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Best pastries in every state and province



Photo by Dez J at Tokyo Premium Bakery

Picture this: a box filled to the brim with sweet and savory treats. Can you smell it? Is it filled with classic French treats like ham and cheese croissants, macarons and madeleines. Or maybe it contains Japanese goodies like potato croquettes, beef curry buns, and a slice of matcha mille crepe cake. From coffee shops to patisseries, there’s so many local businesses where you can find your favorite pastry. Whatever it is you’re craving, we’ve rounded up the best spots to get pastries. National Pastry Day is coming up on December 9, so let’s celebrate this day (and every day, really) in each state and province across the US & Canada.

Want to make a pastry bucket list for your next roadtrip? Follow this collection.

United States

Photos by Cassie C at Aya Pastry, Kianna W at Family Baking, Joy G at Benji’s Bakery & Cafe

Photos by Candy B at Marc Heu Patisserie Paris, Sophie S at Cafe Dear Leon, Nicolas F at Burgundy French Bakery Cafe & Bistro

Photo by Amanda L at Duo Patisserie & Cafe

Canada

*data was pulled for major province areas

Did your go-to spot make the list or do you think maybe it’s time to discover one of the other spots on the list on your next trip? Don’t miss out on finding the best pastry in town with a quick search. Share your thoughts with us on Yelp

Methodology: This is an all-time list of the Top Pastry Spots in each state in the US & major provinces in Canada according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the food and restaurants category on Yelp, with a large concentration of reviews mentioning “pastry,” and “pastries,” then ranked those spots using a number of factors, including the total volume and ratings of reviews mentioning “pastry,” and “pastries.” This list looked at businesses in the United States & Canada. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of October 31, 2022. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of October 31, 2022.

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