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Beach Pea Baking Co

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FINE CAKES‏
Triple Chocolate
Dark chocolate ganache between two layers of chocolate cake
Sealed with chocolate buttercream and finished with a poured ganache with a crown of chocolate buttercream leaves.
Encore Cake
Four layers of chocolate cake, separated by alternating layers of white chocolate cream cheese frosting and ganache
Finished with dark chocolate shavings.
Tuxedo Cake
Two layers of chocolate cake surrounding a layer of fresh strawberries. Sealed with a white chocolate cream cheese frosting and finished with a ganache drip.
Note: these products are available seasonally only and prices will vary with market prices.
Almond Raspberry
Layers of almond cake filled with raspberry whipped cream and frosted with a white chocolate cream cheese frosting.
Almond Mocha Ganache
Almond cake, filled with a coffee whipped cream, sealed with chocolate buttercream and finished with a ganache pour.
Almond Berry
Two layers of almond cake separated by a layer of fresh strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries, finished with a white chocolate cream cheese frosting.
Note: these products are available seasonally only and prices will vary with market prices.
ARTISAN BREADS
Ciabatta
A classic‏ italian bread known for a great crust and a silky, soft crumb that is open and irregular
This is a great bread for your dinner table or for dipping in olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
Ciabattina
Just a little ciabatta, perfect for one. It makes a great sandwich roll or large dinner roll.
Rosemary Bâtard
Traditional white‏ french dough with the subtle taste and aroma of dried rosemary leaves.
Roasted Garlic Boule
Whole garlic‏ cloves are roasted golden and sweet and added to a white french dough
Shaped into a round, it’s great for sandwiches and toast.
Country French
A blend of whole wheat, rye, and unbleached white flour creates a bread that is perfect for soups and sandwiches.
Baguette
A light, open, irregular crumb and a great crust.
Keep it simple and make it great.
Fougasse
Rosemary adds a twist to this classic provençal flat bread. Irresistibly delicious, beautiful, and aromatic, it makes for a great bread to share with friends and family.
SPECIALTY BREADS‏
Semolina
Durum flour gives this bread it’s unique sweet, nutty flavor and soft, irregular crumb with a golden crust of white and black sesame.
Focaccia
This soft and chewy flatbread is dressed with basil, oregano, parmesan, and sea salt.
100% Organic Sourdough
Our very own natural “starter” made from organic grapes and raisins leaven this bread.
Brioche Loaves and Buns
This bread is studded with golden raisins and dried cranberries, rolled in cinnamon sugar before baking and finished with a citrus glaze.
One pound loaves or 4 ounce buns.
Country Levain
A blend of whole wheat, rye, and unbleached white flour leavened with our natural starter and studded with walnuts.
Harvest Loaf
Our natural sour leavening culture with a mix of rye and unbleached, unbromated white flour.
This dough contains orange juice-soakd cranberries, wild rice, rye chops, cracked wheat, and corn meal incoporated throughout to make a hearty, aromatic delight.
Oatmeal Bâtard
A blend of whole wheat and white flours. Cooked oats, toasted oats, and honey give this loaf a hearty aroma and rich texture.
The batârd is rolled once more in oats before baking for a pleasing finish.
SMALL DESSERTS
éclair
Traditionally prepared‏ with choux paste, pastry cream and chocolate ganache. A perfectly balanced individual treat!
Bon Bombs
A decadent dessert for one; this small chocolate bomb is filled with pistachio cream, raspberries and chocolate mousse atop a layer of our rich chocolate cake.
Trifle
A large parfait with layers of cake, berries, and whipped cream.
Chocolate Decadence
A rich,‏ dark chocolate flourless cake offered in a 4” and 7” size. A sophisticated gluten fre option.
Limited availability.
Cake Slices
Assorted varieties of our fine cakes offered as an individual serving.
PASTRIES, SWEETS, COFFEE, AND ESPRESSO‏
Treats to start or finish your day, all baked by us and all baked from scratch. Our coffee is always locally roasted, brewed fresh and served hot. Full selection of espresso and espresso drinks. If hot tea is your drink of choice, we offer a wide variety of organic options.
Assorted croissants, assorted cookies, assorted scones, cookie bags, muffins, lavender shortbread, quick breads, assorted bars and brownies, cinnamon brioche buns, and coffee cake.
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A club I belong to had spring party with dessert from Beach Pea Baking. Beach Pea Baking’s version of a brownie is a fudgy, chewy chocolate bar with chocolate chips and is topped with either raspberry, chocolate, peppermint or peanut butter buttercream. We had some...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed February 19, 2019

Everything is incredible here, from the sandwiches to the pastries. Portions are big, prices are low, and quality is high. Service is also really nice. It's our must-stop lunch or breakfast place in the area.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hawaii_traveler200
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

A visit in the USA without cheesecake? Unthinkable! So I was very grateful to have found this wonderful restaurant.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wiebke765
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Would definitely go back to try their baked goods. We stopped for lunch and my chicken salad sandwich was served on a croissant that was delicious, I would say perfect! The filling was fine, but the croissant was to die for. The sitting was tight...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nappy5300
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

I’ve only been here once, it’s an adorable place, but small and not much seating. They have sandwiches, pastries, bagels, coffee & such. It’s a walk up and order type place. It was good, but a bit pricey for what you get. I recommend trying...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PurpleDaisy18
Reviewed December 20, 2018

My husband and I ate here and it was very good. I didn't give 5 stars because the description of the salad I had didn't mention the bread they put on the salad, and having celiacs it made me have to remove a good portion...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathleen V
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We stopped late in the day just as the sandwich counter was closing (5 pm). Had roast beef on roasted garlic bread. Fantastic! With a cup of coffee and tea, it was just what we needed since we had fried clams and scallops for lunch....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 925harryh
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Beach Pea never disappoints! All their items are all natural and made from scratch in house using local products and ingredients. The food is always flavorful and served with a smile. Definitely my favorite local restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Meander03589701437
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

My mom is a gourmet cook and excellent baker. Not easy to please. Heading home from our week vacation in Maine and were looking for a good bakery donut and coffee/tea. Unfortunately, not many places are open at 3:30 in the afternoon. We searched for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melliespunk
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Live in the Lake Region in NH and every time we go to Portsmouth, NH for lunch we head to Kittery to stop at Peach Pea Bakery. Everything in the store is fabulous. Have not had the sandwiches yet but the pastries and breads are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Louise H
September 29, 2017|
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Response from Ellen S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They have breakfast burrito types, so many pastry selections where you cannot go wrong. Best, the very best muffins, croissants, cakes, all types of breakfast pastries. I go there often when I need a little something... More
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Response from rcmsauve | Reviewed this property |
They do have a carrot cake, and they do sell a variety of cakes by the slice.... and they have individual tirimisu cream puffs.... oh my!
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