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49 Riverside Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92663
+1 949-645-0447
Today
06:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 06:30 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 18:00
Sat 06:00 - 17:00
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first place in the area to provide authentic French style bread and pastries, and the products are still very good. I had a chicken sandwich and a pastry with coffee, all quite good. The prices were a little high but this IS Newport Beach after all. The ambiance is odd. It is a commercial area off the... More 

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Thank Paul H
Huntington Beach, California, United States
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447 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently remodeled store, actual address 149 Riverside Dr., is still inviting with fresh baked breads and pastries. Delicious sandwiches are also available. Fresh brewed coffee to go with the goodies. Seating inside, limited off street parking.

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Thank Don H
Mission Viejo, California
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279 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Their sandwiches are fresh and the baguettes took me back to street corner French food super busy at lunch but line went fast. The bakery items looked very tempting. Highly recommend for a casual meal. Very high quality!

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Thank travelernottourist
Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
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222 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

By afternoon the case is 1/3 of what the morning offers. Good French pastries, imported cheeses, great coffee drinks--sandwiches, salads, etc. Some construction happening but a very pleasant stop.

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Thank Lisa T
Corvallis, Oregon
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great cup of coffee and a French pastry. Great start for this Friday Morning. And we took an amazing sandwich to go for a picking lunch

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Thank Hossien E
Mission Viejo, California
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279 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We visited on a busy Saturday. Line went fast and sandwiches were excellent. 6" was actually a bit longer, with chips and drink priced below $10. Curried chicken was tasty and the baguette perfect with crunch on outside and tender bread on inside. Only issue was it was hard to get a table! The other pastries in case looked very... More 

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Thank travelernottourist
Sao Paulo, SP
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

For breakfast, you can choose, especial sandwiches, good scones, and in october a delicious pumpkin pie.

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Thank Renato L
Newport Beach, California
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

You can see the Bay when you park. :) Wonderful, and as hard as always to resist that dang cookie, pastry & cake counter (my eyes always dart over, lol.) My husband & I love the sandwiches on baguettes (I'm starting to drool while describing.) You have many choices: chicken curry or tarragon (I know the menu by heart, grin),... More 

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Thank bruin82
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273 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

As there are a lot of renovations going on I guess we can excuse the place for not looking so great! The sandwiches we had were average and the service good. The atmosphere was very hectic and not relaxing at all.... Will try again once complete!

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Thank Joy M
Prague, Czech Republic
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I took my friend who lived in France and can never find a good french baguette, and she was thoroughly impressed! I guess it helps that the owner is actually French, as well. ;) The sandwiches are good, and I LOOOVE the palmier cookies. I worked here way back in high school, (21 years ago!!) and its neat to see... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 18:00
Saturday
06:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Riverside Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-645-0447

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