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Le Fournil Ltd Bakery & Catering

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3230 Eastlake Ave E, Ste A, Seattle, WA 98102-3885
206-328-6523
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7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 17
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 6
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Vive la France

Thank goodness for this little piece of France in my neighborhood. Though its tiny, the food packs a mighty authentic taste of France! My favorites are any of the quiches or the fruit tartes. Make some new friends at the long tables that everyone can share and sit, back, eat and enjoy while... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
Sara J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Thank goodness for this little piece of France in my neighborhood. Though its tiny, the food packs a mighty authentic taste of France! My favorites are any of the quiches or the fruit tartes. Make some new friends at the long tables that everyone can share and sit, back, eat and enjoy while pretending you are at a sidewalk cafe... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I come to Le Fournil every time I am in town, always hoping to be impressed by the French pastries. Sadly, I never am. However, I always enjoy their lunch special which I think is a really decent meal for $8.99. It includes a nice big sandwich or salad or quiche with a 12 oz drink and a dessert of... More 

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Queenstown, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Fresh breakfast sandwiches and pastries. Excellent service. Wonderful place well worth the visit. Prices are very reasonable and their coffee is outstanding

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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love the chocolate tart. Ordered it twice for birthday celebrations! The chocolate eclair is delicious too.

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River Falls, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We tried this place 8AM on a Saturday morning and it was overflowing with local residents.... A sure sign it has excellent quality and service. I must concur this establishment is among the best anywhere in the world for pastries and coffee. I have eaten croissants in Italy and in France and they are equally as fresh and tasty here.... More 

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Port Townsend, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Friendly, fast service to go along with incredible pastries! Sure wish my diet would allow me to go there everyday!!

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Um, this was a major letdown. The pastries (almond croissant and pain au chocolat) are not good. They are very doh-y and not light at all. My friend and I were there for lunch after having traveled to France and it wasn't really possible to compare the pastries to those you can get anywhere in France. The salad, on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Nicholas Pare is a god in the flour world! His little bakery makes and supplies Seattle with some of the best French delicacies this side of the Atlantic. They must be eaten to understand how incredible his bread, pastries, sandwiches and other fare are, as words alone don't do them any justice.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Living in Seattle, I am an admitted coffee snob. Being a foodie, I also like great pastries. Especially French. But it's relatively difficult to find a place that does both truly well. Le Fournil is just such a place. Espresso drinks are done by a dedicated barista with some nice dense foam and foam art on top. They use Cafe... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

This spot is a little tricky to find. The pastries are good, but definitely not the best in Seattle.

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Additional Information about Le Fournil Ltd Bakery & Catering

Address: 3230 Eastlake Ave E, Ste A, Seattle, WA 98102-3885
Phone Number: 206-328-6523
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: French, Coffee Shop, Bakeries

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3230 Eastlake Ave E, Ste A, Seattle, WA 98102-3885
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: 206-328-6523

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: French, Coffee Shop, Bakeries
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?