2. Baked & Wired — Washington, D.C.
Location: 1052 Thomas Jefferson St. NW
A Georgetown favorite, the bakery serves up "small-batched baked goods prepared from family recipes." Here, you can wake and bake, and no one will bat an eye.
Submitted by Zoe Marquedant, Facebook
3. Queen of Tarts — Dublin
Location: Cows Lane & Cork Hill (both at Dame St.)
"The butter is magic, the setting darling, and the scones enormous."
Submitted by Su-Jit Lin-DeSimone, Facebook
4. Duchess Bake Shop — Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Location: 10718 124th St. NW
Arguably the best bakery in Canada, the Duchess has a philosophy of using "no mixes, no preservatives, and no shortcuts." An equal opportunity baker, they have both a duke and a duchess cake.
Submitted by Kendra Thompson, Facebook
6. The Little Tart Bakeshop — Atlanta
Location: 437 Memorial Dr. SE & 99 Krog St.
Sarah, the owner, has been baking ever since she was 10. Now, at her French-inspired bakery, you can find "crème fraîche quiche, local fruit galettes, croissants, scones, and tarts," many baked with locally sourced ingredients.
Submitted by Lea Murray, Facebook
11. Bakery Lorraine — San Antonio
Location: 306 Pearl Parkway #110
Even though it's been open only a few years, the bakery has already established itself as a San Antonio favorite. And judging just from their gorgeous creations, it's no wonder why.
Submitted by Elizabeth Juvera, Facebook
14. L'Art Sucré — Wiesbaden, Germany
Location: Am Römertor 7
The small establishment serves up incredible pralines and melt-in-your-mouth macaroons.
Submitted by Renata Guimarães, Facebook