Bergen County understands that everyone of us deserve the opportunity to indulge if we want to, when we want to, which is why it’s home to a variety of bakeries that cater to dietary needs and allergy limitations. There’s no need to sacrifice taste when it comes to how you treat yourself, so check out one of these gluten-free and other allergen-free bakeries in and around Bergen County that will make your mouth water without the worry.
Bradley Bake Shop For gluten-free, keto- and vegan-friendly pastries, Bradley Bake Shop serves up bakery staples and more. Dig into their coconut chocolate macaroon, sea salt brownie cookie, peanut butter brownies or chocolate chunk cookies -- all gluten-free. Bradley’s also offers vegan cookies and cakes, as well as gluten-free breads, available at Kings Food Market in Cresskill and Hoboken or online.
55B River Road, Bogota
FOMO Baking Co. There is definitely no fear of missing out when you visit or order the goods from this bake shop. The brainchild of a former lawyer diagnosed with celiac disease, FOMO offers flavorful cookie bites in chocolate chip, brownie, snickerdoodle, oatmeal raisin, oatmeal chocolate chip and sugar cookie. Get them in your fave flave, or try their assorted pack.
223 Chestnut Street, Ridgewood
Isaura Bakery Catering to many allergies including gluten, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts and most dairy (they’re a certified Kosher Dairy facility), Isaura bakery covers the bakery basics and beyond. Order the goods online or stop into their store for breads, cookies and cakes, which are offered in gluten- and dairy-free options, or just gluten-free.
204 Diamond Bridge Avenue, Hawthorne
Om Sweet Home This plant-based, gluten-free bakery offers unique sweets, treats and savory eats like empanadas that are all 100 percent vegan and gluten-free. Their original baked goods include vanilla donuts with Matcha glaze, cakeballs, pumpkin ice cream and PBJ shortbread bars. Savory bites include Tuscan red pepper deli slices and broccoli/cheese empanadas.
708 Anderson Avenue, Cliffside Park
Soul Sweets Tucked inside the Healing 4 The Soul Wellness Center, this gem offers baked goods from rice pudding pies to vegan crumb cake, protein shakes teas and coffee drinks like their pink latte. Also on the menu? Dairy-free options such as toasted almond ricotta poundcake and savory sandwiches like their gluten-free bagel with bacon and eggs.
199 Boulevard in Hasbrouck Heights
WHOS Gluten Free Not only does this exclusively gluten-free shop sell baked goods, they also offer baking kits for some at-home baking fun: tasty treats and an activity for the kids to do in one. Scones, cookies, eclairs and tarts are just some of the GF items on the menu, while their at-home kits include cookie with fondant, sprinkles and a paintbrush. A small number of vegan items round out their tasty choices.
483 Rt. 17 S., Paramus