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These Are the Must-Try Treats at Six Old-School Philly Bakeries

Philadelphians, um, like to eat. That’s hardly news here in the land of cheesesteaks, soft pretzels and soft-shell crabs. But in a world that seems […]


Bakeries in Philadelphia: The Ultimate Guide

Updated: 12/3/2020 Is there anything more comforting than a cozy baked treat on a cold day? Whether you’re stopping by your favorite bakery for a […]

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First Look: K’Far, CookNSolo’s Bakery and All-Day Cafe in Rittenhouse

K’Far, Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook’s long-awaited cafe and bakery, has an opening date. The 76-seat all-day restaurant, helmed by executive chef Camille Cogswell, will open […]

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Where to Eat Donuts in Philadelphia

Few breakfast foods are as craveable as the donut. Yeasted, cake or filled, dipped in glaze, frosted or sprinkled with jimmies, dunked in a hot […]

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Where to Get Easter Bread in Philadelphia

Easter bread, also known as pane di pasqua, is made with a sweet dough enriched with eggs that’s twisted into long braids or rounds — and […]

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Eat This Now: Finnish Cardamom Buns at Rowhouse Grocery

South Philly has one of the widest varieties of global cuisines of any neighborhood in the city. Within just a few square miles, you can […]

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Rittenhouse Landmark Swiss Haus Bakery Has a New Owner

Rittenhouse institution Swiss Haus Bakery is entering a new chapter. Ronald Simms of Wilmington-based FJS Capital Management has purchased the 96-year-old sweets shop at 35 South […]

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James Beard Winner Camille Cogswell Will Head Up K’Far, CookNSolo’s Rittenhouse Cafe

Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook’s upcoming all-day cafe in the Harper now has a name, a chef, and a tentative opening date. James Beard Award winner Camille […]

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Fancy Chocolates and Baked Goods Come to Queen Village

Over the summer, we told you that Aurora Grace, the chocolate company from pastry chef Aurora Wold, would be going brick and mortar at Fifth and South. […]

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7 Places to Get Great Panettone in Philadelphia

For many Philadelphians, it’s just not Christmas without a tender, featherlight loaf of panettone — but this iconic Italian holiday bread is notoriously challenging to master […]

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Classic Cake’s All-Day Cafe Is Now Open in Center City

An all-day cafe from long-running South Jersey bakery Classic Cake is now open at One Penn Center. The bakery’s flagship location has been open for more than […]

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A Pastry Chef with Michelin-Star Cred Is Opening a Sweets Shop in Philly

A pastry chef who’s worked at some of New York’s top restaurants is opening a chocolate shop and bakery in Society Hill. Aurora Wold, whose […]


A Legendary Northeast Bakery Is Opening in South Philly

A beloved kosher bakery is about to return to its South Philly roots. Lipkin’s Bakery has been a staple for breads, pastries, cakes, and more […]


Philly’s Best Jewish Bakery Just Upped Its Bagel Game

East Passyunk’s Essen Bakery just celebrated its second birthday over the weekend — an important milestone for any food business. The Best of Philly-winning Jewish […]


Lost Bread Co.’s Retail Bakery and Cafe Is About to Open

Since Lost Bread Co. set up shop in a warehouse space in Kensington (1313 North Howard Street), baker Alex Bois has been hinting at a cafe-like retail setup […]