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Best Bakeries in Berlin

Best Bakeries in Berlin

When visiting Berlin who can resist not stopping in one of the pastry shops or bakeries. After all, the smell of freshly baked bread and pastries could be hard to resist. While in Berlin there are several bakeries in which to choose from it might be hard to know which ones are the best and suit our own personal needs. Here are some of the bakeries considered the best in Berlin to patronize and why.

Buemer and Lutm

This bakery first opened its doors twenty years ago in this time it has gained a reputation for having some of the best freshly baked bread in Berlin. However, their amazing variety of bread is only one treat that can be found there the bakery also provides a wide variety of cakes, tarts, and cookies The bakery also prides itself on being organic and also offering vegan treats as well.


For those looking for a bakery specializing in creating baked goods from whole wheat flour, this is the place to go. Located in Charlottenburg, this bakery has been around since 1978 and has never strayed from providing good quality bake goods to their customers using whole wheat flour. Decades later this is still considered the best place to go to get Vollkorn bread. This type of bread is relatively dark has a sour type flavor, and is stuff with grains. On any given day this bakery can sell 29 different types of bread to their patrons.

Pasam Baklava

Imagine a little neighborhood bakery that sells only one type of pastry and that is what will be found at Pasam Baklava. This little family own bakery sells nothing but Turkish Baklava, but not just one variety of this sticky puff pastry. Included in the selection are Baklava stuff with walnuts, and others stuffed with pistachios. The pastries are all freshly made daily right there in the bakery making the trip to this little shop located on the border of Schöneberg and Kreuzberg worth visiting while in Berlin.

Bäckerei Balzer

This is the place to come to get the famous acclaimed pastry known as Streuselschnecken. This pastry a specialty of this bakery are tasty yeast buns covered with a sugary glaze and topped with streusel. These are just part of the reason why this family own bakery has stayed in business since the 1920s in a neighborhood which businesses have gone under, but this one has held true due to word of mouth and continuing to provide the best product possible to a loyal customer base that has only grown throughout the years.

These are just five of the wonderful bakeries that can be found in Berlin – anyone of which would be worth stopping into.