Fox in the Snow strawberry pastries
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Sweet Satisfaction: 3 Ohio Bakeries You’ll Love

When it comes to places known for beautiful pastries that look (almost) too good to eat, these four sweet spots across the state offer creations you’re sure to enjoy. 

Few things in our food world are as elegant or as attention-grabbing as a beautiful bakery case packed with artfully crafted pastries. Whether your tastes skew sweet or savory, we found four spots across the state that are turning out beautiful creations that bring flavors of Europe to our suburban gathering places and city neighborhoods. 

Fox in the Snow Cafe ham and swiss tarts (photo by Courtney Ryan)
Fox in the Snow Cafe, ColumbusAfter opening in 2014, Lauren Culley and Jeff Excell’s home for great coffee and scratch-made pastries now has three central Ohio locations.
Macaron Tea Room raspberry macaron (photo courtesy of The Macaron Tea Room)
The Macaron Tea Room, Broadview HeightsAlla Yakimiv grew up baking for church events and family functions. Today, she serves a beautiful array of pastries at her suburban Cleveland tearoom.

Le Torte Dolci Liege waffles (photo courtesy of Le Torte Dolci)
Le Torte Dolci, SpringfieldDuring their family’s travels through Europe, Lisa and Dan Freeman gathered inspiration for the selection of beautiful pastries they serve at their downtown shop.