Downtown NapaNothing compares to the magical feeling you experience as you take in the scent of freshly made pastries, bread, and sweet treats when stepping into a bakery. The Inn on First is within steps of Downtown Napa where you’ll find beautiful restaurants, wineries, places to shop and many other things to do in Napa Valley. During your vacation we suggest taking a walk through the local bakeries and sweet shops near our Napa B&B, here are a couple worth checking out. 

The Model Bakery

If there’s something you should know about The Model Bakery, it’s that their English muffins were listed as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things in 2016. The bakery features pastries, croissants, scones, bread, cookies, and more. While venturing through the Oxbow Public Market, you’ll be lured into the bakery by the scent of the artisan bread baking in their deck ovens from the walnut bread to the epi baguettes. While in Downtown Napa, stop in for lunch or pick up a sweet morsel, whatever you do, don’t forget to try their world-famous English muffins while you’re there! 

Anette’s Chocolate & Ice Cream Factory 

Everybody knows that wine and chocolate go hand in hand, which is why Anette’s Chocolate & Ice Cream Factory will be the perfect place to stop near our Napa inn. Creating everything from tasty artisan truffles, to exquisite chocolate wine sauces, savory brittle, and house-made ice creams there’s something for everyone. Perhaps you’d like to give the gift of chocolate to a special friend back home. Pick up a box of assorted chocolates, truffles, or a mixed ensemble that also includes delicious creams and chews. The factory has two locations, one in the Oxbow Public Market and a new location on First Street. 

Breakfast in Napa

Downtown NapaDuring your stay, you’ll come to understand why we’re the best bed and breakfast in California, as it will be apparent that Chef Jim Gunther offers the highest-quality breakfast around after having one bite. You’ll always have a new dish each time you stay as there are over 160 unique recipes that Jim has created for guests, including options for those with allergy restrictions and dietary needs. Each breakfast prepared at our Napa B&B is made fresh from scratch using locally sourced ingredients. Not only do we accommodate for nutritional needs, but we also provide an ADA-friendly room for those who may need additional assistance and space while lodging. To inquire about your upcoming stay, give us a call at  1-707-253-1331.