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“Fabulous baguette and croissant” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Loaf

Ranked #4 of 23 Dessert in Durham
Cuisines: French, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Loaf features artisanal breads, pastries, and cookies baked in the brick oven at our Parrish St. Location. The styles of loaves include Baguettes, RyeKorn, Olive, Polenta, Seeded Rosemary, Sesame, Challah, Whole Wheat, Pain de Campagne, and Multigrain. Pastries include Pain au Chocolates, Nanaimo Bars, Gougeres, Croissants, Cinnamon Rolls, Strawberry Bread Pudding Muffins, Fig Scones, and Caneles de Bordeaux, among many others. Loaf also has a variety of savory items like flatbreads (often vegan), bialys, ham and gruyere croissants, and croissants filled with sauteed mushrooms and greens that are available daily. We sell an assortment of local cheeses, Big Spoon Roasters handcrafted nut butters, and other delicious items such as jams and jellies (made in-house) that can be enjoyed with our breads. Counter Culture coffee, Maple View Farm milk, Honest Tea, San Pellegrino, Fizzy Lizzy, and Cheerwine are some examples of the beverages available in the shop.
durham, nc
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Fabulous baguette and croissant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2013

I get baguettes regularly and they are always wonderful and for a special treat I buy their chocolate croissants. They taste almost like the ones in PARIS!

Visited August 2013
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English first
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Friendly and Delcious!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2013

Welcoming staff and the almond twice baked croissants were amazing! Cannot wait to go back! I had not tried the other bakery products, but looking forward to going back soon!

Visited July 2013
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Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Best chocolate chip cookies ever”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2013

The thinnest, crispiest, tastiest chocolate chip cookies ever. They come in a plastic sleeve of about 15 cookies, and you can easily finish the bag in one day. Every single time I'm on Parrish I can't help myself! Their breads and cakes are also delectable, but again, the cookies are a must-try. (Not really a restaurant - there's nowhere to sit down. This is really a true bakery.)

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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