One of our goals for Best-Ever-Cookie-Collection is to establish a world-wide collection of The Best cookie bakeries!
The world is huge and as much as we'd love to spend our time traveling to the far corners in search of the best of the best cookie bakeries, there is simply not enough time.
That's where you come in!
Surely you've stumbled on a delectable cookie bakery during one of your vacations or even re-discovered a long-forgotten treasure right in your hometown.
Either way, you've found something special that you want to share with the world, so that the next time we're visiting, we can stop off and enjoy a freshly made cookie too.
Quest for the Best Chocolate Chip Cookie
In 2008, ForbesTraveler.com posted an article in which it named 11 bakeries in America which may produce the Best Chocolate Chip Cookie. Have you ever visited any of these bakeries and tasted their chocolate chip cookies?
- Firehook Bakery, Washington, DC
If you're in the D.C. area, don't miss these made-from-scratch chocolate chip cookies at Firehook, which has been serving up perfectly chewy, heaven-sent chocolate chip cookies since 1992.
- Levain Bakery, New York, NY
Weighing in at six ounces each, Levain's elephantine chocolate chip cookies are gooey, delicious and perfect for sharing.
- Macrina Bakery, Seattle, Washington
Organic and natural ingredients are used whenever possible, and "Olivia's Chocolate Chip Cookies" stay close to the original chocolate chip recipe for a quintessential American treat.
- Marnee's Cookies, Bath, Maine
Marnee's cookies somehow manage to be both chewy and crunchy at once, and are well deserving of their name, "Nirvana".
- Pearl Bakery, Portland, Oregon
Notable among Pearl's offerings are the buttery handcrafted chocolate chunk cookies made fresh every morning made with locally produced butter and dairy products and flour grown on sustainable wheat farms in Washington.
- Rene's Bakery, Indianapolis, Indiana
This must-try Broad Ripple institution was established by chef and owner A. Rene Trevino in March 2004 and has since developed a cult-like following for her mouthwateringly delicious chocolate chip cookies, made with walnuts.
- Rosie's Bakery, Boston, MA
These hand-made cookies are packed with high quality ingredients including decadently rich chocolate, creamery butter, and unbleached flour, and no chemicals or preservatives are used to guarantee a fresh cookie-indulging experience.
- Sweet Adeline Bake Shop, Berkely, California
Sweet Adeline's has a reputation for devour-worthy chocolate chip cookies made in small batches and the oatmeal chocolate chip version will satisfy those with a craving for a denser treat.
- Tartine Bakery, San Francisco, California
The mouthwatering chocolate chip cookies from Tartine Bakery are made with high-quality, fresh, local ingredients including—oatmeal and walnuts—at this prized bakery in San Francisco's Mission District—chocolate chip cookies that stand out above the rest.
- Tates Bake Shop, Southhampton, NY
On the crispy front, Tate's Bake Shop reigns with insanely buttery, wafer-thin chocolate chip cookies.
- Tom's Mom's Cookies, Harbor Springs, Michigan
These irresistible cookies are stuffed with pieces of hand-cut semi-sweet chocolate and are terrifically the most popular variety they sell.
Or do you think you have found the best Cookie Bakery?
What's Your Favorite Cookie Bakery?
With cookies, sometimes simpler is better and fresh-baked almost always beats out pre-packaged or store bought.
Have a favorite Cookie Bakery that you discovered on vacation or perhaps your favorite cookie maker is right in your hometown?
Your Favorite Cookie Bakeries
Click on the links below to read about other visitors' favorite Cookie Bakeries.
Famous Amos, Singapore
I can smell the cookies baking at their stores from far. The strong smell attracted me to work near them. The chocolate chips cookies and macadamia cookies …
Cookies with Altitude, Leadville Colorado
A Rocky Mountain Cookie High!!! Cookies with Altitude has a cookie for anyone's taste. From the sweet tooth (snapper doodles), chocolate lovers (dark …
Alia's Coffeehouse and Bakery Not rated yet
Alia's Coffeehouse and Bakery in Downtown Boise Idaho. The very best chocolate chip cookie I have ever tasted and they are huge!!
Collegeville Italian Bakery & Market, in Collegeville, PA Not rated yet
We came across this bakery while driving around. And my hubby mentioned. I bet they have the best Italian Bread & lunch meats, sandwiches, hoagies & tomato …
The Market Grill, Monrovia, CA Not rated yet
They make the most awesome Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies.....sweet salty savory all in one. This cookies is must try for someone who has never …
Little Nibbles Not rated yet
You can order online or find it at the La Jolla Farmer's market. Try the Ogre's favorite:p) Amazing!!!
4711 N. 7th Street
Phoenix, Arizona Not rated yet
I love Urban Cookies in Phoenix. They are gourmet, organic, and most importantly - delicious! I love the "urban cookie", with dark chocolate chunks, …