Last Updated on 22 November, 2023
Cakes are a ready-to-eat slice of heaven. No matter what age you have and what family you belong to, cakes are loved by one and all. Do you know anyone who doesn’t like cake?
Well, they need to try cakes in Borough Market as it has the ultimate flavors and designs. Here are a few of the Borough Market cake shops to check out.
Borough Market also has a number of bakeries some of which have a small selection of cakes like Comptoir Gourmand, read our post on Borough Market bakeries.
Best Cake Shops In Borough Market
If you are lover of desserts or just have an overall sweet tooth, do not leave Borough Market without trying the doughnuts at Bread Ahead. If you also want to learn bread making in Borough Market check out my other post.
Owned by talented chef-patissier Sebastien Wind, Comptoir Gourmand sells pastries and cakes in Borough Market with an emphasis on traditional French techniques and fresh, quality ingredients.
All of their products are made at Maltby Street bakery with nuts, sesame seeds, gluten, milk, eggs, mustard, and soya.
Comptoir Gourmand is a small, family-run company based in Bermondsey. If we talk about their artistic chefs & bakers, they make their each product with hand at their kitchen on Maltby Street and make sure that they are of the finest quality.
Also, their specialties comprise fruit tarts, huge, colorful meringues in a variety of flavors, French, chocolate-filled éclairs, almond, pecan, and raisin shortbreads, and rich custardy canelé de Bordeaux.
The Taste of Joy team consists of two members Jonathan and Bianka. Jonathan’s passion for the art of pastry immediately inspired Bianka from the day they’d known each other. In 2021 they decided to follow their dreams and spoil the citizens of London with remarkable pastries. He loves making eclairs and she loves eating them, so their partnership became quite obvious right away.
They have special boxes of joy and eclairs of joy. Some of their delicacies are vegan and gluten-free & – Peanut Butter Brownie, Key Lime Pie, Blueberry & Lavender, Hazelnut, Coffee & Pecan, Salted Caramel, Passion Fruit, and Passion Fruit. Do not forget to try Chef’s special Eclair Sandwich which has got all the flavors to revive your taste buds.
They have a permanent space at the legendary Borough Market in London. You can also find the eclairs on Deliveroo. They are available for special events and catering as well.
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The Cinnamon Tree Bakery specializes in beautifully decorated biscuits and crackers, handmade and baked in Camberwell. The proud owners, Andy Geddes and Anita Khawaja use only the finest ingredients, including organic flour, unsalted butter, soft brown sugar, and free-range eggs.
Their specialties take in rich buttery oatcakes, seeded flatbreads, shortbread owls, gingerbread men, and the stall’s famous cinnamon biscuits, which come embossed with an elephant printed using an Indian woodblock.
You cannot miss their extra deep classic brownie, extra deep tahini salted caramel vegan brownies, tahini flapjack Vegan, and peanut butter & jam blondie.
When it comes to baking and enjoying food, their core values and mindset is using the best quality ingredients, taking their time, and letting the natural yeasts ferment for maximum health benefits & deep flavors with the skill of their baker’s hands, crafting every loaf with care.
They have a good collection of bread & sourdough, Burgers & Sandwiches, Cakes, sweets, and desserts. They have many gluten-free options as well. Interested in finding out more about their products? Click on the link below to read more.
For those avoiding certain foods, their multi-award winning bakes are situated in Borough market to make your day. The Free from Bakehouse is an independent artisan producer specializing in gluten-free & wheat-free baked treats.
The cakes are handmade & decorated daily by a small team of skilled bakers in a dedicated gluten & wheat-free bakery. About three-quarters are now also suitable for vegans, those avoiding egg, dairy, and sugar-free (by using natural sugar replacements).
All bakes are made to order and hand-crafted in small batches using premium ingredients and fresh seasonal produce.
If you are visiting them for the first time, you can try Ginger & lemon cake or Red Velvet Cake. We are sure that you’ve never tasted something similar before.
Borough Market is London’s best food market, making people happy with cakes every day. You can find a wide variety of desserts including whole cakes, tray bakes, individual bakes, crackers, breakfast cereals, etc.
What’s stopping you from indulging in the lip-smacking experience? Try cakes in Borough Market today and let us know your experience.