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San Juan Bakery & Grocery

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319 3rd, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
831-623-4570
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just happened by this quaint little bakery. Went inside and tried their blueberry doughnut...Oh my very yummy. We also bought some cookies ...which turned out to be good. Cannot wait to go there again.

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Thank Darcy H
San Juan Bautista, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The bakery is one of the oldest commercial buildings in town and for many as big a local landmark as Mission San Juan Bautista. The current owners have revived the recipes that made the bakery famous -- from the days when Ansel Adams would drive in from Carmel every week to buy his favorite bread. Personal favorite? Blueberry doughnuts served... More 

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Thank Robert E
Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

We popped in to take a peak because it was very appealing. Our purchase of an apple turnover and a few (ah hem) magic bars was delicious. They also offered other pastries and breads that were equally as tempting. If you take the main drag on to see the Mission at San Juan Batista, you'll miss the small block of... More 

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Thank Isabella S
Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

This plae is it! My friend suggested to visit after the mission. I was so curious since her aunt make it a point to stop here on the way home to Fresno from Carmel. Voila! I was not disappointed. If bread is vitamin I would have bought all of their baked goods that day. The place is squeaky clean and... More 

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Thank marion93722
San Juan Bautista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Great local bakey with lots of pastries, homemade doughnuts, and a variety of sweet and savory breads. We loved the heaven bites- filled doughnut holes!

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Thank Rebecca S
Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

We went to San Juan Bakery. The outside was decorated for the Christmas holiday season. We purchased some peanut butter cookies. We also purchased an ice tea. Service was good. The bakery is located on 3rd street, which is the main shopping and dining street in San Juan Bautista.

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Thank mini
Chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

I love almond poppy seed muffins but they are difficult to find. This bakery had almond poppy seed bread! It was delicious!

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Santa Maria, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This bakery located in a historic building on 3rd Street has delicious pastries and sweet breads. The place was crowded and it took awhile to be waited on.

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Thank 805hiker
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The Bakery has been at that location since before I was born in 1949. Growing up it was the town bakery and over the years has been an outstanding business. Currently the present owners offer more variety of breads than in back the 1950s. They make great apricot pie and the other bakery items are tasty. When I visit family... More 

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Thank George A. J
Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

After a long day of browsing the stores and shops, this was a welcomed break. The bakery items are delicious and their 3 cookies for a dollar is a great deal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 3rd, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Juan Bautista
  • Phone Number: 831-623-4570

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?