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The Bakery

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Main Street, Farmville, VA
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Germantown, Maryland
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Not your everyday sort of coffee shop/deli. The employees are friendly and incredibly helpful even suggesting their favorite "eats."

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Thank Magda41162
Hampden Sydney, Virginia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Fresh-baked truly-French French bread and exquisite sandwiches (grilled Brie and cheese and homemade pâté at the top of the list). Plus imported wines, cheeses, and assorted goodies available nowhere else within 60 miles.

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Thank Richard M
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful omelet, coffee and breads at this shop on Main Street, FarmVille, VA. It was the best meal we had in our two days in town.

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Thank 1941Cameron
Farmville, United States
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

The Bakery has great food and bread, but the menu items are not always available and the service is so slow. Unless you order ahead, I wouldn't go there if you wanted a fast meal.

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Thank Jessica B
Richmond, Virginia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday afternoon and there was only one other couple eating. There were at least four employees, but it took 25 minutes to get two sandwiches. I ordered a chicken salad sandwich but was told that it could only be served on flatbread because there was no regular bread. (Bakery?!) The sandwich was brought out HOT and... More 

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Thank blipblops
Farmville, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

This shop is over looked by most people in my opinion! Great selection of wine and cheese. Even some ciders that are pretty good. Nice atmosphere. If you ever want a place to grab some wine with a friend or significant other, this is the place! Even has an upstairs room that hardly ever has people in it!

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Thank Adamnjess8190
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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121 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

When I saw the name, I expected a full service bakery with class cases, with many choices of baked sweets. Instead this place had a large selection of olive oils, wine, some tables for having coffee. The only desserts were some croissants, a few kinds of cookies and a loaf style bread pudding. I walked out without buying anything.

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1 Thank DennisandTammy
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We had lunch. Sandwiches were excellent, but it took awhile. (We were warned of this by locals) It also offers wine, beer and other food supplies.

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Thank Jim G
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Jarrod, from "j fergeson gallery" (which I do recommend), suggested this place for lunch. Nice place, typical euro bakery/deli minus the outdoor seating. Look at the overhead chalkboard menu, stand at the counter to give your order and pay. BTW: While we were there, 2 of the 5 customer groups asked if the amount could be right. Total seemed to... More 

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Thank David N
Middleton, Wisconsin
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167 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Lunch here makes the trip out to Farmville to look at furniture fun! It does take a while to get your food but it is very good. I had a cup of roasted red pepper smoked gouda soup and half of a sandwich called "The Esteban". It had quince paste, turkey, cheese and was on a toasted baguette. Very yummy!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Farmville, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Farmville
Description
A French/Belgian style bakery and sandwich shop that makes fresh bread and pastries daily. Also sells wine, cheese, and other items. Phone 434-395-1011

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