Of all the things to see and do in Cape Cod, a visit to one of several exceptional bakeries is a must. Whether you are looking to satisfy a sweet tooth or enjoy a delicious sandwich prepared with freshly-made bread, the following bakeries are a must-visit while visiting Cape Cod.
Cottage Street Bakery
If you are looking for a cozy, quaint spot to enjoy pastries, cookies, cakes, and breakfast and lunch while on your Cape Cod summer vacation give Cottage Street Bakery a try. Located in a small cottage, you’ll enjoy stopping by for a variety of sweet treats and goodies. The signature pastry the French Donut Puff better known as the Original Dirt Bomb is a must-try. Freshness is a priority at Cottage Street Bakery which is why pies and pastries are baked fresh daily. They even make custom cakes just in case you happen to be celebrating a special occasion while visiting Cape Cod.
Cottage Street Bakery is located at 5 Cottage St. Orleans, MA.
Pie in the Sky Bakery Cafe
Pie in the Sky Bakery Cafe is the perfect cafe for those seeking a convenient Cape Cod bakery that has a solid reputation for great service and great food. Located in the historic Woods Hole just a minute walk from the Martha Vineyard terminal, this bakery is definitely on the list as a Cape Cod places to visit. Since 1982, Pie in the Sky Bakery Cafe continues to serve up breakfast, lunch and an assortment of pastries and baked goods to delight your palette. What’s even better is that they are conveniently open from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., so there is plenty of time throughout the day to stop in an enjoy the deliciousness that so many in Cape Cod enjoy from Pie in the Sky Bakery Cafe.
Pie in the Sky Bakery Cafe is located at 10 Water St. Woods Hole, MA.
Marion’s Pie Shop
While you are vacationing at one of the Cape Cod summer rentals, make your way over to Marion’s Pie Shop. Originally established in 1947, the current owners Cindy and Blake have been successfully carrying on the tradition of making an assortment of freshly-made, delicious pies on a daily basis. Come in and try the classic chicken pot pie or you can opt for other meat varieties to include hamburger, beefsteak, clam, and seafood. The fruit pies are a big hit at Marion’s Pie Shop, and they are made with a special pastry crust recipe that has been passed down for over 67 years! From classic apple to key lime, lemon meringue, and strawberry rhubarb, Marion’s is the place to be for fresh pies in Cape Cod.
Marion’s Pie Shop is located at 2022 Main Street Chatham, MA.
Centerville Pie Co.
If you are ready to experience pies with an Oprah seal of approval, Centerville Pie Co. is a must-visit while in Cape Cod. Since 2009, close friends Laurie Bowen and Kristin Broadley have been offering up meat and fruit pies to the delight of everyone in Cape Cod. There was a fateful moment when Oprah Winfrey “discovered” the pies, and Centerville Pie Company became known to millions. Their Signature Chicken Pie was even named as Oprah’s Favorite Things in 2007, 2012 and in 2017. From the Buffalo Chicken Pie to the Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie, there is sure to be a pie here that pleases your taste buds.
Centerville Pie Co. is located at 1671 Falmouth Road Centerville, MA.
Eat Cake 4 Breakfast
Eat Cake 4 Breakfast is a must-visit bakery in Brewster! Here at the bakery, the philosophy is that food should be not only delicious but fun as well. The owner and pastry chef Danielle Nettleton traveled to Paris to train at Le Cordon Bleu. She fell in love with baking there and worked with some of the best. She might be trained in classic French Pastry, but she loves creating pastries that every foodie. From croissants, cookies, cakes, pastries, and tarts there is something for everyone to enjoy at this bakery.
Eat Cake 4 Breakfast is located at 302 Underpass Road Brewster, MA.
While staying at one of the Cape Cod vacation rentals, a visit to the authentic French bakery Maison Villatte is a must! Oh, how you’ll enjoy the savory smells and tastes of the varied French pastries and baked goods. Prepared fresh on site each day, a variety of French culinary treats await you. From chocolate croissants to quiche champignon and much more, you’ll enjoy experiencing the tastes of an authentic French bakery in Cape Cod.