The French bakery Boulangerie Christophe opened Monday in Potomac’s Cabin John Village shopping center, expanding from its original location in Washington, D.C.

Bakery-goers entering the establishment are greeted with a large display case of cakes, macrons,  eclairs, croissants, breads and other pastries. Also featured in the display case are cold baguette sandwiches.

[ngg src=”galleries” ids=”36″ display=”basic_thumbnail”]Boulangerie Christophe serves various types of crepes with fillings such as sugar, Nutella and strawberry, along with waffles with the same toppings. It also serves omelets, brioche French toast and a breakfast sandwich with a choice of ham, salmon or avocado.

Hot items are priced between $12 and $20, while pastries are typically less than $10 each.

The bakery is open daily from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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