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cafe blanc in o.c.?

shweeet Jan 23, 2006 11:10 PM

anyone know of this place? i heard about it, but is it a restaurant or bakery? is it any good?

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    Pinkwasabi Sep 24, 2006 09:12 PM

    I have been there 3 times and their pastries are little works of art as well as very delicious if you like not overly sweet desserts. They open at 12 noon which is the only thing I don't like but other than that...they are my 2nd choice for best desserts from a bakery/pastry place.

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    1. re: Pinkwasabi
      212 Sep 26, 2006 04:36 PM

      what is your first choice??

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        chair Sep 26, 2006 06:24 PM

        i luv their panna cotta. it has coconut on top tho. he usually serves with a small scoop of rasberry gelato that complements it really well.

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          Pinkwasabi Oct 5, 2006 04:21 AM

          Zov's in Tustin has the best desserts.

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        mrsjoujou Sep 24, 2006 06:49 PM

        You should try their mousse desserts. My husband tried their citrus cake and it was dry. They have good intense gelato also.

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          cdmedici Sep 24, 2006 12:39 AM

          I go there on occasion when I know my wife is going to be making a fancy dinner for me. They have yet to dissapoint. The dessert are gorgeous as well as delicious. I like them because they are not overly sweet.

          Do not go there expecting cookies and cupcakes.

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            kel Sep 23, 2006 11:28 PM

            Any more current reports on Cafe Blanc?

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              bottomlesspit Jan 24, 2006 12:45 PM

              Patisserie w/ gelato. Can't say if it's any good, but I'm planning to find out this weekend. =)

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                stormin norman Jan 24, 2006 12:49 PM

                Where is it located?

                1. re: stormin norman
                  bottomlesspit Jan 24, 2006 01:01 PM

                  Cafe Blanc
                  298 E. 17th Street Unit B
                  Costa Mesa, CA 92627
                  (949) 631-9999

                  If you go before the weekend, you must report back!

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