This Cuban bakery thrives on traditional recipes. This Cuban bakery thrives on traditional recipes. Pinecrest Bakery is a beloved South Florida bakery that holds a restaurant and a central production facility. Founder, Efrain Valdes Jr, opened the bakery back in 2012. The bakery offers more than 150 famous Cuban delights such as croquetas, guava, and cheese pastelitos to sandwiches like the medianoche.