Café: 619.683.9322 | Wholesale 619.688.1788

Café Address:

350 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
(Hillcrest, between 3rd & 4th Avenue)

Tel: 619.683.9322
Fax: 619.688.1758

Café Hours:

Monday thru Friday 7:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday 7:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday 7:30am – 6:00pm

1 hour free Parking in rear

Click for Holiday hours

Bakery Wholesale Order Line:

Wholesale Tel: 619.688.1788
Wholesale Fax: 619.688.1758
Wholesale Email:

Author archive for Nina

  • Currently on display: art with heart

    If you’ve gone to the cafe lately, you’ve no doubt noticed the beautiful mosaic art hanging on the walls. There…

  • Hillcrest Closet Menu revealed!

    It’s time to “out” the first series of sandwiches from our Hillcrest Closet Menu exclusively to you, our online friends…

  • Coming Soon: The Bread & Cie Closet Menu

    Presenting Bread & Cie’s Hillcrest Closet Menu

      It’s a secret. We’re only telling people about it online. Over the next few weeks, we’re previewing new sandwiches…

  • Bread and Cie challah

    The story behind Bread & Cie’s challah

    Even though we’re all about rustic European breads here at Bread & Cie, it’s kind of funny that one of our most…

  • French Metro Tea at Bread and Cie

    French Metro Tea for three

    I’m not just saying this because Charles is in here, staring over my shoulder, watching me type. I’m saying it…

  • Bread and The Dude

    Fun with bread (part two)

    There’s just one more week left in our “Bread Your Stuff” contest and we’ve been getting some pretty great photos…

  • Heart cookies from Bread & Cie

    Mistakes, mishaps and bread of shame

    When I walked into the office this morning, there was a giant cart in the middle of the room filled…

  • Fun with bread (part one)

    We’re in the midst of our “Bread Your Stuff” contest and some people around here are really going nuts with the…

  • Q&A: A peek inside the pastry department

     Apologies to my office buddies, but if I could pick any department at Bread & Cie. in which to work,…

  • CONTEST: Bread & Cie.’s “Bread Your Stuff!”

    We interrupt this blog to bring you a message from Charles: As you know, we long ago succeeded in getting every…