Open 8-3 Thurs - Mon (Closed Tues & Weds)

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Recent Press by USA Today

They were 'starved for community.' How this New Orleans bakery kept its neighborhood connected


Bywater Bakery: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Cakes & Coffee in the heart of Bywater, New Orleans!

Nestled at the corner of Dauphine and Independence, c'mon and join us at the Bakery for a rotating selection of delicious handmade food for Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch.


Our Bakery + Restaurant + Cafe also features:

Bywater Restaurant Photo - Breakfast and Brunch Go Cup

Breakfast Joy

Brunch offerings including fresh pastries (like croissants and muffins), delicious hot or iced Coast Roast coffee, and a variety of Go-Cups from Bacon & Egg to Shrimp & Grits to Yogurt, Granola & fruit and more!

Lunch Sandwiches Salads Quiche Soups + at our Bywater Restaurant

Lunch Happiness

So many options, so little time!  From Sandwiches and Soups to Hand Pies, Quiches & Salads to Ya-Ka-Mein - we're always debuting new items.

Cakes  King, Chantilly, Coconut Cream, Chocolate

Cake Love

Chaya invented the Chantilly Cake, and we feature a number of different varieties!  Not to mention many other cakes of different types.  Chocolate Doberge anyone?  King Cake is also a specialty of ours... ;)

We Wedding

& Specialty Cakes

Choose from 11 Signature Cakes or Build Your Dream Cake!

Fridays are


Bagels, Bagel Sandwiches, Schmears, Lox plates, Muffalettas, you name it!

8am - 3pm


About Our Bakery

Established in 2017, our bakery + restaurant + cafe is:





Simple food made with love!

Recent Press
An introduction to King Cakes

video compliments of fox 8

Bywater Bakery 5th Annual
King's Day King Cake Kick-Off 

- Originally aired: January 6th, 2021 @ 7pm cst. -