Allan’s Bakery, a third-generation family-owned and operated bakery in Prospect Lefferts Garden, has served Brooklyn for over 60 years. Best known for its currant rolls, beef and saltfish patties, and other sweet confections, the bakery continues to spread Caribbean culture throughout the community.

Christian Smith, the grandson of Allan and Gloria Smith who founded the bakery, told Brooklyn Paper that his grandparents immigrated to the U.S. in the early ’50s to find work.

Photo by Reyna Iwamoto Allan’s Bakery, a third-generation family-owned and operated bakery in Prospect Lefferts Garden, has served Brooklyn for over 60 years. Best known for its currant rolls, beef and saltfish patties, and other sweet confections, the bakery continues to spread Caribbean culture throughout the community.

Christian Smith, the […]

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