Coffee and Croissaints

I half-joke that the measure of any culture and community can be taken by their bread and coffee. Here's a completely subjective list of my favorite espresso and bakeries from the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

  1. Bakery Nouveau, Seattle
  2. Ampersand Cafe, Seattle
  3. Top Pot Donuts, Seattle
  4. The Admiral Bird, Seattle
  5. Macrina Bakery, Seattle
  6. Georgia's Bakery, North Bend, Washington
  7. Fresh and Fancy Doughnuts, Monroe, Washington
  8. The Black Drop Coffee House, Bellingham, Washington
  9. Mount Bakery, Bellingham, Washington
  10. Wake N Bakery, Glacier, Washington
  11. 5b's Bakery, Concrete, Washington
  12. The Mazama Store, Mazama, Washington
  13. Barista, Portland
  14. Joe's Donuts, Sandy, Oregon
  15. Red Point Climber's Supply, Terrebonne, Oregon
  16. Thump Coffee, Bend, Oregon
  17. Coffeebar, Truckee, California
  18. Great Basin Bakery, Bishop, California
  19. Black Sheep Espresso Bar and Cafe, Bishop, California
  20. Eva's Bakery, Salt Lake City
  21. Higher Ground Coffee, Salt Lake City
  22. Bean Around the World Coffee, Squamish, British Columbia
  23. Mount Currie Coffee Company, Pemberton, British Columbia
  24. The Modern Bakeshop and Cafe, Revelstoke, British Columbia
  25. Communitea Cafe, Canmore, Alberta
  26. Wild Flour Bakery, Banff, Alberta