Top 5 places to buy Easter treats in Vancouver
Put the KitchenAid away and check out the Easter treats Vancouver bakeries have to offer.
No idea where to pick up your Easter treats? Check out one of these amazing little Vancouver bakeries to tie up treats for your perfect Easter dinner. Whether its chocolate bunnies or, marzipan chicks or an elegant Easter cake, Vancouver bakeries have an infinite selection of Easter desserts to choose from.
Top five places to get Easter Treats in Vancouver
You don’t even need the excuse of Easter to drop by this amazing little pastry shop. Bon Ton’s carries some one Vancouver’s most beautifully crafted chocolate Easter eggs. If you’re looking for something a little less chocolatey, try one of their delicious layered cakes. My favourite is the religion or diplomat cake. You can also check out their tea room where you can enjoy some tea and a few tiers of delicious French and Italian cakes.
Image from Nottes Bon Ton
Address: 3150 West Broadway Vancouver
Easter Treats #2: Le Baguette & L’Echalotte, Vancouver, BC
Turn a visit to the bakery into a little field trip with the family by visiting Le Baguette & L’Echalotte on Granville Island. Here you’ll find an assortment of the most adorable little Easter treats with everything from whimsically decorated marzipan to cute little bunnie sugar cookies. If it’s a cake you’re looking for, Le Baguette has a special Easter Chocolate Ganache cake to complete your Easter dinner.
Address: Granville Island 1680 Johnston Street, Vancouver
Easter Treats #3 The Swiss Bakery, Vancouver, BC
For some unfrosted and perhaps a bit more sophisticated treats, check out the Swiss Bakery. There you’ll have your pick of everything Easter from traditional Hot Cross buns and Easter marzipan creations to brioche in the shape of bunnies and Easter Danishes.
Address: 143 East 3rd Avenue, Vancouver
Easter Treats #5: Soirette, Vancouver BC
Didn’t get enough macarons on Macaron day? Head over to Soirette and pick up one of their delicious Easter egg-shaped macarons. Enjoy all of Soirette’s usual (but unique) flavours including earl grey, lavender, passionfruit and chocolate.
Image from Soirette Facebook
Address: 1433 West Pender Street, Vancouver
Easter Treats #6: Cupcakes by Heather and Lori, Vancouver, BC
There’s just something about the texture of their cupcakes that sets itself apart from all the other Vancouver cupcakes. Get you fill of cuteness with these beautiful pastel cupcakes. Featuring their delicious cupcakes topped with miniature bird’s nests filled with colourful eggs or marshmallow lambs. For something a little more unique, give their cake pops a try. With an assortment of Easter shapes including little yellow chicks, they’ll make a great centre piece and dessert.
Image from Cupcakes by Heather and Lori Facebook
Addresses: 797 Thurlow Street, Vancouver, 1167 Denman Street, Vancouver, 2887 West Broadway, Vancouver.
If you have any other suggstions for great places to get Easter treats, comment below or tweet me @vcyee1088.
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