On some days, all that will do is a big ol’ pastry or cake to calm the nerves. Or, maybe you’re just after some of the finest sourdough to have with your lunch! Thankfully, there’s plenty of great spots around Auckland to appease those cravings. From rainbow cakes, gooey doughnuts to soft breads, and more — here are some of the best bakeries in Auckland.
This renowned 5-star bakery is home to some of the best pies and hot chocolates in Auckland. Specifically, we’re obsessed with their instagrammable eatable biscuit pie cup that holds a hot drink of your choice. Certainly, everything else available is just as glorious.
📍 349 Karangahape Road, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
2. Tart Bakery
This vegan spot is crawling with some beautifully designed snacks. Whether it be some fruit-covered Danish pastries, soft cocoa-filled doughnuts or a fresh pain au raisin, you’ll find all the perfect treats to compliment your morning coffee over at Tart Bakery.
📍 555 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, 1021
With some of the best donuts in Auckland, you know you’ll be treated to the best doughy fix in the city. Think gooey donuts, breakfast baps, cakes, croissants, and plenty more. Pair your treat with a coffee for the most pleasurable food experience.
📍 5 Graham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
This spot have a vast selection of delectable items that will appease your dough cravings. From celebration cakes, pies, seasonal treats, heavenly sandwiches, the list is endless. Indeed, one of the best bakeries in Auckland.
📍 2 New Bond Street, Kingsland, Auckland 1021
Home of the best birthday cakes and cupcakes in Auckland, you haven’t lived until you’ve tried something from here. With a colourful selection of cupcakes and macaroons, you’ll be in your element.
📍 Various Locations
6. Baker & Co
This iconic bakery serves one of the best cheesecakes in Auckland, along with a variety of doughy goodies, from cookie sandwiches to pizzas, to name a few. Wonderfully, there’s lots of gluten-free items for those restricted dieters.
📍 235 West Tamaki Road, Glendowie, Auckland 1072, New Zealand
Hungry Aucklanders will adore the fine selection of heavenly savoury and sweet options at this spot. Highlights include the mouthwatering Mexican Gallette, complete with flaky pastry, eggs, avocado and coriander. Alternatively, indulge on tarts, almond croissants, apple crumble slices, the list is endless.
📍 1/21 Halsey Street, Freemans Bay, 1010.
This exclusive bakery and restaurant serves up an array of irresistible heavenly baked goods. Think pain au chocolat, strawberry and vanilla doughnuts, drool-worthy cinnamon rolls, and much more. Definitely, one of the best bakeries in Auckland.
📍 66 – 68, Tyler Street, Britomart Place, 1010 Auckland
This German-style bakery brings traditional sourdough baking to Auckland. Their breads come in many shapes and sized, each created with as much precision to satisfy you all. Think blackforest bread, Bavarian bread, bretzals, cheesecakes, to name a few.
📍 65 Hillside Road, Glenfield, Auckland 0627
Another top-notch spot in Auckland, particularly, known for their scrumptious breads. If there’s one near you, be sure to collect a daily loaf to try. Plus, you can pick up some delightful pastries, doughnuts and lovely olive oil along the way. What’s not to love?
📍 Various Locations
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Updated by Megan Zara Walsh