Morningside’s Bakery Pick: La Toulousaine is the first original French Boulangerie to launch in the Morningside Heights area and is famous in the neighborhood for its fresh pastries and delicious breads. The French bakery sells indulgent treats such as croissaints, macarons, tartes, and cakes. Jean-François Gatorze and his wife Nora Salazar opened La Toulousaine in January 2012. Jean-François is a French Pastry Chef who was raised in a Bakers Family in the region of Toulouse (South of France). He came to New York to continue the original french pâtissier methods of his father and grandfather. After working in several Bakeries, he decided to open his own business in 2012.
942 Amsterdam Ave (btwn 106th and 107th Streets)
New York, NY 10025