December 6, 2011 | 2:26pm
Best German Breads -- Edelweiss Bakery
For brown breads, strudel, pretzels, and Black Forest cake, this bakery might become your go-to, offering Gemächlichkeit
with your baked goods.
Best Cuban Pastries -- Vicky Bakery
This Cooper City bakery chain offers satiating Cuban-style empanadas, pastelitos, and Cuban coffee.
Featured on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, this local joint in Dania Beach has baked goods with a side of character. Ranked 2011 Best Breakfast in New Times, the restaurant serves goods baked in-house since 1957.
For delicious cakes and pastries as well as visits with friends in the gayborhood, the Wilton Manors Stork's location is your bakery. The restaurant is also open lateish, featuring happy hours from 9 to 10 p.m.
It's not just cream-filled Napoleons that we love at this super French bakery tucked in a shopping center on Route 1: There are the crusty baguettes, crepes, and cafe au lait as well as the market featuring French charcuterie.
This quirky restaurant has gotten a gourmet nod for an array of cakes, such as bananas foster or cappuccino loaf, also available as whole cakes for special occasions.
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