There are 255 pastry shops in Honolulu. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.
Looking for a fresh, sweet treat to start your day, or maybe as a pick-me-up? Try one of these well-loved Honolulu spots to satisfy any cravings.
If you’ve been searching for a bakery that has authentic French pastries and pillowy bread, then look no further than Fendu Boulangerie. It serves both classic pastries and ones with a Hawaiian twist, like the Lychee Danish. This place is brimming with passion, and the chefs only use natural, seasonal ingredients baked fresh daily, while the intimate atmosphere provides a welcoming homeyness.
We Love The: Lychee Danish, Fuju Apples, Macaroons
PATISSERIE LA PALME D’OR
While the idea of pastries usually evokes thoughts of heavy, sugar-laden sweets, such is not the case at Patisserie La Palme D’Or, where they fuse French and Japanese traditions to create light but indulgent treats done to perfection. It also has a large variety of tea beverages, from classics to truly unique, exclusive options, as well as awesome breakfast and lunch croissant sandwiches.
We Love The: Crème Caramel, Lemon Tarte, Pave Chocolate, Plantation Tea Jelly
JJ FRENCH PASTRY & BISTRO
JJ French Pastry & Bistro is great for enjoying the company of a close friend, with simple French décor and a large Eiffel Tower stenciled on the wall. Glass cases display the abundant amounts of pastries and desserts available, in addition to French-Laotian-inspired salads, sandwiches, pastas, and creative pizzas. It’s favored for the “Utimate” Chocolate Pyramid Cake, which has won the Hale’ Aina award for best pastry countless times.
We Love The: Chocolate Pyramid Cake, Chocolate Fruit Basket, NY Cheese Cake