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24 Church Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24011
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Liberty, South Carolina
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great breakfast here today during our day in downtown. The pastries are absolutely wonderful as was my parfait. I'm sure we will be back before we leave town.

Thank Mirage276
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank goodness I don't live near the Bread Craft or else I would weigh a million pounds. We went to Bread Craft for breakfast because we had delicious bread from the bakery at a local restaurant the night before. There were so many tasty goodies to choose from but we went with a cheese danish, peach/mint turnover, and a slice... More 

Thank Bev367
Roanoke, Virginia
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We went today with dad and our teen son, looking for a Father's Day brunch out that was not too crowded. The special was caramel French toast with bacon. I don't think we have ever had such delicious bacon, the meal was amazing. I had salmon quiche and salad, perfect. The half salad was a huge portion and would have... More 

Thank Mahwee
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

You purposely ruin my diet with your flakey buttery croissants!!! You lured me in with your amazing cheese danish, that you only make on Thursdays, forcing me to try other things. You like toying with my emotions don't you!! You serve these delicate treats with a smile knowing I'll be back . You taunt me with your cheerful service and... More 

2 Thank Aaron C
BreadCraft, Baker at Bread Craft, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! All of us here really enjoyed reading it. Sorry about your jeans though. More 

Huddleston, Virginia
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Actually, this is the VERY best bakery in Roanoke! That is especially nice sine it is locally owned and operated. It offers fantastic European-style breads and awesome pastries. It is a favorite meeting place and hang out for killing time downtown. This is an icon of the downtown Roanoke renewal. Don't miss it!!

1 Thank SMLBill
Roanoke, Virginia
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Give this another chance if you haven't been to their new place. We devoured the pastries and breakfast items... coffee was awesome. Their new location is much larger and the atmosphere is hip - modern - industrial but with warmth! The pastries are layered and light and buttery and melt in your mouth delicious. We had the lemon puff pastry... More 

1 Thank Kathi H
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

The food at Breadcraft is amazing. Its my favorite in downtown for lunch. I particularly love their 3 cheese panini and homemade side salad. They have wonderful fresh bread and desserts made on site. My only complaint is that the wait is long, and therefore makes it difficult to do for lunch. You can place call in orders, but I've... More 

1 Thank Jesserlaw13
Roanoke, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Pastries are awesome. Well worth the trip downtown. Try the almond croissants they are devine when they have them.

Thank Jimmy H
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88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

We ate lunch here and arrived very close to closing. You would not have known that from the smiles and service we received though. My salad was delicious and I wish I could have bought bottles of the dressing!!!

Thank dmartha
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

Nice place to get a coffee and pastry. Also served lunch but we did not eat there. There bread and other baked goods were great.

Thank mike o

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $15
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Church Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24011
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: 15405624112
It is our goal to introduce the Roanoke area to our style of baking. There is a simple joy in eating a loaf of bread made fresh daily and not loaded down with preservatives to make it last for weeks as it travels from one part of the country to another. Our bread is fresh and local.The hard crust provides satisfaction of eating something substantial.And the soft yet firm crumb contrasts the mouth-

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