Storied Bay Ridge bakery brings black and white cookies, Danish treats to South Slope. Icing and sprinkles abound. Familiar bites like tea biscuits and rugelach joined by Scandi staples kransekake ... read more
Peter Endriss (the Runner) of Per Se and Chris Pizzulli (the Stone) of Blue Ribbon Brasserie combine on a bakery and restaurant along the Gowanus. Pretty place runs through three stories. Design ma... read more
Some Texas natives swear by their kolaches, those portable pastries stuffed with savory or sweet stuff, but they're not so easy to find outside the Lone Star State. Fortunately, this tidy kolache s... read more
Not for the lactose-intolerant. Dulce de leche cake, blueberry cream cookies, brilliant soft-serve creations, and The Volcano—potato gratin with gruyere cheese and Benton's bacon—certif... read more
Beloved mom and pop Cobble Hill bakery brings the sweet stuff to Dumbo. Mini cookies with names like Sadie (orange-flavored butter cookie) and Lana (chocolate with raspberry jam) so precious you al... read more
Tidy brick and wood storefront serving up serious baked goods. French technique meets fresh American ingredients. Nothing rushed: dough gets three-day fermentations before being transformed into sp... read more
By the same folks who brought you Seersucker is this shoe box of a cafe. Saying it gets crowded is an understatement, but there's a reason so many people flock here on a daily basis. The staff tend... read more
Gentrification brings delicious, malnutricious breakfast (other than McDonald's) to Bed-Stuy. It's all in the dough here - fluffy and cakey, but not too clumpy, these doughnuts make Dunkin's taste ... read more
Authentic Lebanese bakery serving traditional Middle Eastern pastries and goat's milk ice cream. In this friendly, family-run Bay Ridge shop, you may not recognize the smorgasbord of sweets on disp... read more
Williamsburg's inevitable cupcakery, run by two Polish girls who wish to "make you high on sugar." Less gauche than certain forerunners (cough, cough, Magnolia), think smaller, airier ‘cakes ... read more
Ever-changing array of super-fresh locavore-ish sandwiches and salads nearly eclipsed by desserts, especially salted caramel ice cream sandwich. Keeps it creative with goat cheese tart, sardines wi... read more
No need to go to Soho for fancy loaves, Bed-Stuy has the goods. Baker Matthew Tilden turns out divine Cacio e Peppe, Hands Boulle, and other breads for legions of loyal regulars. Savory muffins, sc... read more
No longer a place for freelancers to work and loiter (see the "no laptop" sign) unless you've come for the food. Formal dining room in the rear, casual café in the front, garden way back. D... read more
DUB (Down Under Bakery) brings the iconic savory pie experience of New Zealand and Australia to Brooklyn. The little cafe has sparse seating and the yippie moms with their bulky strollers fill it u... read more
Renovated townhouse charmingly decorated with pastel colors, patterned wallpaper, and vintage photographs. Former Barneys manager and co-owner did the place proud. Family tree linking husband and w... read more
Ex-advertising hands partner up, deliver sugar rushes to the good burghers of Red Hook. Modern takes on classic American goods, we're loving on velvet cake, chocolate cloud cookies, PB Krispy Bars.... read more
Dumbo's slice of Gay Paree, minus the intense rudeness. Unflappable baker Hervé Poussot kneads yeast three times daily, still manages to smile. Maybe it's the pastry porn. Eye candy tarts wi... read more
Neighborhood “secret” that everyone seems to know about. Laidback shabby-chic café perfect for a weekend brunch of French, American, Brazilian delights. Also great for a mid-week... read more
Heart of much debate amongst Park Slope's pastry-munching set. Small, eclectic shop set deep in the Slope has carefree-to-a-fault staff who could give a shit who or why is eating their pastries, so... read more
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