Looking to try the best bakeries in town?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable bakeries in Henderson, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture when cravings strike.
1. Great Harvest Bread
Topping the list is Great Harvest Bread. Located at 2520 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, Suite 160, in Green Valley Ranch, the bakery, which offers coffee and tea, sandwiches and more, is the highest-rated low-priced bakery in Henderson, boasting 4.5 stars out of 123 reviews on Yelp.
If you're looking for more, we found these details about Great Harvest Bread.
"Great Harvest Bread Company has been serving the Henderson community for the past five years," the business says in the history section of its Yelp profile. "We feel it is important to be a part of the community not only as a business, but also in supporting activities throughout the community. We love to help with school and church fundraisers."
Intrigued so far? We also found this about the business's signature items: "Our bread is baked fresh daily with 100% whole grain flour that we mill in our bakery each day," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "We offer signature sandwiches and the option to build your own, all of which are made on whole-grain breads with the highest grade meats, cheeses, and fresh vegetables. We have a variety of yummy sweets including 100% whole Grain cinnamon pull-a-parts, scones, cinnamon rolls, fruit bars, brownies, and a variety of cookies."
2. Chef Flemming's Bakeshop
Next up is Townsite's Chef Flemming's BakeShop, situated at 7 S. Water St., Suite B. With 4.5 stars out of 232 reviews on Yelp, the bakery and patisserie/cake shop, which offers custom cakes and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an inexpensive option.
The site has lots more information on Chef Flemming's BakeShop.
"Chef Flemming Pedersen has been baking for over 40 years," the business notes in the history section of its Yelp profile. "Originally from Denmark, he has worked around the United States and settled in Henderson in the early 1980's. He has worked in over seven of Las Vegas finest hotels, including at the Golden Nugget , where he was executive pastry chef for 16 years."
Curious to know more?
"After offering his talents to nine high-end luxury hotels and offering expert instruction to budding pastry chefs at the Art Institute in Las Vegas, Chef Flemming chose to fulfill his lifelong dream of baking for a local community," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "That dream opened its doors in 2008, and our BakeShop here on Henderson has been doling out delicious, warm, fresh-baked goodness ever since."
3. Pinkbox Doughnuts
Westgate's Pinkbox Doughnuts, located at 10251 S. Eastern Ave., Suite C, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive bakery, which offers doughnuts and more, four stars out of 536 reviews.
The site can tell you a thing or two more about Pinkbox Doughnuts.
"In December 2012 we opened our doors at 6 a.m. and we sold out by noon," per the history section of the business's Yelp profile. "Pink Box Doughnuts takes a massive amount of pride in guest service along with unique creations that are filled with flavor explosions."
Regarding signature items, "We specialize in handmade gourmet doughnuts, as well as your favorite classics," it states on Yelp in the section highlighting specialties.
4. Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream
Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream, a bakery that offers ice cream and frozen yogurt and more in Green Valley North, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 228 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2291 N. Green Valley Parkway to see for yourself.
If you're curious for more, we found these details about Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream.
"We have had countless guests ask us where we buy our cookies, and our simple answer is, we don't buy our cookies," per the history section of the business's Yelp profile. "Instead, we make all of our cookies, fresh from scratch, every single day. Making something from scratch is, unfortunately, a lost art."
As to what the business is known for, "Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream offers its customers the opportunity to create a custom ice cream sandwich at a reasonable price ($3.69!)," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "Customers can choose two cookies in 13 different flavors, from chocolate chip to white chocolate macadamia nut, and one of our 24 delicious flavors of Thrifty Ice Cream to create a custom ice cream sandwich."
Over in Green Valley South, check out this outpost of the national chain Cinnaholic, which has earned four stars out of 207 reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the bakery and vegan spot, which offers desserts and more, by heading over to 1500 N. Green Valley Parkway, Suite 230.
The site has lots more information about Cinnaholic. "Award-winning gourmet cinnamon rolls with a variety of different frosting flavors and toppings," the business states on its Yelp page. "This is not your typical cinnamon roll shop. In addition to being 100% vegan, Cinnaholic offers more than just your average 'Old Fashioned' roll. Enjoy a variety of different flavors that are waiting to be explored, all made with the highest quality ingredients to tickle your taste buds. All of the products are dairy & lactose-free, egg-free and cholesterol-free."
According to the business's website, customers can "select from over 20 unique frosting flavors and a variety of fresh and decadent toppings. Design your own cinnamon roll, or choose from our best selling combinations: blueberry pie, strawberries and cream, cookie monster, and the classic, old skool roll. Mix and match flavors to create a new experience every visit!"