Food & Culture
The Best Croissants in Seattle
We ate many, many croissants in our research to find the city’s best bakeries—these are our favorites
By Naomi Tomky November 2, 2018
1. Cafe Besalu
Ballard, 5909 24th Ave. NW; 206.789.1463
Big butter flavor.
Ultracrispy, twice-baked ham and cheese. Photograph by Semillon Bakery
Smoked paprika and cheddar make this croissant pop. Photograph by Alex Crook
Red-lacquered croissant hugging strawberry cream. Photograph by Brooke Shary
“Everything” croissant (like the bagel) with spice mix on top and a schmear of cream cheese within. Photograph by Standard Bakery
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