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Jeannine's Bakery

3607 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 687-8701
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Ranked #29 of 442 Restaurants in Santa Barbara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Family Fare
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

We returned to this cafe, and had good egg dishes, but were disappointed to see the fine gluten-free options were missing. The excellent baker must have moved to another venue. Still a good eat, but not a stand-out.

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This place is awesome, we over ordered and waddled out of this place but totally worth it. Huge selection on the breakfast menu, wanted to try everything. Everything we did try was super delicious. You may have to wait but it's totally worth it. We loved it so much we went to their sister cafe in Montecito the next morning.

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

once more, very friendly staff. My husband was so happy with the Kahlua Banana French toast that we went back for it the next day. The Kids had smilies on there pancakes and my samosa was gorgeous. If we didn't love so far away we'd eat there a lot.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Excellent cinnamon rolls. We followed with the breakfast burrito and banana French toast. Burrito was nicely presented but unseasoned chopped tomato filling made it a little bland. Side of guacamole was exquisite. They only have canned drinks, which was a disappointment for this fountain soda fan. French toast was bursting with flavor. The seating system is confusing and undocumented: ordering... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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83 reviews 83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My husband and I were visiting our son in SB recently and he took us to Jeannine's for brunch. We also took the family dog which is one of the things I liked about it. Summary: 1. Food: very tasty 2. Value: pricey but nice for a treat 3. Service: mostly self serve, but slow 4. Atmosphere: nice outdoor seating,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Expensive compared to other breakfast destinations but very nice. Did not like the queuing system to place orders line moved quickly and efficiently but would be better if table service. Food was very nice and good selection . Would return. I would like to have tried it for lunch. Staff friendly décor good.

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San Jose, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Jeannine's is a tiny bit out of the way if you're visiting SB from all the action of the beaches and lower State Street. It might take you 15 minutes by car but it will be worth the trip for sure. I didn't try any of the cake or baked goods but they looked wonderful. I did sit down and... More

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Sedona AZ
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70 reviews 70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We made our minds up to have a good breakfast before hitting the road back to AZ, we picked the right place. Obviously a local favorite with the well heeled, not a Denny's thank goodness. Coffee was delicious and so was the salmon Benedict and of course fresh fruit. Cute little place just don't look in the pastry case, or... More

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Irvine, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Healthy and delicious choices for breakfast, with a pet friendly outdoor patio. Friendly staff. Given the quality, expect it to be a bit crowded, especially on weekends.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Jeannine's, two blocks off State St., is airy, comfortable and laid back. It was just what I needed. Healthy California food and delicious-looking pastries. I lingered over my lunch with my Kindle and was left alone. I left replete and refreshed .

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