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Where to Find Gluten-Free Baked Goods in Hoboken + Jersey City

Gluten allergies and intolerances are increasingly common in today’s food landscape. As a result, many local businesses are offering menus that more than accommodate those who are sensitive to gluten — without sacrificing taste. Sweet treats, in particular, are becoming gluten-free in more and more cafes and restaurants, including many in Hudson County. Check out our list of where to get gluten-free baked goods in Hoboken and Jersey City.


Alfalfa | 1110 Washington Street

This local business recently went fully gluten-free with its doughnuts. In addition, build-your-own salads and bowls can be made gluten-free if needed, making an entire gluten-free meal from entree to dessert possible. And everything is just so cute and Instagram-worthy, which can only be an added bonus.

Annie + Em’s Bake Shop | 155 Third Street

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Founded by two Hoboken-based sisters who grew up in New Jersey, Annie + Em’s offers freshly baked gluten-free goods and treats. The brick-and-mortar space opened in 2020 after 2 years of surfing farmers’ markets in Northern New Jersey. A selection of vegan and dairy-free items is also available.

Baking Mama | 88 Hudson Street

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Custom treats are the name orf the game at Baking Mama, where the selection is seemingly endless. French macarons, cupcakes, custom cakes, and more are available and can be made gluten-free by request.

Read More: Where to Get Gluten-Free Sandwiches in Hoboken + Jersey City

BlackRail Coffee | 800 Jackson Street

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This quaint coffee shop offers Baking Mama and WHO gluten-free goods, including desserts and bread. Bagels, novelty sugar cookies, and pecan bars are among the offerings at Black Rail, perfectly paired with a hot cup of coffee.

Bluestone Lane | 409 Washington Street

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Instagram-worthy and delicious, this breakfast and lunch spot has a ton of gluten-free baked goods on hand. The easy-to-navigate menu alerts allergens right beside the title. Collective granola and banana bread are some of the options available at this cute spot.

Carlo’s Bakery | 95 Washington St.

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Of course, Hoboken’s most famous bakery has some offerings for gluten-free dessert lovers. With outposts across the country and continent, Carlo’s Bakery has grown to cater to every kind of dessert lover and won over hearts across the globe with its sweet treats and family history.

Old German Bakery | 332 Washington Street

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The lightweight, delicious chocolate cake is a customer favorite — and not just because it’s gluten-free. While the entire menu isn’t necessarily gluten-free, select items are, and they’re all definitely worth salivating over

Jersey City

Busy Bee Organics | 451 Palisade Avenue

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Boasting a 100% gluten-free menu, Busy Bee is a one-of-a-kind meal delivery company and cafe that serves the Hudson County Area. For the meal delivery, every meal starts plant-based, gluten-free, and dairy-free where they can then be made customizable depending on preferences. And the coffee follows suit by offering gluten-free desserts that don’t skimp on the flavor.

Cocoa Bakery | 275 Grand Street + 475 Central Avenue

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Since 2013, chef Jessica Isaacs has operated Cocoa Bakery — where custom cakes meet cookies, bars, and cupcakes. In 2019, she opened the business’ second location, creating a bigger kitchen that allows her to craft even more baked goods. There are gluten-free cupcakes, cookies, tarts, and cake truffles.

The LoDG | 7 Bleecker Street

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The Choctoberfest donut at this Jersey City spot is both gluten-free and keto-friendly, as it has less than ten grams of carbs. It’s made with rich chocolate cake that’s covered in a coconut frosting and then topped with pecans.

See More: Where to Get Gluten-Free Pizza in Hoboken + Jersey City

Subia’s Cafe | 506 Jersey Avenue

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Gluten-free cookies are available at this vegan cafe, which is open for breakfast and lunch. Everything is hearty and organic, promising a meal that tastes good and is good for you.

Whealth Kitchen + Bake Shop | 615 Pavonia Avenue

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This business calls itself “the OG of gluten-free.” Gina R. Cassese, the founder, has been eating gluten-free and dairy-free since 1993. Gina’s recipes are gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan, and the fifth-generation chef promises that patrons can taste both her expertise and her passion in every bite. Whatever baked goods you could want — brownies, cakes, whoopie pies — Whealth can make it.

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