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The Model Bakery

644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
+1 707-259-1128
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (67 reviews)
“bread” (110 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I should have listened to my colleague and ordered more than just one English muffin. Instead I ordered a variety of items and picked at them as we sat on the patio to chat. Later when I got home and took out the English muffin...More

Thank JanieKennedy
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

As I stated in the title, I love their breads. The pain au levain is my favorite. I am local so I go there a lot. Pastries are OK depending on what you get. Croissants and pains au chocolat are terrible, scones and muffins are...More

Thank NathalieSFO
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We made the hour long drive from SF to try these English Muffins. It was a dreary rainy drive and I'd read about these crazy good muffins so I just had to try them. We drove out in the afternoon, so they weren't even fresh....More

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I LOVE Model Bakery. I think Bouchon Bakery is so overrated! You can get a great breakfast or lunch here. I don't usually like thick pizza, but they make a pretty good one each day at lunch. Here's the BEST thing they do: croissants filled...More

Thank wendytrotta
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This spot should not be missed. The delicious smell of fresh baked bread hits you when you first walk in. Their English muffins are made fresh daily there and are not comparable to anything store bought. Worth a trip if you are in the Sonoma...More

Thank rwiede
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The line was out the door continuously on a weekend when we visited. The breakfast sandwich was $8 that has the oprah made famous English muffin (featured as one of Oprah’s favorite things in 2016). Sandwich was small but tasty. They different breads that you...More

Thank charmtheduck
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

A few days ago, while out running some early morning errands, I dropped in to the Model Bakery to grab a couple of pastries to take home for breakfast. Having heard about the Model's Morning Buns, I decided to buy some and take them home....More

Thank GKHansen
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Stopped by to check it out and was amazed at the selection of great breads and pastries. Picked up some bread to take home and had a scone while we were there.

Thank holomakani
Reviewed 8 December 2017

OK, Now Model Bakery is all it can be - they got rid of the grumpy attitude at the counter! Yeah! So now you get great baked goods, great sandwiches, and a smile. That's the way it ought to be done. Thanks to the management...More

Thank Brit E
Reviewed 1 December 2017

I shouldn't be spreading the word, but their English Muffins are the best! Their other baked goods are tops, too.

Thank napanance
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Oi R
28 February 2017|
Response from Anish S | Reviewed this property |
lines are usually long by 830 am...earlier the better as this is really popular!
Oi R
28 February 2017|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast sandwich is a breakfast thing... may be available until noon but I would not count on it...Bakery opens at 6:30 during the week and 7 on the weekends... Peak morning hours are around 8 to 10.. earlier or later... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 644 1st St, Napa, CA 94559-2611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-259-1128
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