Across the nation, these safe havens rise to every special occasion.
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17431 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley, CA
Free of: Dairy, eggs, gluten, peanuts, soy and tree nuts
Stars of the Show: Whimsical cakes and cookies
Why We Love It: Passionate about baking and food allergies, the owner frosts her heart out to create decadent delights that bring smiles to kids’ faces and tears to moms’ eyes.
Gluten Free Cutie
45 Park Square Court, Roswell, GA
Free of: Eggs, gluten, peanuts, nuts, soy (plus dairy-free options)
Stars of the Show: Savanna’s Strawberrylicious and The Devil Went Down to Georgia Cupcakes
Why We Love It: Driving to Disney? Stop over at this southern establishment for enticing cupcakes and homey favorites, like biscuits with sausage gravy and takeout pizzas.
541 S. Drexel Avenue, Bexley, OH
Free of: Gluten, peanuts and tree nuts
Stars of the Show: Double Lemon Bars and Blueberry Monster Muffins
Why We Love It: This quaint eatery mixes nostalgic American indulgences with French patisserie flair. Guests eat up the sweet service and the classic treats that taste just like grandma used to make.
Back to Eden Bakery
2217 NE Alberta St. Portland, OR
Free of: Dairy, eggs and gluten (can accommodate soy-free)
Stars of the Show: Cinnamon Rolls and Cream Pies
Why We Love It: The chef bakes breakfast, savory and dessert pastries from scratch daily with a house gluten-free flour blend. This cozy spot also doubles as a vegan ice cream parlor.
1923 Murray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Free of: Dairy and gluten
Stars of the Show: Sugar Cookies and Classic Brownies
Why We Love It: From custom cakes to savory breads and single-serve treats, this award-winning shop freshly bakes every last crumb for a delicious handmade experience.