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Mayfield Bakery & Cafe

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855 El Camino Real Ste 110, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2335
+1 650-853-9200
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“bread” (36 reviews)
“morning buns” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
855 El Camino Real Ste 110, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2335
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Was one of my favorites for a long time. They know how to cook fish. Dinner is better and more interesting than lunches.

Thank cnhhhhhh
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

This bakery has something for everyone ranging from breads, croissants, baked goods and the unbelievably delicious canale. We also love the spinach and cheese bread/croissant. Today we lucked out with a Saturday AM visit and asked about a canale since we didn't see these cuties...More

Thank SueKSanFrancisco
Reviewed April 8, 2017

The quality is really good when there is bread you want. Never seem to have the basics like French stick. Occasionally, often things are over cooked. Been there different time of the day and always seem to be out of stock. I thought Bakers started...More

Thank cuthbrt93
Reviewed March 23, 2017

There are terrific sandwiches here on great breads. They are tasty and delicious. There's a great selection of beverages. The wait staff is very accommodating.

Thank MissMem
Reviewed March 19, 2017

I had there rum raisin bread pudding and it was outstanding. I also had a fried chicken sandwich which was a little to crunchy for me, but the favors were good.

Thank Judy B
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a quick bite before for an early evening event. Easy to get a table, the service was very good, and the food (we both had a BLT sandwich and salad) was good. Recommended.

Thank Gregory M
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Lively and great friendly staff. Our waitress is originally from Michigan and was friendly yet professional. The food esp the bread is wonderful. The grass fed burger was amazing!

Thank MadgeBoston
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

I met a colleague for lunch and the food was really good. Inventive menu and looked like a great bakery (I passed on the bread). The place however was in a shopping center that was extremely busy. I'm glad I found parking so give yourself...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

The name is somewhat misleading....much more than a bakery. Good for all three meals. Excellent coffee. Wonderful avocado toast for breakfast.

Thank Doug H
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Baquettes, madelines, beignets outstanding. In fact, anything from the bakery next door is excellent, along with the cafe baked offerings. But the food was a little too California-yuppie. A little too naturel, a little too pompous, a little too I'm-so-healthy-because-I'm-so-smart kind of food. Another words,...More

Thank SHADDACalifornia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 El Camino Real Ste 110, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2335
    (Embarcadero Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-853-9200
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