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Bridgeport Bakery

Bridgeport Bakery
Bridgeport Bakery

Bridgeport Bakery’s Beloved Bacon Buns Are Back — But It’s Only Doing Online Orders

The bakery's brick-and-mortar location is closed, but the owner is taking online orders for bacon buns, birthday cakes and pastries.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery Hopes To Reopen — But It’s Facing Lawsuit, Financial Troubles

“I just can’t handle a full bakery and litigation at the moment,” said owner Can Lao, who hopes to set up a GoFundMe soon to cover the bakery’s legal expenses.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery Closing Again After A Nearly 50-Year Run And An Ownership Change

The neighborhood bakery will permanently close after its last day Sunday. It's open until then — and you can place orders online for now.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery IS Open For Business, Despite Rumors On Social Media

Two sisters who work the front counter tested positive for coronavirus, but all other employees have since tested negative, the owner said.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery Is Open Again: New Owner Brings Back Old Staff And Recipes, Thrilling Locals

New owner Can Lao planned for a "soft" opening Thursday, but by 6 a.m. he'd sold out of bacon buns. "As soon as I found out I came over," one neighbor said.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery Is Coming Back, And So Are The Paczki And Bacon Buns

The new owner of the bakery, which closed at the end of October after nearly 50 years in business, will be tutored by former owner Ron Pavelka.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Bridgeport Bakery Closing After Nearly 50 Years In The Neighborhood

“He wants to spend some time with his grandkids and it’s been 47 years, it’s about time he retires,” the owner's sister said.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park