Rustica Bakery

3220 W. Lake St.
Minneapolis, MN 55416
Best Of
Rustica Bakery +

Rachelle Carlson


  • Mon-Fri 6:30am-8pm, Sat-Sun 7am-8pm
  • $
  • Takeout
  • Snack Food
  • No Alcohol
  • Parking Lot Available, Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Best known for its amazing breads and pastries, Rustica Bakery is also home to the world's greatest bittersweet chocolate cookie, an intense confection that tastes like an entire chocolate cake.

Related Stories (4)

  • 5 ways to celebrate National Gingerbread Day
    Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 11:14 a.m. by Katy Meeks

    There seems to be some confusion over when National Gingerbread Day actually takes place -- today, November 21 or in the summer, on June 5. Some gingerbread-loving fools say the holiday is observed twice a year, on both days. Since ...

  • Top 5 hot chocolates to get you through a frigid week
    Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:13 a.m. by Katy Meeks

    Long gone are the days when hot cocoa was simply a way to pacify a sugar-deprived child on a frigid winter day. The hot refreshment has graduated to adulthood, and it's now easy to find hot chocolate in so many varieties that practi...

  • Rustica makes list of best baguettes in America
    Monday, April 30, 2012 at 12:12 p.m. by Emily Weiss

    Bon Appetit recently published a list of the 10 Best Baguettes in America to coincide with its "Insider's Guide to Paris" issue. Two Midwest bakeries made the cut: One was Floriole Cafe and Bakery in Chicago, the other was the Minne...

  • Rustica's Bittersweet Chocolate Cookie: 100 Favorite Dishes
    Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 11:10 a.m. by Rachel Hutton

    As a countdown to the Best of the Twin Cities 2010, coming this spring, The Hot Dish is serving up a hundred of our favorite local dishes. Send your own nominations to [email protected]..


View All

More Bakery Restaurants in Golden Valley

  • Yum
    Best Of

    You are setting up big expectations with a name like Yum, but the restaurant and bakery deliver t...

View All

More Bakery Restaurants in Minneapolis & St. Paul


All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >