Mar ’12Mar

Join Josette and Tony at San Gennaro Festival in Phoenix Arizona March 21-25

Directions to San Gennaro Feast in Phoenix here

March 21-25th, 4pm to 12am every day.

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Join Chef Josette at San Gennaro in Phoenix!

PRINT THE FLYER above and get $4 off your entrance fee.

Check out all the latest info on San Gennaro Phoenix in March over at our new Facebook page!


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Tony & Josette at San Gennaro Feast


Giving Boring Times the San Gennaro Boot!



Apr ’12
10:00 am

15th Annual Brentwood Art Festival on April 29 from 10am to 6pm all along San Vicente Blvd. in Brentwood

Join Chef Josette and Normandie Bakery, visit our booth at the Brentwood Art Festival Sunday April 29th.

Admission is Free.


The Brentwood Art Festival is described as a one-day extravaganza spring show is set for Sunday, April 29th from 10am to 6pm in downtown Brentwood (CA). The events take place along San Vicente Boulevard, beginning at Bundy and running east to Barrington. There is plenty of metered parking along San Vicente Boulevard as well as pay lot parking available along with parking at the VA. Great for a family outing, the festivities also include live musical entertainment, a fun zone of amusements for children of all ages and an international food court.
The art show features a juried selection for sale of a mix of medias and styles, from whimsical to contemporary conversation pieces intermixed with traditional art festival favorites — fine art and photography, clothing and accessories, jewelry, sculptures, stained glass, hand-blown glass, porcelain and ceramics, paper and textile art, potpourri, soaps, candles, flowers and bonsai trees, children’s toys, furniture, and more. ..

Join Chef Josette for the Best French Pates, Quiches and French Pastries and our Famous Bread from Normandie Bakery of Los Angeles and at The Original Farmers Market on Third and Fairfax.

Young Magalee enjoys eating a croissant sandwich from Normandie Bakery in this image.

Young Magalee enjoys eating a croissant sandwich from Normandie Bakery

Normandie Bakery is Famous for its authentic French pastries and artisan breads baked daily in their own 30,000 square foot kitchen.

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Authentic French Pastries from Chef Josette

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Hire Chef Josette to cook a private meal in your home.

Hire Chef Josette of Normandie Bakery and Josette’s Bistro in Los Angeles to prepare a meal in the privacy of your own home.

Main Bakery in Los Angeles information
Normandie Bakery
3022 South Cochran Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90016-3706
Phone (323) 939-5528
Fax (323) 939-0424
Hours: M-F, 7am-5pm. Sat, 7am-4pm.


Culture and Ministry Officials from France along with the French Consulate to Los Angeles paid a surprise visit to expatriate Josette LeBlond at Normandie Bakery in Los Angeles today.

Much to everyone’s utter astonishment Frédéric Lefebvre, Secrétaire d’Etat (Secretary of State), Louis Duvernois, Sénateur (Senator), David Martinon, Consul général (French consulate to Los Angeles and French President Sarkozy’s close confident), Gaetan Rudant, Conseiller du Secrétaire d’Etat, Jean-Claude Zambelli, Conseiller AFE, Fabrice Maïolino, Consul général adjoint, Alain Belais, directeur général de l’APCE, Benjamin Maftouf, Attaché de presse du Consulat, Shirley Moirin, Attaché de presse adjointe du Consulat, and Abdelhalim Benzadi, Officier de sécurité du Secrétaire d’Etat came walking into Normandie Bakery at 3022 South Cochran Avenue in Los Angeles, on February 25, 2012 at 10 a.m. The Secretary of State, Senator and French Consulate wanted to pay a visit to their expatriate Josette LeBlond, who left France to work in America in 1986, and applaud her for promoting all things French outside of her homeland.

Frédéric Lefebvre, Secrétaire d'Etat from France Greets Chef Josette at Normandie Bakery

Frédéric Lefebvre, Secrétaire d’Etat from France greeting Chef Josette outside of Normandie Bakery in Los Angeles, as French Official, Ministry, Senators, Secretaries, The Consulate General David Martinon and Attaches pay a surprise visit on their expatriate Chef Josette LeBlond of Normandie Bakery and Josette’s Bistro.


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Louis Duvernois, Sénateur from France Greeting Chef Josette at Normandie Bakery in Los Angeles

Chef Josette prepared a mid-morning snack for her French visitors featuring her world famous Normandie Pate and scrumptious French baguettes. Of course, it had to be accompanied with champagne.

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Culture and Ministry Officials from France Dining with Chef Josette at Normandie Bakery

French Officials Seated at the table with Chef Josette

Left Side                                                                     Right Side

Fabrice Maiolino                                                       Benjamin Maftouf

David Martinon                                                         Gaetan Rudant

Jean Claude Zambelli                                              Louis Duvernois

Josette LeBlond                                                        Frederic Lefebvre

Abdelhalim Benzadi                                                Alain Belais


Lively conversations and toasts followed!


