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Copenhagen Bakery & Cafe

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Coffee Shop, Bakeries
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1216 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4128 (Lorton)
1/2 block from Burlingame Ave. Cal Train Station
650-342-1357
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Today
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good selection!

This place is great, the selection of European style baked goods is amazing. Their sit-down breakfast is good too, pretty basic, but I am still a repeat customer.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

This place is great, the selection of European style baked goods is amazing. Their sit-down breakfast is good too, pretty basic, but I am still a repeat customer.

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Fair Oaks, California
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125 reviews 125 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I seem to remember that my food was pretty good but it took forever to get it and most of the wait staff seemed pretty aloof. Part of the order was wrong... I remember that much. It wasn't worth the pain of trying to explain how to make it right so we accepted what we were given. I'd go there... More 

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Burlingame, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I have been going there for more than 15 years whenever I crave for their bake goods, especially Cheese Danish and Princess cake. Throughout years, I tried many other cakes and pastries, which are showcased beautifully in a glass cases, and those two became my favorites. Also, their sandwiches and salads are good and satisfying for lunch in the warm,... More 

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Burlingame, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

You will enjoy the cafe style ordering where you can see what casual dining items you'd like, chose inside or sidwalk seating & be sure to consider a pastry to go. Family owned for decades.

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San Juan Islands, Washington
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209 reviews 209 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Good food, especially their delicious bakery items. Sat outside for lunch with two kids, very good service, all was perfect.

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Burlingame, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Dinner here is like eating at Oma's. The food has a european flare and it is like a great home cooked dinner. The schnitzel is always good. The veal marsala is also delicious. The rolls of course are terrific since you are in a magnificent bakery.

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I have been a loyal patron of Copenhagen for many years. Lately, my disappointments have been piling up. So I'm scratching this bakeshop from my list of favorites. I placed an order for a Turkey cake in dark chocolate ganache. I've tried it before and I liked it. The lady who took my order said that the other Turkey cakes... More 

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Burlingame, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

out for a walk in Burlingame one night with my wife. The streets and sidewalks were under repair and we didn't think we could find a decent place open that was in our area. We walked into the Copenhagen Bakery… OMG the smells are the first thing that hits you. Next, your looking for two seats before there is no... More 

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Burlingame, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Danish pastry at Copenhagen Bakery is outstanding. A few years ago we went to Copenhagen and visited their best bakeries. It was amazing to learn that our home town bakery is as good as the real Copenhagen's top bakery.

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San Rafael, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Nice, fresh food and not too pricey. Would definitely return. I can see how this has been successful for 30 years. It looks like they have a loyal clientele and it's very popular with the locals.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1216 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4128
    (Lorton)
  • Public Transportation: 1/2 block from Burlingame Ave. Cal Train Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: 650-342-1357

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bakeries

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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