London - Artisan Bakers

Here, we believe is an eclectic collection of London’s finest independent Bakers. Most sell slowly fermented, carefully baked breads and cakes, that are baked on the premises or somewhere locally.

The map on the right shows London's best bakeries, coffee houses,cheesemongers and ice cream palours.

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 Below are listed all our featured outlets, click on the  name, or  the words "read more" to obtain further info and to view a map for the shop. Seperate lists for coffee shops etc. can be clicked to below or from the menu bar.

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Google Map - Top Indie Outlets

  • Address: 6 Russell Street Covent Garden London WC2B 5HZ
  • Tel: 020 3301 1155

East London artisan bakery and coffee shop dedicated to reviving the lost traditions of London baking. They serve daily-baked breads, fresh lunches, homemade cakes and coffee. The head bakers hold a weekly bread course.

  • Address: Arch 395, Mentmore Terrace, London E8 3PH
  • Tel: 020 8525 2890

London branch of Swedish  artisan bakery chain, The bread is baked on site in stone ovens . There is also  a small cafe.

  • Address: 385 Geffrye Street, E2 8HZ
  • Tel: 020) 7033 0268

Founded in 1982, breads and cakes baked on sit are available to take away.

  • Address: 76 Landor Rd, London SW9 9PH
  • Tel: 020 7326 4408

 Doughnuts,  breads, , Eccles cakes, wet salt, books and  bag-in-box wines.  Madeleines are eaten hot from the oven with coffee and other drinks.

  • Address: 72 Druid St London SE1 2HQ
  • Tel: 020 7237 5999

Established in 1911. They have been producing speciality bread, cakes and rolls for over 100 years.

  • Address: 79 Vallance Rd London
  • Tel: 020 7247 6228

Trading since 2002, they offer bespoke made cakes, quiches, traditional French bread, light lunches, viennoseriesin an authentic Parisian café environment.

  • Address: 37 Newington Green London N16 9PR
  • Tel: 020 7249 2222
London’s oldest French pâtisserie founded in 1871. Bread and cakes are baked on the premises at this Soho institution.
  • Address: 28, Greek St, Soho, London W1D 5DQ
  • Tel: 020 7437 6007

Local artisan bakery, deli and coffee shop, seasonal breads, pastries and cakes are made daily on the premises using only organic and local ingredients.

  • Address: 9 Campdale Rd, Tufnell Park, N7 OEA
  • Tel: 0207 281 5552

Long established Bakery selling an assortment of Turkish bread and sweets and freshly made Turkish pizzas.

  • Address: 45 Junction Rd, London N19 5QU
  • Tel: 020 7561 9271

Traditional English Bakery selling bread and patisseries.

  • Address: 59 Junction Rd, London N19 5QU
  • Tel: :020 7272 1724

Well established traditional  bakery with a strong  mediterranean influence, now an Istanbul style deli selling a selection of freshly baked bread, cakes and cooked foods . Operates a BYO policy.

Artisan Baguettes, crèpes, handmade cakes along with breakfast until late into the day, in a modern patisserie with tiled and exposed brick interior.

  • Address: 178 Tollington Park, London N4 3AJ
  • Tel: 020 7263 8633

Breads and cakes made in the traditional way by a long established bakery.

  • Address: 6 The Broadway, Crouch End, London N8 9SN
  • Tel: 020 8340 1614

Recently refurbished well established bakery/cafe serving freshly baked bread, cakes and light meals.

  • Address: 249 Muswell Hill Broadway, London N10 1DE
  • Tel: :020 8442 1330
  • Address: 43 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 8DT
  • Tel: 020 8341 7789

Established in 2002 this bakery produces a wide range of French bread, pastries, savouries and cakes, all baked daily on the premises.

  • Address: 44 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, London SE3 0BD
  • Tel: 0208 318 1916
  • Address: 28A Blackheath Village, London, SE3 9SY - 0208 318 3700
  • Tel: 0208 318 3700

Third in a growing chain of French café-bakeries This one has a few tables inside, and a  area for al fresco eating outside. .

  • Address: 44 Barry Road, SE22 0HU
  • Tel: 020 3719 6372

Fresh artisan Bread baked on the premises, cakes, pastries and coffee etc to eat in or take away.

  • Address: 182 Kentish Town Road NW5 2AE London NW5 2AE
  • Tel: 020 7284 4844