Below is a list of the top and leading Bakeries in Austin. To help you find the best Bakeries located near you in Austin, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Austin’s Best Bakeries:
The top rated Bakeries in Austin are:
- Paper Route Bakery -a small-batch organic bakery
- Capital City Bakery -a 100% all-vegan bakery
- Upper Crust Bakery -locally owned bakery where you can grab a quick coffee and breakfast
- Quack’s 43rd Street Bakery -a coffee shop that sells baked items and provides service to wholesale accounts
- Word of Mouth Bakery -a boutique cafe that serves pastries and other baked products
Paper Route Bakery
“I didn’t think I liked scones until I ate one from Paper Route Bakery.” – Leah C., @yelpaustin We’ve just added some…
Paper Route Bakery is a small-batch artisan bakery that uses organic ingredients like cage-free eggs and grass-fed butter on their treats. They bring the classic American goodies and leveling them up by infusing their craftsmanship into their baked goods.
A small local business founded in 2016 by Aaron Seriff-Cullick, their goal is to serve hand-made goodies each day using organic and ethically sourced ingredients. They take pride that all their pastries are uniquely crafted and made to deliver a sumptuous experience not only to your doorsteps but also to your tastebuds.
Scones, Pao de Queijo, Breakfast Cakes, Home Made Pop Tarts, Cookies, Desserts
“The best scones we’ve ever had! Seriously they were amazing. Very large, with a lot of ingredients in each one. Awesome selection of flavors. The cookies and bars were good too! They graciously gave us several additional items to sample.” – Alissa O.
Capital City Bakery
Capital City Bakery is a proud Texas-grown local business founded in 2010. Previously operating as a bakery trailer at the Rio Grande, this bakery has now evolved into a quaint store in East Austin.
A 100% vegan shop, Capital City took pride in ensuring all of their pastries and baked products are made from scratch each day using fresh and cholesterol-free ingredients that are locally-sourced when possible. They are dedicated to providing not only mouth-watering goodies for your palate but they are also environmentally conscious and ensure to use bakery boxes from recycled materials.
Signature Cakes, Cupcakes, CCB Favorites, 9″ Pies, Gluten-Free, Cards and Decorations, Baking Mixes, CCB Merch, Gift Cards
“Everything was so moist and soft! Absolutely delicious! And love the atmosphere!” –Alexandra Ramirez
Upper Crust Bakery
Upper Crust Bakery is a locally owned bakery that has been a part of Austin for more than 28 years now. With a laidback ambiance in their store, you will certainly enjoy a good coffee or breakfast while taking your time reading the newspaper or simply have quiet time, alone time for yourself.
Offering decadent cakes and pastries, they are open for walk-ins and reservations that you can pick-up at your convenience. They also cater to special order sizes for pies and can also deliver large orders meant for your parties and events. A little sweet-tasting food for your desserts and your party is all good thanks to Upper Crust Bakery.
Cakes, Pies, Other Desserts, Pastries, Breads, Lunch
“Lovely, high-quality bakery.” – Stacie George
Quack’s 43rd Street Bakery
Quack’s 43rd Street Bakery is a full-service coffeehouse that offers heavenly tasting pastries made to perfection each day. Started originally in the Drag in 1983, they have moved to their current location in 1999 and has evolved from a small cookie bakery to what it is now, an Espresso Cafe full of delectable treats.
All of their baked products are using natural ingredients. No trans-fats, preservatives, additives and emulsifiers, just pure high-quality products made from scratch daily. They also offer baked products to wholesale accounts such as cafes and shops around Austin who want to carry on their signature homemade and scrumptious treats for their customers.
Hot Drinks, Cold Drinks, Breakfast, Pies, Layer Cakes, Specialty Cakes, Muffins, Coffee Cakes, Tea Breads, Scones, Danish, Cinnamon Rolls, Croissants, Cookies, Bars, Dessert Specialties, Cupcakes, Mini Cupcakes, Seasonal Items
“I ordered the double, double chocolate cake that Quacks is famous for. It was for a very special birthday dinner my dear friend gave. WOW! It took everyone’s breath away last night! It was so beautiful to look at and then fantastic to have a piece of! Thank you all for helping me make the party so special! Everyone asked where the cake came from….I proudly told them…..be prepared for lots more orders now!” – Deborah Keyes
Word of Mouth Bakery
Word of Mouth Bakery is a quaint boutique cafe located in Central Austin. Operating for more than 30 years now they offer not only cafe experience but custom catering as well to its customers. Offering not only the classic type of pastries, they also have gluten-free and vegan products to their health-conscious buyers.
Serving breakfast and lunch with a variety of daily pastry and dessert, each of their dishes and baked treats are made not only for consumption but for the comfort and happiness of its customer. They also make specialty cakes for different occasions as well as seasonal specialties that will make each of your celebration a delightful experience.
Cakes, Specials, Lunch, Breakfast, Appetizers, Dinner, Desserts
“Best ham, egg and cheese croissants!! Amazing staff and some have worked at Swedish Hill Bakery.” – Joseph Castillo
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