Craft Bakeries

These praiseworthy bakeries offer baked goods and naturally leavened breads, made from scratch and hand-crafted, with the mindful sourcing of ingredients often including local grains and fruits:


Rise & Shine Bread (Alison Arians & Dan Schwartz)
12900 Badger Lane
Bread sold at Saturday South Anchorage Farmers Market in summer season; Off season, bread sold per advance order for pickup at two different locations in Anchorage:
(1) 1120 Huffman Road (Inspire Physical Therapy), 4:00PM-6:00PM on Wednesdays, and (2) 412 G Street (Side Street Espresso), 8:00AM-10:00AM on Wednesdays.


Barrio Bread (Don Guerra)
18 S. Eastbourne Avenue (Broadway Village)
Ties-Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM or until gone

Noble Bread (Jason Raducha & Claudio Urciuoli)
2201 E McDowell Road
Breads available at farmers markets; Click on links for info


The Acme Bread Co. (Steven & Susie Sullivan)
Two retail shops:
(1) 1601 San Pablo Avenue
Mon-Sat 8:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 8:30AM-3:00PM
(2) One Ferry Building #15, Ferry Building Marketplace, Embarcadero @ Foot of Market Street
San Francisco
Mon-Fri 6:20AM-7:30PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-7:00PM

Becks Bakery (Rhona Wiedenbeck)
100 Ericson Court, Suite 100C
Arcata (Humboldt County)
Click on website for info on locations where bread sold

Della Fattoria (The Weber family)
The Café
141 Petaluma Blvd North
Petaluma (Sonoma County)
Breakfast: Mon-Fri 7:00AM-11:00AM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-3:00PM
Lunch: Mon-Fri 11:00AM-3:00PM, Sat & Sun 12:00PM-3:00PM

Manresa Bread (David Kinch and Avery Ruzicka)
276 N. Santa Cruz
Los Gatos (Santa Clara County)
Baked goods/Coffee: Weds-Sun 7:00AM-3:00PM (or until sold-out)

The Mill (Josey Baker)
736 Divisadero Street
San Francisco
Bakery hours: Tues-Sun 7:00AM-7:00PM
Pizza Night: Monday 7:00PM-9:00PM

Millers Bakehouse (Dave Miller)
5833 Lunt Road
Yankee Hill (Butte County)
Breads available year-round at Chico Certified Farmers Market
Downtown Chico at 2nd & Wall Streets
Saturdays 7:30AM-1:00PM

Ponsford’s Place (Craig Ponsford)
117 Shaver Street (between 3rd & 4th Streets)
San Rafael (Marin County)
Bakery hours: Thurs, Fri & Sat (seating available) 7:00AM-4:00PM

Seed Bakery (Joseph Abrakjian)
942 East Washington Blvd (between N Lake & N Mentor Avenues)
Pasadena (Los Angeles County)
Bakery & café hours (breakfast & lunch available): Tues-Sun 8:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-3:00PM

Tartine Bakery & Café (Chad Robertson & Elisabeth Prueitt)
600 Guerrero Street (at 18th Street in Mission District)
San Francisco
Pastries & breads, quiche, sandwiches: Mon 8:00AM-7:00PM, Tues & Weds 7:30AM-7:00PM, Thurs & Fri 7:30AM-8:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-8:00PM, Sun 9:00AM-8:00PM

Wild Flour Bread (Jed Wallach)
140 Bohemian Highway
Freestone near Sebastopol (Sonoma County)
Bakery hours: Fri, Sat, Sun & Mon 8:00AM-6:00PM


A Bread Affair Bakery (Tanya Belanger)
1680 Johnston Street (besides Granville Island Public Market main building)
Vancouver (British Columbia)
Mon-Thurs 8:30AM-7:00PM, Fri-Sun (including holidays) 8:30AM-7:30PM

Blackbird Baking Company (Simon Blackwell)
172 Baldwin Street (between Spadina & Kensington Avenues)
Toronto (Ontario)
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-7:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 10:00AM-6:00PM

de la terre bakery (Jan Campbell-Luxton)
Two locations:
(1) 3839 Main Street
Jordan Station (Ontario)
Bakery & Cafe hours: Mon-Sat 8:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 10:00AM-5:00PM
(2) 3451 King Street
Vineland (Ontario)
Bakery: Mon-Sun 8:00AM-4:00PM

Fol Epi Organic Bakery (Cliff Leir)
398 Harbour Road #101
Victoria (British Columbia)
Seven Days: 7:30AM-5:00PM

