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The French Corner Bakery


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French, Cafe
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were visiting friends in Durham and they needed to get some take out items from this bakery. Once we walked through the door, temptation took over! There were many assorted items in the display case- a real feast for the eyes. We decicded we...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Bob B
Reviewed March 14, 2019

My little brother came in and hadn't stopped raving to me about "the adorable French bakery with the most delicious desserts and fun owner", so I had to stop by! I was so pleased the moment I walked in: the atmosphere is very homey and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019

A friend bought delicious cookies and cakes from this bakery for a gathering I attended. Delicious! Great addition to North Durham.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank EdRockster
Reviewed November 2, 2018

I had a really tasty brunch this morning. The coffee, as always, was excellent, delicious croissants and lovely fresh fruit. There was a great hot buffet too. I didn't have time to sample it all, but I shall definitely be going back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen M
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

A group of us met here for coffee and to chat. Many had not been here before and all were happy. We were greeted but he aroma of baking bread which set the tone for the rest of our visit. The welcoming staff were helpful...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank burgynest
Reviewed July 8, 2017

The owner greeted me with a friendly Bonjour! I chose a simple croissant, but what better way to judge a French bakery. It was delicious, light, buttery, but not overly sweet. The restaurant is cheerfully decorated with artwork and games available on some of the...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank claire1844
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Really lovely setting for a women's chat or small business meeting. Toys to keep tots happy even. We have collectively sampled about six offerings from here. Our faves are the pate en choux variety They were excellent. The divorcee and the eclair really bring it....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Carmen H
Reviewed February 12, 2017

After months of hearing about this bakery I finally rerouted to get here. It was worth it. I only had an apple turnover after eyeing all of the pastries, which were familiar from my time in France, Very nice and fresh and made there. If...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Vaughn G
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Greeted with a lively "bonjour!" when I walked in. Only sampled two baked items, which can set the bar very high for a bakery claiming to be French. The plain croissant was superb - just the right balance of butter to flour and so many...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank FreeEats
Reviewed December 14, 2016

I have been to this bakery on several occasions and always find it to have the freshest and best bakery and bread goods. I recently bought eclairs, turnovers, and parisean bread which was excellent. The staff are always pleasant and helpful. The atmosphere is also...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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Kathy O
October 25, 2016|
Response from Erastus C | Reviewed this property |
I went there at breakfast time and didn't notice what they did for lunch. I suggest you give them a call to see for sure.
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