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Best Pastries in Austin – 2018 City Guide

February 18, 2018

This guide to best pastries in Austin is part of the Austin Food Blogger Alliance’s 2018 City Guide. #atxbesteats

Croissants, kouign amann, kolaches, turnovers, and pies. Are you getting hungry now? Baked goods make the world a better place. Let me help you out because Austin has an abundance of pastries for you to enjoy. I hope you get to check out all of the places on this list! It includes bakeries and restaurants known for their pastries.

Baguette et Chocolat
12101 FM2244, Bee Cave, TX 78738
Details: French bakery
What to get: croissant sandwiches, crepes, choux creme

Brentwood Social House
1601 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756
Details: cafe with English baked goods and afternoon tea
What to get: Fat Rascal (scone), quiche

Best Pastries in Austin, Texas

Brentwood Social House

Cafe Nena’i
1700 Montopolis Dr, Austin, TX 78741
Details: cafe with South American pastries
What to get: pastafrola (guayaba tart), factura de guayaba y queso (Argentine croissant)

Café No Sé / Mañana
1603 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
Details: restaurant (Café No Sé) and coffee shop (Mañana) a part of South Congress Cafe; beautiful, light-filled spaces
What to get: kouign amann, croissants

Cafe No Se

Capital City Bakery
2211 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702
Details: 100% vegan
What to get: cinnamon rolls, kolaches

Cream Whiskers
2222 Rio Grande St b120, Austin, TX 78705
Details: cream puffs and coffee shop in West campus near UT; busy student hangout spot
What to get: Fresh Strawberry cream puff

Cream Whiskers

Cream Whiskers

Easy Tiger
709 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
Details: bake shop and beer garden
What to get: almond croissant, Tiger Claw, all types of bread

Easy Tiger

Elizabeth St. Café
1501 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
Details: Vietnamese restaurant with a bakery section
What to get: eclairs, macarons, croissants

Elizabeth Street Cafe

epicerie
2307 Hancock Dr, Austin, TX 78756
Details: cute house restaurant with good brunch
What to get: beignets

Josephine House
1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703
Details: house restaurant with lovely patio and good brunch
What to get: kouign amann, canele

Best Pastries in Austin, Texas

Brentwood Social House

La Mexicana
1924 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
Details: Mexican pastries and cakes
What to get: almejas de fresa (strawberry bread shaped like a clam)

La Patisserie
602 W Annie St, Austin, TX 78704 OR 7301 Burnet Road Suite 102, Austin, Texas 78757
Details: French bakery
What to get: croissants, morning bun, macarons

La Patisserie

Le Politique
110 San Antonio St, Austin, TX 78701
Details: French patisserie
What to get: bostock, kouign amann, croissants

Lucky Bakery
8557 Research Blvd #144, Austin, TX 78758
Details: traditional Chinese bakery
What to get: egg tart, coconut cream bread, pineapple bun

Austin Best Pastry Lucky Bakery

Lucky Bakery

Mi Tradición Bakery
8716 Research Blvd #2090, Austin, TX
Details: Mexican bakery with traditional treats
What to get: pan dulce, churros

Mi Tradición Bakery

Moonlight Bakery
2300 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Details: bakery with almost any kind of pastry you can think of
What to get: cinnamon roll, croissants, kolaches

Nate’s Baked Goods and Coffee
401 Orchard St Suite B, Austin, TX 78703
Details: hidden bakery with rotating menu items
What to get: scones, quick breads

Peace Bakery and Deli
11220 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753
Details: simple bakery with a small selection of Mediterranean sweets; attached to restaurant
What to get: baklava, almond cake

Austin Best Pastry Peace Bakery

Peace Bakery and Deli

Phoenicia Bakery and Deli
4701 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756 and 2912 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Details: Mediterranean and Middle Eastern baked goods
What to get: baklava, pita bread

Pie-e-tea
12005 W Hwy 290, Austin, TX 78737
Details: bakery of restaurant Pieous
What to get: kouign amann, croissants

Pie-e-tea

Quack’s 43rd Street Bakery
411 E 43rd St, Austin, TX 78751
Details: tucked away in Hyde Park; popular study/hang-out spot
What to get: pies, cakes, cookies

Russell’s Bistro
1601 W 38th St #1, Austin, TX 78731
Details: popular brunch spot with a great selection of pastries
What to get: croissants

Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop
1905 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704 and 2406 Manor Road Suite B, Austin, Texas 78722
Details: known for their cupcakes but has a creative selection of pastries
What to get: bourbon chocolate pecan bar, s’more bar, cupcakes

Austin Best Pastry Sugar Mama's

Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop

Sweetish Hill Bakery
1120 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703
Details: downtown bakery with a huge selection of baked goods
What to get: sticky buns, fruit & cheese Danish

Best Pastries in Austin, Texas

Sweetish Hill Bakery

Texas French Bread
2900 Rio Grande St, Austin, TX 78705
Details: spacious restaurant and bakery in West Campus
What to get: ham and cheese croissant, bread

Texas French Bread

Tiny Pies
5035 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
Details: just as the title says, they are the home of small (about 3 to 5 bites) pies; classic and unique flavors, sweet and savory
What to get: Texas Two Step pie, Spinach Ricotta empanada, pie pops

Austin Best Pastry Tiny Pies

Tiny Pies

Tous Les Jours
6808 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78752
Details: chain Korean bakery with a great selection of fresh baked goods
What to get: Almond Croissant, mini Danish Pan Bread, milky bread

Austin Best Pastry Tous Les Jour

Tous Les Jours

Upper Crust Bakery
4508 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
Details: cute and roomy neighborhood bakery; also have savory lunch items
What to get: cinnamon rolls, Danish pastries, Italian crème cake

Walton’s Fancy and Staple
609 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
Details: adorable restaurant and bakery on 6th Street
What to get: cupcakes, bread pudding

Walton’s Fancy and Staple

Use this map to find the closest place for pastries!

 

Don’t see your favorite on the list? Let me know in a comment below.

This guide is part of the Austin Food Blogger Alliance’s 2017 City Guide. Check out more of the best eats in Austin, curated by Austin food bloggers, on the full list of guides.

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