Montco's Best Bakeries
Cookies, Cupcakes, Doughnuts and More
The pastry chefs and bakers of Montgomery County work tirelessly to ensure that what comes out of their ovens is consistently light and airy, golden brown, aromatic and delectable. The 17 listed below are highly recommendable.
For more than a decade, Sweet Ashley's Chocolate has been making their sweets the old-fashioned way: hand-dipping. Micro batches of butter creams, peanut butter cups and truffles are all made by hand at the Royersford store.
BE WELL BAKERY & CAFE
A bakery that's open for breakfast, lunch and dinner? It's almost too good to be true at Be Well. The bakery and cafe specializes in creative healthy dishes and a variety of baked goods, many of which are gluten free.
BEVERLY'S PASTRY SHOP
In the heart of downtown Pottstown, Beverly's is a full service bakery – from stopping in to grab some sweets to custom ordered cakes. Check out their Facebook page for their latest creations, including vegan, gluten free, sugar free, and nut free treats.
CORROPOLESE BAKERY AND DELI
The cheesecake says it all. As a family business and four generations since 1924, Corropolese thrives on making the highest quality products and making their customers happy.
FOUNDING FARMERS FIRST BAKE CAFE & CREAMERY
King of Prussia
First Bake Cafe & Creamery welcomes guests to start their day off right – with a delicious cup of coffee and a tasty assortment of fresh from the oven goodness. They’re your one-stop shop for specialty blended coffees and teas, baked goods, light fare, and sweet treats.
PRETTY TASTY CUPCAKE LLC
1600 Fayette St.
Gourmet cupcakes, cookies, macarons, cake pops baked fresh daily on premise! We are 100% peanut & tree nut free facility! We do custom cakes for birthdays, weddings, showers and other important occasion - call us or stop by to discuss.
ANN'S CAKE PAN
Ann Natter has been baking and decorating cakes for nearly a half-century, a skill she honed as a mom creating special desserts for her seven children. The possible flavor combinations and decorative themes are virtually endless.
The German Butter Cake here is a Best of Philly winner, with good reason. The four generations of the McCrimmon family excel in old-style recipes that speak to tradition. This time of year, springerle cookies are extremely popular. And delicious, as our blog recently cited.
KRIEBEL'S CUSTOM BAKERY
Brides flock to Kriebel's to have their desserts created with equal attention to taste and artistry. And they come away very happy with the results. Each December, patrons snap up the seasonal yule logs, rolled and decorated sponge cake filled with flavored buttercreams.
The 2017 winner of Sweetest Bakery in America is right here in Montgomery County. Their scratch-made doughnuts, all occasion cakes and cupcakes (try the French Toast flavor!) are truly top-notch.
Although the stock in trade for Village Treats is ice cream, it also produces baked items that exhibit the same commitment to excellence and taste. In December, understandably, the snickerdoodle bars are very popular.
The Weinrich family began its 90-year history of baking excellence in 1919 when patriarch Herman arrived at Ellis Island from Germany. Among its cross-cultural specialties are French petit fours and Hamantash, a folded, filled cookie-like treat associated with Purim.