Where to find mouth-watering breads and pastries at Olympia Bakeries


IIt’s just a fact: life is better with freshly baked bread and pastries. Breads, scones, baguettes, muffins, the list goes on. Are you hungry? U.S. too. Luckily, you won’t have to drive far to satisfy the craving. Here’s where to find breads and pastries with a list of good bakeries in Olympia.

Phoebe’s Bakery Cafe in Olympia is known for its mouthwatering and moist cinnamon rolls, freshly baked on site. Photo credit: Phoebe’s Bakery Cafe

Phoebe’s Pastry Cafe

1800 Cooper Point Road SW, Olympia

Phoebe’s Pastry Cafe is a one-stop-shop for all baked goods and a total no-brainer when you’re looking to stock up on a few special treats. Sandwiches, cookies, salads, cakes, croissants, etc., and Phoebe probably has some. Their forte is baking, but they do much more than that, like their breakfast menu, which includes a cookie and gravy dish with freshly baked, dense and chewy homemade cookies that have a reputation throughout the city. . Don’t miss their full size savory meat pies ready to be baked at home and molasses cookies.

Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or snack on their outdoor terrace or inside the café. The cafe’s interior ambience is cozy, like your favorite neighborhood restaurant and sandwich shop, equipped with booths and plenty of other seating options. For more information, check out Phoebe’s Pastry Cafe Facebook page.

Olympia Bakery Company

olympia baker company gluten free vegan scones
Definitely try Olympia Baking Company’s gluten-free and vegan fruit-filled scones. They are amazing! Photo courtesy: Willis Maxfield

108 22nd Avenue SW, Olympia

Olympia Bakery Company stands out from the competition for one reason: gluten-free baked goodness. This naturally gluten-free bakery and bistro specializes in gluten-free scones that are so good you won’t believe they’re gluten-free. Plus they always have at least a few vegan scones. Don’t miss their Hawaiian Scone, Pizza Scone, Cornbread and French Onion Soup.

Pop in to enjoy your gluten-free treat at their super quaint cafe, located a few blocks from Capitol Lake. Also keep an eye out for their soups and paninis of the day. For more information, follow them on the Olympia Baking Company Facebook Page.

Left Bank Bakery

1001 4th Avenue E, Olympia

Left Bank Bakery in Olympia is everything you would expect from a French pastry chef. Their dry, cold case of divine baked goods would make anyone feel like a kid in a candy store. They offer over 12 delicious options of savory and sweet croissants, a variety of quiches, cakes, puff pastries, brioche bread, cookies, pies, macrons and much more. Don’t miss the Kouign Amann, a sweet puff pastry cake whose recipe originated in Brittany, and one of their perfect macaroons.

Stroll over to the walk-in window to order your favorite take-out treats. Be prepared, the queues can get quite long, but there’s a reason for that. With over 10 years of excellence, Left Bank Bakery has undoubtedly secured its place in the bakery’s big leagues. Learn more about the Left Bank Bakery website.

San Francisco Street Bakery

San Francisco bakery in Olympia showcase with many different pastries
San Francisco Bakery has been operating from the same location at the corner of San Francisco and Bethel in Olympia for over 30 years. Photo credit: San Francisco Bakery

1320 San Francisco Avenue NE, Olympia

Affectionately known as Olympia’s neighborhood bakery, San Francisco Street Bakery has been at this location for over 30 years. This place has people lining up every week for their delicious, airy, fluffy hand-rolled bagels. Alongside the undisputed star of the show, they serve amazing bread, pastries, sandwiches, coffee, cakes and more. Don’t miss the bagel lox sandwich, topped with fresh onions, capers and their assortment of fruit danishes.

Enjoy your baked goods in their beautiful patio garden or discover them at Olympia Farmer’s Marketwhere they have been selling sweets since 1990. For more details on their delicious bagels and sweets, visit the San Francisco Street Bakery website.

Franz’s Bakery

7028 Martin Way E, Olympia

Franz’s Bakery is a bit different from many other Olympia bakeries on this list. This long-running family bakery has been around since 1906 and continues to serve a variety of breads, bagels and pastries. Franz Bakery Outlet is not a cafe but more like a bread-centric grocery store that sells Franz-branded baked goods and sweets at outlet prices. The choice is always plentiful, the staff are known to be helpful and the prices are simply unbeatable. Do not miss the different kinds of bread and their famous chocolate donuts. For more information on their schedules and products, go to the Franz Bakery Outlet website.

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