Enjoy a Variety of Gluten-Free Baked Goods in San Antonio

The search for gluten-free yummies in San Antonio is over and here's why! There are actually 10 superb reasons you don't have to deprive yourself any longer from the pastry delights that other people take for granted. From muffins to cookies, cupcakes and even savory options such as empanadas, this savvy city's got you covered!

Bird Bakery is an adorable little bakery in the upscale Alamo Heights area that's simply perfect for breakfast and brunch with the family or just friends. Choose from a variety of gluten-free options, such as chocolate cupcakes with caramel frosting and decadent chocolate brownies. 

For a variety of breakfasty baked goodies, head to 5 Points Local, one of the newer options. Here's the best part - everything here is gluten-free so you can go wild! While you can find an assortment of scintillating baked goods any day of the week, your best bet is to head over for brunch, where you can enjoy all of the breakfast classics, from quiche and pancakes to their signature empanadas!

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Central Market
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Green Vegetarian Cuisine and Coffee is an excellent option for great food that's healthy and gluten-free. Green is San Antonio's only 100% vegan and kosher restaurant. If you're in the mood for a great meal and a scrumptious gluten-free cupcake...  Read More

San Antonio
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Monte Vista
Kate's Frosting
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Kate's Frosting is a local favorite for the best cupcakes! The flavor varieties are like yummy little daydreams. The Teacher's Pet is an apple cake topped with cinnamon buttercream; the Troublemaker is a chocolate chip and walnut cake with...  Read More

Sweet Karma Cupcakes
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Cupcakes are still all the rage and we know why - Sweet Karma Cupcakes! This delectable little cupcake shop is a locally-owned, family-operated bakery in San Antonio, Texas. They provide quality cupcakes and other sweet treats, all homemade with...  Read More



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Bakery Lorraine
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Bakery Lorraine started out as a hole in the wall on Grayson street. Now at the Pearl Brewery in a much larger, more upscale location, they have earned a reputation as the cafe to go for the most delicious sandwiches and pastries. There is...  Read More

Bird Bakery
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Bird Bakery is like a little bakery heaven. The staff is overwhelmingly friendly, encouraging you to try the wide variety of samples, from carrot cake, salted peanut butter cups, and Mexican chocolate brownies. Make sure to ask which items are...  Read More

5 Points Local
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Owner of the popular and long-standing, The Cove, has opened up a new restaurant called 5 Points Local that nourishes the mind, body and spirit with local clean food and yoga toi boot! What's even better is the entire menu is gluten-free, so you...  Read More


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