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Le Boulanger Bakery & Cafe

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1390 El Paseo De Saratoga, San Jose, CA 95130-1632
+1 408-379-8775
07:00 - 18:00
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Sun 07:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 19:00
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San Jose, California
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

It's a fine place to pick up baked goods, but the WiFi situation is super-annoying. It's very very slow, so don't plan to try to get any work done there.

Thank TravellingDrek
Chico, California
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

I met a client there for lunch. It was my first time at this chain restaurant. The menu sounded amazing. I ordered the French onion soup and half a shrimp salad melt. I love French onion soup but this one was missing the deep flavor usually associated with this dish. It tasted so-so and only had a tiny bit of... More 

Thank Hamburger_Queen
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

我點了Florentine 三明治 只有蛋白沒有蛋黃的三明治超好吃的 $5.99價格不算便宜 朋友點了Bagl-Sesame Toasted Deli-Crmchs 1.95 也好吃 分享有機會去吃朋友

Thank global20002015
Saratoga, California, United States
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62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

Used to have good food and plentiful servings, but went there today and was supremely disappointed. The $10.50 salad had two cups of lettuce, no pecans (though advertised), no cranberries, and 2 measly quarters of a tomato. Soda was flat. Ice tea dispenser was empty. Plenty of better places to go nearby.

Thank Ken W
San Jose, California
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140 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014

Many of my Thursday lunch group were unhappy that our favorites had been discontinued a few months ago. We decided to try Le Boulanger again and are pleased to see the Mango Strawberry Spinach salad is back. The roasted red pepper soup was quite good. The service is inconsistent. My companions' lunches were properly prepared, but mine ended up in... More 

Thank NapiliR
San Jose, California, USA
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

We stopped by on a Sunday morning for coffee and pastries. The pastries were really nice, but the coffee wasn't up to much. To top it off, the service seemed like we were putting them all out. There are other nicer places to go in the nearby area, so I wouldn't recommend this place.

Thank wbisson
San Jose, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2013

The soup is good, but a little salty. California Turkey sandwich is yummy delicious!!! A little bit pricey, but good quality food.

Thank jt c
Hemel Hempstead, England
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124 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013

I wish we had something like this in the UK!!! Had the lunchtime deal of soup and 1/2 Sandwich - just right and great value !! Pre ordered on line and food was ready at the requested time :) I will be back if I visit San Jose again

Thank Joanne F
Woodside, California
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146 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012

We are quite happy with the kids lunch menu. If for any reason, I don't make lunch, I swing by. It includes a fresh sandwhich, cookie and a milk. It's a great value.

Thank american_foxhound
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139 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2012

We were regulars here during our recent stay in San Jose.The food is excellent and the service friendly and efficient.My only criticism (and it's a criticism of other American eateries!!) is there are too many green leaves in the salads.Watching other diners it seemed that most people left them so why serve them? It spoils otherwise excellent salads.I for instance... More 

Thank oldernwiser

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, American, International
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 El Paseo De Saratoga, San Jose, CA 95130-1632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-379-8775

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