InOnIt Guides: Customised Desserts
Whether it’s the gooey Belgian chocolate cake or the zesty lemon cupcake, we love desserts! This edition of InOnIt Guides gives you a list of 10 places where you can get some luscious looking and delectable desserts. Sweet tooth or not, these bakers will give you a reason to break your stringent diet. And for those who still wish to fit into their little black dress, get your hands on some sugar free desserts too.
1 Cake It Away
Whether it’s a pretty castle or an overflowing mug of beer, Cake It Away will customise your cupcake in all possible ways. From spelling out love for that special someone to gifting get well soon cupcakes, Natali Asrani will bake cupcakes that are free of eggs, milk and cream but still load up on taste. You can also place an order for a special batch to suit your special theme party. Check out their Monsoon magic cupcakes here.
A day’s notice is required for each order.
Regular cupcakes cost Rs. 45 each, mini cupcakes cost Rs. 20 each and fancy cupcakes cost Rs. 60 onwards (minimum 6).
Contact details: 9820951925
Address: Marine Drive, Mumbai
Timings: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
2 Icing on Top
Shot glass mousses, mud pies, cake pops, cheesecakes, tea cakes cupcakes and cookies; Icing On Top offers a premium array of desserts. Get flavours like Belgian chocolate, zesty lemon, coffee almond and blueberries. You can also pick up pancake mixes in vanilla, chocolate chip and cranberry flavours. All preparations are egg-less.
Order at least 2 days in advance.
Contact details: 9867013315
Address: 601, Sushant, 208, Bhagwandas Indrajeet Road, Off Narayan Dhabolkar Road, Napean Sea Road, Mumbai 400006
Timings: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
3 Little Miss Muffin
Crave for petite treats at midnight? Stock up with cupcakes and muffins from Little Miss Muffin. Indulge in a few offbeat flavours like mango and kulfi along with tiramisu, mocha and cheesecake. Muffins come in the flavours of cranberry, cream cheese, blueberry and chocolate among others. Get your treats customised or order for gluten-free ones.
Cupcakes are priced from Rs. 45 onwards and muffins from Rs. 60 onwards. Additional charges for customising the desserts depending on the complexity of the design.
Contact details: 9167197874 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: Powai, Mumbai
Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. Closed on Sundays.
Cupcakes that yell out ‘eat me!’ Lulu’s has decadent, moist and gourmet cupcakes like in flavours like vanilla cheese, Valrhona chocolate, red velvet and more. For those who like alcohol in almost everything, check out their alcohol infused cupcakes that include the Magarita cupcakes, Jack Daniels cupcake and the Pina Colada cupcake among others. And if you adopted a vegan lifestyle or wish to still fit in your favourite little black dress, you can order for vegan and low fat cupcakes.
Cupcakes are priced from Rs. 60 per piece onwards.
Contact details: 9920075229
Address: 35, Pali Hill, Bandra (W), Mumbai
Timings: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Closed on Sundays.
5 Neeru’s Cakes and Desserts
Whether it’s for corporate functions, weddings, birthday celebrations, elite tea parties or even for personalised gifting options, Neeru Mehra will whip exotic desserts for you. Also available are hampers that can be designed as per your budget.
Cupcakes cost Rs. 35 per piece.
Contact details: 9820297378
Address: Kemps Corner, Mumbai
Timings: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
6 Sugar Rush
Treat yourself to cupcakes, brownies, biscuits, pies, tarts and mousse cakes from Sugar Rush. Customise your desserts with writing, drawing and glitter at an additional cost of Rs. 5.
Minimum order is 6 for regular cupcakes that are priced at Rs. 45 and 12 for mini cupcakes that are priced at Rs. 20 per piece.
Minimum order for brownies is ½ kg (16 pieces) that are priced from Rs. 400 onwards. Minimum order for biscuits is 100 grams that are priced at Rs. 70.
Contact details: 9619686860
Address: New Deluxe Apartments, Altamount road, Mumbai
Timings: 9:30 am to 6:30 pm
A quaint patisserie and cafe, Deliciae offers a large range of exquisite cakes and more than 30 exotic desserts apart from chocolate brownies, mousse and truffle. You can also order for egg-less desserts and customised cakes for wedding and birthday celebrations. While you are at the cafe, grab a cup of hot coffee or choose from their selection of cold coffee and milkshakes.
Cakes are priced from Rs. 350 onwards, brownies at Rs. 55, mousse at Rs. 70 and egg-less cupcakes at Rs. 70. Beverages are priced from Rs. 65 onwards.
Bandra – Contact details: 9029023000
Address: 14 Le Sutra Hotel, Union Park, Near Olive Restaurant, Bandra (W), Mumbai.
Timings: 9:30 am to 1:00 am. Closed on Sundays.
Powai – Contact details: 9029021900
Address: 1st Floor, Haiko Place, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Mumbai.
Timings: 11:00 am to 1:00 am. Closed on Sundays.
With the claim to have introduced the Red Velvet to Mumbai, Tart – a dessert store in Bandra serves cakes, cupcakes, cookies, pastries and breads. Check out for interesting creations like the Chai Cake, Rainbow Cake and their take on Oreo cookies. The cafe can barely fit 5 people, so we recommend you order for take aways.
Cakes are priced at Rs. 1,000 onwards and cupcakes at Rs. 45 onwards. You can also place an order for customised desserts, prices of which are on request.
Contact number: 022 65284457
Address: Tart, Shop No.9, Hill Road, Opposite St.Stanislaus High School, Bandra, Mumbai
Timings: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Contact details: 022 22875633, 022 22875634
Address: Vongwong, Express towers, 1st floor, Nariman Point, Entrance from Ramnath Goenka Marg, Mumbai
Timings: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
9 Not Just Desserts by Sabina
Brownies, cakes, mousses, macaroons, cheesecakes, cookies, 3D theme cakes, tartlets and more! Not Just Desserts by Sabina has almost every dessert at their store. Get egg-less, vegan, sugar free and low calorie options as well. They deliver across Mumbai for no extra charge.
Cakes are priced at Rs. 250 onwards, cupcakes start from Rs. 30, macaroon are for Rs. 50 each and brownies for Rs. 40 a piece.
Contact Details: 022 24180655, 9326200567
Address: 20/5, Poddar House, R A Kidwai Road, Next to State Bank of India, Wadala, Mumbai
Timings: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
A home bakery based in Goregoan, Chocolatissimo offers you a menu filled with cupcakes, brownies, muffins, chocolate lollipops, biscuits, mini cakes and cake pops. Cupcakes can be customised for an additional Rs. 10 per cupcake, depending on the design. They also undertake classes where you can learn the basics of chocolate and cupcake baking. Charges for the classes are Rs. 2,000 onwards, depending on the course.
Cupcakes start at Rs. 45 per piece, brownies are priced from Rs. 50 onwards, muffins for Rs. 30 onwards and chocolate lollipops, biscuits, mini cakes and cake pops are priced from Rs. 15 to Rs. 50 onwards.
Contact Details: 9867385908
Address: B 3204, Oberoi Woods, Mohan Ghokle Road, Near Oberoi International School, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 63
Timings: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
P.S – If this list got you craving for desserts, participate in our Twitter contest to win a free box of cupcakes from Not Just Desserts by Sabina. Contest will end on 20th July, 2012.
- Esha Chanda