Sweeth tooth acting up while you're stuck at home? Don't worry because a few bakeries and cafes have stayed open so you can still satisfy your hunger for delectable desserts. Most of them even offer cakes for birthday celebrants ringing in their special day while in quarantine.
Below, check out our list of 10 dessert bakeries and cafes in Manila still open for delivery.
1. Le Sucre Lab
Though all of Le Sucre Lab's mall branches are closed during this period, they've kept their Tejeron branch in Sta. Ana, Manila open for pickup via Grab and Lalamove. Read through their post below for the full available menu, including their signature Chocolate Dreamcake. The same post also lists down the proper procedure for putting in your order.
Note that you can't book through the GrabFood app but must instead choose the Grab Assistant and place your order through your rider.
2. Cara Mia Cakes & Gelato
Cara Mia currently operates through a limited modified menu. Thankfully this still includes a list of sumptuous cakes to choose from, including their Midnight Dream cake, Pistaccio Cioccolato, S’more cake, and their Sea Salted Honey Crunch. Among their branches open for delivery are Cara Mia Don Bosco, Tomas Morato, Green Hills, SM North EDSA, and Eastwood.
To place your order you may call their hotline at 8822-1111.
*All Cara Mia stores are closed every Monday.
3. Conti’s Bakeshop and Restaurant
Several Conti's stores remain open, namely their Katipunan, Kitchen Hub, Blue Bay Walk, SM North Edsa, Vista Land, BF Homes Paranaque, and SM Bacoor branches. While they can also prepare full meals for a decadent lunch or dinner, if it's their cakes you want you may call their hotline at 8580 8888 or directly contact the store near you.
Available flavors include their Blueberry Cheescake, Chocolate Obession, Choco Overload, and Mango Bravo. They also have a selection of cookies, pies, and other desserts like leche flan and buko pandan. Take note, though, that cakes aren’t available for order in their online store.
Click here for a list of each store’s contact info.
If you live around BGC you're in luck because it's the only Wildflour store still open for takeout, pick-up and delivery. To pre-order their baked goods and other sweet treats, DM Wildflour's in-house delivery service Wildflour-To-Go on Instagram. However, if you're only interested in their a la carte meals, you may order via GrabFood or FoodPanda.
For a variety of pies and cakes to soothe your cravings, regularly check Banapple's Instagram for open branches. The following are open as of publication. You may also order through GrabFood.
- Katipunan too - 8721-8584 / 3438-2675
- Crossroad tandang sora - 7373-1173
- Tomas Morato - 3413-2675
- Market! Market! - 8519-5270
- Gateway - 3437-0204
- Fairview Terraces - 8294-7299
6. Cinq Dessert Botique
Cinq Dessert Botique in Jupiter St. Makati also remains open for delivery. The cutoff time for orders is at 5 p.m. so make sure to get your call in before then. Get their French-style tarts and desserts by contacting 0917 833 3445
7. Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory
Who wouldn't want to relieve their stress by snacking on whole pies of cheesecake? Thankfully Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory's Pasig branch is open to serve eager customers yearning for a piece of their milk or tiramisu-flavored desserts. Simply message them on Messenger, Viber, or SMS at 0961 128 0128.
Cut-off for orders is every 4:00 p.m., and deliveries are made every Tuesday and Thursday. Read their Instagram post below for the menu and payment methods.
Treat yourself and your family to artisan bread and pastries at Boulangerie22. Their available selection of sweet delights include macarons, brownies, muffins, cookies, and various flavored cakes like their Deep Dark Chocolate Cake, Chocnut Fudge Gateau Cake, and their Matcha Strawberry Cake.
Boulangerie22's branches in Mandaluyong, Makati, Manila, Mandaluyong, Taguig/BGC and Pasay are still open for delivery. You may order via Grab, Food Panda, LalaMove, or through their website at boulangerie22.ph. They are open daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9. Cassalu Coffee and Kitchen
Aside from serving Asian ricebowls Cassalu Coffe and Kitchen's Dozen Flavor Cheesecake is a must-try for those who can get their hands on it. You may contact them directly through their hotline at tel. no. 8838 8227, cel. no. 0905 751 4335 or message them on Facebook. The store's only request is for customers to book their own Grab or Lalamove to pickup their order at Cassalu's Las Piñas branch. Otherwise, the store may also deliver your food but with a corresponding delivery charge.
This story originally appeared on Preview.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Candymag.com editors.