ATLANTA

Saint Germain French Café & Bakery
The Interlock

July 2022

A casual café atmosphere where the pâtisserie is the star

Selection of Patries with Coffee at Saint Germain French Bakery at The Interlock

Life is better when it's interesting.

When you can't choose just one: pastries, chocolate eclair, tarts with a flat white coffee espresso at St Germain French Bakery

The Brief.

St. Germain French Bakery & Cafe, located at The Interlock, opened in 2021 by husband wife team, Heather and Mathieu Jourdan-Gassin. It is their second location with a Ponce City Market stall opening in 2016.

The Elevation.

With a nod to neighborhood bakeries and cafes from the streets of France, St. Germain seduces with its sidewalk seating complete with ratan chairs and bistro tables. Inside, find a casual cafe atmosphere where the pâtisserie is the star. Delectable French pastries, macarons, and croissants. Coffee, tea, artisan chocolates, quiches and sandwiches. In true American style, plenty of seating in comfy chairs, at the coffee bar and spacious tables beckon for a longer stay with laptops in hand.

Saint Germain French Bakery interior seating at The Interlock
St Germain French Bakery box of macarons
Selection of pastries and tarts at St Germain French Bakery Atlanta
Saint Germain French Bakery outdoor French Bistro seating at The Interlock

left to right: interior seating at St Germain French Bakery at The Interlock; a box of Macarons; pastry case showcasing a few of the selections; French cafe-style patio seating .

Go for the Pâtisserie.

Myriad choices of pastries. Myriad opportunities for delight.

 

Go for the Macarons.

Go ahead, choose a boxed set for a moment of reminisce of Ladurée Champs-Elysées.  

 

Go for the Cappuccino.

Delish. The coffee is from Cafe Richard, a premiere French roaster. But, it’s the treats that accompany it that make it interesting. Don’t overlook those two wrapped surprises on your saucer.

Menu Highlights

Myriad Mouse Cakes, 14 different Tarts, Eclairs, Napoleon, Opera, Carrot Cake, Cheesecake, Tiramisu, 15 flavors of Macarons, Croissants, Danishes. Plus sandwiches and quiche for lunch.

Hours & Best Times to Visit

There's plenty of seating and the line moves fast making any time as good as the next.

 

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday: 8:30 am - 11:00 pm

 

Seating

A ‘sidewalk” area has lovely french-inspired bistro tables with chairs and the spacious interior has seating hubs at the coffee bar, at small and larger tables, and in a corner area outfitted with large leather chairs.

 

 

 

Location Details:

Inside The Interlock

1115 Howell Mill Road
Suite 372
Atlanta, GA 30318

website: stgermainatl.com

From Southside: about 32 minutes

From Alpharetta: about 30 minutes

Other locations: Inside Ponce City Market and Buckhead Village District

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