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Busy Bee Bakery

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12301 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Inverness, CA 94937
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Dining options: Breakfast

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Nice Morning Treats

We enjoyed a mocha and raspberry turnover. Both were tasty and the service was friendly and welcoming.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2013
Hickman, CA
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San Mateo, California
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Busy Bee Bakery is gone. The space was reclaimed by Perry's Inverness Park Market and is called Gather @ the Market. They are open for dinner Thursday to Sunday.

Thank BlueValhalla
Inverness, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I will review it when I have eaten there , but hear the food is delightful! The chef is part of Perry's regular staff. I have eaten in Perry's for lunch, but the dinner area in the former Busy bee is for dinner only and I have not tried it.

Thank Mary Ann P
san francisco
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80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 via mobile

They have buzzed on to sweeter places and are no longer with us. Perry's Deli is now the sole option here and a wonderful choice for take out or gourmet groceries.

2 Thank mahadana
new york, NY
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Had delicious sticky roll and breads for breakfast when our B&B had crummy choices. Definitely would recommend. Baker was feeding us as well as taking items out of ovens, which was entertaining and reminded us how fresh our food was!

Thank lalflat
Hickman, CA
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155 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We enjoyed a mocha and raspberry turnover. Both were tasty and the service was friendly and welcoming.

Thank KniteRiter
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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166 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We had sandwiches and pastries and all was fine until one party in my group needed to go to the bathroom. It was a portalet! The person was then sorry they ate there thinking how does anyone wash their hands.

Thank TheGoBird
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 486 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

We visited today and wished we hadn't. I had what promised to be a lovely sandwich chicken pesto and walnut, sounded great but in fact was mashed almost blended into a sandwich filling paste with so much mayo (?) it was awful. The service wasn't massively friendly, we have come to expect such good service here in the states and... More 

Thank JohnSunderlandUk
San Jose, California
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

A small space but what a treat. All the pastries made on site; a great spot to stop for breakfast. We especially liked the cinnamon rolls for their size (easy to split!) and the fact they were not over-the-top in icing. And the bearclaws were so good too. Friendly service, great pastries.

Thank Calif_traveler_11
Hayden Lake, Idaho
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Last time, 6 months ago, we were greeted warmly, had a fun conversation and enjoyed generous tasty sandwiches. This time, surly service and sandwiches on day old croissants accompanied by a not very good peanut butter cookie. what a shame.

Thank raggazza1
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141 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We loved this little place! Busy Bee has great coffee and fresh breads and pastries. Eclectic and fun staff! Very helpful!

Thank pjmartin1998

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  • Address: 12301 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Inverness, CA 94937
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: 415-663-9496


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