If you want to get some freshly baked bread, or something sweet like a delicious cake, we’ve featured 10 of the best bakeries in Sioux Falls, SD below.
1. Queen City Bakery
Run by Mitch and Kristine, Queen City Bakery is situated on East 8th Street and focuses on simple and honest baking that everyone can enjoy. Open six days a week apart from Tuesdays, they have all sorts of treats for you to either pick up or eat in the store.
With an assortment of full-size cakes, cupcakes, cookies, quiches, and pies baked from scratch every day, you are sure to find something that will satisfy your tastebuds. Wash it all down with some hot, fresh coffee: everyone is welcome!
Get in touch with Queen City Bakery.
Intoxibakes are located in the Jones Seed Company Building and as you can guess from their name, this bakery’s specialty is infusing their creations with alcohol! For the perfect adult treat, try one of their cupcakes, with all sorts of boozy flavors like Amaretto and Bourbon Maple Bacon.
If you are looking for something a little bit tamer, they also have a selection of other cakes, cupcakes, and cake pops on offer. Your four-legged friends can also get involved with their pupcakes!
Raise a glass to Intoxibakes.
Founded in 1997, Breadsmith has four locations spread across Sioux Falls. Their bread is baked from scratch every single day, and any that is not sold goes on to charitable causes and those that need it most.
Alongside their bread offering, Breadsmith also create other sweet treats, such as cookies, scones, and more. Check out their calendar to see what is on the menu, as it changes each day!
Reach out to Breadsmith.
Breadico’s specialty is in making sourdough. Putting every care into their bread, they ferment each loaf for 65 hours, meaning that it has a unique flavor, and is even suitable for those with gluten intolerance!
Any other items that they bake, such as cookies, and pastries such as croissants are all made using local flour from South Dakotan farms. If anything doesn’t make it out of the store during opening hours, it is donated to local church missions.
Located on South Western Avenue, say hello to Breadico.
5. La Guanaquita Panadería
La Guanaquita Panaderiá is located on West 12th Street. This bakery specializes in making bread and other items from South and Central America such as from countries like Mexico, El Salvador, and Guatemala.
Keep an eye on their specials menu, for items such as tamales and pupusas. They are also very well known for their pan dulce, which can be ordered in advance so that it is ready for the event or celebration of your choice.
Start a conversation with La Guanaquita Panaderiá.
6. The Cake Lady
Situated on West 50th Street, The Cake Lady, otherwise known as Anna, focuses on making custom cakes and cupcakes for any sort of event. There are lots of flavors to choose from and they can be designed to your liking!
Also on the menu at The Cake Lady bakery are pies, and various desserts, such as bars ad cookies, so definitely a lot of things to satisfy your sweet tooth! With delivery across a 50-mile radius from Sioux Falls, if you’re not in the immediate area you don’t need to miss out!
Enquire with The Cake Lady.
7. Prairie Cocoa & Confections
Prairie Cocoa & Confections focuses on the sweeter side of baking. Creating amazing desserts from scratch every single day using the best ingredients they can find from around the world, they aim to make sure that everyone has something colorful and decadent to enjoy.
Their efforts have not gone unnoticed, as Prarie Cocoa & Confections have picked up some accolades along the way, including being the critics’ choice for the best dessert in Sioux Falls for 2021! You can also see them at a few farmers’ markets in the local area, as well as head over to their store on East 8th Street to attend some masterclasses in dessert making.
Satisfy that sweet tooth at Prairie Cocoa & Confections.
8. Cakes and Confections
April Austin runs Cakes and Confections, and she brings over 20 years of experience to everything that she bakes. Cakes and Confections create cakes for any occasion you can think of, whether you are celebrating your wedding or a graduation.
All cakes are beautifully decorated to your specifications, and you can choose from all sorts of different flavors, including April’s signature carrot cake. If you are looking for something a little smaller, why not order a cupcake selection or some iced cookies for the holidays?
Visit Cakes and Confections on South Southeastern Avenue.
9. The Cookie Jar Eatery
The Cookie Jar Eatery has been in business for over 20 years, being founded in 2002 at South Phillips Avenue. Alongside running as an eat-in restaurant serving breakfast and lunch items such as hearty soups and sandwiches, they also have a bakery selection which is all made from scratch and fresh on a daily basis.
If you want the best oven-fresh experience possible take advantage of their ‘take n bake’ offering. These items are all pre-prepared and ready for you to finish the final step at home and range from cookies, to casseroles. To entertain the little ones, try one of their cookie kits, complete with everything your kids need to create their own edible masterpieces.
Take a bite at The Cookie Jar Eatery.
10. Oh My Cupcakes!
With two locations in Sioux Falls, one on South Western Avenue, and the other on East 10th Street, Oh My Cupcakes offers a colorful and tasty experience to everyone who visits! Founded by owner Melissa in 2009, she and her ‘cupcake ninjas’ have won many awards over the years!
With a menu that changes daily with many rotating flavors, it’s always worth coming back time and time again to try something new. If you are planning an event, such as a wedding or another occasion, work with Oh My Cupcakes to create a custom selection of sweet treats just for you that your guests will enjoy!
Drop on by Oh My Cupcakes!