Welcome to Miss Zumstein's Bakery and Coffee Shop

Come visit us...we believe ‘Sweets Make Life Sweeter’

Proudly Serving

5027 NE 42nd Ave. Portland, Oregon 97218 971.279.2746


Monday - Wednesday 7:00am-4:00pm | Thursday & Friday 7:00am-5:00pm | Saturday 8:00am-5:00pm | Sunday 8:00am-5:00pm

Order Sweets for the holiday or special event!

Sweets Make Life Sweeter!

To place an order call the shop!

For inquiries send us an email

Having a special event?

Select from cakes, desserts or cookies »

Wedding Cakes

For such a special day, the possibilities are endless!
Photo Credit: Boris Zharkov


Classic Layer Cakes

Chocolate Buttermilk
Dark cocoa and Extracto coffee in this cake make it a favorite –layered with your choice of rich chocolate frosting, bittersweet ganache or light chocolate buttercream
Banana Cream Cake
Banana butter cake layered with freshly sliced bananas, brown sugar pastry cream and frosted with whipped cream-toasted walnuts optional
Auntie’s Carrot Cake
A cinnamon spice cake iced with rich cream cheese frosting
Coconut Cake
A bite of this and you’re on a tropical vacation! Layered with coconut pastry cream, whipped cream and iced with Swiss meringue buttercream covered with toasted coconut
Classic Vanilla
A pure vanilla buttercake delicious with preserves or seasonal fruit
Old Fashion Yellow Cake
Happy Birthday to you… with Rich Chocolate Frosting
Lemon Poppy seed
Layered with perky lemon curd filling …iced with Swiss meringue buttercream
Hazelnut Sponge Cake
A light airy cake layered with seasonal berries or fruit, pastry cream and iced with whipped cream or buttercream

A few more varieties:

To place an order call the shop. . .for inquiries send us an email »

Portland Bride & Groom  Loves Us! Luxe Bridal Event

Wedding Cakes

Space Available for Special Event for Small Groups

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Having a special event?

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has been serving the Portland area since 2007, producing highest- quality seasonal cakes, cookies and desserts using classic American recipes, often with a twist.

Sole proprietor Anja Spence is a Portland native who has been baking professionally for nearly two decades, with experience as a pastry chef at Genoa, Castagna and several other great local institutions, and a strong interest in American culinary history and traditional food ways. These experiences influence her daily craft. Spence believes in practice, practice, practice and has refined her style over the years with the philosophy of honoring classic and traditional recipes while employing sensibilities of staying local, seasonal and sustainable. She also loves butter.

The Miss ‘Z’ team is what makes our kitchen and front counter hum along…come and say ‘hello’ –we would love to see you!


Miss Z's Team
Anja Spence Photo Credit:Aaron Marineau

Contact Miss Zumstein

Email: info@misszumstein.com

Featured in:

Bride and Groom

Spring 2013
Winter 2013
Spring 2014
Summer - Fall 2011
Spring issue 2010

Summer/Fall 2007 Issue

Oregon Bride Magazine

Spring/ Summer 2009

Miss Zumstein was voted Best Custom Wedding Cakes of 2006 by Oregon Bride Magazine

Featured in:

Give Portland

Local Artisan Gift Baskets
Featured artisan
November 2010

Under the table with Jen

Jen blogs about her search for the perfect pie. While on her quest, who should she run into but our own Miss Zumstein.

Portland Picks

took notice of Miss Z's Cookie of the Month Club...makes a great gift!

In the Newspaper:

The Oregonian

Best Eats - Desserts Miss Zumstein cited as the maker of the "Best Seasonal Pie" featured at Half & Half.

Portland Tribune

Entree 2008 Dining Guide
Miss Zumstein received a lovely mention in a write up about her friends at Cava.

El Rey

In-House Hot Sauce