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Our History

Heitzman Traditional Bakery and Deli is proud of our rich 120 year history

Charles Heitzman

Charles Heitzman - Founder

Heitzman Traditional Bakery & Deli has been in the Louisville metro area for 120 years. Back in 1891 Jacob Heitzman started the long history of baking and decorating cakes. In 1924 Charles Heitzman continued the baking tradition and created the famous “Butter Kuchen” and “Strawberry Whip Cream Cake”. Charles’ expertise was decorating specialty, and award winning wedding cakes. In 1954 the late Mary Agnes Heitzman and Paul Osting Sr. expanded the variety of offerings and started the catering division. The history of Heitzman Bakery is a legend in Louisville and we continue to serve families and businesses alike!

Currently, the 9426 Shelbyville Road location produces donuts, danish, kuchens, muffins, hot breakfast sandwiches and you can even visit for lunch! We encourage you to dine in or take out for dinner. Everything in the bakery and in our kitchen is produced with good quality ingredients and is made seven days a week.

Company and gourmet trays are available for morning or afternoon deliveries. Let us Cater your next event everything delivered to your front door, with sandwiches, pastas, fresh fruit, ” hot” casseroles, vegetables and don’t forget the dessert tray with assorted cookies and homemade bars

Come visit us and dine in or carry out. From donuts to specialty “wedding cakes” we are here to serve you and your family and friends. For the Holidays let us cook your meal and serve your family. Turkey, dressing, green beans, sweet potatoes, fluffy dinner rolls and yummy pumpkin pie. LET US BE YOUR BAKER AND CHEF!