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French Bakery & Delicatessen

4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
+1 757-625-4936
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible36%
22 Jul 2017
“Excellent food , a bit pricey”
25 Jul 2016
“Do NOT walk away....RUN AWAY from this place!!!!!!!”
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French, Cafe, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Yum!! A little pricey but no additives and you can taste it . Chocolate cake was delicious and the croissants too. Espresso was fabulous . And the rose petal mousse may not be for everyone but it was fresh and unique and tasty

Thank KASL123
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fast talkin' owner....gets you off guard....and then goes "in for the kill." I swear. I went in to buy some "thank you" treats for my doctors office staff. He took me in the back room for a "taste" of his éclair filling, all the while...More

1  Thank PBA1117
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Expectations were low when I walked in, hoping the production of a solid baguette would offset deficiencies notes in other reviews. The other bad reviews are spot on...no need for me to repeat. I went with what they pushed, the pastrami with an orange donut...More

2  Thank OntheRoadwithJoe
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This place is a perfect example of not to judge a book by its' cover. One of the best hot pastrami sandwiches I have every had!

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

$9.50 for a grease laden "fresh" fig apple peach tart...espresso was not bad for small cup $4.50. Owner kept trying to sell perserves and last package of fresh figs...even after I politely said maybe later. Personally not my cup of tea..er..coffee.

1  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 6 August 2014

In the early 70's my hubby & I would stop at the French Bakery for sweets before our visit to the Zoo. I was much surprised to discover- ( we live in Northern Chesapeake) they are still open and still make the same beloved Orange...More

3  Thank JoAnn113
Reviewed 4 January 2014

We ordered oyster stew, sandwiches, creme horns and fruit cake $110 Ok to pay if good Oyster stew 2 oysters plus full of bread soaked in milk Pastrami was fatty and average Saving the fruitcake for later Creme horn filling tasted like wedding cake frosting...More

2  Thank stevegO5076DS
Reviewed 13 December 2013

But if you are interested in quirky good food, pricey, in a funky, throw-back little place... it is a must. Norfolk native and haven't been? Shame on you! Order the soup - whatever it is that day... and try it out. Have fun and engage...More

2  Thank Jhsoulen
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Ok, that was the best I can say. Good, not great and certainly NOT worth what we paid. I was craving a French horn.....but $7.50 for a French horn that didnt have pastry cream, but more of a shortening buttercream filling. My friend went with...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Bought an cocconut chocolate pastry. Clerk - the owner - put apple pie filling on it. Really??? This seems like a bakery from outer space. OMG -what planet is he from. And unbelievely pricey. Mind boggling awful!!!

Thank Katherine S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4108 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504-1108
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-625-4936
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