Miami is a great place to indulge in some truly scrumptious desserts and treats. Whether you’re a fan of classic pastries like croissants, sweet and savory breads, cakes, or other baked goods, there are plenty of bakeries to choose from.
Each bakery offers unique flavors and styles so you can explore a range of options. From artisanal bakeries to family-owned hotspots, Miami’s bakeries cater to every type of sweet tooth in town, and here are some of the absolute best!
El Brazo Fuerte Bakery is a Cuban bakery in Miami that has stood the test of time. If you’re searching for authentic culinary experiences, this hotspot near Coral Gate Park serves up something for everyone, ranging from pastries and cakes to sandwiches and juices. Their selection of pastries is unparalleled, and we recommend taking home some fresh Cuban Bread with whatever you decide to order.
1697 SW 32nd Ave, Miami, FL
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As one of Miami’s many iconic eats, Zak the Baker has a variety of pastries, bread, and bagels that are considered some of the best around town. Their open kitchen offers a fascinating view into the baking process, which attests to the freshness and quality of their food. We suggest getting one of their addictive cinnamon buns, soft and perfectly baked, they pack a flavorful punch that’s one of our favorite ways to start the day.
295 NW 26th St, Miami, FL
Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop is the perfect one stop shop for anyone who loves sweet treats in Miami. They offer a broad range of delectable desserts, such as pies, cakes, cookies, ice cream, and more! Treat yourself with the signature dessert, their Cookie Monster Pie, which consists of chunky pieces of cookie dough and whipped cream. The cozy ambiance adds to the experience at this dessert lover’s paradise in the 305.
2545 N Miami Ave Bay 1, Miami, FL
4. Diana Bakery
This quaint family-owned bakery in Miami continuously delivers fresh and delicious pastries to its loyal customers. They have a unique Latin flavor and friendly staff that will make you feel right at home. There’s no question that you should order a few things from their extensive selection of baked goods, including their must-try pastelitos, juicy beef pastries, delectable guava pastries, and crispy croquettes.
2328 NW 7th St, Miami, FL
Be transported to Paris at this wonderful Little Havana bakery, offering a wide range of sweet and savory treats that are absolutely beloved by locals and visiting tourists. As well as great bakes inspired by both France and Cuba, expect exceptional coffee in a friendly atmosphere that never seems to disappoint! We love heading here for lunch and ordering a sandwich or wrap with something sweet for dessert.
3026 NW 7th St, Miami, FL
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Another addition to our list that’s serving up delicious delicacies from Cuba, Versailles Cuban Bakery is also located in Little Havana. This bakery exudes authentic charm and charisma, making it a must-visit spot for Miamians. The fusion of classic and innovative flavors is perfect if you’re needing a hearty meal, or just fancy a quick snack. The Cuban sandwiches standout on the menu, taking you to the heart of Cuba without even leaving MIA.
3501 SW 8th St, Miami, FL
7. Rico Bakery
Rico Bakery is the ultimate destination for anyone with a dominant sweet tooth in Miami. Combining their top-notch selection of pastries with beautifully roasted coffee. In addition to the tasty treats and beverages, Rico Bakery is known for its fast and friendly service. The bakers are knowledgeable, welcoming, and always happy to help customers choose the perfect pastry for them. We love the Guava and Cheese Pastelitos.
425 SW 22nd Ave, Miami, FL
8. Vicky Bakery
The selection of freshly baked goods at Vicky’s Bakery is irresistible from the moment you notice the alluring aromas from outside. Their pastries, cakes, and desserts are outstanding, with both sweet and savory options on offer. If you prefer sweet, definitely choose something cakey. But if it’s savory you’re after, get the croquetas and never look back. Regardless, make sure to order that cafecito with that rich, Cuban coffee.
3765 W Flagler St, Miami, FL
We’ve been to Cuba, Paris, and now we’re off to Italy. This Italian gem in Miami is not to be missed. This bakery is run by the De Lucia family, who have been perfecting their craft for three generations to create delicious pastries, bread, coffee, and more. It’s also one of our favorite baked good hotspots serving up delicious pizza options, as well as other authentically Italian pastries.
729 5th St, Miami Beach, FL
Miami’s culinary scene has a lot to offer, and its bakeries are no exception. If you’re a fan of decadent cakes, buttery croissants, flaky pastries, or savory bread, Miami’s bakeries are not to be missed. Whether you’re picking up a quick snack for lunch or looking for a special treat to-go, Miami’s bakeries have it all!