Famous for award-winning local produce, The Suffolk Coast is fast becoming a hot-spot for the foodie.
And our bakeries are second to none! We've put together our pick of the best, so when you're next on The Suffolk Coast, be sure to plan a stop at one (or all!) of them...
1. Two Magpies Bakery - Southwold
2015 winners at The Worlds Bread Awards (for their Raisin and Rosemary Sourdough and Ciabatta) Two Magpies Bakery are a must visit on any trip to the seaside town of Southwold. All food is baked in-house every morning, from the fresh croissants and sourdough toast with homemade jam first thing, to the filled Focaccias, sausage rolls and famous Magpie Melts at lunch, plus sweets treats including delicious cakes, and sourdough pizza.
Where: Two Magpies Bakery, 88 High Street, Southwold, Suffolk IP18 6DP
Opening times: Every day (except Tuesday) 8am - 4pm, Saturdays 8am - 8.30pm, Sundays 9am - 4pm, bank holidays 8.30am - 4.30pm
2. The Cake Shop Bakery - Woodbridge
A family run business baking bread and cakes since 1946, The Cake Shop Bakery in the historic town of Woodbridge serves a huge range of breads, freshly baked every morning, plus a delectable range of beautiful cakes. Using the best local ingredients, their award-winning bakers have made cakes for Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Chelsea Flower Show, Harrods, Selfridges plus many more!
Where: The Cake Shop Bakery, 19 The Thoroughfare, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1AA
Opening times: Monday to Friday 7am - 4.30pm, Saturdays 7am - 3.30pm
3. South Kiosk at Martello Park - Felixstowe
Just a stone's throw from Felixstowe Beach, South Kiosk at Martello Park is known as a 'great little find' on TripAdvisor, serving home made baked goods and cake, organic juices, fruit smoothies and ice cream.
Make sure you sample the delicious sausage rolls and delectable cakes including lime and coconut, coffee and walnut, toffee apple, chocolate ganache and Bakewell tarts. You'll also get a free children's ice cream with every food purchase, and your 4-legged friends can enjoy a treat too with their own doggy ice cream with gravy bone!
Where: South Kiosk at Martello Park, South Seashore, Felixstowe, Suffolk IP11 2EN
Opening times: Check out their Facebook page for opening times
4. Pump Street Bakery - Orford
Winner of the Best Food Producer 2012 at the BBC Food Awards, Pump Street Bakery not only sell their breads, cakes, pastries and chocolate from their Orford bakery, but are stocked in many cafes and restaurants across Suffolk.
You can book a tour of the chocolate room, whilst also enjoying artisan tea and coffee. Be sure to grab one of their hot chocolate jars to take home too!
Where: Pump Street Bakery, 1 Pump Street, Orford, Suffolk IP12 1LZ
Opening times: Mondays and Tuesdays - Closed, Wednesday - Fridays 9am - 4pm, Saturdays 9am - 4pm, Sundays 10am - 4pm