When you crave something sweet, nothing compares to a hand-made confection picked up at a local bakery. The frostings are fluffier, the fillings are finer and the chocolate is simply more divine. Whether you're in the mood for a traditional pastry like a croissant, classic chocolate chip cookie or a trendy cupcake, our top bakeries in San Francisco/Bay Area, presented in alphabetical order, will put you on the fast track to sweet tooth satisfaction. If you want to do it yourself, check out our cookbooks for some proven baking recipes.
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