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Champagne Bakery Cafe & Bistro

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12265 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130-4095
+1 858-792-2222
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Stockton, California
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120 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ordered Chicken Florentine Crepes and Croque Monsieur sandwich. Both were light and tasty. Service was excellent This is a great place for a light lunch with very good coffee and a French flair. There is a bakery on site that looked tempting too.

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Thank Adnora
San Diego, California
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616 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I go regularly there for coffee and pastry. The cinnamon rolls are outstanding. The service is excellent, and the setting is tasteful. They serve lunch and dinner there, but I am mostly a morning customer.

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Thank baltoro
San Diego
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Good food at fair prices. Best to eat outside if weather permits as interior is quite noisy. Prices at bakery keep going up and many items are not worth the cost. Coffee drink prices are competitive. Ask for salad with breakfast croissant if you don't want potatoes or to pay tbe surcharge for fruit.

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Thank BarryBSanDiego
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I found this bakery on the way back from Torrey pines reserve. Went there for breakfast and tried the French baked goodies with French hot chocolate. Loved the breakfast so much that I went there for lunch same day. Food was served fresh, portion size was enough and staff was very friendly. I was very happy to find deserts which... More 

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Thank Kavita B
San Diego, California
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616 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Though they serve meals here, I only go for pastry and coffee.Yesterday we had a Napoleon, which was terrific. The cinnamon roles are also delicious, as is the freshly baked bread.

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Thank baltoro
Vista, California
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 November 2016

So good I went twice in one week. The breakfast brioche and the pesto chicken salad with their homemade potato salad, were the essence of great brunch food. Outdoor seating by the water fountain under the trees, for well deserved relaxation. The pastries, and custardy goodness rounds out your visit with just the right amounts of indulgence.

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Thank TMEC123
San Diego, CA
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96 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent boulangerie, but also good for a light lunch or a hearty breakfast, the strawberry pancake being the most delicious sweet you'll ever taste. Good service all day long.

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Thank fredyair
San Luis Obispo, California
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144 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Saturday morning breakfast at the Bistro was a treat. The wait staff was very attentive, never letting the water or coffee get low and always checking on us, which doesn't always happen elsewhere. (the coffee is very good!) Ordered an omelet which comes with potatoes and fresh bread, both delicious. When the cheese I ordered was left off my omelet... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We came here after the next door snooze had a 1.5 hour wait and we decided to pass. We don't regret the decision for a second. Although the place was packed, the service was great and the food was very good. Highly recommended.

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Thank Assaf K
San Diego, California
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85 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This French bakery/cafe is situated in Del Mar Highlands mall. on a sunday morning, we thought of trying this cafe - we chose indoor seating as outside was too hot (summer time). we had Chicken panini Sandwich and Chicken Florentine Crepes. I loved Panini sandwich specially their peso sauce, delicious! we also opted for Creme Brulee as desert....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Cafe, French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12265 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130-4095
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-792-2222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?