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Village Baking Company & Cafe

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1700 McHenry Ave Ste 18, Modesto, CA 95350-4319
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7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is the best! I bought a ton of fancy baked goods just for myself and they were excellent!! It is definitely my guilty pleasure. So many different beautiful edible treats.

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Thank Mostlyitsmychi
Ripon, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

They have THE BEST carrot cake I have ever eaten. Their cookies are also amazing. I have never been disappointed with the bakery. I have ordered a sandwich and was not impressed, nothing special about it.

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Thank Amber O
Modesto, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

My favourite shopping center in Modesto, and in fact, the one I patronise weekly, is McHenry Village. It goes without saying that when I want a drink or little snack, or have to meet a friend or professional associate for a quick coffee or lunch or business, Village Baking Co. is where I go. It is conveniently located a couple... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

I love the customer service at this place. I go there at least once a week and the employees are very friendly. The macaroons are very good and their iced coffee is pretty good. Very clean place with a variety of sweets and sandwiches.

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Thank Renewed316
Modesto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The bakery has some wonderfully sweet goodies but is pricey for what you get. I ordered a dozen almond tea cookies and six snicker doodles. Total $18. Will be buying my cookies somewhere else. The service is very slow as it took me fifteen minutes to get those cookies and out the door. No one in front of me.

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Thank Pat C
fresno
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

This was a great little find while on business trip in Modesto . A great bakery, coffee shop and cafe. The quiche and salads were great. The bakery items were a hit with the staff. The bakery has very homey sweets to very elegant sweets. The staff were very friendly. I needed the bakery items packaged separately and they did... More 

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Thank lj714
Exeter, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The bakery is the star of this Restaurant. They have many unique and beautiful bakery items. fresh baked breads, pastries, cake and also do special occasion cakes. They have a section for coffee of all kinds that I did not try. We stopped for lunch. We had the soup and salad and a few paninni's. The sandwiches were fresh and... More 

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Thank Chris T
San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

this was so much more than just a quick coffee stop. This is a full bakery with a mouth-watering array of gorgeous treats. My husband and I had a bear claw, a one inch meringue pie (great for a tiny taste), a peanut butter ball, and coffee drinks. They had their deli salads prepared for the day and I ordered... More 

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Thank tapestries
Modesto, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Village Baking Company does have great pastries and baked goodies; however, they are expensive. As far as lunch, the sandwiches are way overpriced. (Unless I just ordered the wrong thing!) I got a tuna sandwich on sliced wheat and it came with a small cookie and it was $9.00! To top it off, there was barely enough tuna to cover... More 

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Thank soulsisters
Modesto, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

First time visit to the Village Baking Company & Cafe as it is one of the few independant bakeries in the city limits. Service was extremely fast and courteous. Selection of pastries was just as impressive. Prices are reasonable to the high end for 'gourmet' dessert specialities but they did offer delicious-looking cookies at $.80/each as a starting point. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 McHenry Ave Ste 18, Modesto, CA 95350-4319
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?