Metairie owes its outstanding selections of bakeries to the cultural roots of the region. Traditional Southern baking styles combine with the diversity of the area to provide tasty treats that meet every craving.
Owned and operated by head chef Jean-Luc Albin, Maurice French Pastries is a small yet massively successful French bakery in Metairie. Formal training in the French Alps and culinary adventures throughout the world has helped Jean Luc Albin’s bakery flourish. The bakery serves a wide range of handmade goods with a loyal taste of French pastries. Enjoy custom cakes, tarts, cupcakes, macarons, eclairs, pies, king cakes, and many more tasty treats from this authentic bakery.
This bakery is a local staple among those living in Metairie and has been serving the area for many years. The bakery serves custom made cakes made to your specifications and decorated to absolute perfection. Antoine’s also serves an array of baked goods including pies, danishes, tarts, cupcakes, and many more delicious goods. During Mardi Gras, this bakery bakes king and queen cakes enjoyed throughout Metairie and New Orleans and has the option to have these cakes delivered to your front door. This bakery is perfect for any birthday, anniversary, corporate event, or any other special occasion.
This bakery in the heart of Metairie is widely known for their elaborately decorated cakes and massive capacity for catering large events. The bakery supplies its customers with cakes and baked desserts for every occasion. Mardi Gras is one of the busiest times of the year for La Louisiane Bakery, as they offer a wide array of king cakes made fresh to pick up or available for delivery. The bakery also serves as a wholesale bakery, supplying restaurants and hotels across Louisiana with their excellent muffaletta buns and homemade French bread.
Nothing Bundt Cakes is a family owned bakery with locations nationwide. Their success is largely attributed to their exclusivity of serving only bundt cakes in all shapes and sizes with a wide variety of decorations. The adorably decorated bakery is reminiscent of a homestyle shop and makes you feel right at home while selecting your handmade bundt cake. The shop offers standard 8 or 10-inch bundt cakes but also tiered bundt cakes, personal bundt cakes, and mini bundt cakes. Use their special-order services to have handcrafted cakes prepared and wrapped to present as gifts or to have a cake made decorated to perfection for your special event.
Sweet Handcraft is a local confection shop specializing in elaborately decorated baked desserts, ice cream, and frozen yogurt. With a mix of French, Vietnamese, and other east Asian desserts, this bakery is a certain standout among other venues of its type in Metairie. Enjoy exotic ice cream flavors such as ube and pandan, hand decorated to look like unicorns with edible gold leaf and exciting colored icings. Unique offerings here include monster ice cream sandwiches, giant cookies, giant macarons, and a flight of ice cream cones that lets you sample a wide array of their exciting flavors. Try their handmade drinks and lattes as well!