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420 Mary Esther Cut Off NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
+1 850-244-2848
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7:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout, Dessert

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  • 28
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  • 14
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  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Stop the delicious madness!!!!

First impression was no parking spots available which made me to think, ok this place must be delicious! Got in and lucked out by getting a table for 4 right away. It took a little while to get our order in but the waitress who was handling the entire floor was super busy but super nice and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Matt W
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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

First impression was no parking spots available which made me to think, ok this place must be delicious! Got in and lucked out by getting a table for 4 right away. It took a little while to get our order in but the waitress who was handling the entire floor was super busy but super nice and helpful. She had... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Having enjoyed many lunches in the company of this restaurant, I wish to share what I think of their food. From the fresh bread used to the soups and salads, the tastes are always the best where you can tell high quality ingredients are not the exception but the rule. Thanks to the owner and staff, hope to see you... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This place came highly recommended by a pastry chef we know in Nashville. So, while vacationing, we decided to venture out and give it a try. Wow, we loved it...such a cute place. They have such delicious homemade pastries and desserts, and it's family owned. We also loved the coffee drinks. This was such a treat. If you're in the... More 

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Ft Walton Beach FL
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47 reviews 47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

You'll drive by this place 5 times before noticing it, but it's worth seeking out! Fantastic baguette's and croissants and the dessert items are extremely good as well. The place is neat as can be (unusual in FWB) and the staff very helpful and friendly. They supply breads to several restaurants as well, you may have had their product and... More 

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have been a fan of Bon Appetit since it first opened. At last our area had true French pastries from top quality ingredients; true European sumptuous and beautifully presented delights. The large variety makes it difficult to choose which pastry to order. I love the Black Forest cake and the eclairs are delicious. I have tried every pastry and... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Lots of variety under the glass, and it is all good! Good coffee as well and we are a bit snobby about our coffee.

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

I'm a baker of French pastries and while visiting the area wanted to give this 35 year old location a try. I was blown over by the options, quality, and overall deliciousness. We didn't try the breads but I'm sure they are wonderful. They also serve lunch and grab and go salads. Ou la la - this is a must... More 

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

If you love chocolate. You have to just try this place for their flourless chocolate cake. Just one slice is enough for 2 to share for an amazing treat. Be sure to get some of their freshly brewed espresso to go along with it. Bon Appetit is one of the most underated bakeries in the area. It is family owned.... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The desserts are definitely more French, the desserts don't taste overly sugary. The lemon tart is amazing, and the tiramasu is the best I've ever had. I'll go out of my way to get an assorted box of sweets for friends. Well worth the visit.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good food and desserts. This is the place I go for French macaroons. While the service is never warm or friendly by a waitress that has been there for years and years I still go back for the French macaroons. A change in wait staff would make this restaurant top notch. This restaurant has been around for more years than... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 420 Mary Esther Cut Off NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-244-2848

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 8
  • Cuisine: Bakery
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 2:00 pm

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