We’re at it again with our desserts edition list and this time, we’re putting the spotlight on one of the north’s food havens – Maginhawa.
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Maginhawa Street is known for its hidden spots and affordable eats, but when it comes to desserts, you’re in for a sweet treat. Whether you’re looking for over-the-top milkshakes, Korean bingsu, or galaxy lattes, this list is perfect for you!
Just a few meters from its first stall at the StrEAT: Maginhawa Food Park, The Lost Bread HQ is the place to be for sweet French toasts, dessert milkshakes, and their newest, Matcha Flan. Read our full feature here.
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Artesania MNL takes on the concept of food and art by organizing art workshops and incorporating creativity into their drinks and desserts such as their newest creation, the Galaxy Latte.
Also featured here: 10 New Maginhawa Restaurants You'll Love
A Taste of Heaven is known for their simple, fuss-free milkshakes. Flavors vary with bestsellers like Banana Split, Hazelnut Brownie, and Salted Caramel.
A retro revival of the 1900’s diner, Black Sugar serves comfort desserts including churros, craft cream sodas and their unique funnel cakes. Funnel cakes are crispy like waffles, deep fried like doughnuts and fluffy like pancakes. It is then topped with sprinkled sugar and best enjoyed with ice cream.
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Artsy Cafe, as the name suggests, is a restaurant that revolves around the concept of art–from interiors up to their dishes and desserts. They serve home-cooked meals and freshly-baked cakes.
Dorissimo Pastries is a quaint cafe serving homemade breads, cupcakes, cookies, and other pastries. They also serve smoothies, milkshakes, and mocktails.
Hue Cafe is a color-oriented, trendy cafe that serves a wide range of desserts such as mug cakes, cotton candy and doughnut-topped milkshakes, cakes, and other pastries. It’s also the first cafe with staff on ‘hoverboards’ to serve customers.
Also featured here: 10 Fluffy Cotton Candy Desserts You Need to Try ASAP
Magpie Café of StrEat: Maginhawa Food Park promises “happiness in every cup” with their delightful bowls of Korean bingsu. Try their best-selling Nokcha (Green Tea) Love Snowmilk and the Affogato Cheesecake Snowmilk.
Papa Diddi’s is a homegrown all-local ice cream parlour that uses ingredients sourced directly from farms, markets & gardens all over the Philippines. Try unique flavors such as the Sweet Basil, Screamy Pumpkin, and Roasted Forbidden Rice. Check out our full feature here.
Egg-It Asian Streetfood specializes in Hong Kong style waffles served with toppings like ice cream, fruits, and chocolate candies. They also serve milkshakes and fruit punches in resealable bags. More Hong Kong-style waffles here.
The Sweet Spot is a beautiful bakery and cafe that serves unique dishes, specialty coffee, and delicious cakes. We heard that this is the place to visit if you need some quiet time to catch up on your readings while enjoying a slice of cake or two. Try their bestselling Sansrival and Ube Cheesecake.
Xurreria’s churros comes in varieties like candy-sprinkled churros, chocolate-filled churros, churros a la mode, and more. They have a new stall that just recently opened at The Food Haven at 77 in Kapitolyo.
Theo’s Baked + Brew is a treehouse-themed cafe that serves delightful pasta, rice meals, specialty coffee, smoothies, and of course, desserts. They have many to choose from such as cheesecakes, cream cheese rolls, ice cream puff sandwiches, cookie shots, and more.
Can’t wait to grab your own sweet fix? Simply search for ‘MAGINHAWA‘ on the Booky app to see the complete list of restaurants within that area or go wider and search for ‘DESSERTS‘ to find the dessert shop nearest you. If you haven’t, download Booky now and enjoy up to P500 off discount plus free dessert at our Prime partner restaurants which you can view here.