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Baum & Blume & Carriage House

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French, American, Brew Pub
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4 El Caminito Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9638
+1 831-659-0400
11:30 - 19:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 19:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to Baum & Blume for Valentine's dinner. The venue is a combination of quirky and comfortable. There were 3 seatings; we had 7:00. Tables seating 10--12 total were set up in the gift shop, the Carriage House, which has some wonderful hand-crafted items. The four course meal started with an appetizer plate (4 delicious bites), then moved on... More 

Thank MEvans1945
East Wenatchee, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

What a find! The restaurant gift shop has two tables seating 7 people. There are two outdoor patios. The menu changes weekly and includes a nice wine/beer list. the tables are set amongst great little gift items but in the kitchen is a very capable chef or two. We had awesome peach pie, stuffed poblano chiles, meatloaf, and the parmesan... More 

Thank Blondedawg
deborah w, Owner at Baum & Blume & Carriage House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your unconventional dining experience! Where else can you dine while you shop? What fun! We pride ourselves on creating fresh, ever-changing innovations for our guests to dine upon. It's so much fun for us! Please join us again soon. Deborah, Diane & Deric Wenzler, chefs/co-owners More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I came for their holiday boutique event. They had wine tasting by different wineries, live music, fresh appetizers, and a cooking demonstration by Chef Deric. It was a great time to visit, eat, and start my holiday shopping. It's a family business and they are friendly and great conversationalist.

Thank Suzanne V
Carmel Valley, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

B&B is an eclectic, family owned and operated, deli, take-out, catering and (small) Bistro serving lunch and dinner and the occasional special dinner. Check it out!

Thank Andrew A
Roseville, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

We were in Carmel for Thanksgiving, Our research told us that Baum & Blume served Thanksgiving dinner in a pick-up/catering fashion. We made our reservation and then picked up our meals around 5pm. Apparently, they do this each Thanksgiving. They cook anywhere from full Thanksgiving meals with large turkeys and all the sides to smaller portions (as in our case).... More 

Thank Adrian R
Los Gatos, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

We were staying at a house in Carmel Valley and did not feel like sitting in a restaurant. We were able to get a complete dinner at a reasonable price here and heat it up in the microwave. The food was cooked from scratch and was delicious. We had enchiladas, which came with a side of green beans and soup.... More 

Thank IngCV
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

Food was quite good. Staff were friendly and helpful. Sit in the beer garden if you can and enjoy the blue jays.

Thank Chris L
Carmel Valley, California, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2012

I have discovered the most charming café. Baum and Blume & The Carriage House is located in Carmel Valley Village, just off of Carmel Valley Rd at 4 El Caminito Rd. The Cafe is open Monday through Saturday offering a lunch and dinner menu with a waffle breakfast on Saturdays. The menu changes weekly and each Saturday, they offer 2... More 

1 Thank Dotty H
Monterey, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2011

A small gem of a place. Hand-picked well thought-out store and handcrafted food offer so much to look forward to as you drive into Carmel Valley Village (yes, there is such a thing.) There is a beautiful outside seating if the weather is good, and the holiday mailer they send out is a lot of fun. This is a family... More 

1 Thank Justine_CMT
Carmel Valley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2010

The food, festivities, boutique and folks are always delightful at this very creative and deightful establishment. In my 10 years of selecting some gourmet take-out at the end of a day , attending their special events (dinners, St. Patrick Day's luncheon with guests, an annual Holiday venue) or stepping into the Carriage House for a gift, card or plant, I've... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
French, American, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 El Caminito Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9638
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carmel Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-659-0400
Casual European-style Bistro with Garden Seating. Weekly changing menu features seasonal fresh meats, dairy and produce from local producers. Lunch, Supper and Full Take-out available.
Beer Garden Opens May 30 in our adjoining brick patio. Featuring craft beers, wine cocktails,
beer-centric gourmet small plates, bratwurst, handmade pretzels and more. Frozen foods, house made jams and pastries available from our on-site Gourmet Pantry.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?