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Best Breakfast Pastries

Flaky crusts, gooey centers, powdered sugar dusted on top—there’s a reason they call it the most important meal of the day.


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  • Almond croissant
    Cardamom Cafe & Bakery, North Park

  • Brioche roll
    Le Parfait Paris, Gaslamp

  • Fruit strudel
    Hans and Harry’s Bakery, Bonita

  • Chocolate brioche twist
    Con Pane, Liberty Station

  • Doughnut muffin
    Azucar, Ocean Beach

  • Froissant
    Extraordinary Desserts, Little Italy location only)

  • Maple bacon donut
    Great Maple, Hillcrest

  • Blueberry scone
    Pannikin, Encinitas

  • Sprinkle donut
    Donut Star, Mission Hills

  • Concha
    La Concha Bakery, Chula Vista

  • Egg tart
    85°C Bakery Cafe, Clairemont

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