The Night Oven Bakery (Bryn Rawlyk)
629 B 1st Avenue N
Saskatoon (Saskatchewan)
Bakery & Cafe hours: Tues-Fri 7:30AM-5:30PM, Fri night pizza 5:00PM-9:00PM, Sat 9:30AM-4:00PM

The Whole Grain Bakery (Coral Wood)
Freetown (Prince Edward Island)
Community Share Bakery (CSB) offering bakery shares & custom orders


Indian Ridge Farm & Bakery [Hannah Rossman]
1401 County Road
Norwood (near Telluride in San Miguel County)
Bread, granola, scones & cookies
Available at regional grocery stores and “Weekly Open Farm Day & the Telluride Farmers Market”


Wave Hill Breads (Margaret Sapir & Mitchell Rapoport)
30 High Street
Norwalk (Fairfield County)
Front door bread store: Saturdays 10:00AM-3:00PM
Click on link for info on “back door store” bread availability


e5 Bakehouse (Eyal Swartz)
Arch 395, Mentmore Terrace (closest tube stations are London Fields & Bethnal Green in East London)
Shop hours: Mon-Weds 9:00AM-5:00PM, Thurs-Sun 9:00AM-6:00PM


Baker Miller Bakery & Millhouse (Dave & Megan Miller)
4610 N Western Avenue (Lincoln Square)
All Day Breakfast & Lunch: Mon-Fri 7:30AM-2:30PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-3:00PM
In-house milled flours available

Hewn (Ellen King & Julie Matthei)
810 Dempster Street
Tues-Fri 7:00AM-5:00PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-1:00PM

Pleasant House Bread at The Plant (Wes Ervin)
1400 W 46th Avenue
Bakery hours: Tues, Thurs & Sat 9:00AM-3:00PM


Muddy Fork Farm & Bakery (Eric Schedler & Katie Zukof)
4569 E Earl Young Road
Available at all Bloomingfood locations, Bloomington Community Farmers Market, Bloomington Winter Farmers Market & Indianapolis Winter Farmers Market


Wheatfields Bakery Café
904 Vermont Street
Lawrence (Douglas County)
Mon-Fri 6:30AM-8:00PM, Sat 6:30AM-6:30PM, Sun 7:30AM-4:00PM


Bellegarde Bakery [Graison Gill]
3609 Toledano Street (visits must be scheduled by calling ahead)
Buy direct from bakery via email order by 9:30AM for following day’s pick up; also available at Crescent City Farmers Market as well as markets & stores around New Orleans (click on link for more info)


Forage Market’s bakery [Cari Jolin]
180 Lisbon Street
Lewiston (Androscoggin County)
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-4:00PM

Standard Baking Co. (Matt James & Alison Pray)
75 Commercial Street (across from Casco Bay Lines Ferry Terminal in Old Port section of Portland)
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-5:00PM

Tinder Hearth (Lydia Moffet & Tim Semler)
1452 Coastal Road
West Brooksville (Hancock County)
Bread available Tuesdays & Fridays at 9 locations in Hancock County including Deer Isle, Stonington & Blue Hill
Click on link for info (i) on locations for bread purchases & (ii) days/times Pizza & Pastries available at the bakery


A & J King Artisan Bakers (Jackie & Andy King)
48 Central Street (between Derby Street & Charter Street)
Salem (Essex County)
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM
Sat & Sun 7:00AM-4:00PM

Berkshire Mountain Bakery (Richard Bourdon)
367 Park Street (Route 183)
Housatonic (Berkshire County)
Mon-Sat 8:00AM-7:00PM, Sun 8:30AM-6:00PM

BirchTree Bread Co. (Robert Fecteau & Avra Hoffman)
138 Green Street
Worcester (Worcester County)
Bakery & Café: Tues-Fri 7:00AM-5:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 10:00AM-3:00PM
Pizza Night: Weds & Fri 6:00PM-9:00PM

Hungry Ghost Bread (Cheryl Maffei & Jonathan Stevens)
62 State Street (between Center Street & Bedford Terrace)
Northampton (Hampshire County)
Bakery hours Sun-Weds 9:00AM-8:00PM, Thurs-Sat 9:00AM-9:00PM
Take-out only pizza: Sun & Weds 5:00PM-8:00PM, Thurs-Sat 5:00PM-9:00PM

Nashoba Brook Bakery (Stuart Witt & John Gates)
152 Commonwealth Avenue (set back off the street in an old brick warehouse)
West Concord (Middlesex County)
Bakery & Café hours: Mon-Fri 7:00AM-8:00PM, Sat 7:00AM-8:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-8:00PM

