The best bakeries in Nice

The best bakeries in Nice

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Looking for the best bakery in Nice? Our 4* hotel has picked out 8 dreamy addresses to sate your appetite. Nice specialities, classic bread, organic bakes, gluten-free products... Check out the Best Western Plus Hôtel Brice Garden's selection and treat yourself. 

 

Les Petit Pains de Méditerranée

 

Les Petits Pains de Méditerranée bakery is under 5 minutes on foot from the Best Western Plus Hôtel Brice Garden Nice. Its outdoor terrace makes it the perfect place to tuck into lunch in the sunshine. This Nice bakery sells a wide variety of bread and pastries with friendly and welcoming service. The cherry on the cake is that the staff at Les Petits Pains de Méditerranée speak perfect English so foreign tourists can have their cake and eat it. Plump for the delicious squeezed orange juice with your sandwich at lunchtime.

Address: 41 Rue de France, 06000 Nice
Opening time:
- 07:00 to 19:00 from Tuesday to Saturday
- 07:00 to 13:00 on Sundays
- Closed on Monday

Bakery Les Petits Pains de Méditerranée - © Pages Jaunes

 

Mama Baker

 

At this organic bakery in Nice, everything's homemade at Mama Baker! The bakery makes fantastic bread on-site using original recipes including gluten-free options. Their brioche with caramelised apples and sliced almonds is a real treat for the tastebuds.

Mama Baker Nice makes amazing Christmas deserts such as the "oil pump", a traditional local brioche, over the holiday season. We should mention that it's slightly more expensive here due to the standard of the produce.

Address: 13 Rue de Lépante, 06000 Nice
Opening time:
- 07:00 to 14:00 and 15:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday
- 07:00 to 18:00 on Saturdays
- Closed on Sunday

Buns - © Bakerie Mama Baker Nice

 

La Maison Jean-Marc Bordonnat

 

You get fast, friendly and efficient service at Jean-Marc Bordonnat. It's the go-to address for fans of good bread. The bakery sells a wide variety of pastries. Tuck into your order with views of Nice port just minutes from Rue Barla. Jean-Marc Bordonnat took part in "The Best French Bakery in Alpes Côte d'Azur" on the M6 TV channel in 2016. He may not have won the programme but he's still the baguette king to Nice's locals!

Address: 19 Rue Barla, 06300 Nice
Opening time:
- 06:30 to 20:00 from Monday to Saturday
- Closed on Sunday

 

Aux Delices de la Buffa

 

Aux Délices de la Buffa in Nice's Carré d’Or is a two minute walk from the Best Western Plus Hôtel Brice Garden Nice and a must-do for lunch. This family-run bakery sells a wide variety of sandwiches, salads, toasties and pastries. 

Address: 20 Rue de la Buffa, 06000 Nice
Opening time:
- 07:00 to 19:30 Monday to Friday
- 07:30 to 14:00 on Saturdays
- Closed on Sunday

 

Boulangerie Lagache

 

Boulangerie Lagache serves a wide range of bread made and baked on-site using natural yeast and organic flour. Nice's Boulangerie Lagache won the prize for the best traditional baguette in the Alpes-Maritimes in 2011.

Address: 20 Rue Arson, 06300 Nice
Opening time:
- 06:30 to 20:00 from Monday to Saturday
- 06:30 to 13:00 on Sundays
- Closed on Tuesdays

 

Boulangerie Jeannot

 

Settle onto the large terrace at Boulangerie Jeannot for lunch in the sunshine and sample their delicious local specialities such as pissaladière, Swiss chard tart and pan bagnat.
Boulangerie Jeannot in the heart of the Vieux-Nice is involved in preventing AIDS and takes part in the "love baguette" project donating 1 Euro to the battle against the virus.

Address: Rue Saint-François de Paule 8, 06300 Nice
Opening time: 07:00 to 21:00 from Monday to Sunday

Terrace - © Bakery pastry Jeannot 

 

Chez Maitre Pierre

 

Chez Maitre Pierre is a bakery and cake shop that came 10th in the 2013 TripAdvisor ranking of the "Best Bakeries in France according to tourists". It has made artisan bread since its foundation and only uses the best AOC butter in its recipes.

It's a go-to address among locals and in-the-know tourists so expect to queue to sample one of the best Swiss chard tarts in the seaside region.

Address: 41 Rue Massena, 06000 Nice
Opening time :
- 07:00 to 20:00 from Monday to Saturday
- Closed on Sunday

 

La Baguette Magique

 

In a flash La Baguette Magique became the best organic bakery on the Côte d’Azur. This Nice bakery on Boulevard de Cessole sells a wide variety of organic bread with regular new recipes such as turmeric-hazelnut bread, chestnut and pumpkin seed bread etc.

Treat yourself to flaky brioche with spread or gluten-free brownies.

Address: 82 Boulevard de Cessole, 06100 Nice
Opening time:
- 07:00 to 19:30 Tuesday to Saturday
- 07:00 to 13:30 on Sundays
- Closed on Monday

Pain bio - © Boulangerie La Baguette Magique

 

Now you're ready to try what France does best, good bread! Visit these 8 great Nice bakeries to tantalise your tastebuds and get the all-round foodie experience during your stay in Nice.

 

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