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Patisserie Boissiere

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Mission Between Ocean & 7th, P. O. Box 5925, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-5008
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11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 16:30
Wed - Sun 17:30 - 21:00
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Clovis, CA
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The setting was warm, comfortable, and friendly. The service was very good. The staff were unpretentious which is actually quite rare in Carmel. We were there for lunch. Now the food part: they serve comfort food...hot, savory, and delicious. It's the kind of food you'd cook for your family except here it was obviously prepared by a talented chef. I... More 

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Northern California
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I have been here perhaps 30 times, but the last twice the meal has been mediocre at best. They never have the artichokes anymore despite it being still on the menu. The service yesterday was weak, forgot part of my order. For the price I would expect much better.

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Aptos, California
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169 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Love this small intimate restaurant. The ladies that run it are great. Food always good and the atmosphere very relaxing. Highly recommend.

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Morgan Hill, California
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248 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Okay, I admit ... we've dined here more than once, and fortunately, TripAdvisor lets one write multiple reviews if one hasn't been to a place on back-to-back nights, or something like that. So with that full disclosure, I'm happy to write another very positive review of Patisserie Boissiere, a true gem in Carmel. It offers gracious, "old school dining" at... More 

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Campbell, CA
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92 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

My wife and I had lunch here on a rainy day the Saturday after Thanksgiving. After waiting for 5 minutes for a table to clear we were seated in a nice table with lot's of natural light coming from skylights above. The room is quaint. Our hostess and waitress were very pleasant and helpful and we received excellent service. My... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I have been going to this restaurant for about four decades. Other than a change in the pastries, when the French couple that owned it died in a car crash, the food has been remarkably consistent. There is adequate space between tables and the dining room is delightfully quiet, a rarity these days. They do not allow people to use... More 

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Vernon, BC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in today for a light lunch and were very pleased. Had salad and their onion soup. One of the best onion soups I have had and the salad was delicious. If we are back in the area, we will certainly. Go back.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch. The food was excellent and the service was quick and attentive. The ambiance is quite french. They also have a counter of their lovely desserts. Really good.

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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Excellent food and service. Very nice atmosphere. In house dessert AND the dessert we took home were fabulous

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Giv'atayim, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

After checking few places in Carmel, we found this one and it was really good! The onion soup was amazing! The Cob salad was great. And the cake for the dessert - chocolate mousse, was tasty. Recommended...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Between Ocean & 7th, P. O. Box 5925, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-5008
Description
A relaxing and comforting venue modeled after a European chateau where tables are thoughtfully spaced and fresh flowers, fireplace, candles and soothing musical notes are integral part of the dining experience. The ambience sets the tone for French country food served with a great deal of care for detail, and pastries baked daily on premises. Dining room is available for private dinner parties.

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