Sofra Bakery & Cafe (Anna Sortun & Maura Kilpatrick)
1 Belmont Street (at Holworth Street, near Mt. Auburn Street)
Cambridge (Middlesex County)
Bakery, casual cafe & specialty food shop: Sat, Sun & Mon 8:00AM-6:00PM, Tues-Fri 8:00AM-7:00PM


Pleasanton Bakery (Jonathan St. Hilaire)
811 Cottage View Drive
Traverse City (Grand Traverse County)
Bakery hours: Sun-tues 8:00AM-6:00PM, Weds-Sat 8:00AM-9:00PM
Click on link for info on other locations where products sold (including the bakery’s café) and on Pizza Nights

New Hampshire

The Crust & Crumb Baking Company [Alison Ladman]
126 Main Street
Concord (Merrimack County)
Bakery hours: Tues-Fri 8:00AM-6:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-4:00PM, Sun 10:00AM-2:00PM

Orchard Hill Breadworks (Noah Elbers]
121 Old Settlers Road
East Alstead (Cheshire County)
Open for business every day of the week
Fresh our of the oven bread on Tues, Thurs & Sat
Also available at several stores in southern New Hampshire & Vermont
Click on link for more info

New York

Bien Cuit (Zachary Golper & Kate Wheatcroft)
120 Smith Street (between Pacific & Dean Streets in Boerum Hill)
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-8:00PM

Bread Alone Bakery & Café (Dan Leader)
3962 Route 28
Boiceville (Ulster County)
Breakfast & Lunch: Mon-Thurs 7:00PM-5:00PM, Fri & Sat 7:00AM-6:00PM
Click on link for info on cafés in Woodstock (Ulster County), Lake Katrine (near Kingston in Ulster County) and Rhinebeck (Dutchess County)

BreadHive (Worker Cooperative Bakery)
402 Connecticut Street (between 14th & 15th Streets)
Buffalo (Erie County)
Bakery & cafe hours: Tues 8:00AM-6:00PM, Weds-Sun 8:00AM-3:00PM

Duck Island Bread Company (Robert Biancavilla)
201C E Main Street
Huntington (Suffolk County on Long Island)
Bakery hours: Saturdays 9:00AM-3:00PM

HeartStone Artisan Bakery at Alambria Springs Farm (Amy Yahna & Brian Musician)
834 Musician Road
Earlville (Madison County)
Click on link for info on locations where bread sold

Longfield Farm’s bakery (Gary & Pam Kleppel)
1093 Township Road
Altamont (Albany County)
Bread sold at Delmar Farmers Market every Saturday, 9:00AM-1:00PM (June to December)
& From the farm, but phone for more info

Nordic Bread (Simo Kuusisto)
36-49 36th Street
Long Island City (Queens, NYC)
Click on website for info on dozens of locations in NYC & suburbs where bakery’s Finnish Ruis (rye) bread sold

Panetteria at Il Buco Alimentari & Vineria (Sheena Otto)
53 Great Jones Street (between Lafayette Street & Bowery, one block south of E 4th Street)
Alimentari (Café) hours: Mon-Thurs 8:00AM-11:00PM, Fri 8:00AM-midnight, Sat 9:00AM-midnight, Sun 9:00AM-11:00PM

Runner and Stone (Peter Endriss)
385 3rd Avenue (Gowanus)
Bakery hours: Mon 7:30AM-10:00PM, Fri 7:30AM-11:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-11:00PM, Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Lunch: Mon-Sat 11:00AM-3:00PM
Brunch: Sun 11:00AM-3:00PM
Dinner: Tues-Sat from 5:00PM

The Rye Berry Bakery & Café (Patrick & Krista Gramens)
37 Lebanon Street
Breakfast & Lunch: Six Days (Thurs-Tues, closed Weds) 8:00AM-1:30PM

Sullivan Street Bakery (Jim Lahey)
2 locations in Manhattan
(1) 533 W47th Street (between 10th & 11th Avenues in Hell’s Kitchen)
Mon-Sat 7:00AM-7:00PM, Sun 7:00AM-5:00PM
(2) 236 9th Avenue (between 24th & 25th Streets in Chelsea)
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-8:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:30AM-7:00PM

Wide Awake Bakery (Stefan Senders)
4361 Buck Hill Road South
Trumansburg (Tompkins County)
click on website for info on locations where bread sold

North Carolina

Boulted Bread (Fulton Forde, Sam Kirkpatrick, Joshua Bellamy)
614 W South Street
Weds to Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-5:00PM

