sraeli chef Uri Scheft knows how to make a mean loaf of bread. Breads Bakery in Union Square has arguably the best Jewish pastries in the city. It’s especially known for its gooey chocolate babka and pastries.
25 Bakeries Around The World You Have To See Before You Die
Pâtisserie Sadaharu Aoki in Tokyo and Paris. Why you have to see it: Combining unique Japanese flavors with the art of French pastry making, Sadaharu Aoki knows how to make out of this world creations — like the green matcha croissant or black sesame eclair — that you can’t find anywhere else.
Gagou de Paris in Jerusalem: Why you have to see it: This unassuming shop’s croissants give Paris a run for its money, and tend to leave New Yorkers and Parisians speechless. The shop has every kind of pastry you could think of.