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Bread Craft

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24 Church Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24011-2007
+1 540-562-4112
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07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 17:00
Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 15:00
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SC
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161 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast, and we're expecting a working bakery, not a location with everything premade. We ended up having chocolate croissants, which were unexpected, and not what I had planned, but were good nonetheless.

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Thank CarrieNSC
Alex E, Owner at Bread Craft, responded to this review

Carrie, I am not sure if you are reviewing the right bakery, if you are, then I am not sure what gave you the impression that what we sell is premade. I would like to extend an invitation for you to come to our bakery to see our our daily production for your self. We have a friendly hard working... More 

Moneta, Virginia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bread Craft is a beautiful bakery just two blocks from the Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Roanoke. It has beautiful deserts, pastries, breads and gourmet coffee to boot. The best morning you'll have in awhile.

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1 Thank Becky D
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We were passing through, and wanted a really great breakfast. Well, we got it! Found the review on Trip Advisor, and it was very accurate. Fantastic menu for the kind of food and pastries you won't find anywhere else. My husband had the chorizo and eggs, and I had a dish with spinach, feta and a poached egg that was... More 

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Thank Al B
Virginia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This place had great reviews, so we decided to give it a try. We ordered the sirloin and egg croissant. It came with a side of fresh fruit. The croissant was fresh, big, with the right amount of flakiness. It was amazing! Very clean, all kinds of pastries and breads, and the waitress and cashier were friendly!

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1 Thank Travelmum232
Richmond, Virginia
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59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

What a treat! Delicious bread with interesting breakfast choices. I had a BLT with fried egg on brioche-Yum- great bacon and it came with a little bowl of fruit. My husband had a sirloin sandwich on a croissant. This normally would have had egg but he doesn't eat eggs. Delicious! They smoke their own salmon and have a great selection... More 

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1 Thank gwaltney
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had lunch here for the first time today. While I found the menu somewhat small, the half salad I ordered was still quite large, full of toppings and flavor.

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Thank mb52015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Best croissants this side of Paris. Great baguette sandwich with fresh mozzarella prosciutto and a tomato pesto to die for. Salads are pretty darn good too.

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1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Go eat here for breakfast. I'm sure there are other reasons to come here - the bread, the coffee, the letter-pressed cards on sale - but the breakfast we had here was some of the best breakfast dishes we've had in years. The cinnamon bun we started with was the size of my head and ludicrously good, but we ended... More 

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2 Thank SGTHoepful
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

These guys get up early, because sometimes I get there just as it opens for breakfast, and there ls already a booming business of baked goods (bread, muffins, croissants, quiches) headed to other places downtown. Uniformly good ... great service ... lots of choices ... many of which are made with butter and flour and sugar ... plus good coffee... More 

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2 Thank Dick W
Annapolis, Maryland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Adorable setting and an absolutely delicious breakfast sandwich! We got the morning special-Fried egg & BLT sandwich. OMG-A MUST TRY!!

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3 Thank Peggy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    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$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Church Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24011-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-562-4112
Description
It is our goal to introduce the Roanoke area to our style of baking. There is a simple joy in eating a loaf of bread made fresh daily and not loaded down with preservatives to make it last for weeks as it travels from one part of the country to another. Our bread is fresh and local.The hard crust provides satisfaction of eating something substantial.And the soft yet firm crumb contrasts the mouth-

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