BreadTalk has been doing well since its inception despite all the "its-expensive!" cries, but anything for a posh pastry, right?
Sponge is one of the oldest bakeries in the big city, and one of the biggest. They are still going strong with a quality range of savouries and sweets, and now also lamprais and gourmet sandwiches.
Colombo Fort Cafe is a Harpo's run restaurant located in the popular Dutch Hospital shopping complex, serving up delicious pizzas, pastas and burgers.
Sits has been our favourite cake baker for a while. Her chocolate and red velvet cupcakes are some of the best in town.
Paradise Road Cafe is one of our favourite haunts, cocooned in a small, white, quiet space atop a lovely store full of antiques and art. The food and coffee are very good, and it's an excellent book nook.…
A home baker with great brownies offered at wallet-friendly prices.
Cake Whisperer is yet another good Colombo home-baker. They do simple, sweet cupcakes mostly - some of the best butter-cream frosting ones we've had.
The newest cafe in Cinnamon Gardens to enjoy some delicious pasta and huge slices of cheesecakes.
Short eats in Battaramulla? Klassy’s is King.
A tiny cafe in Nawam Mawatha with great chocolate milkshake.
Dottie's Bakery (the English Tea Room) is now at Good Marke, you know, minus the room and the tea part.
A juice bar down Independence Walk that satisfies your dreams of being a healthy human being.
Oshella is a home cook who specializes in chocolatey desserts. Literally everything we tried was excellent, but her eclairs in particular were the best we've had in Colombo.
A restaurant that does jackfruit centred, healthy food with a child-friendly ambience.
Sweet Layers is a home baker based in Piliyandala. They offer a range of baked goods, but their pastries are what really sets them apart.
A cafe and hangout spot in Weligama
Treat yourselves with decadent, delicious cakes and some of Colombo's best coffee, at Butter Boutique's newest branch at Park Street.
'O Leaf' is one of the best restaurant in Maharagama serving up a range of delicious Sri Lankan, Chinese & Western cuisines at an affordable price.
Cakes & Things by Windya is a home baker in Mount Lavinia. Her specialty is theme cakes, but her cupcakes and brownies are pretty great as well.
Tasty Caterers' new cafe in Pitakotte.
Cakes, bakes, savories and platters.
A tiny cafe adjoining Kandygs Handloom, that does a good cup of coffee along with some great sandwiches.
Soft, moist cupcakes and cakes that are a good value for money.
A virtual kitchen serving delicious Sri Lankan food.