19 Unique Cheesecakes in Manila You Won’t Believe Actually Exist


There’s such thing as a Champorado Cheesecake with Candied Dilis!


What flavors come to mind when you hear the word “cheesecake?” It may be a classic Blueberry Cheesecake, a rich Oreo Cheesecake or a simple New York Baked Cheesecake. These classic flavors will surely not disappoint our sweet tooth, but there are a good number of unique cheesecakes in the Metro that break the boundaries but are just as good!

Update: Check out the Top 10 Most Loved Restaurants in Metro Manila this month!

For those who are looking for a unique dessert experience, you’re in for a treat! We’ve come up with a list of unique cheesecakes you shouldn’t miss. Even better news, when you book a table through Booky, you might even have a delicious slice of cheesecake for free!

Pandan Macapuno Cheesecake – Hapag Heritage Cuisine

Hapag Heritage Cuisine serves traditional Filipino dishes from year-old recipes like kare-kare, beef morcon, pochero, bagnet and more. To cap off a Filipino feast, have a slice of their Pandan Macapuno Cheesecake! Read our full feature here

Photo from @traveleatpinas


View menu
View their instagram account

140 Maginhawa St., Sikatuna Village, Diliman, Quezon City
(02) 813-9672

“Hot” Chocolate Cheesecake with Candied Chili – Single Origin

Single Origin is a hangout spot where coffee and alcohol lovers can find common ground. Single Origin features a hefty breakfast & lunch menu, dinner menu and beverage list including specialty coffee and alcohol-based drinks. You should try their “Hot” Chocolate Cheesecake with Candied Birds Eye Chili, it surely is a yummy treat!

Photo from @singleoriginph


View menu
View all branches
View their Instagram account

Dulce de Leche Cheesecake – Señor Pollo

Señor Pollo is a Latin American restaurant and bar specializing in fried and roast chicken as well as bar bites. We recommend their Grilled Chicken, Señor Pollo Roast, and the Crispy Chicken Sisig. Satisfy your sweet tooth with their Dulce de Leche Cheesecake!

Photo from @senorpolloph


View menu
View their Instagram account
View all branches

Passion Fruit White Chocolate Cheesecake – Olivia & Co. 

Olivia & Co seeks to become the go to place for a gourmet experience. They serve artisanal coffee and tea to compliment food inspired by various cuisines of the world. One of their bestsellers is their Passion Fruit White Chocolate Cheesecake. Read our full feature here. 

Photo from Booky


View menu
View their Instagram account
2/F Uptown Mall, 36th Street Corner 9th Avenue, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig
(02) 845-1714

Smoked Salmon Cheesecake Salad – Mudpie Heaven

Mudpie Heaven serves Filipino-American comfort dishes. Popular dishes include the bonemarrow steak pie, kare-kare, mudpie ice cream cakes and more. Have you ever had Smoked Salmon Cheesecake Salad? This unique cheesecake is only available in Mudpie Heaven!

Photo from @mudpieheaven


View menu
View their Instagram account
2/F Circuit Lane Makati, Riverfront Drive, AP Reyes St, Carmona, Makati
(0949) 116-9855

Matcha Cheesecake – Soru Izakaya

Influenced by the Robotayaki style of Izakaya, Soru Izakaya offers a tasteful blend of after-work gastropub drinks accompanied with fresh Japanese eats. From sashimi plates and savory yakitori combinations to refreshing beverages and speakeasy cocktails, Soru Izakaya completes the whole modern Japan experience that brings you a glimpse of the Tokyo night life. Matcha lovers, you MUST TRY their Matcha Cheesecake! Read our full feature here

Photo from Booky


View menu
View their Instagram account
140 Maginhawa St., Sikatuna Village, Diliman, Quezon City
(0917) 704-0515

Cheesecake Flan – Wildflour Cafe + Bakery

Wildflour Cafe + Bakery offers international fare and specialty breads and cakes – With a delectable brunch menu until 3pm featuring the best homemade pancakes, sandwiches, and coffee to start off your day. Add to that a diverse dinner menu 5pm onwards, including high quality steaks, homemade pastas, and an expansive wine, beer and cocktail selection. Don’t forget to have a slice of their Cheesecake Flan

Photo from @wildflourmanila 


View menu
View their Instagram account
View all branches

Tofu Cheesecake – Hamaru

Staying true to its name which means “go crazy over”, Hamaru is seriously crazy to surprise you with its modern izakaya menu consisting of sushi, yakitori, sashimi, unique cocktails and more. End a delicious Japanese meal with their Tofu Cheesecake with Strawberry Coulis. Read our full feature here

Photo from Booky

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
The Food Hive Food Park, #80 Visayas Ave, Vasra, Quezon City
(0917) 105-5832

Matcha Fromage – Kissako Uji Matcha Cafe

A matcha-made in heaven, the Matcha and Fromage’s (a French cheese) combination in this glorious cheesecake is too divine for words. Creamy, comforting, with each bite a blissful experience to the taste buds – those words won’t even suffice how much this cheesecake made us happy.

