Top places to get almond croissants in South Florida

Almond croissants are a delightful treat loved by pastry enthusiasts. For those South Floridians craving the rich almond-filled flaky pastry, some hidden gems in the region sell these heavenly croissants. Here are the top five local bakeries in South Florida for an unforgettable almond croissant experience.

Almond Red Bean croissant found at Paris Morning Bakery (Fatima Belagam/Caplin News)

Paris Morning Bakery 
Various locations

Paris Morning Bakery is a delightful French bakery in four locations across South Florida, serving authentic almond croissants. It’s a treat you will want to experience with its flaky layers, creamy almond filling and a touch of sweetness from its red bean filling—the price for one almond croissant: $5.11.

Almond Croissant (middle row) sold at Lady Baker (Fatima Belagam/Caplin News)

Lady Baker
14545 SW 5th St
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027
(954) 610-6370

Opened in July of 2021 by Paula Marsola, Lady Baker, located in the shops at Pembroke Gardens, serves baked items, including almond croissants, that she and her staff make from scratch every day. Her quiches are made with croissant dough, water, flour, salt, and coconut flakes mixed in the dough and toasted on top. The price for one almond croissant is $6.50.

Almond Croissant served at Bonjour French Bakery and Cafe (Fatima Belagam/Caplin News).

Bonjour French Bakery and Cafe 
1435 N Park Dr
Weston, FL 33326
(786) 534-8141 
16650 SW 88th St
Miami, FL 33196
(786) 534-8141 

This bakery-café offers a selection of French pastries, including almond croissants. It is known for creating freshly baked goods with premium ingredients, such as the highest quality bread and sweet almonds. One croissant is big enough to share with three to five people. If you’re looking for an almond croissant with a decadent taste that you share with your friends and family, the ones at Bonjour are perfect. Customers can buy one almond croissant for $8.40. 

Vegan Almond Croissant at L’Artisane Creative Bakery (Photo Credits: L’Artisane Creative Bakery)

L’Artisane Creative Bakery
2526 Ponce de Leon Blvd 
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(786) 502-8595

L’Artisane Creative Bakery is a chic, cozy bakeshop offering vegan, French-style pastries, vegan burgers, sandwiches and quiches. The place’s Instagram claims it is the first French vegan bakery in the United States. It is an excellent option for South Floridian vegans to indulge in almond croissants. Price for one almond croissant: $6.75.

Almond Croissant sold at The Artisan Bite (Fatima Belagam/Caplin News).

The Artisan Bite
18450 Pines Blvd Ste 102 
Pembroke Pines, FL 33029
(954) 625-4086 

Chef Carolina Molea brings a delicious twist to classic French pastries while prioritizing animal welfare and respect in the Artisan Bite. One of the pastries is their delicious fresh almond croissants. The bakery offers one of the closest renditions to those made in Paris, according to a Yelp reviewer. The price for one almond croissant: $3.

Fatima Belagam is a junior majoring in digital journalism. She is interested in music and film journalism and plans to work as a freelance journalist after graduation.