In a previous post, we featured some of the best Filipino restaurants here in Abu Dhabi. Today, we will talk about another food-related topic… cake!
Who doesn’t love cake? Whenever there’s cake, there’s always a celebration of some sort… a birthday, wedding, anniversary, and other special occasions. In this article, we bring you a list of the best cake shops in Abu Dhabi, where you can buy delicious cakes and pastries to celebrate your milestones!
Top Cake Shops in Abu Dhabi
Are you wondering where you can buy the most amazing cakes here in Abu Dhabi? Look no further, because we’ve gathered some of the best cake shops in the city:
Located in Al Wahda Mall, Bloombury’s was established by Shafeena Yusuff Ali, a culinary connoisseur. In 2011, it began as an exclusive cupcake shop. Today, it has become an artisan bakery and boutique cafe, and is associated with Bea’s of Bloomsbury, a world-renowned bakery based in London.
With more than 30 cupcake flavours, scrumptious cakes, and vintage teacups — Bloomsbury’s presents the cosy ambience of afternoon tea, which many Britons and other nationalities love. The cafe is open daily from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Address: Level 2, Al Wahda Mall, Hazza Bin Zayed the First St., Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 626 5859 / +971 56 410 4021
2. Celebrating Life Bakery
Mouth-watering vanilla, chocolate fudge, red velvet, and Nutella… These are just some of the cake flavours available at Celebrating Life Bakery, a family-run business that is situated at Rose Tower Building along Electra Street.
As the name says, the bakery offers classic as well as customized cakes for birthdays, weddings, graduations, and other occasions. Indeed, it’s all about “celebrating life” — with cake!
Celebrating Life Bakery
Address: Shop No. 6, Rose Tower Building, Electra Street, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 642 7702
3. Fresh Bakes Cafe
Established in 2014, Fresh Bakes Cafe offers cakes, cupcakes, cookies, muffins, doughnuts, and different types of dessert. Among the most popular cakes is the Red Velvet, Black Forest, and the Lotus Biscoff Cake. Yum!
Situated on the first floor of Al Raha Mall, Fresh Bakes Cafe is open daily, from 9:00 am until 9:45 pm.
Fresh Bakes Cafe
Address: First Floor, Al Raha Mall, Channel St., Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 556 3011
4. Honey Special Cake
The very name of this cake shop also happens to be its specialty: Honey Special Cake. However, that’s not all it has to offer! There’s Butterscotch Cake, Red Velvet, Orange Cake, and for chocolate lovers… Kit Kat Cake!
Honey Special Cake is located in Mohammed Bin Zayed City. It is open daily, between 11:00 am and 12:00 am.
Honey Special Cake
Address: Building 206, Mohammed Bin Zayed City, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 52 507 5521
5. Le Grande Cafe
Situated in Khalifa City, Le Grande Cafe offers a “grand” variety of cakes, indeed. Among the most popular ones is the Chocolate Chips Cake, Chocolate Cherry Cake, and Honey Cake.
If you need help planning a party, don’t worry because the cafe also provides event management services. Its daily timings are from 9:00 am until 10:00 pm.
Le Grande Cafe
Address: Khalifa City A, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 556 3363
6. Le Pont Cafe
Dubbed as the place where “gourmets of Parisian dessert in Abu Dhabi meet,” Le Pont Cafe is a haven for lovers of French dessert. It is located in Al Khalidiya.
The top picks among customers of Le Pont Cafe include the Pistachio Cake and the hugely popular Chocolate Dome. The cafe is open from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm daily.
Le Pont Cafe
Address: Near Dana Plaza, Zayed 1st Street, Al Khalidiya Ganada Tower, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 666 4022
7. Magnolia Bakery
The world-renowned Magnolia Bakery in New York City is famous for creating classic American desserts. It’s a good thing they also have a store at The Galleria, on Al Maryah Island! This way, cake lovers in Abu Dhabi can have their fill of the bakery’s Banana Pudding, Red Velvet Cake , Cheesecakes, and other goodies!
Customers of Magnolia Bakery can also opt for home delivery through Talabat or Deliveroo. The shop is open daily, with these timings:
Sunday to Wednesday — 7:00 am to 11:00 pm
Thursdays and Saturday — 7:00 am to 12:00 am
Friday — 10:00 am to 12:00 am
Address: The Galleria, Abu Dhabi Global Market Square, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 674 9380
8. Makeup Cupcake
“Love at first bite.” This is the tagline of Makeup Cupcake, a bakery shop in Al Muroor. It offers a wide assortment of cakes, cupcakes, and mini desserts. Cake flavours include Chocolate, Lotus, Marble, Pistachio, and Vanilla with Chocolate, though the top favorites are the Red Velvet and the Vanilla with Custard Filling.
Address: 21st Al Muroor Road, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 441 4110
9. Miss J Cafe
Established in 1997, Miss J Face has been offering freshly-baked cakes for more than 20 years! Located in Al Khalidiyah, the cafe creates classic as well as custom-made cakes. Their Butterscotch Cake and Chocolate Cake are a must-try!
Miss J Cafe
Address: Dana Plaza Bldg., Ground Floor, Zayed the First St., Al Khalidiyah, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 2 666 7800
10. Mister Baker
Established in 1990, Mister Baker has been serving delicious cakes in the UAE for more than 30 years! Their bestsellers include the Triple Chocolate Cake, along with crumbly cheesecakes and yummy pastries.
The shop has three branches in Abu Dhabi: one in Hamdan Street, one in Khalidiya, and another branch along Airport Road (whose contact details are provided below). Notably, Mister Baker has branches in Dubai, Sharjah, and other emirates as well.
Mister Baker (Airport Road)
Address: ADNOC Service Station, Airport Road, Zone 1, E19, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone: +971 600 522537
Whatever the occasion, you can’t go wrong with bringing cake… It’s something that can be shared and enjoyed by everyone! The next time you are looking for cake in Abu Dhabi, be sure to check out the above cake shops, so that you can choose a cake to help celebrate life’s most important events.
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