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Main Street, Farmville, VA
Monday
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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Description: A French/Belgian style bakery and sandwich shop that makes fresh bread and...
A French/Belgian style bakery and sandwich shop that makes fresh bread and pastries daily. Also sells wine, cheese, and other items. Phone 434-395-1011
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Creative food!

Lunch here makes the trip out to Farmville to look at furniture fun! It does take a while to get your food but it is very good. I had a cup of roasted red pepper smoked gouda soup and half of a sandwich called "The Esteban". It had quince paste, turkey, cheese and was on a toasted baguette... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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Richmond, VA
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Richmond, VA
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Lunch here makes the trip out to Farmville to look at furniture fun! It does take a while to get your food but it is very good. I had a cup of roasted red pepper smoked gouda soup and half of a sandwich called "The Esteban". It had quince paste, turkey, cheese and was on a toasted baguette. Very yummy!... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

This place is run by some folks from the Netherlands (so I was told by a local) and the baguette was absolutely delicious. I was so shocked to find international delights such as quince paste and ginger beer in a small town like Farmville. I ordered the chicken salad sandwich, a hot chocolate and added two short beeswax taper candles... More 

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Amherst, VA
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66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I was shopping in Farmville today, 09/16/2014 and decided to grab lunch at The Bakery. I walked in and there was a female employee standing behind the bakery case. I was focused on her and did not see the blackboard with the menu. I stood there for a minute before she acknowledged me. I asked if she had a menu... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Finding quality food in a small town can sometimes be difficult. The Bakery delivers a sophisticated menu accented by a mature wine and beer selection. I've eaten lunch here twice, and the chef delivered consistently. If your in Farmville, and don't want something deep fried, I highly recommend swinging by the Bakery.

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Farmville, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

It may be a small, eccentric place (check out the upstairs), but it's packed with great cheeses and wines and truly excellent homemade pastries and breads. The sandwiches are the best in town, definitely not mass-produced. Service is slow but that's a reasonable trade off for the quality of the food. Parking is 50 cents per hour, not exactly a... More 

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Farmville, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

I have visited this establishment total of 6 times. The food is just okay. It is not great by any means it's just different. The prices are outrageous. But I would have kept on going back, as I like to support small and local businesses, if it wasn't for this one problem: on all of my 6 visits, I observed... More 

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Farmville, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Went in to get something different. I had to pay to park, which is definitely not a plus. Had to wait on my food and watch the clock because I had to keep feeding the meter.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

You order your sandwich AND THEN they start making it. This is not McDonalds. This is not fast food. This is a real-honest-to-god European bakery. If you ever find yourself in, let's say France, try to get off-tour and go to a real bistro and order a sandwich - you will not be served said sandwich immediately - you will... More 

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

Breakfast and coffee, apparently, but not during normal hours. Had to pay to park to discover they had arbitrarily decided not to open until 10.

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Orange, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

I had a turkey club and my husband had a ham and cheese, each came on an baguette, and were served with a wedding cookie. Both were really good! It did take some time to be served, so if you in a hurry this is not the place to stop. Its a really nice shop and the food was yum,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Farmville, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Farmville

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

A French/Belgian style bakery and sandwich shop that makes fresh bread and pastries daily. Also sells wine, cheese, and other items. Phone 434-395-1011
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm

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