Life is all about balance, and for me dessert after a good meal is a must. Or maybe, you are celebrating something special and need a good reliable baker. Or maybe some great pastries for breakfast or your picnic? We understand what you need, and admits that there are moments when we just crave for these sweet temptations. Lucky for you, we have tried and tested these places and simply love them.
1. MULIA DELI
Entering the Mulia Deli will make you feel like you’re in heaven on earth. It’s one of my favourite corner in Bali. Savour decadent cakes, chocolates and patisseries from Mulia Deli. Bring a beautifully wrapped box of éclairs home as an exclusive gift for your family and friends. This crisp pastry with creamy custard and dainty toppings makes a decadent treat during tea time, from Forest Berry to Nutella to satisfy every taste bud! One of their most popular cake is the famous Mademoiselle M, their version of mille-feuille, multiple layers of puff pastry oozing with vanilla, caramel and chocolate pastry cream arranged with the utmost precision. Each bite, smooth and creamy with a delicate lingering taste of rum ends your meal on a high note. Mulia Deli opens everyday from 8 AM – 10 PM.
2. MONSIEUR SPOON
+62878 6280 8859
This place is so popular that in the short time of 5 years, they are now open in four locations: Canggu, Umalas, Seminyak, Ubud. Monsieur Spoon is a family-run French Bakery-Cafe started by two Parisian cousins in 2012. Based in Bali’s most-visited spots, Monsieur Spoon serves a tempting range of high-quality handmade French pastries, cakes, artisan bread and savouries in a relaxed, friendly environment. Our breads and pastries respect traditional French know-how and are made using selected sourced ingredients. We also serve seasonal fresh juices and house-blend coffee, and customers can enjoy free-wifi throughout our cafes. Monsieur Spoon’s signature pastry is the French all-butter croissant a best-seller in Bali. We love their tarts, pastries, Viennoiseries, macaroons and there’s so many options.
3. MOVENPICK CAFE
This latest addition from Samasta Bali is our new favourite corner there. Opens everyday from 9.00 am to 10.00 pm. Mövenpick Café is the ideal place to grab a coffee or tea to go. If you have the time, sit back and enjoy the Swiss-style artisanal ice cream available in 12 different flavours. Or choose a decadent pastry to accompany your perfectly roasted Mövenpick coffee. With a wide variety of traditional Swiss cakes and pastries on offer, you can indulge in a culinary culture that dates back many centuries. They also have hot cakes that mix perfectly with their Swiss Hot Cocoa. LOVE IT!
4. BUTTER BALI
+62 819 997 18240 or +62 813 397 37022 (WA)
Since the opening August 2011, Butter Bali have gained a few good years of experience, and getting great repotation for the best custom cake in Bali. Everything is handmade and personal. Butter Bali always try to design and create cakes that are personal, unique and individually tailored for each client. Everything is made from scratch using only the best ingredients. That’s our favourite combo!
5. FOLIE BALI
Folie is Bali’s recent best kept secret. They gain popularity when they started supplying the cakes for Simply Brew coffee shop in Sanur. For the love of good food by chef Stephane Simond, they announced that they will open their first cafe soon at Jl. Subak Sari 30A, Canggu, Bali, Indonesia. Our must-try list: Sea Salted Brownies cake, tropical pie, Banofee ( Banana Coffee Pie), Roberry lychee,pistachios basil red berry & mocha cake, coconut lime pie and many more.
6. CARROT & CO
Carrot & Co feature fresh-baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, bread, cinnamon rolls, and granola. Their custom-designed cakes range from traditional tiered wedding cakes to one-of-a-kind creations for birthdays and other celebrations, corporate events and promotions, and advertising and fashion editorials. Our cake consultants can help you build your dream cake for any of life’s celebrations, large or small. Everything served at Carrot & Co. is made fresh daily on the premises using the finest ingredients, including fresh butter and cream from quality local producers, pure whole vanilla beans, local chocolate, and fresh seasonal produce from the local market. You can also get them at our favourite shop: Home Mate!
7. HARVEST CAKES
Established in 2004, The Harvest is the pioneer in European style pastry shop chain in Indonesia. With 25 outlets (2 in Bali) and growing in both major and small cities of Indonesia, The Harvest steadily delivers promise of good quality and service to its customer. What’s great about them is they have ready to grab cakes with various flavours that never dissapoints. Continuous research and development, in addition to highly skilled and creative team of near 2000 people, made the Harvest a leader in Indonesia’s modern Bakery & Pastry shop scene.
8. BREAD BASKET
+62 361 282 339 (sanur)
+62 361 472 5222 (Uluwatu)
Just as what their name imply, their breads are amazing. They bake European-style artisan breads in the tradition of old world master bakers. Each loaf is made from scratch using only the finest ingredients. Hand made. Hearth baked. However, dont miss out on their cakes of the day. The café of Bread Basket is lovingly conceptualized with an impressive European elegance comforts in rustic French decorating style that brings the idea of genuine French kitchen atmosphere. With such inspiring setting, the café is a lovely visit for breakfast time with its several breakfast menus, coffee, sandwiches, cakes, and salad both for dining in or take away, and also for lunch time.You can visit the café from the morning of breakfast until 5 pm.
9. ANGELITA PATTISERIE
A popular patisserie shop in Kerobokan – Bali, Angelita is a great afternoon tea spot. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, a new brunch spot around kerobokan area. They mainly do french patisserie and bakery. There’s so many selections of beautiful and delicious cakes and pastries. We love it!