Having an off day?
Your boyfriend/girlfriend dumped you?
Had enough of your boss?
Your job sucks?
BREXIT DEPRESSES YOU??
I believe you’re in need of a refill of good-quality sugar to cheer you up.
Need some suggestions? Here we go!
5 SPECIAL TOP PLACES IN LONDON WHERE YOU CAN APPEASE YOUR CRAVING FOR SWEETS!
Arch 395, Mentmore Terrace, E8 3PH (London Fields)
– Open daily 7am-7pm
A5 BAKEHOUSE is a lovely bakery where you can sit at wooden tables tasting the delicious cakes, loaves and buns with a cup of coffee…
If you happen to be there for breakfast, why not go for a delicious Banana French Toast, an Almond croissant, a plum cake, or (on Sundays) choose the salty taste with a delicious Italian pizza baked in the wood oven.
Afterwards you’ll need to burn the calories, so a stroll around the nearby London Fields park, or through Broadway market is a must!
14a Golden Square, W1F 9JG (Soho)
Open from Monday to Friday: 7.30- 20.00
In Golden Square, a peaceful little square near glamorous Carnaby Street, you’ll find the Nordic Bakery, a lovely bakery renowned for the simplicity of its recipes and its minimalistic design.
Surrounded by the beauty typical of Helsinki’s cafeterias, you will taste the best cinnamon buns in London! The cinnamon bun is a typical sweet of northern European countries prepared with a dough of flour and cinnamon, and coated with sugar. You should not miss tasting other typical specialities like the Karelian Pasties or the Tosca Cake, all perfect if accompanied by a coffee! Good news!! Prices are unbeatable!!
DUM DUM DONUTTERIE
Unit 31, 2-4 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6GY (Shoreditch)
Open on Monday- Saturday 8.30 -23.00 Sunday: 9.30-20.00
At Dum Dum you can try exquisite American doughnuts, but with a difference: they are not fried, but baked, so you can definitely watch your calories if you’re on a diet….
141 Brick Lane, E1 6SB (Shoreditch)
Open on Monday 11.00 – 22.00
Thursday – Sunday: 10.00-22.00
Chocolate lover? Stop here! It’s a sweet tooth’s paradise where you’ll find all things chocolate, in all possible varieties, including truffles of different flavours.
28 Greek Street, W1D 5DQ (Soho)
Mon- Sat 8.30-23.00Sun 9.30-20.00
This is a simple, small French-style patisserie located between Soho and Covent Garden and renowned for its TRULY EXQUISITE cakes. You will want to try the cheesecakes, the apricot almond cakes and the famous Paris Brest, a beignet filled with chocolate cream. And, if you are in the mood for entertaining, feel free to use the piano available for guests.