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The French Bakery

28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
+1 843-342-5420
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“quiche” (86 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The French toast was the bomb! Try the strawberry, not too sweet. You won't be disappointed with a visit to this little bakery. Ordered some pastries to go after breakfast one morning. Returned the next morning for pastries to go which we had for breakfast....More

Thank mskb103
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great environment and kid friendly! Playground across the street. We had the omelette, quiche, pasties, fruit, juice, toast.... everything was hot, fresh and delicious!!! Can't wait to go back!!!

Thank our7travelingfamily
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast. The pastries and breads are so good! We had our breakfast and than went to the counter to buy some muffins to go. Big mistake! Should've bought them before we sat down for breakfast because by this time there were...More

Thank manicoara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I found this cute spot to eat brunch. I loved the environment and atmosphere- could've sat here for hours and drank coffee! My daughter and I chose to get items from the bakery- fresh croissants & macaroons. We loved them! My husband...More

Thank jbh2008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast and it was delicious. Best eggs benedict ever. One person in the party had French Toast, another had mixed berry crepe. Everyone was committing on how delicious their food tasted.

Thank JaneKnoxville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had read good things. Sizeable crowd outside though it was a Saturday. Food (sweet potato waffles with sour cream, crepe with chicken and asparagus) was average. But what rankled was that the coffee was cold. I'm not one who bangs his spoon on his high...More

Thank KennyMacD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've heard so many good things about The French Bakery, and we finally made it there for lunch. We'll be back soon! Our mouths watered just reading the menu, and we weren't disappointed. I had the Caprese Salad Sandwich, and my husband had the Croque...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I come here everyday for breakfast when we are on the island. Great pastries and incredible cappuccinos!

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go to Hilton Head every May and have been to The French Bakery a few times. I'm afraid the trend is downward. Our food was worth the trip but they have a hard time keeping up with the flow of customers. We were 4...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went for lunch. Marsha wanted to try the GF Crepes so she ordered the Norwegian crepe with loxs, cream cheese, asparagus and fresh greens. I had the Ellie Burger which is roughly ground beef with goat cheese, field greens and tomatoes...More

Thank Darrell V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 19:00
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07:00 - 22:00
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07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Shelter Cove Ln, suite 120 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head, SC 29928-2007
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-342-5420
  • E-mail
A cozy seating area, reminiscent of European cafés. Please stop by and enjoy our fine food, ambiance and soothing music! Our goal is to provide a taste of the finest things Provencal life can bring to the island through our French menu items, baked goods and table linens. We are committed to continuing our positive relationship with both local residents and visitors to the island and we encourage our customers to let us know how we are doing.
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