Need someone to make you a cake? Maybe it’s for a birthday. Or perhaps a wedding. You might even need one to celebrate a milestone. Or wish a loved one to ‘get well soon!’. Whatever the occasion the best cake shop Hobart has to offer, will easily be able to create something exceptional for you. Based all over the city, the cakeries outlined below employ some of the most talented and creative pastry chefs and bakers in the business. So they are definitely worth checking out.
One of the first things you will notice when you walk into Daci & Daci Bakers is the incredible range of pastries, Viennoiserie, cakes, savouries and bread they offer in their display cabinets. Opened in 2011, this classic, artisanal, French patisserie in the CBD on Murray Street, prides itself on being the ultimate destination for your sweet needs. All of their products are made on site with the freshest of ingredients and an abundance of love. They also serve an excellent range of coffees here too.
If you are looking for the best cake shop Hobart has to offer then its hard to go past the Imago Cafe & Bakery. An institution in Hobart, they serve up artisanal sourdough breads, as well as the most exquisite pastries, but they are best known for their outstanding cakes – many of which are supplied to some of the leading restaurants in the city. Using only the best quality ingredients, their cakes are innovative, modern and fun, and therefore perfect for any occasion.
Tucked away on Harrington Street, Queens Pastry is a funky boutique patisserie that offers an excellent range of cakes that are perfect for any occasion. Also offering a delightful range of breakfast and lunch items, this place also has dedicated bake times at various points of the day so in-the-know locals are able to buy them at their freshest. The coffee is not bad here too and the friendly staff will add a charming and congenial aspect to your visit here.
Their name might raise an eyebrow, but Pigeon Whole Bakers offer some delicious, sweet treats. Another venue on Argyle Street, they specialise in fantastic breads and the most delicious pastries, as well as some pretty good cakes too. The vibe here borders on hipster and the décor is pretty refined. The goodies are also made with high skill and wonderful attention to detail, while the prices won’t break the bank. Which is probably why this place always seems to be so busy!
Over on Argyle Street, Little Miss Patisserie is undoubtedly one of the best cake shops in Hobart. A quaint, provincial style French patisserie that serves up delightful treats and exceptional coffee, it was launched by an Irish pastry chef called Oonagh Murphy. Schooled in some of the best fine dining restaurants in Europe, the cakes and pastries here reflect that culinary upbringing. Using only free-range eggs, as well as seasonal and local produce whenever possible, their celebration cakes can be created to any specification and are exclusively made to order.