It is no surprise studies have shown that occasionally eating your favorite desserts can provide various positive effects on your mental and physical health. Look no further! From rich and creamy ice cream and beautifully constructed artisanal pastries to local sweet treats with a twist, the list goes on. Satisfy your guilty pleasures at these dessert stores with sweet delights that are sure to hit the spot.
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This award-winning cake shop has a wide selection of healthy cakes and bakes available to cater to a range of dietary needs. This includes gluten free cakes, vegan cakes and even baby friendly cakes for the little ones to munch on. Be spoilt for choice by the extensive collection of flavors like chocolate, cheesecake, durian and more. For special occasions, there are also customized cakes available where you get to choose your recipe and design.
Opens Mondays from 11am to 6pm, Tuesdays to Sundays from 11am to 8pm.
Delcie's Desserts and Cakes, 34 Whampoa W, #01-83, Singapore 330034, www.Delcies.com
Looking to curb your late night ice cream cravings? Visit this cozy ice cream parlor located in the heartland that is open till 2am daily! Serving up various flavors of handcrafted ice cream such as dark chocolate, pistachio, speculoos and more. There are also interesting flavors like their striking blue cookie monster ice cream or refreshing yakult oreo flavor. From just S$ 3.50 for a humongous scoop, add on a waffle for that perfect pairing.
Opens Tuesdays to Thursdays from 1pm to 2am, Fridays to Sundays 12pm to 2am.
Lickers, 124 Hougang Ave 1, #01-1446, Singapore 530124, www.lickers.com.sg
This homegrown ice cream store has been serving up ice cream for over 15 years! Made using fresh ingredients without artificial flavoring, Tom’s Palette is well known for their mind blowing range of flavors. This includes nasi lemak, mango sticky rice, salted egg yolk, dough fritters and many more! You can also choose to top up your scoop with freshly made brownie waffles, teaffogato or parfaits.
Opens Mondays to Thursdays from 12pm to 9.30pm, Fridays and Saturdays 12pm to 10pm, Sundays 1pm to 7pm.
Tom's Palette, 51 Middle Rd, #01-01, Singapore 188959, www.tomspalette.com.sg
Pop by this retro peranakan shophouse to experience the rich mix of classic and local sweet delights. Offering a variety of handcrafted artisanal cakes, choose from their local best sellers like mao shan wang durian, pandan kaya and gula melaka. They also offer classics like black forest cake and burnt cheesecake. There are also baked goodies available to take home like salted egg yolk cookies, panda biscuits, apple tarts and more.
Opens daily from 11am to 9pm.
Sinpopo, 458 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427671, www.sinpopo.com
Get your taste buds running at this quirky cafe serving artisanal gelato with a creative twist. Enjoy local inspired flavors like muah chee, cereal mai pian, lemongrass pandan and many more! Their waffles come in two types, buttermilk or pandan gula melaka. Drizzle on one of their four sauces which includes a selection of maple syrup, milo, jam and caramelized cookies. The pop art interior and sweet treats offer a perfect spot for families and friends to hang out.
Opens daily 2pm to 2am.
No Horse Run, 160 Yishun Street 11, #01-216, Singapore 760160, www.Nohorserun.com.sg
Hailing from Taiwan, this supposedly “monster-like” ice cream is far from monstrous! All their shaved ice desserts are topped with an adorable pair of googly eyes, resembling their shop mascot - a sure win among the kids. The signature shaved ice cream is available in four flavors - Uji Matcha, Cocoa, Milk and Black Sesame. Creamier than shaved ice desserts, you also get a choice of two toppings to pair with it. This includes toppings like roasted organic chestnuts, red bean, avocado puree and more.
Opens Tuesdays to Sundays from 1pm to 11pm.
Roji Monster Ice Cream, 52 Tg Pagar Rd, Singapore 088473, www.facebook.com/RojiMonsterIceCreamSingapore/
At this charming minimalist patisserie, have a taste of traditional French desserts infused with local flavors. The menu offers five beautifully crafted cakes which includes flavors like honey and horlicks, matcha and yuzu, chocolate and caramel and more. As if it’s been plucked out of a fashion magazine, each cake is plated individually before it is served. They also offer whole cakes for selected flavors.
Opens Thursdays to Mondays from 12pm to 7pm.
Lee's Confectionery, 343 Jurong East Street 31, #01-59, Singapore 600343, www.leesconfectionery.com
Offering an endless list of freshly baked treats, all these delicious sweet treats are handmade using only fresh ingredients. Specializing in Halal products, take your pick from a range of classic, sweet and savory flavors. Their menu includes specialities like gula melaka cake, dark cherry brownie, sticky toffee pudding, matcha cookies and more. There are also catering options available for any events or as a gift.
