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Patisserie Boissiere

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Mission Between Ocean & 7th, P. O. Box 5925, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-5008
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11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Description: A relaxing and comforting venue modeled after a European chateau where...
A relaxing and comforting venue modeled after a European chateau where tables are thoughtfully spaced and fresh flowers, fireplace, candles and soothing musical notes are integral part of the dining experience. The ambience sets the tone for French country food served with a great deal of care for detail, and pastries baked daily on premises. Dining room is available for private dinner parties.
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  • 123
    Excellent
  • 77
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Lunch Place

This is a place my girlfriends and I always stop at for lunch when we visit Carmel. It has a good selection of offerings. We especially like the Turkey Sandwich. The Onion Soup and the Quiche Lorraine are good. If you want a special treat, try the Chocolate Pudding. I love chocolate and this was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
lessalt
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Merced, California
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Merced, California
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a place my girlfriends and I always stop at for lunch when we visit Carmel. It has a good selection of offerings. We especially like the Turkey Sandwich. The Onion Soup and the Quiche Lorraine are good. If you want a special treat, try the Chocolate Pudding. I love chocolate and this was over-the-top delicious. The atmosphere charming... More 

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Thank lessalt
San Jose, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The bakery looked awesome! Wish we hadn't already purchased a different one because we would have had a ball picking from their beautiful display of authentic French selections. I had the quiche for brunch and it was delicious and my boyfriend had the salmon, which was wonderful as well. Generous portions, cozy and homey environment. Reasonable prices for Carmel.

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Thank Marianne V
Morgan Hill, California
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pastries and coffee beverages are the best in Carmel. Dinner is sub-par for the area. Wait staff is friendly and energetic.

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Thank fastereddie
Santa Clara, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We were lucky to arrive early and get the last table before the line outside developed.at 12noon. Charming stylish small dining room, simple table settings. Quiche, soup and crab/croissant sandwich all excellent, generous portions. The only negative for our visit was the bossy tone of the - waitress or owner? - telling us we had to move one of our... More 

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Thank NicholasSI
Los Osos, California
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126 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We went there for lunch and were very pleased. The house white Burgundy was nice. The Croissant, turkey and cheese was very good but filling. I had the french onion soup which was just like I remember from my days in France. The have a number of home made pastries that all were very inviting.

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Thank Gene H
Carmel Valley, California
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

It is a local favorite place in addition to tourists. Prices are great too, not killing your pocket. They also offer a large amount of backed goods for desert and make me wanting to eat it all. I recommend to visit this place.

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Thank CaliforniaGirl5555
San Leandro, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

We always enjoy our meals here. Small but with lots of charm. Romantic. I wouldn't recommend it for families with small children unless they're exceptionally well behaved. Good menu with a nice selection of pastries as well.

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Thank jericoliz
Ocala, Florida, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

We came in on a Sunday evening expecting not much. We had no reservations anywhere. Stopped at 2 other places one was over an hour wait the other could offer nothing at all. At Patisserie Boissiere we were greeted and sat very quickly. Ordered and the service was great. No time at all we had our appetizers. Dinner followed and... More 

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Thank Nataliya D
Magdy I, Owner at Patisserie Boissiere, responded to this review

Hello Nataliya, Thank you for choosing to dine with us. I'm very glad you enjoyed your dinner and service. It was very nice of you to post such a kind review. Magdy More 

San Francisco, California
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

We came here after dinner at the flying fish grill downstairs. All we want were coffee and dessert. The people were truly nice and welcomed us in. The service was quick and friendly and the raspberry triangle was very nice.

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Thank J L
San Francisco, California
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Delicious! they serve all day and have a great pastry case. I had quiche and it was yummy. Husband had French onion soup which was really good. I will go back for sure next time.

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Thank justgo64

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mission Between Ocean & 7th, P. O. Box 5925, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-5008

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 26
  • Cuisine: French, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic

Description

A relaxing and comforting venue modeled after a European chateau where tables are thoughtfully spaced and fresh flowers, fireplace, candles and soothing musical notes are integral part of the dining experience. The ambience sets the tone for French country food served with a great deal of care for detail, and pastries baked daily on premises. Dining room is available for private dinner parties.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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