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Peters' Bakery

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3108 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA 95127-2990
+1 408-258-3529
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“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
“cupcakes” (2 reviews)
“salmon cakes” (2 reviews)
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06:30 - 18:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
3108 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA 95127-2990
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

If you are lucky during the strawberry season, you can order the strawberry cake at this bakery. However, you can always order their signature almond burnt cake. Their eclair with the same yellow filling from the almond cake is better than the white filling. Be...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This is a well known bakery with a wide array of cakes and pastries . My favorite is the Strawberry Pastry Ring followed closely by Burnt Almond Cake . Would highly recommend a visit something for everyone.

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Wonderful bakery products - pastries, breads, cupcakes, etc. Old fashioned bakery - when you walk in the smell of freshly baked products greets you. Staff is helpful - and all items are fresh. Hard not to take a number of items homes. One of their...More

Thank ibtravelinj
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great breads, pies, fantastic cakes and all manner of baked goods. This is a take it home bakery that has been in the same location for over 30 years.

Thank bbon2ur
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Every visit to this bakery never disappoints. Coffee cake, danishes, etc all always fresh and very delicious. Our favorites are the burnt almond cakes and the pumpkin breads (I believe) only in the fall. These are the family favorites and the cakes are great for...More

Thank wireless_in_CA
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I haven't been there since I lived in San Jose 41 years ago. It is just like I remember. We tried different flavors of individual pastries. We got some to take home. We tried a pineapple coffee cake & it was to die for. Their...More

Thank carlp912
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The cream puffs are amazing! I try to stop there at least twice a month to indulge on this sweet treat.

Thank Dena C
Reviewed 1 September 2016

It seems like every neighborhood has their favorite bakery. And maybe even some of them have fresh goods made from scratch, instead of the typical dreck from the chain doughnut places. But very few neighborhoods in the Bay Area have an Institution like Peter's. Their...More

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I buy my fathers now favorite burnt almond cake from peters every year, the cakes are light and fluffy and the icing is to die for; none of that hard over sugared junk that you get at other bakeries and supermarkets. My husband and I...More

Thank Krista D
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The burnt almond cake is out of this world we get it for every special occasion. I can not say enough good things about this place. Every time someone new try's the burnt almond cake it's all they ever talk about!

Thank Nick S
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06:30 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3108 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA 95127-2990
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-258-3529
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