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If we’re talking about bite-sized treats, nothing beats cupcakes with their soft texture topped with either fluffy icing or chewy fondant.
Metro Manila is teeming with bakeries and pastry shops if you want to get your cupcake craving fixed. No need to type in “where to get the best cupcakes in Metro Manila” on your search bar because we already got you covered!
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Looking for Christmas cupcakes this holiday season? Check out M Bakery’s cupcake creations! They have different designs and flavors to choose from, including snowflakes and cute little mistletoes.
Their Cupcake of the Week, the Sno-Cap cupcake, reminds us of chilly days where we can just sit down, drink a cup of hot cocoa, and gobble a piece of delicious cupcake while basking in the Christmas breeze. The Sno-Cap cupcake uses devil’s food cake as base with peaks of meringue icing, topped with white nonpareils. It will be available in M Bakery’s store until December 20.
Available for: Take-out, pick-up, and delivery via Lalamove or GrabExpress.
The most popular cupcakery in the Philippines would have to be Cupcakes by Sonja, owned by Sonja Ocampo. Cupcakes by Sonja is the very first cupcake store in Manila, debuting on September 8, 2006 at Bonifacio Global City.
Right now they have a lot of Christmas cupcakes to choose from, including a build-it-yourself Christmas tree cupcake which is priced at ₱145 apiece.
They also have DIY gingerbread house kits, an ideal treat if you have kids at home!
Available for: Pick-up and delivery via chosen courier.
Go on a guiltless cupcake feast with Keto Filipino Bakeshop’s low-carb offers! Their cupcakes are made not just for anyone who’s keeping track on their calorie count, but for all health nuts as well. Keto’s cupcakes are high in antioxidants that combat cancer and strengthen the immune system. Choose from their three flavors matcha, double chocolate, and ensaimada.
Available for: Delivery. They are open from Monday to Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Calling all ube lovers — Bellefleur by Beatrix’s ube velvet cupcakes are a MUST-TRY! They have super moist cupcake base, topped with cream cheese frosting and dusted with fine ube powder. Bellefleur makes them fresh daily and comes in boxes of six.
Aside from their wildly popular ube velvet cupcakes, they have other sweets for solid ube fans as well such as their award-winning fudgey ube macaroons and their bestselling frozen ube brazo cake.
Available for: Pick-ups and deliveries. They are open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Forrest Gump once said, “My mom always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Here at Booky, we believe that life is like a box of assorted cupcakes! Each box of six from Vanilla Cupcake Bakery contains a variety of our favorite cupcake flavors, from the classic red velvet down to luscious salted caramel. There’s a different treat for everyone!
Available for: Dine-in, take-out and delivery. They are open from Sunday to Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
This charming little bakeshop in Quezon City uses only the best ingredients to create their cupcakes, making each treat free from any artificial flavorings. Their extensive cupcake menu consists of ten variants to choose from: Café Mocha, Classic Chocolate, Classic Carrot, Dark Velvet, Vanilla Bliss, Black and White, Honey Banana, Chocolate Banana, Vanilla Marble, and Milk Chocolate Almonds.
Our recommendation? Their signature Café Mocha flavor, which includes moist chocolate cupcake topped with mocha whipped cream and sprinkled with Dutch cocoa powder.
Available for: Advanced order pick-ups. They are open two times a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Make your noche buena more special with Sophie’s Mom’s customized cupcakes! You can request your preferred design, ideal for the most important moments in your life.
Available for: Pickup or delivery. Send them a message on their Facebook or Instagram page to order.
If you could choose only one superior flavor, which one would you rather have: salted caramel or dulce de leche? Well, why not have both?
Sugarbee is offering an adorable tin can full of bite-sized cupcakes in these two flavors. They come in 8s and can be the best gift to your cupcake-loving friends (or perhaps a holiday treat for yourself).
Available for: Delivery via LalaMove, Grab, and HappyMove.
What’s better than a standard box of cupcakes? Customized, pull-apart cupcakes! Honeydough’s can make them for you upon request.
Available for: Delivery. Send them a message if you need help in coming up with a design or theme for your order.
You’ve probably seen their viral, minimalist cakes all over Facebook and Instagram, but did you know that Wadough’s also serves cupcakes?
You can book them for customized cupcakes or even personalized corporate giveaways. They also have their sinfully good Black Bottom cupcake available which consists of a New York cheesecake core topped with Davao tablea ganache. Each Wadough’s Black Bottom is priced at ₱95 apiece.
Available for: Pickup and delivery. Orders will be processed two days from the date of payment. Once the order is completed, you may personally pick it up from their store or arrange for third- party couriers. They highly advise using four-wheeled vehicles like LalaMove or Transportify to safely handle cake orders.
Aside from their signature Death by Tablea chocolate cake, you can ask for customized cupcakes from Chocolat. We are obsessed with their succulent designs, which are chocolate cupcakes with green buttercream icing. It’s a must for all plantitos and plantitas!
Available for: Delivery via GrabFood and FoodPanda
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Cover image from Cupcakes by Sonja’s Instagram account