With many family-owned and generational bakeries in the city, the available bake shops encapsulate the best of Chalmette’s local businesses. French and Spanish roots with a touch of Southern cooking gives people a variety when looking for a sweet treat.
The Mad Batter Bakery can cover all your needs that involve custom baked goods with cakes for weddings, grooms, Mardi Gras, and many more events. The cakes are lavishly decorated with the latest in special effect professional decorating. Choose from one of their upscale cake selections including doberge cake, coconut cake, Chantilly cake, German Chocolate, and many other cakes. Each cake is handmade and decorated with your exact needs in mind. Their multi-tiered wedding cakes are celebrated across the city, as well as their ornately designed king cakes just in time for Mardi Gras season.
Pasty Pantry Café is a small storefront in the heart of Historic Downtown Chalmette. The bakery features not only delicious baked goods but also an excellent breakfast and lunch menu with a southern flair. The baked goods here are made fresh daily, but the donuts are so popular they aren’t around for too long, so make sure you arrive early to get your hands on a delicious sweet treat. The restaurant is also known for their enormous burgers, decadent omelets, and mini sliders.
Flour Power is a locally owned bakery that specializes in customizable cakes and for all occasions. Hailed locally as a one of a kind cake experience, their custom orders are handmade with care to your exact needs and hand decorated to amaze your guests and fellow partygoers. Enjoy traditional flavors such as carrot, chocolate, hazelnut, vanilla, red velvet, and much more. The fun doesn’t just end with cakes, as the bakery provides party options which include hand dipped chocolate strawberries, delicious petit fours, and tasty cupcakes.
Felix and Joel Randazzo have been baking king cakes in Louisiana since 1965. Since then, the business has grown among the family’s future generations and expanded into several locations across Southern Louisiana. The bakery features a wide variety of baked goods including custom made cakes, pies, cookies, pastries, and petit fours but specializes in king cakes. Since its original founding, the bakery has made a name for itself by joining the New Orleans and surrounding areas in celebrating Mardi Gras by delivering delicious king cakes all over the region.
In Chalmette, this brightly colored beacon has become a loved spot with favorable ambiance to enjoy a cup of coffee with friends. The menu is small and simple, but the bakery is packed with a ton of flavors with great homestyle baked goods and coffees that are enjoyed by many across the town of Chalmette. Sandwiches, soups, and salads are freshly made with outstanding dressings, and their baked goods are hailed throughout the region. Homemade bagels and breads are loved among locals, and their sweet pastries and cakery are perfect for any occasion.