The demand for bread, during this lockdown period, remains the same although the supply has been really scarce. In order to cater to that demand, a lot of small bakers as well as big confectioners have risen to the occasion and are supplying freshly made breads and baked items to your doorstep. Here are six you can call.
Breaking Bread: These Bakeries Are Delivering Freshly Baked Bread To Your Doorstep
Flurys, our favourite and the most iconic bakery in the city, is on a drive to support the daily bread needs of people in these times of scarcity. Flury’s has started deliveries of bread, baked goodies and other essential edibles to your residential complexes, while maintaining social distancing and in keeping with all necessary hygiene measures. They also have few outlets open across Kolkata (8 am to 11 am) and you can also call and check if they are delivering near your vicinity.
Kookie Jar, another one of our all-time favourites, has decided to open its Rawdon Street and Hindustan Park outlets from Wednesday but only breads will be on sale as of now. Home delivery will be available to those living within a 5km radius of the two outlets, with a minimum order value of INR 1000. Be sure to place your orders at least 24 hours in advance. Choose from milk bread, sandwich bread, whole-wheat bread, focaccia, buns, masala bread, raisin walnut bread and tomato bread. The phone numbers for placing home-delivery orders are: 8777761014, 7980095646, 7980095649 and 7980095648.
Three-generation old Saldanha's, run by a Goan family out of their own home, is currently on a drive to bake bread and reach it to where it’s needed the most. Only bulk orders are entertained, so you may check with the people in your building complex and place an order accordingly. Also, try and keep the exact change ready to ensure contactless transactions. Call +919831701085 now.
Cake Away, a small bakery in Khiddepore, is only focussing on baking breads as of now. You can get plain breads, French loaf, burger buns and so on. They started by supplying locally but because of an increase in demand, they have extended the service to areas like Picnic Garden, central Kolkata and Thakurpukur. You can order through Zomato.
- Price for two: ₹ 400
Cake And Bake
Cake And Bake started bread delivery from the 11th of April to all residential complexes in Kolkata. They deliver white toast bread, whole wheat bread, garlic bread, burger buns and vanilla muffic packs. You need to place your order two days in advance. They only do bulk deliveries (minimum 50 breads). Get in touch on 9330461495.
Vanilla Bean Bakery
Vanilla Bean Bakery in Kasba too are filling the demand and supply gap by working extra hours making bread. They don’t just supply to homes but to hospitals as well. They have tied up with a delivery group called Kitchen Supplies to reach their freashly baked breads and other bakery essentials to your doorstep. Call them on 9163900888 to place your orders.