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Denoel French Pastry Shop - CLOSED


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Reviewed September 23, 2014

So sad to advise that this wonderful French pastry café has closed it's doors for good. But let's face it after 48 years supplying St Augustine with it's wonderful pastries I think both Guy and Christine DeNoel deserve a well earned rest. Thank you for...More

Date of visit: September 2014
6  Thank k9mummy
Reviewed July 20, 2014

Many years ago while on vacation in St Augustine, we stayed at the Secret Garden B&B where the owner every morning would bring us fresh croissants and pastries from this delightful French Pastry shop, today is the first time we have ever been into the...More

Date of visit: July 2014
1  Thank k9mummy
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Before Guy and Christine DeNoel opened their St. Augustine place in 1966, Guy DeNoel was brought over from Belgium to be the French pastry chef for Jackie Kennedy. (Yes, he's that good.) Light and flaky croissants, French bread made to order for weekend pickup, and...More

Date of visit: June 2014
2  Thank D H
Reviewed June 18, 2014

Had a delicious croissant sandwich and a small fresh fruit salad after visiting El Galeon. Pleasant surroundings, but needs a major overhaul. The newspaper clippings and trinkets are nice, however, placing them into shadowboxes or behind plexi glass would give them a new life. But,...More

Date of visit: July 2013
1  Thank Marybeth K
Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

They have a great croissant sandwiches! So flaky and buttery. Friendly staff and cute decor. Remember to bring cash because they don't take anything else!

Thank Alie82
Reviewed March 2, 2014

My wife and I ate here based on Tripadvisor recommendations. The very basic sandwich menu was excellent because of the quality ingredients. I had the chicken salad sandwich and my wife had chicken salad in a tomato. The chicken was well prepared and mine was...More

Date of visit: March 2014
3  Thank wilmtrvler
Reviewed February 5, 2014

My wife and I have been to Denoel several times in the past and it's one of favorite places for pastries, coffee and maybe a light lunch now and then. They have been there for 47 years and still have the original chef. The quality...More

Date of visit: February 2014
1  Thank rodneytherock
Reviewed January 24, 2014

charming and set firmly in the 1950s, this is a piece of authentic un-modernised Belgium in the more or less faux town of St Augustine as per usual - early get the best pastries and patisserie - great to catch up on cycling and European...More

Date of visit: December 2013
1  Thank jog665
Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

Delicious and beautiful, old world pastry shop. Certainly worth a visit! Very friendly staff too! Totally enjoyable!

Thank NRF2442
Reviewed January 3, 2014

I have been coming to Denoel since I was a child and absolutely love the pastries. I have tried to find ones that were better but have not been able to so far. It is a must when I go to St. Augustine.

Date of visit: November 2013
1  Thank faxymama
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