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Kelly's French Bakery

402 Ingalls St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5800
831-423-9059
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Ranked #7 of 327 Restaurants in Santa Cruz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $30
Cuisines: European, Dessert, French, Café
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Kelly's French bakery has great tasting goodies. Had poached eggs on Francese bread, bacon & potatoes, along with coffee and pastries. It is crowded, so come early and wait in line. Eating outside is great, however I noticed that many patrons were bussing their own tables! When the waitress brought our food, she cleared our table but didn't wipe down,... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Every single item on the menu is outstanding - and I think I tried them all. Fresh pastries, with a robust selection of traditional items (breakfast burritos, fresh soups, etc.). The service is excellent, despite the pace they have to keep up. Only downside is that, because it is so good, it gets busy !!! But there is always a... More

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Alabama, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

While on vacation, our wives wanted to stop at a yarn shop, while there we decided to eat at Kelly's French Bakery. My wife and I each had the ham and gruyere grilled cheese sandwich. It was one of the best I have ever had. Very tasty. The service was prompt and since the day was very pleasant, we opted... More

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Ensenada, Mexico
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I had a yummy salade nicoise with fresh seared Ahi that was scrumptious. My partner had a huge, incredible burger with fries. Unfortunately, we did not have room for the amazing looking baked sweets.

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Santa Cruz, CA
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Santa Cruz is blessed with several fine bakeries, and Kelly's is among the best. Located in an upgraded commerical agriculture building, the bakery and the associated shops in the area are classy, and form a nice courtyard where you can enjoy the baked goods and coffee. While we general stick to bran muffins, bagels and coffee for a morning snack,... More

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We love going to Kelly's to have a meal with the family on their outdoor tables. They have a nice area surrounded by small shops, which make the place very kid friendly and relaxing. The food is excellent, with delicious pastries, sandwiches and breakfast dishes. This is a great place for breakfast/brunch, particularly on nice days. Recommended!

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San Jose, CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Stopped here and had lunch. The breaded chicken sandwich is absolutely delicious. Also had a chicken pastry that was out of this world. Pass on the garden salad. It wasn't as fresh as the other stuff. No gluten free options.

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Chiang Mai
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97 reviews 97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This was not my first time at Kelly's. We've had delicious desserts and morning pastries that we brought home from here before. So I am not sure if I was having an off day or it was just what we ordered. We ordered coffee and a morning bun and an apple slipper. I thought the coffee was a little on... More

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Woodland, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We went to Kelly's because of all the great reviews on Trip Advisor. Got there and a line was out the door. No problem. We can wait for great food. However, while standing in line we noticed it's really just like eating in a parking lot. No ambiance at all. Not that this is necessarily a bad thing if you're... More

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Saratoga, ca
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

this nice small bakery is close to Natural Bridges beach. I had roasted eggplant sandwich (wheat bread, roasted bell pepper, cheese and herbs). Tasted great, very fresh. The place is relaxing and lovely. After lunch got some desserts for the afternoon tea at home. Highly recommend it.

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Additional Information about Kelly's French Bakery

Address: 402 Ingalls St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5800
Phone Number: 831-423-9059
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
Average Prices: USD 5 - 30
Cuisine: European, Dessert, French, Café

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