Anpan buns at Kimuraya Bakery in Tokyo. Photo by alphacityguides.

One of Japan's oldest bakeries selling a variety of Japanese sweet buns. 


To say that Ladurée makes a good macaron is a BIT of an understatement, they're the inventors of it—literally! A must do in France. 

Bouchon Bakery

Pasty display case at Bouchon Bakery in New York. Photo by alphacityguides.

Thomas Keller's casual boulangerie and cafe is the quintessential lunch stop inside the Time Warner Center.

Euphorium Bakery

Chocolate Eclair with chantilly cream at Euporium Bakery in Covent Garden, London. Photo by alphacityguides.

A complete selection of hand-made artisan breads, pastries, and savory treats are on offer all day long.

Hummingbird Bakery

Cakes at Hummingbird Bakery in London. Photo by alphacityguides.

These cute little bake shops are turning out some of the best cakes in London.

The Albion

Goat cheese breakfast pie at The Albion in London. Photo by alphacityguides.

Easily the best bakery in Shoreditch and an great all day menu to boot. 

Crumbs Bake Shop

Salted caramel chocolate cupcake at Crumbs Bake Shop in New York. Photo by alphacityguides.

New York born cupcake shop that has turned their sweet treats into a serious chain.


Everything bagel toasted with cream cheese at Ess-A-Bagel in New York. Photo by alphacityguides.

Carbs, smarbs, bagels are a staple in a New Yorkers diet and Ess-A-Bagel is one of the best in the city.

Boulanger Gallet

Infront of Gallet in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

This local spot is frequented by the Twentieth's locals looking for a croissant on the run, or a baguette to take home...

Eric Kayser

Almond croissant from Eric Kayser in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

The perfect pastry choice for breakfast or a midday pick-me-up while touring the 8th.