Opens Tuesdays to Sundays from 8am to 7pm.
All Things Delicious, 34 Arab St, #01-01, Singapore 199733, www.allthingsdelicious.sg
It is hard to miss the distinct orange logo and striking mural of this cozy ice cream parlor. From S$ 3.30 per scoop, you get to choose from over 30 types of ice cream. This includes classic flavors like coconut, strawberry, chocolate and interesting choices like pulut hitam and cheese crackers - great for both kids and adults to enjoy. There is also free islandwide delivery available for any orders above S$ 45!
Check website for opening hours.
Merely Ice Cream, 91 Bencoolen St, #01-13, Singapore 189652, www.merely.com.sg
Conveniently located in the central region of Singapore, enjoy these gorgeous-looking sweet and savory tarts at Tarte. Pleasing to the eye and on the palate, their products are skillfully baked from scratch daily. Each tart is decorated with a generous serving of toppings like mango, lemon meringue, pandan coconut, dark chocolate and more. They are also available in 3 different sizes, suitable for individuals or to share during celebrations.
Check website for opening hours.
Tarte by Cheryl Koh, 1 Scotts Rd, #02 - 05/06/07, Singapore 228208, www.tarte.com.sg
Enjoy affordable traditional hot and cold chinese desserts like steam egg pudding, pastes, snow ice and more! Their snow ice series has over 20 versions available including flavors like mango, durian, chendol and sweet corn. They also offer combinations like banana choc and mango and strawberry. For a mix of sweet and savory, opt for their hot desserts which includes a variety of desserts like yam paste, black sesame paste and cheng tng.
Check website for opening hours.
Mei Heong Yuen Dessert, Check website for locations, www.meiheongyuendessert.com.sg
Durian lovers rejoice! Offering a massive selection of durian pastries and desserts at this industrial inspired speciality cafe. Enjoy the all time favorite mao shan wang made into a variety of cakes including cheese cake, sponge cake, whisky infused and it does not end here! Savor the creamy yellow meat with a craquelin choux or in a cream puff. They also have eggless durian ice cream and puddings available.
Opens Mondays 10am to 6pm, Wednesdays to Sundays 11.30am to 6pm.
Ms Durian, 11 Kelantan Rd, Singapore 208604, www.order.msdurian.com
This popular minimalist cafe with soothing white-clad walls is a great cozy spot to chill with family and friends. Offering a colorful selection of amazing-looking cakes with flavors like caramelized apples, raspberry pistachio, strawberry shortcake, chocolate hazelnut and more. If you prefer something with a crunch, opt for their fruit tarts, which includes toppings like seasonal fruits and dark cherry. Catering for an occasion? There is also island wide delivery available for a flat rate of $15.
Opens Tuesdays to Sundays 10.30 am to 6.30pm.
Pantler, 474 River Valley Rd, Singapore 248359, www.pantler.com.sg
Nestled among the stretch of shophouses on Keong Saik road, is this humble retro style bakery. Inside, you can find everything from cakes, tarts, cruffins, pastries, cookies and many more! Besides their signature burnt cheesecake, get a taste of traditional and modern. Celebrate local favorites with unique creations like chendol and orh nee cakes to bandung cheese tarts, muah chee croissants and otak danish. In case you can’t decide, consider their bundle deals which include some of their signature favorites at discounted rates.
Opens Mondays 8am to 6.30pm, Tuesdays to Sundays 8am to 8.30pm.
Keong Saik Bakery, 33 Keong Saik Rd Singapore 089140, www.keongsaikbakery.com
Freshly baked daily using fresh ingredients and decorated with generous amounts of toppings and fruits, the tarts and cakes are a hot favorite among the crowd. For S$ 70, you get to enjoy all 8 flavors or take your pick. You can also opt for the petit cake gift box which offers the perfect mix of chocolate, hazelnut, matcha and fruits. Looking to celebrate your party in style? Check out their party platters, which includes bite sized versions of their signature tarts and cakes - specially curated for any occasion.
Opens Mondays to Sundays 11.30am to 5pm, closed on Tuesdays.
Pâtisserie CLÉ, 29 Paya Lebar Road, Paya Lebar Office, Center, #01-01, 409005, www.patisserie-cle.com
Check Out Other Dessert Places Here!
The Dark Gallery, www.thedarkgallery.com
Ah Chew Desserts, www.ahchewdesserts.com
Dolc Patisserie, www.dolcpatisserie.com
Melted Bakehouse, www.meltedbakehouse.shop
Mrs Plumps, www.mrsplumps.com
Chowzan Dessert, www.chowzan.sg
KARA Cafe and Dessert Bar, www.facebook.com/karacafesg
Kindred Folk, www.kindredfolk.sg
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