Does anyone know where to find an excellent bakery in San Fernando Valley, California?
You find excellent SFV bakeries here on Chowhounds....Just kidding. This is a very standard question around here.
Porto's- Burbank. It's a Cuban bakery that carries items that most folks have never seen such as cheese rolls, potato balls, ham and cheese croissants, chocolate croissants, walnut raisin baguettes, slices of different cakes, mini cakes, and a variety of sandwiches. Lets not forget the outstanding low priced wedding and birthday cakes.
Lots of free parking too. IT IS UNREAL!! Can you tell I am a fan?
Beas Bakery-Tarzana-Beas is a Jewish style bakery that has danish, rye and challah breads, cookies etc. It is second to none. For all practical purposes it is at Reseda and Ventura Blvd.
re: Kitchen Queen
Hi KQ. I must disagree. D.B. is not even close. MAYBE the rye bread. (which I only know about because they supply it to Brent's Deli) is comparable but otherwise...
I keep going back to D.B. from time to time to give it another shot because I really want someplace close to me being in Simi but I am dissapointed every time.