Chicken Bridge Bakery (Rob & Monica Segovia-Welsh)
Pittsboro (Chatham County)
Breads sold through Community Supported Bread project and farmers markets in Carrboro & Durham
Click on website link for info

Farm & Sparrow (David Bauer)
Candler (Buncombe County)
Click on website link for locations (including in Asheville) where bread and pastries sold

La Farm Bakery (Lionel Vatinet)
4248 NW Cary Parkway (Preston Corners Shopping Center)
Cary (Wake County)
Cafe Hours (breakfast, lunch & dinner): Mon-Sun 7:00AM-8:00PM
Sunday brunch: 7:00AM-4:00PM

Smoke//Signals (Tara Jensen)
590 Barnard Road
Marshall (Madison County)
Pizza Night: First Saturday of each month 4:00PM-7:00PM (cash only) & click on link for info on special pizza nights
Click on link for info on locations where bread is available each Weds. by noon; for info on ordering pies; on special pizza nights; and for baking workshops


Grand Central Bakery (founder Gwen Bassetti)
6 cafés in Portland
(1) 4400 NE Fremont (Beaumont Village)
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
(2) 714 N. Fremont (off Mississippi Avenue)
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-5:00PM
(3) 2230 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-7:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
(4) 3425 SW Multnomah Blvd.
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-7:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
(5) 7987 SE 13th Avenue (historic Sellwood)
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
(6) 4412 S.E. Woodstock Blvd. (just east of Reed College)
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
See listing under Washington for info on 3 Grand Central Bakery cafés in Seattle area

Ken’s Artisan Bakery (Ken Forkish)
338 NW 21st Avenue
(Bakery hours) Mon-Sat 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-5:00PM
Pizza night: Mondays 5:30PM-9:30PM

Little t Baker (Tim Healea)
2 locations in Portland
(1) 2600 SE Division Street @ SE 26th Avenue (Division Street location)
Mon-Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-2:00PM
(2) 1022 W Burnside @ SW 10th Avenue, Suite O (Union Way location)
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-5:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM

Red Fox Bakery (Chrissy & Jon Buck)
328 NE Evans Street (between NE4th & NE3rd Streets)
McMinnville (Yamhill County)
Store hours: Mon-Sat 7:00AM-4:00PM
Lunch: Mon-Sat 11:00AM-3:00PM

Rise Up! Artisan Breads (Rosie Demmin, Jo Ferneau & Full Bloom Community)
3000 Yale Creek Road
Jacksonville (Jackson County)
Available at Grower’s and Crafter’s Markets across the Rogue Valley
Click on link for info

Tabor Bread Bakery & Cafe (Tissa Stein & Brad Holderfield)
5051 SE Hawthorne Blvd
Tues-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM (prepared food until 4:00PM)
Sat & Sun 8:00AM-4:00PM (brunch 8:00AM-1:00PM, lunch 11:00AM-4:00PM)
Sunday pizza night 5:00PM-9:00PM


Five Points Artisan Bakeshop (Geof Comings)
6520 Wilkins Avenue (Squirrel Hill)
(Bakery hours) Tues-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-2:00PM

Talking Breads (Shana Slossberg)
556 Dellville Dam Road (Sweet Pea Farm)
Shermans Dale (Perry County)
Click on link for info on farmers markets (in Harrisburg, Pa, Carlisle, Pa & Silver Spring, MD) where breads are sold

Rhode Island

Seven Stars Bakery (Lynn & Jim Williams)
401.521.2200 (for all 3 locations)
(1) 820 Hope Street (original location on East Side of Providence)
Mon-Fri 6:30AM-7:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-7:00PM
(2) 342 Broadway (West Side of Providence at corner of Broadway & Knight Streets)
Mon-Fri 8:30AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
(3) 20 Newman Avenue (East Providence in historic Rumford Baking Powder factory)
Mon-Fri 6:30AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM

South Carolina

EVO Craft Bakery (Ricky Hacker & Matt McIntosh)
1075 E Montague Avenue (located behind EVO Pizzeria)
North Charleston
Mon-Sat 7:00AM-2:00PM


Provence Breads & Café (Terry Carr-Hall)
(1) 1705 21st Avenue South (at Blakemore Avenue in historic Hillsboro Village)
Mon-Fri 7:00-8:00PM, Sat 8:00AM-8:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-6:00PM (Breakfast served daily until 2:00PM)
(2) 601 Church Street (at the Downtown Nashville Library)
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-4:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-3:00PM


