Bakery and Sweets
Le Petit Souffle, a French-Japanese dessert haven by Chef Miko Aspiras might be your next go-to place every time you’ll crave for something sugary and savory. ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES in Le Petit Souffle Located on the 3rd floor of Century City Mall in Makati, Le Petit Souffle offers unique and beautifully served food you’ll love. Fans of sweets will have to celebrate as they serve the best desserts in town! Valrhona Grand Crus (P375) The interior will make you want to stay a little more for some photo op after finishing your food. From the chairs, couches and tables to its walls and ceiling – everything inside this restaurant is […]
Bread isn’t exactly a staple on the Filipino table with the exception of the pan de sal or the ever-popular loaf of bread which we call “tasty bread”. There are lots of bakeries within Makati, but one bakery in particular is becoming the talk of the town: Staple and Perk Bakery. Staple and Perk Bakery is both a bakery and a café. College friends Kathryn Wong, Aldrin Lim, and Bryan Ahn had an idea in 2014 to put up a resto-café based on Aldrin’s commissary business. 2 years on and they’re still among Pasong Tamo’s most popular cafés, with breads baked fresh every day. The restaurant itself is […]
Cream puffs may seem like simple desserts… and technically they are. They’re not too difficult to make. Most people prefer to stick to the standard cream puff formula, but a Filipino-Japanese couple went beyond the usual and came up with Happy Cream Puff. The Classic cream puff. Always a treat. Happy Cream Puff was born out of the cream-puff loving minds of Mr. Haruo and Mrs. Cecilia Yamagishi back in 2006. Freshness is the name of the game for Happy Cream Puff. A LARGE BOX OF GOODNESS. Their large box of Assorted Petit Puff goes for P280. They make sure they only use the freshest ingredients, […]
Taste sandwiches from all over the world. Bread & Botany is a sandwich place found in BF Homes, Parañaque. It’s particularly a snack place, as it serves varieties of snacks loved from different parts of the world. Aside from bread, the restaurant also serves finger food such as chicken, chips, and burgers. It’s not your regular fast food chain as these dishes that they make are made tastier and healthier with every bite. Also, all their dishes are carefully-prepared and freshly-served so it’s really worth the wait. Love healthy? Don’t you worry as they serve healthy food you will surely love to try out once you order. […]
Kumori Japanese Bakery has been known to dish out some of the best cheesecakes in the Metro. People line up for these tasty treats, yet some of them have always wanted to just sit down and enjoy their cheesecakes (along with their other cakes and pastries). And thus, Café Kumori was born. FROM BAKERY TO CAFÉ. Café Kumori Kumori’s first café promised to be a hit, and as of today, it still is. People are still raving about it on social media, and it’s not hard to figure out why. Their cheesecakes are still good, regardless if you go for the original or their chocolate-flavoured variety. CHEESECAKES, […]
SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM. Check out other interesting flavors they serve. Photo from Mr. Diggins Facebook page It’s not yet summer but the scorching heat in the metro already feels like it. What better way to beat this heat than to devour on a delicious ice cream? Mr. Diggins is one new place in the metro that serves this delectable delight and more. Found in Manila’s newest food parks called Box Park, Mr. Diggins is the stall you should go to if you want an ice cream fix. Its cute stall makes it stand out as it has that interesting Instagram-worthy features foodies will surely love. INSTAGRAM WORTHY. Check out […]
(UPDATE: This restaurant is closed.) Rumors have been circulating that Passion by Gerard Dubois will soon have a shop in Manila! Passion by Gerard Dubois offers pastries, Danish, bread and confectionaries. Passion, together with La Rose Noir also owned by Gerard Dubois, is rumoured to open sometime between the third week of January and first week of February. Passion currently has 5 shops across Hong Kong and China, all supplied by La Rose Noir who has three factories, with one located in Clark, Pampanga, Philippines. The La Rose Noir factory in Pampanga produces products for both Passion in Hong Kong and China and soon, in the Philippines. Earl Grey and […]
UPDATED: This restaurant is CLOSED as of January 15, 2019. This 2016, why don’t you try indulging on something unusual? As a good start, check out Kiwi Bread and Pastry in Baguio which offers delectable kiwi delights. KIWI GOODNESS. Try the Bright green-colored Kiwi cake for only P100 and taste a fruity delight. If you’ve never tasted a Kiwi in your lifetime, now’s the perfect time to do so. Here at Kiwi’s Bread and Pastry Shop, the owner who is from New Zealand, uses kiwi fruit in their breads and cakes. The pastries being served at the shop are all freshly baked every morning, and these are surely preservatives-free. This pastry […]
If you like charming restaurants, Everything Nice should be on top of your list. SUGAR, SPICE, AND EVRYTHING NICE. Check out this lovely cake shop and cafe in Camp John Hay in Baguio. This stylish and healthy restaurant called ”Everything Nice” has really proven that they have everything nice to offer to its customers. Although it is known to be a cake shop and café, it also serves rice meals which you can try for a very reasonable price. Found at a nook in Camp John Hay, Everything Nice is the place to be if you want a relaxed dining experience. Its interiors are bright and refreshing, perfect for […]
Classic artisan method meets state of the art baking machines — Boulangerie22 is a fusion of traditional principles with a modern twist, bringing forth melts-in-your-mouth bread and pastries, with a commissary that’s first of its kind here in the Philippines. White Chocolate Christmas Forest (P699) Set to open in four key areas in the metro, Boulangerie 22 is here to spoil you with mouthwatering croissants, crispy baguettes, and decadent cakes ̶ all, which are made fresh daily by a group of dedicated bakers, making their masterpieces from scratch. The passion poured into each recipe is enough for anyone to surrender to these savory treats. Open up your senses and let […]
