9 Good Bakeries in Playa Del Carmen
We love sharing the good things here in Playa Del Carmen. Having fresh made bread or a great pastry can enhance anyone’s day. Here is a list of bakeries in Playa Del Carmen. Each one has a link to the article on it so you can see photos and more information.
We hope you enjoy these and if you have anything you loved and what to tell us and others about it, let us know in the comments below.
- Chez Celine Location: Chez Celine is located right on 5th Avenue between 32nd and 34th Streets on the east side of the street. Hours: Open everyday from 8:00 am. -11:00pm. Description: French style bakery with baking done on premise. There is a large selection and the have good coffee too.
- Das Brot Bakery Location: 40th Avenue between 8th Street and 10th Street. Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30am-7:00pm Saturday 8:00am-2:00pm. Description: German style bakery with pastries and breads. Anja the baker has been popular in Playa Del Carmen for some time now.
- ShoeBox Bakery Location: Constituyentes Avenue between 10th Avenue and 15th Avenue on the south side of the street. Hours: Open Monday-Friday 8:30am-7:00pm Saturday 8:30am-8:00pm. closed Sundays. Description: Cupcakes, cheesecakes wedding cakes, tarts, cookies and more! Lots of moist baked goods. English and Spanish spoken.
- Chou Chou Café. Location: This bakery is on 15th Avenue and the corner of 24th Street. Hours: 7:00am-9:00pm Tuesdays-Sundays. Closed Mondays. Description: Besides having great coffee this place has a good bakery with things like croissants and cookies.
- Miga Playa Bakery Location: It is located on 25th Avenue between 28th Street and 30th Street. Hours: Open 8:00am-8:00pm Tues-Sun. Closed Mondays. Description: Argentinian style bakery.
- Pasta & Polpetta Location: Constituyentes Avenue between 30th Avenue and 35th Avenue. Hours: Open from 5:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday, Saturday 5:00am-4:00pm, Sunday -closed. Description: Handmade donuts and a small amount of pastries.
- Pasteleteria Bakery Location: Xaman-Ha Shopping Plaza on the 307 Highway. It is across from the Centro Maya Mall. Hours: Monday-Sunday 7:00am-11:00pm. Description: Higher end bakery out of the center of Playa Del Carmen with great specialty cakes for special occasions.
- The Pitted Date Location: 26th Street between 5th Avenue and 10th Avenue. Hours: 8:00am-9:00pm daily Description: This is the only vegan bakery in Playa Del Carmen. This is a cute location to sit and have a coffee and vegan treat.
- Tradiciones Comida y Postres Location: It is located on 34th St. between 40th and 45th Avenues on the south side of the street. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-8:00pm, Saturday 19:00am-3:00pm, closed Sundays. Description: Argentinian style bakery with some moist bites.
Our Top Picks for Best Bakeries in Playa Del Carmen
It might be surprising that there are no Mexican style bakeries on our favorite list. Or rather it might not be that surprising if you have visited a few. Mexican bakeries tend to have the same products and they tend to be a little dry. Here are top picks in alphabetical order.
- Chez Celine. We like the wide selection in this French bakery, not to mention good tasting tarts, croissants, and other sweet treats.
- Da Brot Bakery. This bakery is out of the way of tourist but those that seek it get a pick of some homemade goodness from this German style bakery. Check out the fresh baked breads for meal and the pastries for a treat.
- Pastelateria Bakery. We choose this bakery because they have some excellent cakes to go. You can pick up a cake for that special event here. This Playa Del Carmen bakery has gourmet taste and also a wide selection of items.
What is your favorite bakery in Playa Del Carmen? What do they make that tempts you every time? Let us know in the comments below.