croissant toronto

The Best Croissant in Toronto

The best croissant in Toronto is composed of few ingredients, yet marvellously complex to execute perfectly. Layer after layer of buttery laminated pastry is what makes these classic French baked goods truly stunning.

Here are the best croissants in Toronto.
 


Bonjour Brioche
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Bonjour Brioche

Croissants containing 45 per cent Canadian butter take three whole days to make at this shrine to brunch and French baking in Riverside.

Roselle West
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Roselle West

Crispy croissants with moist centres are created before the eyes of customers at the Queen and Dovercourt location of this bakery, and they also do croissants stuffed with Gruyere and local ham.


Butter Baker
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Butter Baker

There are original varieties of croissants you won't find anywhere else at this compact bakery near Bay and Dundas, including lemon meringue and triple chocolate.

Rahier
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Rahier

Light flaky croissants are baked fresh in the wee hours of the morning at this Leaside French bake shop and come in varieties like coconut pistachio.


The Tempered Room
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The Tempered Room

Parkdale is where you’ll find this bakery turning out exquisite croissants that they even make into delicious sandwiches.


Cherry Bomb
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Cherry Bomb

This Roncesvalles coffee shop bakes fabulous croissants on site that come in almond, chocolate and butter varieties.

Patisserie 27
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Patisserie 27

Chocolate, plum, and ham and brie croissants are top notch at this patisserie in Baby Point, often twisted with thick knobs on the ends and stuffed with filling.


Fleur du Jour
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Fleur du Jour

High end French patisserie has a home on St. Clair West in the form of this bakery doing croissants topped with almonds and sometimes even infused with carbon.

Pain Perdu
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Pain Perdu

St. Clair West has this French bakery mainstay making almond, butter and chocolate croissants that are practically Parisian.

Lead photo by

Hector Vasquez at Fleur du Jour, @rahierpatisserie

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