Photo from @munchmore

No reservations accepted
View their Instagram account
Pioneer Center, 8006 Pioneet St., cor.
United and Brixton St., Kapitolyo, Pasig City
(02) 730-3356

Taho at Kesong Puti Cheesecake – Dekada

Dekada offers classic Filipino favorites like Crispy Lechon, Adobo, Pork Sisig and many more. They also serve Taho at Kesong Puti Cheesecake with actual sago

Photo from @marsvalenzuela  

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
2/F Glorietta 3, Ayala Center, Makati
(02) 841-0131

Black Sesame Matcha Cheesecake – 55Square Cafe

55 Square Cafe is a 55.4 square meter-cafe and restaurant that shares the same space with Vongarde Art Gallery. This Filipino-themed cafe serves pasta, sandwiches, fourth wave coffee and cakes like their bestselling Black Sesame Matcha Cheesecake.

Also featured here: 18 of the Newest and Most Beautiful Matcha Desserts Around the Metro
Photo from @55squarecafe

No reservations accepted
View their Instagram account
G/L Alcal Bldg., 285 Katipunan Ave., Quezon City, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
(02) 952-1947

Yema Cheesecake – Slice

Slice is a homegrown cafe most known for its freshly baked and indulgent cakes. It is said to be the home of the choco yema cake. 

Photo from @slicecafeph

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
View all branches

Quezo de Bola Cheesecake – MARIQ Cafe + Restaurant

MARIQ is a  casual, modern Filipino cafe and restaurant located at the heart of Marikina city. Must-tries are the porchetta, shrimp salpicao, and of course, their IG-worthy, Quezo de Bola Cheesecake. 

Photo from @cay.814

No reservations accepted
View their Instagram account
#33 Mayor Gil Fernando Ave cor Dragon St, San Roque, Marikina
(0917) 892-2178

Champorado Cheesecake with Candied Dilis – Goto Believe

Goto Believe offers affordable, gourmet, DIY lugaw where you can choose different toppings – from Isaw ng Manok, Chicken Liver, Cream Dory, Kim Kardashian to Dilis, Calamares and Tempura. You shouldn’t miss their Champorado Cheesecake with Candied Dilis!

Photo from @gotobelieveph

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
640 San Rafael St., Plainview, Mandaluyong City

Salted Egg Cheesecake Gelato – Manila Creamery

Manila Creamery incorporates the Filipino culture and modern techniques to create world class gelato, made the Manila way. They recently opened their first stand-alone branch and released new gelato flavors and gelato shakes! Read more.

Photo from Booky
Photo from Booky

No reservations accepted
View their Instagram account
3/F Cinema Level, UP Town Center, Katipunan Ave, Diliman, Quezon City
(0917) 599-7963

Earl Grey Cheesecake – Duck & Buvette

Formerly called Cafe Provencal, Duck & Buvette is a French-inspired restaurant that specializes in, of course, duck confit and buvettes. Do not leave this place without trying some of their exquisite dishes such as the Crispy Potato Pave, Salty Duck Egg and Earl Grey Cheesecake.

Photo from @cindyyara

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
2/F Shangri-la Plaza Mall, Mandaluyong
+63 2 631-0675

Avocado Cheesecake – Lia’s Cakes in Season

Lia’s, home of the avocado cake, is a quaint dessert cafe that is best known for their avocado pastries like avocado cupcakes, avocado sansrival, avocado cheesecake, and seasonal sweets such as their Puto Bumbong Cake. 

Photo from @liascakesinseason

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
25 A & B, East Capitol Dr, Kapitolyo, Pasig
(02) 633-1937

Bibingka Cheescake Souffle – PILYO

PILYO serves up cheesecake souffles made with Filipino ingredients. They have three flavors – Bibingka Cheesecake Soufflé, Puto Ube Cheesecake  Soufflé, and Mamon Cheesecake Soufflé.

Photo from @pilyosydmnl

Accepts online orders
View menu
View their Instagram account
(0917) 639-6229

Pistachio Cheesecake – Toby’s Estate

Toby’s Estate is a premier roasting company from Australia serving specialty coffee using beans from owner Toby Smith’s estate, a multi-award winning coffee plantation named Finca Santa Teresa (FST) in Panama. Aside from coffee, they also serve delightful breakfast, all-day meals and pastries. Their coffee is best paired with their Pistachio Cheesecake

Also read15 Breakfast Places in Makati for the Early Birds
Photo from @micasantiago

No reservations accepted
View menu
View their Instagram account
View all branches

Craving for a slice of cheesecake? For more options, search for ‘CHEESECAKE‘ in the Booky app and look for the nearest restaurant to you! If you still don’t have the app, download it now to enjoy its offline access, restaurant discounts, buy one get one promos, and dessert freebies!

Comments

comments

PREVIOUS NEXT