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City Bakery

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60 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3643
+1 828-252-4426
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Today
08:00 - 19:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 18:00
Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 08:00 - 19:00
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Orlando, Florida
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's an old building and not the best layout, but this is an authentic bakery for all your needs including sit-down meals. Stop in for just a cookie and you will be pleased, but save room for a cinnamon roll if you aren't worrying about calories and just need a taste blast. So good! Meals are great with fresh baked... More 

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Thank Mike M
Atlanta, Georgia
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relax, and take your time. The line can be long to order, but the food is worth the wait. The cheddar-scallion breakfast biscuits are to-die for, with light, fluffy eggs and your choice of protein and cheeses. They've got a great variety of breakfast pastries and breads, and the cafe has a nice vibe to it (unlike a Starbucks, you... More 

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Thank Steve_in_Georgia
Martinsburg, West Virginia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bakery is a great place for a morning bagel and coffee. Had a great selection of muffins. Clean and well maintained. Staff are prompt and engaged

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Thank oriole33351
Verona, Italy
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

City Bakery on Charlotte St is my favorite place for breakfast. The coffee is excellent and the breakfast menu selection is yummy. This does not have a touristy feel at all. It's where locals go to start their day.

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Thank Kathie C
Columbus, Georgia
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were going back to our cabin and wanted some goodies to take home for later. We got a chocolate covered homemade doughnut, cinnamon roll, snickerdoodle cookie, biscuit, and authentic French baguette. All items were fresh and so unique. We would make sure to get here earlier next time because some stuff had run out by 1pm when we went.... More 

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Thank Stacy L
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super tasty bakery with yummy sandwiches and soups. Simple menu but just right! We like to take some bread back home after our lunch! It's a regular stop for us in Asheville.

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Thank 631kristelf
Des Moines, Iowa
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185 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The black bean, red pepper and asiago cheese individual quiche was a healthy and tasty breakfast choice! Good coffee too! Noticed the Asheville fire department eating too😊 Pleasant and speedy service!

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Thank Janea26
Ocala, Florida
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

City bakery is a bustling café in downtown Asheville. It's a fast-moving place with delightful ambiance. They offer a great fare for their breakfast and lunch menu. Their food is of good quality and their services is fast. We ordered Veggie and cheese breakfast sandwich and egg and cheese biscuit, both were good. They offer great coffee as well.Their pricing... More 

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1 Thank SunnyMD1963
The Villages, Florida
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43 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

City Bakery was recommended to us by a local resident. We were very happy. The breads & bakery items are hand made with fresh ingredients. The sandwiches were very good & large. (you could split with another if you feel so inclined) Very nice staff & fair prices.

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1 Thank Dan B
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Great spot for quick and easy and delicious food. The menu offers all the best versions of upscale deli made with freshly baked bread. Try it!

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Thank Marlene S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3643
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4426
Description
An Asheville staple for more than 10 years, City Bakery serves some of the best sandwiches, salads, and soups in town. Artisan Breads, scratch-made pastries, cakes and desserts as well as great breakfast selections are available 7 days a week.

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