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Upper Crust Bakery

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130 Main St, Chico, CA 95928-5434
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06:30 - 19:00
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Sun 06:30 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 19:00
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Chico, California, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is displayed well. Service excellent. Dessert, sandwich, salad, soup, quiche. Vegetarian option as well as meat. Gluten-free option some days. At lunch, many college students studying while they eat. Pictures (by local artists) on the walls change frequently. Very clean. Some outside tables as well as inside ones. Place your order at the counter and it's delivered to... More 

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Thank Carol S
Chico, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The made-to-order lunch sandwiches are much better than those in the deli case, but if you get there past the made-to-order time the pre-made sandwiches will do in a pinch. Except for the stale baby lettuce that they put in those sandwiches. I think they do not realize the very short freshness timeframe of those lettuce leaves. I'd recommend that... More 

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Thank Alcrocker
Port Orchard, Washington
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120 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Chico over night, staying in a downtown hotel, and, hoping for an early morning morning latte and treat - here is nirvana!!! Lattes are excellent, baked good s are phenomenol! If I were a resident, I'd need an intervention. Looking around, all I saw were locals, that says all I needed. Prices were very reasonable.

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Thank Marydeane F
Chico, California, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sitting outside, watching the people walk by, as you are nibbling on something yummy you have just bought from Upper Crust Bakery.

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Thank Judy B
Chico, California
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Voted the best bakery in Chico for more years than you can count, you can't not go here!! I love their pastries and the chili and fresh soups are amazing. This is the place to order your cake or pie for a special occasion too. My favorites are the tuxedo and carrot cakes. Sinful and perfect every time!! They have... More 

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Thank DebCan28
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic selection of devine treats and Great atmosphere. Loved my blueberry muffin with the lemon icing!

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Thank Steve N
Chico, California
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of my all-time favorite spots to grab a delicious lunch (soups, sandwiches, quiche, salads) and a cup of coffee. Also a fantastic bakery, by the way. A good place to meet with friends, or sit alone reading a book. Centrally located in the heart of Chico's vibrant downtown, and just two blocks from the campus of Chico... More 

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Thank Rob D
chico, ca
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I've been getting treats here since I was a teen, and my best friend worked here..it's only improved with age! The flourless chocolate torte an coconut lemon bars are to die for, seriously. . Go, and go often!

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Thank chicolocal
Chico, California
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

One of my favorites! Not only is Upper Crust the only gourmet pastry business in town, but it's a stand alone. Any business that attempted to open a comparative business, would have to close it's doors, because they would not be able to complete. Upper Crust has been in business in Chico for as long as I can remember. Sit... More 

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Thank STEVE R
Chico, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The bakery goods and food at Upper Crust are fabulous. Everything is beautifully presented. The gluten free alternatives are some of the best in town, and the owner was one of the first to offer that choice. I have not been in a long time because of health issues, and because parking and walking downtown is not disabled friendly. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 16:00
Monday
06:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:00
Thursday
06:30 - 19:00
Friday
06:30 - 19:00
Saturday
06:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Main St, Chico, CA 95928-5434
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico

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