Traditional French café and cake shop situated in a Grade II-listed building. Get your sugar kicks from an array of éclairs, macarons and creamy mousse-based cakes. 262 Upper St, N1 2UQ.
This rustic-looking cake shop and café is a popular pitstop that offers US-styled treats: fruity muffins, fudgy brownies, frosted cupcakes and seriously sweet whoopie pies. 47 Wilton Way, E8 3AD.
GRAVENEY & MEADOW
Take the edge off hunger with a brew and a billowing meringue or bourbon-iced Guinness cake at this all-day eatery with on-site bakery in Tooting. 40 Mitcham Rd, SW17 9NA.
Walk off postpatisserie guilt by circling Ravenscourt Park after a love-in with a pistachio and fig tartlet or choux pastry ring filled with seductive praline cream. 204 King St, W6 0RA.
LA PATISSERIE DES RÊVES
Couture pâtisserie for those blessed with both good taste and deep pockets. Expect refashioned classics transformed into style statements. 43 Marylebone High St, W1U 5HG.