A Gluten-Free Guide to Vancouver's Best Baked Goods

There is a whole world of gluten free sweet treats and baked goods available throughout Vancouver waiting to be explored! From first glance, you would never know that there isn't an ounce of traditional flours in these gluten free goods, but a happy tummy that's free from discomfort after indulging is a sure sign. Whether you're looking for a light meal or snack, these gluten free bakeries and cafes will curb your appetite.

Lemonade Gluten Free Bakery has a very experienced pastry chef in the kitchen, Tracy Kadonoff, and she prepares beautiful gluten free treats that will wow. Having worked in the industry for quite some time, she has mastered the art of gluten free baking after succumbing to a gluten intolerance herself.

Panne Rizo Gluten Free Cafe & Bakery has been around for some time in Vancouver and has been a leader in the gluten free community from the beginning. Open first thing in the morning, it's a great place to go and grab a breakfast wrap to start your day off right.

While Purebread isn't specifically a gluten free only bakery, their gluten free (and traditional) options are mouth-wateringly delicious. With new options baked on a daily basis, there's always something new to try.

Gluten free bakeries are scattered throughout Vancouver and North Vancouver and the best way to find your favorite goodie is to try them all!



One visit to Purebread in Vancouver's Gastown and you'll see what all the fuss is about. With freshly baked goods that change daily, there's always something new that will tempt. Purebread uses only quality ingredients and bakes everything from...  Read More



Butter. Cadeaux Bakery does not skimp on this delectable ingredient and you won't find any imposters that claim to be just as good as butter in their treats. The all butter croissant is ideal for those savory cravings, while the dark Callebaut...  Read More



Owned by a husband and wife team, Float On Bakeshop & Cafe is a tasty place to visit for gluten free baked goods. They use local, seasonal and organic ingredients whenever possible along with whole grain flours like brown rice, amaranth,...  Read More



Cartems Donuterie is changing Vancouver's donut scene. It's well known that Canadians love their donuts, but Cartems is adding flavorful twists to what you would typically see on a donut menu. Flavors like The Bee Sting will be sure to intrigue....  Read More



Edible Flours is where you will find dairy and egg free goods, with gluten free, wheat free, soy free and sugar free options as well. Edible Flours is passionate about using natural ingredients and you won't find chemical laden sweet treats...  Read More



As a mom to a daughter with celiac disease, Lisa was determined to change her wheat-based baking business into something the whole family could enjoy, and she did just that. As a gluten free bakery in North Vancouver, Lisa has been providing the...  Read More



Panne Rizo Gluten Free Cafe & Bakery has been a staple amongst celiacs and gluten free intolerant bellies for quite some time now. As one of the first bakeries to specialize in gluten free goods, Panne Rizo has built a reputation on flavor...  Read More



The Gluten Free Epicurean will leave your mouth watering and your belly full with all sorts of gluten free baked treats. The menu changes depending on what's in season and available at the time, but you will find the usual cookies, tarts, cakes,...  Read More



Known for their pies and organic food, Aphrodite's has a strong following amongst Vancouverites that enjoy quality food, made with a lot of love and care. With a heavy focus on vegetarian options, there are a few meat options that are all...  Read More



Situated in the heart of Cambie Village, Lemonade Gluten Free Bakery is your one-stop-shop for all things baked and gluten free. Tracy Kadonoff has an extensive resume as a pastry chef, but developed an intolerance towards gluten. Not one to be...  Read More


Meet Natasha John

Natasha is not born and raised in Vancouver, but is pretty certain it's her spirit hometown. After jumping around Canada, Texas, Arkansas and the UK, she has her feet firmly planted in...  More About Natasha