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Bakeries, Pastry Shops, & Candy Stores In The Capital Region

Have a craving for something sweet? Find freshly baked goods and confections in Albany's Capital Region at any of the shops listed below!

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Café con Mel
Cohoes, NY
Whether you're in the mood for a perfectly made latte or some delicious baked goods, Café con Mel in Cohoes, NY is the place to be. They are a proud minority- and woman-owned business that aims to be your newest hangout spot.
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Dolce and Biscotti Fine Italian Bakery
Clifton Park, NY
Visit Dolce and Biscotti in Clifton Park for traditional Italian cookies, pastries, cakes, cupcakes and more. Their talented team also creates custom cakes for specials events, birthdays, and even weddings.
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Emack & Bolio's
Albany, NY
Emack & Bolio's is a local ice cream parlor and coffee shop in Albany, NY. They offer an amazing selection of ice cream, smoothies, chocolates, freshly brewed coffee, espresso, pastries, gifts, live music and more.
Baking You Crazy
Rensselaer, NY
Baking You Crazy is a bakery/cafe located down the hill from the train station in Rensselaer and they serve breakfast and lunch all day as well as fresh baked goods.
Villa Italia Bakery
Schenectady, NY
Villa Italia Bakery features an extensive menu of specialty cakes, cupcakes, pastries, and cookies for all events and occasions.
Lindt Chocolate Shop
Albany, NY
Get your fill of sweet treats at Lindt Chocolate Shop. Offerings include truffles, chocolate bars, and boxed chocolates in a variety of different styles and flavors.
Coccadott's Cake Shop
Albany, NY
Coccadott's features an extensive variety of cupcakes, cakes, and other desserts at four locations in the Capital Region: Albany, Clifton Park, Loudonville, and UAlbany.
Cheesecake Machismo
Albany, NY
Cheesecake Machismo has been voted by Yelp as the best cheesecake in the entire state, offering the finest and most unique cheesecake selection.
Candy Kraft Candies
Guilderland, NY
Candy Kraft's store is filled with old-fashioned candies you'd be hard pressed to find anywhere else! Specialties include ribbon candy, cream filberts, turkey joints, and a wide variety of other sweet treats.
Krause's Candy
Albany, NY
At Krause's, all candies are homemade using the finest ingredients available. Specialties include old fashioned peanut brittle, dark chocolate fudge, and chocolate covered almond butter toffee.
Quigley's Cakes
Albany, NY
We strive to offer a wide variety of custom cakes with flavor and ingredient options to accommodate as many taste palates and dietary restrictions as possible. You see the talent, you taste the love!
Cider Belly Doughnuts, LLC
Albany, NY
In addition to six signature flavors, Cider Belly also offers special varieties each day that are only available in limited quantities. Try the world's greatest doughnut experience for yourself!
Laurie's Gluten Free Goodness
Scotia, NY
Bakery offering delicious, gluten-free goodies for those with Celiac's Disease or wheat-related dietary restrictions. Recipes have all been created by the owner herself.