Brotbakery (Heike Meyer)
38 Meade Road
Fairfax (Franklin County)
Open to the public on Friday afternoons (Memorial Day to Thanksgiving): 12:00PM-6:00PM
Click on link for info on Burlington & Swanton locations where bread is also sold

Elmore Mountain Bread (Andrew Heyn & Blair Marvin)
1108 Elmore Mountain Road
Elmore (Lamoille County)
Click on link for the (dozen or so) co-ops, markets & stores in Vermont where bread is sold

Naga Bakehouse (Julie Sperling and Doug Freilich)
Wood-fired Artisan Bakery
PO Box 1041
Middletown Springs (Rutland County)
Artisan breads available at farmers markets throughout VT, MA, NY and NH; Vermatzah available seasonally

Patchwork Farm & Bakery (Anne McPherson & Charlie Emers)
182 Pumpkin Lane
East Hardwick (Caledonia County)
Nearly 2 dozen varieties of breads made with organic flours & Everyday Matzoh
Click on link for info on nearly 30 locations in Vermont and neighboring states where sold

Red Hen Baking Company (Randy George & Eliza Cain)
961B US Route 2
Middlesex (Washington County)
Bakery hours, Breakfast & Lunch available in café: Mon 7:00AM-4:00PM, Tues-Sat 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-6:00PM

Slow Fire Bakery at Waiora Valley Farm (Scott Medellin)
7199 Vt Rte 15 (no retail operation on farm)
Jeffersonville (Lamoille County)
Click on link for locations where bread & tarts sold


Sub Rosa Bakery (Evrim Dogu)
620 N. 25th Street (historic Church Hill neighborhood)
Baked goods, espresso & coffee, tea: (Bakery hours) Tues-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 8:30AM-5:00PM
Pizza suppers: Monthly dates, click on website for info

Red Truck Bakery & Market (Brian Noyes)
Old Town Warrenton @ Courthouse Square
22 Waterloo Street
Warrenton (Fauquier County)
Pastries, Breads, Sandwiches, Soups, Coffee: Mon-Fri 6:30AM-5:00PM, Sat 7:00AM-4:00PM


Bread Farm (Scott Mangold & Renee Bourgault)
5766 Cains Court (just off Chuckanut Drive)
Edison (Skagit County)
Daily: 9:00AM-7:00PM

Grand Central Bakery (founder Gwen Bassetti)
3 cafés in Seattle area:
(1) 214 1st Avenue South (original bakery in historic Grand Central Arcade), Seattle
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-5:30PM, Sat 8:00AM-4:00PM
(2) 1616 Eastlake Avenue E, Seattle
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 7:00AM-4:00PM
(3) 626 SW 152nd Street, Burien
Mon-Sat 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 7:00AM-5:00PM
See listing under Oregon for info on 6 Grand Central Bakery cafés in Portland

Macrina Bakery (Leslie Mackie)
3 cafés in Seattle:
(1) Belltown
2408 First Avenue
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
Brunch: Sat & Sun 8:00AM-2:00PM
(2) McGraw
615 West McGraw Street
Mon-Sun 7:00AM-6:00PM
Brunch: Sat & Sun 8:00AM-2:00PM
(3) SODO
1943 First Avenue South
Mon-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 8:00AM-5:00PM
Brun: Sat & Sun 8:00AM-2:00PM

Washington, D.C.

Seylou Bakery & Mill (Jessica Azeez & Jonathan Bethony)
926 N Street NW, Suite A (between 9th Street NW & 10th Street NW)
Milled in house 100% whole grain flours; Unsold bread donated to Bread for the City
Bakery hours: Weds-Fri 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sat & Sun 8:00AM-6:00PM
Pizza & Salad Nights: Saturdays PM (click on link for info)


Cress Spring Bakery (Jeff Ford, Morgaine Reinl, Cella Langer & Jessie Light)
4035 Ryan Road
Blue Mounds (Dane County)
Bread, granola & pastries are sold on Fridays only at the farm based bakery: 9:00AM-4:00PM (winter), 9:00AM-8:00PM (summer)
Click on link for info on (1) farmers markets and co-ops where products sold, (2) special Pizza on the farm events, and (3) home delivery route in Madison area


Persephone Bakery (Kevin & Ali Cohane)
145 E Broadway
Jackson (Teton County)
Bakery hours: (summer) Mon-Sat 7:00AM-6:00PM, Sun 7:00AM-5:00PM, (winter) Mon-Sat 7:00AM-5:30PM, Sun 7:00AM-4:30PM
Bakery’s Boulangerie & Cafe: Breakfast: Daily 7:00AM-3:00PM, Lunch: Daily 10:30AM-3:00PM

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