Many of the old German bakeries have disappeared in the Milwaukee area, but in the greatest American tradition, the ovens are not cold for long. People in Milwaukee love their bread, cakes and cookies. The locals know where to find the best birthday cakes and rye bread, but the newcomers to this area may like to consult our list of the best kept secret locations of the best bakeries in Milwaukee.
The venerable Peter Sciortino's Bakery is very often voted the best bakery in Milwaukee. They are an instituion in the city and is much beloved by the people in Milwaukee.
Others that vie for the title each year are: Bella Bakery, Canfora, Despine's, Lope Bakery, Roma's Italian Bakery, Sabrosuras and Ya Ya's Cookies.