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Jean-Jacques Bakery

3138 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
+1 804-355-0666
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible34%
19 Aug 2017
“The cakes and some pastries looked and tasted premade.”
3 Jul 2017
“Would not recommend”
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3138 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We walked in smiling and happy to try the selection of sweet treats, after we entered, a older tan lady in a dress looked up at us and promptly walked away. There was something mumbled between her and the employee that came to assist us....More

1  Thank westendmom202
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We purchased Chocolate Cream Puffs and Danish. The Cream Puff pastry was tough and the cream had on odd flowery taste. The danish was not good either. I have to say this was probably the worst bakery pastry I've ever had. A big disappointment. I...More

Thank lheuer
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The pastries were not as good as I had hoped and felt big chain restaurants with "French" type pastries were better. I recommend passing on this place. It seems the pastries were sitting for awhile and were not tasty.

Thank Rochelle757
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Stopped for coffee and pastries at this "French" bakery and were very disappointed. The croissants were not flaky and the other pastries were stale. The coffee was not brewed fresh, so we probably should not have gotten it, but we did and it was old...More

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Anyone can make beautiful pastry, but to make it also taste fantastic is very difficult. They accomplish both here. The breads, like in france, are usually good for 1 or 2 days. The pastry will not even last that long in your ice box. It...More

1  Thank gordo412
Reviewed 20 November 2016

What's the name of that great french bakery in Cary Town? Can Can?? NOPE! It's Jean-Jacques! The restaurant is empty so you can always find a seat. Their display case is full of stale baked goods, so you have your pick of anything you could...More

1  Thank MickManly
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stopped here after lunch and picked up a few baked treats to take home.They had a nice selection of pastries, cookies, and bread. The service was good and prices were fair.

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I love this place my wedding cake came from here. I love the Italian pastry.my husband had the everything cookie he loved it .they the chocolate canoli.

Thank sylvià b
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

You'd expect a French bakery's croissants to be fresh, flaky, and buttery! Not here. We ordered 6 for a breakfast for friends. The were stale and dry! Next time, we'll go across town to Whisk!

2  Thank Sue L
Reviewed 8 April 2016

First try the elephant ears were overly dry Second try we went have lunch after reviewing the nice looking menu, everything we wanted wasn't available (crepes, beef stew) this was over half of the menu we left we won't be back

2  Thank Charles M
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22 September 2017|
Response from Dennis G | Reviewed this property |
Only went once and the coffee and pastries were terrible. We will never go back.
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  • Address: 3138 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-0666
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