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La Bonne Bouchee

12344 Olive Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63141
(314) 576-6606
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Ranked #212 of 2,537 restaurants in Saint Louis
Price range: $0 - $6
Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Bakery, French
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Saint Louis, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I was craving a good baguette, and thought I'd try one here. I stopped by today and I was disappointed from the moment I grabbed the limp baguette-shaped bread off the counter. I was hoping that a few minutes in the oven would resurrect it, but I was mistaken. I hadn't been here in a long time and I doubt... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Went here to pick up a birthday cake but there were too many great choices to choose just one. So we decided to get seven different slices instead. Loved the German chocolate mousse the best but they were all delicious. In my dreams I wished they came in a low calorie version.

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Visited La Bonne Bouchee for business lunch on July 29th - never again! Was seated inside but told we were open to moving outside if the noise was too loud. It was and we did - big mistake. After around 15 minutes we flagged the hostess down to indicate that we had not seen a server. She indicated that there... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I love pastries and French cuisine! The dessert options are endless to take home. I absolutely love this place. I met the owner once, years ago he'd go around from table to table ensuring customer satisfaction. It's amazing to see all the differents desserts made on site.

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Wichita, Kansas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The pastries here are excellent and most of the food is very good as well. The eggs Benedict, ham and Swiss croissant, and French onion soup are standouts.

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MISSOURI
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Wonderful pastries and fantastic food! French onion soup is some of the best! Great dinner as well! The house Dijon dressing is also fantastic!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The eggs benedict maybe the best ever. The hollandaise sauce was truly home made and OUTSTANDING ! The French bread and croissant were awsome. This an established restaurant and bakery that I forgot about. I AM BACK.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Took my daughters here for lunch and enjoyed delicious french onion soup, salad, huge croissant sandwiches filled with the best chicken salad I've had in ages & rich desserts. Had to stop at the bakery on our way out, for a box of macaroons, hand picked out of a choice of dozens of flavors. What a treat! The service was... More

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St Louis, MO
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We had dinner here valentine's Day and it was outstanding. We started with shrimp cocktail and it was a very generous portion of jumbo shrimp. The strawberry salad was delicious. We had the roasted half duck and it was wonderful along with the asparagus the ratatouille and the roasted potatoes. Dessert was fabulous with The selection of French pastries. I... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We've been to La Bonne Bouchee for breakfast (and it is excellent), but this time we took guests for lunch. The French Onion Soup is easily the best I have had, a rich soup, tasty onions, and lots of cheese. Among us, we enjoyed the Salad Nicoise, Croque Monsieur, some sort of seafood in pastry, and the pick two. The... More

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