In The Community
2023 Sep 22
Featured on NBC LA video segment: Meet the 4th generation baker serving up Chinese mooncakes for 40 years
2023 Sep 18
Sky Link TV
YouTube video on Mooncakes for Mid-Autumn Festival in Chinatown SF.
Amber Lee KTVU Video
AA Bakery featured on KTVU: 'Amber Lee's Chinatown' Part 4: Far East & AA Bakery
2019 May 15
Chinese Newcomers Service Center
Chinese Newcomers Service Center video on Henry Chen.
2013 Sep 13
Mooncake Madness, AP
Henry Chen featured in USA Today / AP video on the Autumn Moon Cake Festival.
2023 Oct 27
AA Bakery participates in SF Night Market on Grant Ave.
2023 Jan 20
"At AA Bakery, there were long lines to the counter. Owner Henry Chan proudly displays freshly-made new year cake which is in high demand. It's among the specialty sweets made and sold only during the week leading up to new year day."
2023 May 10
"The draw at AA Bakery and Cafe is the sheer variety—the large cases are stocked with so many colorful cakes, savory breads, and cream-filled pastries. From buns to cookies to tarts, this shop makes it all. "
2023 Sep 27
"For Henry Chen, the owner of AA Bakery in Chinatown, dried orange peel—or chenpi, in Chinese—is more than just a Chinese medicine or cooking ingredient. It’s something that makes him proud of his hometown."
2021 Feb 18
Even during COVID-19, there’s a line going out the door on weekends at AA Cafe & Bakery, as Chinese New Year celebrants wait for their sticky steam cakes, egg tarts, and sesame bowls, all made from scratch with specialized types of flour.
Featured in Spotlight Chinatown: "AA BAKERY is where you can choose from a variety of Chinese and Western pastries and cakes, eat Hong Kong-style comfort food and order an elaborate custom cake."
2019 Feb 24
Emma Marie Chang
"It’s a bustling place where seniors, families, and tourists alike enjoy a hearty meal or grab pastries to go. Owners Henry and Colleen Chen specialize in flaky buttery puffed pastries filled with a curry meat or cha siu barbeque pork filling..."
Best of SF Chinatown
AA Bakery was featured in the Best of SF Chinatown Shopping Guide.
2022 Oct 23
Featured in SF Gate: "Featured $10 lunch: The Chinatown bakery is offering a deal that includes a BBQ pork bun along with three desserts and milk tea."
2015 Sep 02
Featured in Thrillist: "San Francisco’s 11 Best Pork Buns You Won’t Find at Dim Sum Spots"
2023 Sep 23
Mentioned in SF Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival.
2023 Jan 17
Featured in article: "Modern Guide to San Francisco's Chinatown: Elevated Eats, Dim Sum + Dives."