Best Bakeries in Oakland

Expert recommended Top 3 Bakeries in Oakland, California. All of our bakeries face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


6323 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618 Directions

Since 1977

Sacristains, Tartes, Morning Bun, Irish Soda Bread and Apricot Soda Bread, Cakes, Madeleines, Bread, Chocolate Pecan Cookie, Croissant, Cookies, Orange Currant Scone, Chocolatine, Pastries, Wheat-Walnut Levain and Wheat Walnut-Demi Pain, Rustic Rye Batard and Rye Raisin Rolls, Brioche, Swiss Twinkie, Apple Croissant & Raspberry-Walnut Scone

La Farine Boulangerie Patisserie is first begun in 1977, the bakery is located in the then quiet, undeveloped area of College Avenue. The bakery had a hand full of employees and catered to a large neighborhood clientele. Jeff Dodge is the owner of La Farine. Taste the most delicious favorites include Passover Torte (glazed and unglazed), Chocolate Macaroons, Bisous & Brandied Cherry Truffle Torte. Takeout and vegan options are available. Free WiFi.

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Mon - Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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5427 Telegraph Avenue, Unit D3, Oakland, CA 94609 Directions

Since 2004

Muffins, Triple Chocolate Brownie, Savories, Pecan Pie, Cakes, Cookies, Polar Bears, Pizza, Coconut Lemon Square, Biscotti, Pastries, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins, Walnut Brownie, Bread, Pies, Cinnamon Rolls, Bagels, Coconut Pecan Macaroons, Cupcakes, Croissants, Almond Biscotti, California Lemon Cake, Cornbread Muffins & Sourcream Coffeecake

Mariposa Baking Co is a gluten-free sweet and savory bakery, from pastries to croutons, with a regular coffee menu. This certified green bakery also features the first retail bakery. In the fall of 2004, Patti Furey Crane launched Mariposa Baking with a small team of artisan bakers. They checked instinctively against the finest wheat-based products and produced baked goods that they were proud to mark. Their bakers produce 100% gluten-free baked goods made from fresh, organic and natural ingredients. Takeout and gluten-free options are available. Gender-neutral restrooms and Wheelchairs are accessible for their customers.

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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat & Sun Closed

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3265 Lakeshore Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612 Directions

Since 1997

Muffins, Cheese Scones, Zampanos and Bialys, English Muffins, Olive/Garlic Focaccia, City Bread and Batards, Square Focaccia, Special Cheese Rolls, Brioche Loaves, Wolverine Rolls, Baguettes, Chocolate Raspberry Scones, Banana Bread, Suburban Batard, Pizza, Petit Pain, Rosemary Walnut Bread and Rolls, Almond Swirls, City Bread & Batards

Arizmendi Bakery is the shortened name of Jose Maria Arizmendiarrieta, a young priest who inspired and helped found the Mondragon Cooperatives in the Basque Country of Spain in the 1950s. The bakery is started as one firm and roughly 25 people in 1956 is now a major international business with a work force of over 100,000, employed in some 250+ worker-owned enterprises and affiliated organizations. At Arizmendi Bakery on Lakeshore, they offer their community artisan bread, morning pastries, and gourmet pizza. Their focus is on providing healthy food using straightforward recipes and quality ingredients. For lunch or dinner, they offer a unique vegetarian pizza of the day featuring seasonal vegetables, infused oils, and fresh herbs on organic, thin sourdough crust. Vegan and gluten-free options are available.

Price: Starts from $0.75


Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon Closed

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