Hola, señoritos y señoritas! Make your break times delightful with Don’s Churros in your hand! Caption: CHOMP ON CHURROS. Handy packaging. Delicious fillings. Don’s Original Spanish Churros is just one of the few stalls that can give you yummy sweet bites, perfect for good to go snacks. Caption: DON’S CHURROS. Don’s Churros stall in Solenad, Sta. Rosa, Laguna. The owner is a lover of Spanish restaurants which is why he decided to come up with a kiosk that sells his favourite Spanish snack – churros! Don’s makes eating churros convenient through its thoughtful packaging. Choose from among their 4 variants of dips. You can have Chocolate, Dulce de Leche, Strawberry, […]
Craving for desserts? Check out this town-favorite pastry shop located at Solenad 2 in Sta. Rosa Laguna and delight in their delectable pastries, perfect for your quick snack fix. PASTRY HEAVEN. Aroma and flavors to fall for. Purple Oven is a dainty white shop where you can find freshly-baked homemade breads and other pastry goodies. Every morning, there is a long queue of customers here all wanting to start their day right with the bakeshop’s warm and tasty bread that’s perfect for breakfast. Purple Oven also offers a lot of tasty delicacies you can try like their Spanish Chorizo and Sausage Turnovers that are great for snacks to go. You can get […]
Tradition and Legacy of French Bread Artistry Water, Leaven, Salt, Flour & A lot of Passion! – These five are the key ingredients in bringing you the taste of European pastry all the way to the Philippines and all over the world. Over the years, Eric Kayser has gained the reputation of producing the finest quality of bread driven by his unwavering commitment in enhancing the flavor and prolong the shelf life of his products. Currently operating in Greenhills Promenade in San Juan, the café has been a spot for revisiting Europe through its breads and pastries. A look inside the café. Eric Kayser in Greenhills Promenade San Juan Eric […]
Fun ice cream that tastes really cool, no wonder kids love them. Kool Kids makes ice cream frozen in seconds using liquid nitrogen. Enjoy a wide variety of ice cream desserts, like the warm doughnuts ice cream sandwich FroDough. Other bestsellers are their Black Forest Churro Buns and their Frozen S’Mores which are homemade marshmallows with a vanilla ice cream and chocolate center.
Treat yourself with Uncle Tetsu’s world-famous Japanese cheesecakes. Their specialty cheesecakes have soft and moist texture and come in a variety of delightful flavors. A whole cake is priced at P299. You may also their new product the Pastry Puff that recently came out. Handmade using the finest and freshest ingredients, each piece will make you ask for more. Visit their branches at SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, and SM North Edsa.
Have a taste of heaven in your mouth with Hattendo from Japan. These excellent fluffy, pillowy cream buns with melting smooth texture have reached the Philippines and have been delighting Filipinos with its branches in SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall Mega Fashion Hall, and Power Plant Mall at Baker’s Dozen Rockwell Center. These sweet treats with melt-in-your-mouth goodness come from Hiroshima, from the dough and cream to the wrapping, each item is handmade and delivered straight to the shop. Choose from among its seven flavors including custard and whipped cream.
Enjoy a world-class ice cream experience with Baskin-Robbins as the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops brings Filipinos its famous signature offerings. Baskin-Robbins flavors are worth raving about since each tastes like a sweet adventure anyone can enjoy. Never miss a time to get a scoop as the global brand also offers seasonal flavors that you don’t want to miss. For one, the delightful Caramel Turtle Truffle is a definite sweet satisfaction. Aside from their signature ice cream selections, Baskin-Robbins offers some equally awesome refreshments like Milkshakes and Coffee-based beverages. You can also celebrate with or without an occasion each time you get yourself one of their heavenly […]
As December approaches and the weather starts to become chilly, comes the perfect time for a ‘snuggle’ like what we do with the soft furry head of a bunny, whether a pet or a stuffed toy. This warm, cute, and comforting feeling is what inspired the theme for the Bunny Baker Café and Cake Studio at One Hemady Square. THE LOVEBUNNY. The cupcake that started it all. The cutesy café started with the idea of Aila Yonzon, a Bunny Boss in the making, when she first whipped up the Lovebunny cupcake. From there stemmed the creative picture of a café enamored with the words “cute”, “rabbit” and “good food”. A […]
A Dainty Cupcakery Serving Good Comfort Food It’s not always that you find a cupcake shop with interiors as interesting as Vanilla Cupcakes which echoes themed cupcake shops and bakeries usually found in Tokyo and Seoul. As one of the earliest cupcake shops to hit the Philippines, Vanilla Cupcake is known for its delectable, dainty looking cupcakes—but did you know that Vanilla Cupcakes also serve warm comforting meals that is the perfect fare while you catch up with your friends? Have your fill in any of the filling budget meals by Vanilla Cupcake Bakery Creamy Zesty Chicken Pesto Pasta and Healthy Tuna Cheese Melt Sandwich – only PHP249 After you […]
Nono's by Classic Confections offers a wide array of cakes and sweets, among which are the award-winning Nono's Chocolate Oblivion and Sylvia's Strawberry Shortcake, which are both named after Chef Baba's parents. Chef Baba Ibazeta Benedicto is at the helm of these confections, which are perfect for all occasions. Even though Classic Confections at Greenbelt 5 has permanently closed, there is nothing to worry about as Classic Confections menu is still served inside Nono's: Comfort Food Done Right located at UP Town Center in Quezon City, The Podium in Mandaluyong, and Three Central in Makati.