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Lively Table Conversation Between French Ministry Officials and Chef Josette at Normandie Bakery


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Lots of Toasting & Fun When French People Get Together!

Frédéric Lefebvre, Secrétaire d’Etat offers his warm greetings from France to Chef Josette in this photograph below.

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Frédéric Lefebvre, Secrétaire d'Etat Saying Good-bye To Chef Josette


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Stop by Normandie Bakery at Farmers Market Third & Fairfax

And Enter Our Sweepstake Contest To Win $75

No Purchase Necessary

Stop by Normandie Bakery from March 8th to 14th, and fill out a form to win $75 Normandie Bakery Gift Certificate. Winners will be notified by phone or email. No purchase necessary. See our Online Normandie Sweepstakes Flyer

Video of Chef Josette at Normandie Bakery in Original Farmers Market at Third & Fairfax talking about all the goodness which goes into making Normandie Bakery products, and her long history as artisan bakery and Chef.

Information on Normandie Bakery at Farmers Market Third & Fairfax
Stall #330
6333 W. 3rd Street (at Fairfax Ave)
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone (323) 930-1944
Fax (323) 930-7903
Hours: M-Sat: 8:30am-9pm
Sun: 9:30am-7pm

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Register To Win Our Sweepstakes Giveaway in March

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Feb ’12
5:00 pm

Josette’s Bistro Opening Tuesday Feb. 14 Valentine’s Day inside of Normandie Bakery

Make Your Reservations NOW by Calling (323) 939-5528

Live Music, dancing, special menu, free glass of champagne

We’re back! Maybe some of you remember our incredibly cute bistro in Las Vegas on Flamingo Road? Well, I have decided to re-create Josette’s Bistro in Los Angeles inside of my 40,000 square foot Normandie Bakery. Come and see what we have done with the space. We are going to have a celebration party on Tuesday February 14 Valentine’s Day with music and dancing and singing by Tony Sacca, join us on Valentine’s Day, My Babies! Kiss, kiss Chef Josette.

Josette’s Bistro
Josette’s Bistro is a cute, romantic authentic bistro inside of Normandie Bakery Los Angeles.
3022 South Cochran Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90016-3706
Phone (323) 939-5528
Fax (323) 939-0424
Website & Online Menu
Hours: Thu-Sat, 5pm-9pm.
After July 4th, Summer Hours: M-Sat, 5pm-9pm.


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Josette's Bistro Los Angeles Opens Inside of Normandie Bakery Feb. 14 Valentine's Day

See our Valentine Special Menu $35 per person, includes free glass of French champagne.

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Josette's Bistro Opening Tuesday February 14, 2012 Special Valentine's Menu $35 per Person


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1 Year Celebration at Normandie Bakery Farmers Market Third & Fairfax

Join Us All Day Tuesday, February 7th at Normandie Farmers Market

Free Cakes and Free 10% Off Coupon To Use for Valentine’s Day

1 Year Anniversary Flyer Online Here

Normandie Bakery at Fairfax Farmers Market in Los Angeles
Stall #330
6333 W. 3rd Street (at Fairfax Ave.)
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone (323) 930-1944
Fax (323) 930-7903
Hours: M-Sat: 8:30am-9pm
Sun: 9:30am-7pm

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Map to Normandie Bakery Farmers Market 6333 W. 3rd Street (at Fairfax Ave.) Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Normandie Bakery at Farmers Market Third & Fairfax in Los Angeles


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Get 10% Off When You Order Your Holiday Cake

Christmas Yule Logs, Gingerbread Houses,  and More

Call (323) 939-5528

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Season Greetings from Chef Josette and Normandie Bakery

Christmas and Holiday Cake Flyer Below

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Flyer online here

Normandie Bakery & Cafe
3022 South Cochran Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90016
(Corner of Jefferson & Cochran)

Phone : (323) 939-5528
E-mail :

Try our new Banquet Room Application for your party, wedding, banquet, corporate event needs. Remember we create award-winning buffets in house.

Dec ’11
12:00 pm

Join us this Saturday, December 10 for an International Winter Festival and celebrate holiday traditions from around the world with live music and dance!

Five of Los Angeles’s Sister Cities will present their native song and dance including Bollywood from Mumbai, India, drojli and kuku harvest dance from Lusaka, Zambia, samba reggae from Salvador, Brazil, Taiko drums from Nagoya, Japan and ballet folklorico from Mexico City, Mexico.
Performances are free and take place on the Market Plaza from 12-5pm. Don’t miss this worldly celebration!
Official webpage for dancers.
Image of Flyer Below

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Join Normandie Gourmet for Winter Festival at Fairfax Market