Eating gluten-free can be hard, but in a city with so many choices it doesn’t have to be so bad. If you’re a dessert lover but follow a strict gluten-free diet, we’ve got your back. Boston has a variety of bakeries, but we tracked down the best-gluten free ones so you don’t have to worry about finding them yourself!
169 Massachusetts Ave., Arlington
This award-winning bakery is a great pick! It was created by two sisters, Christine and Sandy, who have a family history of wheat and dairy allergies. Something Sweet Without Wheat sells baked goods, but also gluten-free bread. Try their Lemon Drizzled Macaroons, Cranberry Orange Muffins, or Cinnamon Raisin Bread!
2. Fiore Bakery
55 South St., Jamaica Plain
Did someone say flourless chocolate cake? Fiore Bakery has a variety of delicious cakes and other baked goods. Besides their amazing cheesecake, if you happen to visit Fiore you must try their vegan whoopie pies. Don’t forget to grab a few items to go!
3. Tatte Bakery
318 Third St., Cambridge
Tatte Bakery is truly a gift from the gluten-free gods. Ask for their GF menu and order a flourless brownie. Each baked good or pastry you order is made with intricate detail and fresh ingredients. (And, we must admit, the whole places is totally Instagram-worthy.)
4. Celia Cakes
27 Hodge Road, Arlington
If you’re looking to order a personalized cake for a special occasion, then Ceclia Cakes is the place for you. Order custom cakes just to your liking. You can pick your favorite flavors, colors and designs.
697 Belmont St, Belmont
Walking into Glutenus Minimus you’ll think have you died and gone to heaven. It’s a gluten-free eater’s dream world. Their cinnamon buns are fantastic as well as their peanut butter chocolate chip cookies. If you can’t stand a wait, feel free to order online.
Which bakery are you most excited to visit? Let us know in the comments below or by tweeting us at @HCEmerson!