We recently wrote a blog post on the top Northeast Philadelphia Restaurants, but sometimes you want a delicious freshly baked slice of bread or donut with your coffee in the morning. The good news is that if you live in Northeast Philadelphia, you have a myriad of options at your fingertips.
Schenk’s Family Bakery (7951 Verree Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19111)
In Fox Chase, Schenk’s Family Bakery has been around since 1938 (in different location) and stocks a variety of pastries, cakes, pies and more.
Hutchinson’s Classic Bakery (13023 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116)
In the Somerton Neighborhood, Hutchinson’s Classic Bakery stocks a range of baked butter cakes, Danish, cookies, donuts and bread – all of which are worth trying.
Lipkin’s Bakery (8013 Castor Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152)
In Rhawnhurst, right on Castor Avenue, Lipkin’s is located in a twin size home but don’t be fooled by its size as it is a mighty bakery. Lipkin’s Bakery is a Kosher bakery offering bagels, cookies, breads, danish, pies and pastries. It is also known for its knishes and has been around for over 46 years.
4 Every Occasion Cakes & Cupcakes (1821 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111)
4 Every Occasion can create custom cakes for special occasions. The bakery also stocks colorful cookies and cupcakes that are must-haves. *This location is temporarily closed during COVID-19 and hopefully reopens soon.
Tandoori Bakery (842 Red Lion Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19115)
Tandoori Bakery is an Uzbek-style eatery serving Uzbek tandoori bread, somsa, and other Uzbek foods. It also stocks fresh meat.
Two Ladies Bakery (10105C Verree Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19115)
Two Ladies Bakery is a pastry shop for desserts, pastries, custom cakes, and much more.
BJ’s Bakery (2054 Red Lion Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19115)
BJ’s Bakery is a great spot for special occasion custom cakes, breads, and more. It is located in BJ’s Wholesale Club in Bustleton.
Danish Bakers (107 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046)
Right on the edge of Fox Chase (though technically in Rockledge), Danish Bakers is a family-run bakery offering rolls, cakes, Danish pastries, pies, cookies, breads, and much more. Top sellers include butter cake, donuts, sticky buns, and cookies.
Georgian Bakery and Café (11749 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116)
Georgian Bakery and Café is a family-owned and operated bakery serving traditional Eastern European, Russian-style food including cheese bread, salads, and meat dumplings. It is famous for its Khachapuri bread. It is also a restaurant / café with sit-down dining.
Holmesburg Bakery (7935 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136)
Holmesburg Bakery is a long-time family-run bakery with everyday goods like donuts, bagels, pastries, and custom cakes for special occasions.
Northeast Philadelphia has so many bakery options to choose from, it’s almost difficult to figure out where to start. Make sure you go through this list for the best bakeries in the local region. Where is your favorite bakery?