The best dessert parlours in London

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Nothing beats a good dessert and there’s no better place than the UK’s capital to find all kinds of quirky and colourful eateries. If you have a sweet tooth or a chocolate addiction, the city is the perfect place to calm your craving.

We think that the M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is the best hotel in London and we boast some of the most luxurious restaurants in the city. However, if you find yourself craving a sweet treat during your exploration, here are the best dessert parlours in London.

Dominique Ansel Bakery

Elizabeth Street, London

Nestled in the heart of the gorgeous Belgravia area sits this quaint little bakery. Dominique Ansel Bakery has become a popular spot for locals and tourists with a sweet tooth thanks to the incredible range of cakes, pastries and cream-filled desserts. This particular London bakery has gained a reputation for being the pioneer of the cronut, a unique delicious hybrid of croissant pastry and doughnuts. The culinary geniuses at Dominique Ansel offer up a new take on the cronut every month so be sure to check it out.


Bethnal Green Road, London

This quirky and colourful dessert parlour is right around the corner from the M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City and is a must-see if you have a sweet tooth or chocolate addiction. Beware that after a trip to Nosteagia, you may fall into a sugar coma for the afternoon but it will be more than worth it. Choose from a huge menu of different treats and an endless list of popular sweets and chocolates. Nosteagia specialises in cone waffles so be sure to pick your favourite topping and then sink your teeth into its sugary goodness before you leave town.

Maitre Choux

Harrington Road, London

If you like choux pastry, this artisan bakery is the best place in the city to find all kinds of delicious treats. Since its opening, Maire Choux has established itself as one of the most popular places in London to find sumptuous desserts and delectable savoury snacks. From éclairs to choux buns, you’ll find all sorts of hidden culinary treasures. The buns and treats at Maitre Choux are works of art and the pastry chefs have spent years perfecting their designs. As you walk past the window, you simply can’t help but be drawn in by the rainbow of colours on display.

Basement State

Broadwick Street, London

If you’re looking for a sleek and upscale place to enjoy delicious desserts, this Soho bar is the place to be. Basement State is an evening bar that specialises in premium desserts and also boasts a wide range of colourful cocktails. Whether you’re travelling to London with friends or you’re planning a special night out with a loved one, this is a great place to enjoy a relaxing, sweet treat. The dishes are crafted by expert chefs so don’t miss out on giving your taste buds a sugar sensation and head over to Soho the next time you’re in London.