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Bakery Nouveau

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4737 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4412
+1 206-923-0534
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“almond croissant” (146 reviews)
“macaroons” (103 reviews)
“sandwiches” (208 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4737 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4412
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Reviewed yesterday

Love this bakery, the Chocolate and twice baked croissants are amazing. Great place for lunch and to pick up pastries. They have a great selection and everything looks so good it makes it hard to decide what to try.

Thank Marti S
Reviewed yesterday

TripAdvisor has this categorized as a restaurant. It's a French Patisserie. After spending 6 weeks in France, I returned to Seattle with a yearning for a croissant. Having been spoiled for several weeks, I went through Seattle's best bakeries in search of Seattle's best. There...More

Thank TrvlAdvntr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely the best sandwiches to buy for an afternoon picnic , or just some bread with all of oil delicious

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The best bakery on Capitol Hill and West Seattle...be sure to try the twice baked almond croissants and then the homemade sandwiches on Bakery Nuveau's freshly made breads. Drinks to order as well plus whole cakes!!

Thank elana65m
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here for a last minute birthday cake and walked away with the best chocolate cake of our lives!

Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 6 days ago

I like this place but they need to work on how they handle their innumerable patrons. Other coffee houses that serve food seem to do better at handling the lines. There are a lot of workers behind the counter, just not the right processes. I...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It used to be a great bakery in the beginning. Now with every visit I keep asking myself why I’m still going there. Since we started going there the crossants doubled the price and are half the size not to mention that most of the...More

Thank daniellad693
Reviewed 6 days ago

All of their goods are fantastic, but my favorite is their ham and cheese on a delicious baguette. Feels like Paris. YUMMY!

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I like everything I tried Cute place. With good atmosphere ; coconut cookies was really good. It was fun to try different things

Thank lindamghere
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are going to be nearby, definitely make this a stop. The almond croissant has reset my expectations, it’s amazing! As is everything else I have tried.

Thank VisitorfromSEA
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October 7, 2017|
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Response from kiki351 | Reviewed this property |
Yes!👍Both the same.
September 17, 2015|
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Response from GrammyJ43 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you must order 48 hours in advance but you can still go to the head of the line and in the front door to pick up your order.
Julia S
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Pam R | Reviewed this property |
West Seattle is very dog friendly - there are cafe tables outside of Bakery Nouveau so if you are with someone, one could go in and order while the other takes his/her turn dogsitting. Alki Beach, as someone above... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4737 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4412
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-923-0534
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