Best Bakery Battle: Mississauga vs. Burlington

Published February 9, 2018 at 6:35 pm


There is no battle more serious and important than the battle between two cities vying to be recognized as the best place to go for exceptional bakeries.

We at and have searched far and wide for the best bakeries in both cities and our Top 5 picks are about to battle it out—and you can vote on your favourite in the poll below.

When it comes to great bakeries, everything is important. Are the croissants crispy on the outside and soft on the inside? Are the cookies decadent and satisfying? Is the bread warm and soft and ready to serve?

Both Mississauga and Burlington are known for their respective food scenes and both offer a ton of commendable bakery options—but only one city can have the absolute best hotspots.

So, here’s a look at each city’s best spots on our signature Top 5 lists on and

What bakery will you be visiting this weekend?


Top 5 Bakeries in Mississauga

When you want to indulge in fresh bread and fine pastries, you don’t have to go far to find the perfect bakery in Mississauga. The city has some choice hotspots for your craving, including the ever popular Dundas and Hurontario area La Novita, the long standing and centrally located Lazar Bakery, the beloved Port Credit favourite La Villa Fine Foods and Bakery, the Cawthra Road gem Nova Pastry and Bakery and our number one pick, the “cake boss” La Casa Dolce. While La Casa Dolce is our proud number one pick, all of the places will leave you more than satisfied when you’re in the mood for a truly tastry treat.


Top 5 Bakeries in Burlington

Burlington, a small but bustling city with with an enviable food scene, offers a ton of options when it comes to bakeries. Some hot spots to check out? The Guelph Line favourite Denninger’s Foods of the World, the charming Eastway Bake Shoppe, the long standing Clarke’s Home Style Bakery, the downtown gem Pane Fresco and our number one pick, the eternally popular (and authentic Italian) joint The Brick Oven. You can’t really go wrong with any of these joints when you have a pastry craving to satisfy.

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