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Bakery Shops in Cairo: Where to Find the Freshest Bakes in the City
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Dina Mokhtar

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In a previous article, we served you a list of artisan bakery shops in the city. In this article, we’ve gathered some of the town’s best bakery shops that offer the sweet, the savoury, the essential, and even the sophisticated.

Rich Bake:

The bakery brand, whose numerous products can be found in almost every supermarket, now has an online store, and an application. Rich Bake has a spectrum of goodies that include bread, croissants, muffins, and more.

Sea Salt Bakery:                                                                                                

Sea Salt Bakery offers a wide range of gluten, sugar, and dairy-free bread and bakes; from sourdough toasts and baguettes to burger buns and crackers. You can order through Otlob, El Menus, and Uber Eats, or you can call on 01093757305. Check the menu here.

La Ronde des Pains:

La Ronde des Pains, or what you used to be called Viennoiseries Maison, offers a host of homemade goodies, by Christophe Thomas, who provides a variety of baguettes, croissants, muffins, and more. La Ronde des Pains delivers only in Maadi, and all you need to do is send a WhatsApp message to 01027654670.

The Baker:

One of the well-known bakery shops in Cairo, The Baker has several shops scattered all over the city; from October City, Heliopolis, Nasr City, and Mohandiseen, to New Cairo, and Maadi – you’ll definitely find one that’s nearby. For delivery, call 01205977776. Check the menu here.


One of the first online bakery shops in the city, Breadfast offers a humongous range of bakes; from bread, croissants, and crackers, to muffins, feteer, and a variety of white and brown baladi bread that are also vegan. Place your order through the website, or the app that is available on the App Store and Google Play.


Maadi’s bakery shop offers a broad spectrum baked goodies; from a range of brown and white sourdough bread, as well as yeast bread, to a selection of desserts that include muffins, cookies, cinnamon buns, and waffles. If you are living either in Maadi or Katameyya, you can have your freshly baked goods delivered to your doorstep by sending a Whatsapp message to 01001040200.

Ratios Bakery has a website, and you can also check their Facebook page.


The brand has a store at Maadi’s Community Services Association, and it is still open to offer its wide range of baked goodies. However, you can also have Leaven’s bakes delivered to your doorstep; call 01013226384.

Bakery Store:

Located in New Cairo’s Madinaty, the shop has Latif Wassily’s baked goodies on offer. For those who are not acquainted with the name, Latif Wassily is a renowned Egyptian bakery shop in Downtown, which is known to serve one of the best petit pain in town, if not Egypt. Check the menu here.  For delivery, give Bakery Store a call on 01113147712, or 01065466276.

Smiley’s Grill:

Bread is among the many products that Smiley’s Grill has on offer for delivery during quarantine. Check the website, through which you can order.  


In addition to its delicious baked goodies, you can check out their spectrum of white and brown bread. Check the menu here, and call 16679 for delivery.


Known for being one of the best French pastry shops in town; if you catch yourself craving a luscious piece of gateaux or a fluffy croissant, look no further than Paul. You can order through Otlob and El Menus, or you can call on 01123477773 (Downtown), 01146445433 (Mohandiseen), or 01123191111 (Korba).


Another brand that offers French pastries; Madeleine delivers to New Cairo every Wednesday. All you need to do is send a private message on its Facebook page