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Eileen's Bakery & Cafe

1115 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3815
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Ranked #52 of 360 Restaurants in Fredericksburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Fri 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Even duing Restaurant Week. We had their $10.15 offering of soup, salad, drink and dessert. Although the split pea/ham soup was a little salty, overall the entire meal was well-prepared and good-tasting. This is a great spot to go for breakfast or lunch with a lot of variety in their offerings.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This is a great place for a really good breakfast, brunch or lunch. The food is delicious. You order in a line and hopefully someone is in front of you so you can take your time reviewing all the options. It is a little too expensive to go there with regularity but for the occassional treat, it really can't be... More 

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Midlothian, Virginia, United States
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

I stopped in to get a sandwich on a recommendation and was very underwhelmed. The staff acted like they didn't want to be there and acted like they were frustrated that I asked questions. I have a few food allergies so I ask questions. I wanted to build my own sandwich but was informed that service was done for the... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I am a local who enjoys Eileens but in the interests of "equal time" I will list my opinion and that of one of my friends. I like standing in line for the food, the variety of tasty casual sandwiches and dishes they offer, and sitting outside in their backyard when the weather is pleasant. When I have to sit... More 

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United States
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214 reviews 214 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Eileen's Bakery and Café has soups, sandwiches, wraps, and desserts, and you can get sandwiches grilled. They also have a build your own sandwich option, which worked well for me. We had chile corn chowder and a half sandwich for lunch. Hubby liked his buffalo chicken wrap--we were trying to figure out the flavors, something slightly nutty we thought, it... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I haven't been in a year or so, but I enjoyed having lunch at Eileen's and plan to go back. Fresh-made sandwiches, soups and other tasty items are served in a converted (no pun!) church house that is decorated in a quaint fashion. Some items have a gourmet flair. Price is reasonable.

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Washington, DC
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Really good food but disappointed they cut off their WiFi and even blocked off the electric outlets so I don't go here anymore. I used to bring clients for meetings 2 to 3 times per week and but can't do it without WiFi - for the $20 bucks a month they saved on power and WiFi they lost about $200/month... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Recently took my daughter here for lunch and met my mother. We thought the food was quite good. Mom had two salads (green and cauliflower), which she said were quite tasty. My turkey sandwich was very good. The shortbread we ate for dessert was excellent! We sat inside...the few tables outside were occupied. The only thing I felt was a... More 

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Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Very pleasant spot with good food, interesting choices and an excellent bakery. It is self service so we ordered at the counter and then sat outside. The coconut cupcake was memorable and the sandwich and salad selections were varied and creative. It is right in town next to the library so it's very convenient.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We visited Fredericksburg for the first time over this past weekend. We made better time on the roads than we thought we would, so we were looking for a spot for breakfast. The first place we tried (that was highly rated on TA) was nothing more than a glorified Starbucks so we were looking for an alternative. Outside of the... More 

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Additional Information about Eileen's Bakery & Cafe

Address: 1115 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3815
Phone Number: 540-372-4030
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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