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Boulangerie L'ancestrale

236 avenue du General Leclerc, 11000 Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
29 Apr 2018
“Extremely busy but worth the wait!”
14 Mar 2018
“Wonderful bakery.”
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French, European
236 avenue du General Leclerc, 11000 Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 10.30am and the queues were already out of the door. After 15 minutes we were met array of beautiful breads and cakes - we were spoilt for choice. We ordered many pastries and breads, which came to a great price. They had...More

Thank Poonaaam
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Popular with the locals as well as guests staying at the nearby Ibis budget hotel. It's open most days, from very early to late in the evening. With a wide choice of excellent breads, sandwiches and cakes you won't be disappointed.

Thank searcher111
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I have no idea what happened here. We decided to have a late breakfast here. As it was busy and there is hardly any parking, I checked with the ladies if my car was ok where I parked and they asked me to park it...More

Thank cutelizzy
Reviewed December 22, 2017

My husband and I stayed at the IBIS Budget hotel during our visit to Carcassonne early December and within walking distance of our hotel we found this amazing boulangerie. They have delicious pastries and bread, but their croissant is the best we have ever tried!...More

Thank Aifigueroa
Reviewed July 3, 2017

This bakery is very busy and sells a wide range of bread cakes and pastries which all looked beautiful. We had coffee and croissants and bought some sandwiches for a picnic we had planned. Staff were friendly, food was excellent and very reasonably priced!

Thank Peter H
Reviewed December 28, 2016

You must be very careful or you will eat yourself to oblivion. Americans KEEP OUT. Really! It's too hard to control. The French have a way with food...particularly pastries and breads that must have been learned in heaven while they were still angels and not...More

Thank Herbert Fausto O
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Delicious pastries at reasonable price. Definitely worth stopping by. Tasty and very well presented products.

Thank beppo81
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Superb bakery, lots of choice and all at very reasonable prices. Well worth thinking of this if you want to carry a picnic up to the mediaeval city!

Thank LW86500
Reviewed September 28, 2015

The only sad thing I had about leaving the awful hotel across the road was that I would not have this wonderful place to purchase chocolatines (choc au pains) or croissants from each morning. If you are in the area do pop in and pick...More

1  Thank LondonIrishlass
Reviewed April 4, 2015

My boyfriend and I was there for lunch and we taste the best tartalette ever!!! The woman was very sympa. I want to go back to eat more Tartalette aux fraises et chantilly I could not find one like this in other cities in France.

Thank Thamara J
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  • Address: 236 avenue du General Leclerc, 11000 Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Carcassonne  >  Carcassonne Center
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