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Copenhagen Bakery & Cafe

1216 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4128
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Ranked #7 of 149 restaurants in Burlingame
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Coffee Shop
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Lorton
Transit: 1/2 block from Burlingame Ave. Cal Train Station
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79% Recommend
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English first
Salinas, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This review is based on two visits in the past six months, once for breakfast and once for lunch. We were a party of four, both times visiting with our son and daughter-in-law, who like the place a lot. We ordered at the counter and had a brief wait for our food to arrive each time -- pretty good service... More

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Lafayette, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The pastry can be a bit hit or miss. Ours was pretty good. The tea selection is a bit weak as well. However, the variety of pastries, and their old-world authenticity and appearance is impressive. And too, on a mild day in Burlingame, nothing beats a sidewalk table there. The service is pretty good also, not great, but nice. The... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I have head the pleasure of eating at this establishment more than once over the passed few years. I will caveat this review by saying that I have only been here for dinner. Their menu has many different choices. All of the entrees we have ordered are delicious. The meal pricing is fair and they have a small but also... More

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Burlington, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Great place for a breakfast in Burlingame. The pastries are fantastic! Ordered a full breakfast and was delivered prompt and cooked perfectly. Great coffee and cookies/cakes as well.

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San Mateo, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I go here when I want something sweet. The pastries are nice, and being able to sit outside and enjoy them is a plus. They are not cheap, but not the most expensive, either.

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San Francisco area, CA
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80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have lived in this area for many years, 45 +. This is the best bakery for miles around! They have amazing little pastries, individual desserts, cakes, etc. Nothing is even mediocre. All top quality! I have had the pleasure of having lunch here numerous times, their sandwiches and salads do not disappoint either. Very good quality. Dinner is amazing... More

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Foster City, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Sweets galore . This place has amazing pastries & fresh made ice cream . They also have food here to but I come for the little pieces of heaven the sweets yummy!!!! Only negative would be service usually a long line or servers not to friendly wish they were a little more welcoming . Staff needs to be friendlier .... More

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San Mateo, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Copenhagen has breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. It also is a very good bakery, their breads and pastries are delicious. We often go for brunch, however they are transformed into a dinner restaurant with white table cloths and a flower on the table. Great for families dog friendly with outside seating food is always fresh and staff very helpful.

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Burlingame, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love their breads and although I am not a big sugar fan and try to avoid it as much as possible this place does by far provides the best of the best deserts. Eating here is a plus, love their Salmon dishes and the portions are pretty generous too. When in the mood for just that bran muffin this... More

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San Francisco
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a good solid place to come for coffee, danish, lunch, and any baking needs you might have. The Asian Chicken Salad is one of the best. Breakfasts are good and made to order. It's a good meeting spot on the avenue with room inside and out. On nice days, it's pleasant to sit out front.

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