Scratch Baking in downtown Milford has been named a ‘best local bakery’ in the state by FlipKey, a subsidiary of TripAdvisor.

“There is something to be said for charming, local bakeries where irresistible sweet treats tempt passersby from their display cases and the smell of made-from-scratch baked goods greet visitors at the door,” states the FlipKey website. “From fresh fruit tarts, to classic chocolate chip cookies and masterful, layered cakes, your sweet tooth should be satisfied by any of the goodies on the menu when you find a great bakery.”

The site then lists top bakeries in each state.

Scratch Baking’s tag line is “a bake shop, in a small city with a big heart.”

Scratch Baking is located at 58 River Street.

Click here to see the FlipKey list.