Top 10 Sweet Spots on Vancouver’s North Shore

Do you have a sweet tooth like we do? If so, we have created a list of our ten favourite places to satisfy those sweets cravings! Enjoy some of Vancouver’s North Shore’s great places to eat after a day of exploring our top attractions or a day of great shopping.

1. Honey Doughnuts

Honey Doughnuts are a legendary Deep Cove treat. The light and cakey donuts come in a lot of delectable flavours including: honey, chocolate, maple and maple bacon. Fresh, wholesome and made with love! People will make a trip to Deep Cove just for a Honey donut. They are the perfect treat for after a hike or a paddle in the Cove.

Honey Doughnuts
4373 Gallant Avenue, North Vancouver
honeydoughnuts.com

Honey Doughnuts | North Vancouver

2. Thomas Haas Chocolates & Pâtisserie

Renowned master pasty chef Thomas Haas does chocolates and pastries that tickle the taste buds while delighting the eye with true artistic flare. Enjoy a delicate brioche, almond croissant, chocolate caramel brownie or European strudel, to name just a few. And don’t forget to take home some chocolates for friends and family!

Thomas Haas Chocolates & Pâtisserie
998 Harbourside Drive, North Vancouver
www.thomashaas.com

Thomas Haas Patisseries | North Vancouver

3. Faubourg Paris

From old world breads like baguettes, pretzel and brioche to Viennoiseries pistachio croissant, chausson aux pommes, macarons, or a traditional scone, Park Royal’s Faubourg is a little taste of Paris, right here on Vancouver’s North Shore.

Faubourg Paris
1110 Park Royal South, West Vancouver
www.faubourg.com

Macarons | Faubourg

4. Temper Pastry

Your ultimate go to sweet spot in Dundarave is Temper Pastry, specializing in European pastries, cakes and chocolates.  Stop by for their caramel salted mousse, mango and caramel cake, or honey and lavender croissant. Breakfast, lunch, dessert or late night snack – it’s worth the trip.

DYK: Steven Hodge spent four years working work along side renowned pastry chef Thomas Haas.

Temper Pastry
2409 Marine Drive, West Vancouver
www.temperpastry.com

Temper Pastry | West Vancouver

5. BjornBar Bakery

BjornBar Bakery likes to say they are “elevated nostalgic baking.  Their name means blackberry in Swedish so start out with their Berry Bar loaded with home-made blackberry marshmallow, or choose from crunchy wafers, breakfast bars, candybar, chessybar, cocobar and so many more. The best bar none!

BjornBar Bakery
102-3053 Edgemont Boulevard, North Vancouver
bjornbarbakery.com

BjornBar Bakery | North Vancouver

6. Butter Lane Bake Shop & Tea House

A mother and daughter team bring their love of baking to Butter Lane Bake Shop & Tea House in Horseshoe Bay.  Drop by for a classic English high tea (need reservations) with traditional  British scones, finger sandwiches and colourful macarons. Or take away goodies like chocolate-filled meringue, Dulce de Leche cake, Coconut Tropic cake or an Oreo birthday cake

Butter Lane Bake Shop & Tea House
6607 Royal Avenue, West Vancouver
www.blbakeshop.ca

High Tea | Butter Lane Bake Shop & Tea House

7. Brazza Gelato & Coffee

For dense, flavourful gelato and coffee that is simply the best on the North Shore head to one of three Brazza locations. You can sample their many different, all natural flavours (with no extra air whipped in), before you commit to cone or cup. Gelato is served at the two locations listed below.

Brazza Gelato & Coffee
1846 Lonsdale, North Vancouver
610-879 Marine Drive, North Vancouver

Brazza Gelato | North Vancouver

8. Feast

Here’s a sweet breakfast treat – Chicken and Waffles – a signature dish at this Dundarave neighbourhood table.  Expect the best: bacon and pecan fluffy waffles with cream cheese, maple syrup and crispy chicken. Yum. Yum. If you want to try this treat, brunch is served starting at 10am on the weekends.

Feast
2423 Marine Drive, West Vancouver
feastdining.ca

Feast Waffles & Chicken

9. Marble Slab Creamery

Started in Calgary Alberta, the Marble Slab Creamery is the best place to mix up an ice-cream delight.  You pick your ice-cream, choose your mixins, combine your creation on a frozen marble slab, choose your cone, and enjoy! Bring the whole family.

Marble Slab Creamery
#3-180 Esplanade West, North Vancouver
marbleslab.ca

Marble Slab Creamery in North Vancouver

10. Savary Island Pie Company

The Savary Island Pie Company is a West Vancouver favourite for pies of all types: decadent fruits pies, hearty meat pies, delicious tourtiere, take home frozen pies, chocolate and carrot cakes, organic berry jams and lots more in store.  Order on-line or drop by!

Savary Island Pie Company
1533 Marine Drive West Vancouver BC
savaryislandpiecompany.com

Savary Island Pie Co | West Vancouver