When you’re in the mood for a delicious pastry to go with your coffee or you need a cake for someone’s birthday, you’ll find plenty of options for bakeries in and around Riverside. Here are a few to check out when you want the best bakeries in the area.
Frankie’s Old World Italian Bakery
Located on Perez Road, this Italian bakery greets you with robust aromas the minute you walk in the door. Order to take home or sit down and eat a delicious holiday pastry. Try a cannoli or cookie and take home some freshly baked bread. In addition to bakery items, you will find lasagna and other Italian dishes. Stop in on open mic night to also enjoy local talent.
Yum Yum Donuts
Tasty donuts will bring you in, but you’ll find plenty of other choices to keep you coming back. Breakfast sandwiches are filling and the juices are fresh. Make a quick stop in for coffee and donuts or grab a full breakfast or lunch here on a busy day. With dozens of choices for flavors with the donuts, you can make a stop every day for something different. In addition to the regular chocolate or maple iced donuts, you can find more unique varieties like apple jelly-filled donuts with a cinnamon crumb.
Winchell’s Donut House
Fresh donuts are a great reason to visit Winchell’s, but you just might want to come back for one of their artistic breakfast sandwiches. The staff know their menu items and are happy to offer recommendations for first-time visitors.
Located on Magnolia Avenue, you can expect to get donuts here at Donut City. Both the coffee and donuts are fresh and the service is prompt and friendly. A top choice for regulars is the maple-glazed buttermilk donuts. Along with their staple, this place also serves a variety of sweet and savory pastries to suit every palette.
With a name like Wetzel’s Pretzels, you’re sure to remember your visit. The food is just as memorable with everything hand-rolled and handmade. Choose from a variety of flavors for the pretzels, including sour cream and onion as well as almond crunch. Cheese pretzels are just as unique with flavors like jalapeno cheese melt and pepperoni twist. Pair your pretzel with a cold drink of lemonade, frozen granita, or other selections. Whether you’re in the mood for salty or sweet, you’ll find a pretzel to tempt your taste buds.
Anytime is donut time at Donut Tyme in Riverside. Regular patrons love the sugar yeast-raised donuts while the variety of pastries and donuts ensure something for everyone. Enjoy your snack with a fresh cup of coffee to start your day. Friendly staff with efficient service is a good way to begin your morning.
Find something to please every palette at the different bakeries in town. You’re sure to find something tasty to try and a place that will quickly become a favorite for your sweet tooth.