We care for our readers and therefore, came up with this list of Best Bakeries in Delhi that can satisfy your sugar cravings. Let us know if we have missed out your favorite sweet paradise.
There are vegetarians, non vegetarians and then there are also people who are dessertarians. Ask a dessertarian for a slice of his cake and he ain’t giving you one. Also, remember Homer Simpson and his love for “mmm…doughnuts” a true dessertarian who did not mind trading his soul with Lucifer for doughnuts in return.
1. DEFENCE BAKERY
Established in early 1960’s and presently being run by the third generation, this is another old birdie that is still soaring high among the younger ones. They have covered everything on their menu from the good old Pineapple Pastries to Tiramisu, Donuts, Croissants, fresh Fruit Tarts and a lot more.
MYP Recommends : Tiramisu, Donuts & Tarts
Life is AWESOME with a cheesecake and this bakery understands this phenomenon pretty well. Whipped is a heaven not just for Delhi’s cheesecake lovers but also for anybody who loves to feed their soul with sweet and baked treats.
MYP Recommends : Red Velvet Cheesecake, Mixed Berry Cheesecake & Fresh Fruit Gateau
3. THE BIG CHILL CAKERY
It is the sweet little child of Big Chill franchise which is famous for its nectarous cakes, pastries and shakes. Raspberry Cheesecake Chocolate Brownie, Mississippi Mud Pie, Classic New York Cheesecake are few of our favourites from their menu.
MYP Recommends : Mississippi Mud Pie, Classic New York Cheesecake & Raspberry Cheesecake Chocolate Brownie
The saying that old is gold is perfect to describe one of the oldest bakery in the capital. Designed in 1926, Wenger’s has witnessed the evolution of Connaught Place. Wenger’s has really come a long way from serving margarine pastries, plain sponge cake and breads to the British clientele before independence to now offering a huge variety of exotic Cakes, Pastries, Macarons, Puffs and a lot more.
MYP Recommends : Chicken Patty, Blueberry Waffles, Mocha Pastry, Keema Patty
It has been around for decades and their baked goodies can give tough competition to what is being sold under the dazzling panoply of the new entrants in the market. Their Chocolate Truffle Cake, Veg and Non-Veg Patties, Chocolate Mousse, Walnut Pie are few of our favourites from their menu.
MYP Recommends : Chocolate Truffle Cake, Fruit Cake, Chocolate Tart, Chocolate Truffle Pastry
A bakery with a touch of englishness that can sweep you off your feat with its exquisite range of desserts, breads, organic teas and French-pressed coffee. The best part is that you can have your own high tea party while perching on the and devour Scones, Sandwiches, Teacakes, and much more.
MYP Recommends : Banoffee Pie, Carrot Cake, Tiramisu, Bluebrry Cheesecake
If you heart French desserts then this patisserie cum Salon de Thé must be on your to-visit list. The winner of several prestigious awards L’Opera has aced the baking game. They serve classic french desserts like Paris Brest, Green tea yogurt Mousse, Blueberry Cheesecake Croissant, Walnut and Cranberry Wreath.
MYP Recommends: Apple Tart, Walnut & Cranberry Wreath, Blueberry Cheesecake
8. THE BOMBAYKERY
This Gurgaon based bakery offers bite-sized desserts that are mini bombs which cause an explosion of flavours in your mouth. Sweetmeats like Kala Khatta Cheesecake, Raspberry Cheesecake, Tender Coconut Cake, Nutella Sea Salt Cookies are always on our list while ordering from this place.
MYP Recommends : Nutella Cupcake, Raspberry Menu, Banoffee Pie, Chocolate Mousse
9. BREAD AND MORE
A bake shop that has been in the business for many years now and that keeps on revamping itself according to the new taste and needs of its clientele. Famous for not just its variety of fresh baked breads but also delights like Quiche, Mini Ham and Cheese Croissant, Napoleon pastry, Chocolate Oreo cheesecake, Chocolate Truffle Cake and a lot more.
MYP Recommends : Cheese Croissant, Napoleon pastry, Chocolate Oreo cheesecake, Chocolate Truffle Cake
Another Gurgaon based bakery that has made place in everyone’s heart and stomach with its baked and non- baked items. Regulars at Binge love binging on their Red Velvet Cake, Tiramisu, Crunchy Nutty Salad, Lamb Burger, among a few.
MYP Recommends: Red Velvet Cake, Tiramisu
What’s your favorite Bakery in Delhi? Let us know in the comments below.
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Written by: Kanwal Chandhok