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Best Gluten-Free Bakeries in Jersey City

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Best Gluten-Free Bakeries in Jersey City

There are a plethora of reasons why folks choose to seek out the best gluten-free bakeries and luckily, Jersey City has some great options for people dealing with gluten allergies and intolerances. Whether eating gluten-free by necessity or choice, here are some of the best places in Jersey City to satisfy a gluten-free sweet tooth. You can also check out our vegan bakeries guide here. 

Cocoa Bakery

275 Grand Street/475 Central Ave Jersey City


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Cocoa bakery has the perfect variety if you have a sweet tooth.  They have been a popular spot for cookies, pastries, coffee, and made-to-order cakes. Choc·O·Pain brings a little taste of France to the heart of Jersey City and Hoboken. At Choc·O·Pain, everything is baked fresh daily. All the bread is sourdough-based and made in the traditional European way! It’s one of Jersey City’s favorite bakeries.

This bakery has taken Jersey City by storm since its inception. The owner is a classically trained baker with several sweet treat tricks up her sleeve. Whether it’s gluten-free, vegan, or just eggless, this place offers several options and it will likely never disappoint as the baked treats are fantastic. The cake decorating skills and creative team are also impeccable, excellent for big events where you want to impress on aesthetic and taste.

The Cottage

136 Monticello Avenue, Jersey City

The Cottage is a brand new bakery and artisanal market located in McGinley Square along Monticello Avenue. The market/event space has various food items ranging from homemade croissants, donuts, sandwiches, coffee, and lots more! Additionally, they also have some great vegan and gluten-free options in their baked goods.

Busy Bee Organics

451 Palisade Ave, Jersey City, NJ

Busy Bee Organics is an established, unique meal delivery company and cafe serving the Hudson County Area. With a staff of nutrition professionals and natural food chefs, their fully prepared meals are designed with your health and busy schedule in mind. Busy Bee was established in 2014 and focused on making your life easier through “peace of mind” organic, nutrient-dense ingredients meant to help you power through your day. They have a ton of delicious gluten-free and vegan desserts like banana bread, buffins, muffins, carrot cake cookies and more.

Jam Cakery Events 

326 5th St Jersey City, NJ 07032


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If you are looking for a delicious cake, cupcakes, and other baked goods that are also gluten-free you can directly contact Jam Cakery. They are a local bakery by a JC mom that offers cakes for all occasions especially birthdays for your kiddos. You can order directly on their Instagram by sending them a DM or visit their website. They have vegan options!


330 Palisade Ave, Jersey City
530 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City

This French bakery and café is a Hudson County staple, with two locations in Jersey City. This bakery has everything you would want if you love baked goods and have a sweet tooth. Additionally, they have baguettes, 5-grains sourdough, pain paillasse, and flaky croissants. They also have some gluten-free and vegan options.

Sugartown Bakery

437 Jersey Ave


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Located in downtown Jersey City, this bakeshop specializes in custom cakes, macarons, mousses, cookies, and other desserts. Additionally, you can order custom cakes for any occasion. They also offer a variety of gluten-free options from cakes, cookies and cupcakes. You can also have them make your custom cake gluten-free.

Whealth Kitchen Bake Shop 

615 Pavonia Avenue


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Gina R. Cassese, the founder of Whealth Bakeshop and Co-Founder of Whealth Kitchen has been eating gluten free and dairy free since 1993. She discovered an intolerance to Gluten and Dairy after years of constantly being uncomfortable in her own skin. Gina is a 5th generation chef,with a background in exercise science and nutrition and the culinary arts. Together with her love for both, she has created healthy Gluten free, Dairy free and now Vegan desserts that taste just like Grandma’s. Gina found the balance to fit your lifestyle so now. They have a ton of delicious baked goods that are perfect for the ones with a sweet tooth and intolerance to gluten.

The LoDG Donuts

7 Bleecker Street


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They are a couple, who happen to be as in love with each other as they are with delicious food. A biomedical engineer and a lawyer who realized there are not any remarkable & decadent craft donut spots in the area, so they decided to fix that problem. Their flavors are as unique as their story. The LoDG offers a variety of gluten-free donuts that are super delicious!

Updated August 4th, 2022

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