Head To These 6 Heritage Bakeries In Delhi To End The Year On A Sweet Note

You & your sweet tooth should get a taste of the incredible and warm desserts at these historical spots.

by Ankita Mazumdar
Head To These 6 Heritage Bakeries In Delhi To End The Year On A Sweet Note

Delhi is known for its diverse culinary scene, and some bakeries and patisseries have stood the test of time.  When you open the door to these heritage bakeries in Delhi and the smell of freshly baked goodness hits you, the pleasure is inexplicable. These corners often aim to evoke a sense of nostalgia, celebrating time-tested recipes and culinary traditions. Check out these sweet spots in Delhi

6 Heritage Bakeries In Delhi You Should Visit This Festive Season

Combine the divine smell of chocolates, caramel, pastries, cakes, milkshakes, and freshly baked warm loaves of bread. Congratulations you have landed at the historic bakeries in Delhi!

1. Ye Old Bakery


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The name itself speaks for it. But just as you bite into their delicious goodness you also get to know, it’s one of the best in the city! It started in the year 1983 and became popular for the cosiness of its Victorian patisserie ambience and the food. Their recipes go back to ages and they have retained it. Go and try their signature Bitter Sweet Chocolate Cake and freshly brewed handmade coffee.

Where: 12, The Claridges, Aurangzeb Road, Khan Market

Cost For Two: ₹1,000

2. Wenger’s


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Where are the Wenger’s lovers at? This bakery in Delhi is always bustling as people who love loaves of bread, cakes, pastries, waffles and more come here too often. This was started by a Swiss couple in 1926 before India got its independence! People go gaga over their waffles and chocolate eclairs. They also have kebabs, chicken and mutton patties you should try. They have a Christmas menu, go check them out.

Where: A 16, Connaught Place

Cost For Two: ₹400

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3. Defence Bakery

Their desserts can mend your broken heart and heal it just right. The minute you step into this bakery in Delhi, you are filled with yummy fragrances and you feel like gobbling everything in sight. Gorge on the yummy sausage rolls, French Hearts, gooey muffins, Rum Balls, and we could go on and on. Don’t forget to take home their fresh breads and we are sure you will have a couple of bites on the way as well.

Where: Defence Colony, GK 2, Panchsheel Enclave

Cost For Two: ₹300

4. Nik Baker’s


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You go to Nik Baker’s to celebrate the magical desserts from a professional baker from Australia. Yes, this bakery in Delhi, not as old as the others was started by a baker from Australia. This place is a comfort place that has comfort food for all Delhiites. You will be amazed by the types of bread they have like Italian Foccacia or Masala Bread. Try their Nik Bits and Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies.

Where: Green Park, Punjabi Bagh and more outlets

Cost For Two: ₹400

5. Maxim’s Bakers & Confectioners

It opened its doors in 1969 and has been popular since then. This bakery in Delhi has cakes for every sort of celebration starting from birthdays to anniversaries; they can customise a cake as well. It is popular for old bakery items like puff pastries, cute mini pizzas, samosas, and cookies. Try Baked Chicken Samosa, Butter Chicken Hotdog and Irish Coffee Pastry

Fulfill your cake crazings at Maxim’s Bakers & Confectioners!

Where: HS-3, Main Market, Kailash Colony

Cost For Two: ₹300

6. Anjlika Foods


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Having modernised their food over time and been successful in experimenting, it is the perfect place to be. They are also known to retain the original recipe but with a twist. These twists are loved by all. Their flakey aloo patties are a best-seller and so are the chicken patties. They serve every kind of pizza, roll, sandwich and more.

Where: Karol Bagh and Rajouri Garden

Cost For Two: ₹200

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So head over to these bakeries in Delhi and have baked goodies for your baked soul!

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