When we were children, visiting a bakery with our parents was something we enjoyed immensely. Seeing the delicious fresh baked goods in the glass closets illuminated by warm yellow light, it was difficult to choose just a few. We wanted to sample them all. This list of the top bakeries in Dharamshala is heaven for anyone craving fresh bread and desserts. Take a break from everything you’re doing and visit these bakeries to satisfy your cravings.
Top 10 Bakeries in Dharamshala!
1. Bakes N Brews
2. Shree Ram Bakers
3. The Old German Bakery
4. Aroma Bakery and Cafe
5. Jimmy’s Bakery
6. German Bakery
7. Tibet Quality Bakery
8. The Pastry Den
9. Woeser Bakery
10. Sharma Bakers
11. Nivi’s Bake House
12. Melted Cheese
1. Bakes N Brews:
Ask any local to list their top five favorite things about their city and you will find this bakery on the list! The bakery opened in 2012. The cafe serves the tastiest fresh and well-baked pizzas, as well as a refreshing cup of cappuccino.
You can find a variety of pure-vegetarian treats at this bakery, including cakes, pastries, cookies, snacks, puddings, mousses, cheesecakes, and muffins. Additionally, you can choose from designer cakes to suit your special occasion.
You can’t leave this bakery without trying one of these: Blueberry Cheese Cakes, Chocolate Doughnuts, Sinaasapples, Melting Chocolate, Chocolate Hazelnut, Chocolate Trifle Mousse, and Fresh Fruit Muffins!
Location- Chamunda Road, Sidhpur, Dharamshala – 176057, Near PNB Bank
2. Shree Ram Bakers:
Dharamshala’s Shree Ram Sweets & Bakery treats its sweet-toothed citizens to an amazing variety of baked goods. This bakery was founded in 2004 and is located in the bustling Kotwali Bazar.
Specialties include Pizza Patties, Vegetable Cheese Burgers, Egg Kacha, Chocolate rolls, and Cream rolls. When you’re in Dharamshala, be sure to try these delectable bakes made with love. You must try Shree Ram’s Ras malai, it’s fantastic!
Location- Kotwali Bazar, Dharamshala, 176215, Near SBI atm
3. The Old German Bakery:
Set amidst the rolling hills, the Old German Bakery is one of the best bakeries in town. There is no better place in town if you want a super delicious Bhagsu cake! The bakery has an extravagant menu (with customization available) and friendly staff to assist you. Their goodness is not limited to just cheesecakes, as the entire menu is super enticing. You can choose from Mexican, Oriental, Israeli, Mediterranean, Thai, etc. Make sure you order muffins, too!
Location- Upper BhagsuNag, Mcleodganj, Dharamsala
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4. Aroma Bakery and Cafe:
Even though you can’t buy happiness, what’s the next best thing? A cake! Aroma Bakery’s cakes don’t miss any occasion. We could drool for days over the sweet and savory menu at this high-end bakery brand. Try their baked goods and let your senses be delighted. If you want an impression that will last a lifetime, try their lava cake, pizza, and hot dogs. Aside from the food, they have fully lived up to expectations with the atmosphere and hospitality. Have fun!
Location- Opposite sacred Heart School Sidhpur, Dharamshala
5. Jimmy’s Bakery:
This cute and cozy bakery makes dreams come true with its high-quality Eggplant Pizza and mouth-watering Continental breakfast. There is something for everyone at this place, from the delicious Chocolate Fudge to the aroma of freshly brewed coffee. Its signature Tuna Melt and omelets, together with its Cheese Toast, make for a delicious breakfast. Don’t think twice about it — go get your sugar rush!
Location- Main Square, Tipa, Road, McLeod Ganj, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh 176219
6. German Bakery:
German bakery has an amazing view and an amazing atmosphere that makes it the perfect place for a tasty breakfast. Avocado toast and chai warm up a chilly morning. Also, scrambled eggs and beans are a must-try! Tea time grilled sandwiches are a treat and their bread collection is fresh and delicious. Trust us you’ll be obsessed with German Bakery, it’s just a matter of one bite.
Location- BhagsuNag Road, Mcleodagnj, Dharamshala
7. Tibet Quality Bakery:
On the famed Jogiwara Road, this small, open bakery offers vegan options and gorgeous cakes, from chocolate and rum balls to beetroot nut slices. We recommend the Yak Muffins and the Yak Cheese Pastry as well. On your way home, you can also pick up a variety of bread from the bakery. Try their special Nut Bars, Coconut Lemon Slice, Croissants, donuts, and Marshmallow Cake for sure, and let us know how you liked them!
Location- Jogiwara Road, Next To Post Office
8. The Pastry Den:
With this bakery, you won’t ever get bored – its aesthetics, flavor, and hygiene are all top notch. There is no doubt that whipped cakes have a perfect balance of sweetness that is among the best in the world. A visit to their bakery would be incomplete without trying their Blueberry pastry, Strawberry pastry, Nutella cheesecake, Chocolate brownie, Mango pastry, or simply a brownie.
Location- Main Square, Mcleodganj.
9. Woeser Bakery:
It is located in the heart of Mcleodganj and has everything you can imagine. We recommend it for breakfast as well. You should try the Semolina Cake, Walnut Tart, Carrot Cake, and Raspberry Tea while you’re here. Though the bakery is challenging to locate, its delicious treats are well worth the effort. Additionally, you can rent books from the small library for just 20 bucks per day. Isn’t that great!
Location- Below Black Magic restaurant, Mcleodganj, Dharamshala
10. Sharma Bakers:
Sharma Bakers are one of the most renowned names in the area and have been a one-stop shop for people who appreciate innovation and love variety since 1952. They offer a wide variety of confectionery products that are second to none. Make sure you stop by to have a taste of their delicious cakes, cookies, rolls, muffins, and more! P.S. – These guys make excellent chocolate fudge pastries.
Location- Kotwali Bazar, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh 176215
11. Nivi’s Bake House:
Nivedita Rana owns this exquisite bakery, which specializes in intricately designed cakes. Weddings can’t be complete without these stunning floral cakes. She designs cakes in a way that makes her customers eat with their eyes first, and they will eat them in a trance. She specializes in custom cakes and does impeccable work in fondant. Sugar flowers, quirky fondant figurines, and hand-painted accent pieces are some of the ways that she elevates ordinary cakes to extraordinary levels. She has an Instagram account that will leave you breathless. Make it a whole lot fancier, you and your friends totally deserve it!
Location- Dari, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh 176057
12. Melted Cheese:
The brightly lit Melted Cheese bakery specializes in desserts and bakes, with a variety of pastries and cakes to choose from. Apart from desserts, it serves some very mouthwatering bites and is by far one of the most affordable places in Dharamshala. They have the most delicious cheesecakes and mango shakes around. Just a stone’s throw from the War memorial, you can also take your favorite items from this cute cafe and enjoy them on the other side with your pals.
Location- Civil lines, Opposite War memorial, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh 176215
There’s nothing like a good cake to brighten up a bad day. There’s nothing quite as pleasing to the senses as the taste and aesthetic of bakeries. One has to agree on this!
Whether you’re looking for daily breakfast bread or quick snacks, these food havens will have something for everyone. A mouth-watering pastry, a spongy cake, a sweet doughnut, a dense dessert, or a savory puff can make anyone’s mouth water. A meal in a bakery can be a true sensory delight.
So, as an adult, we must always go to the oldest and most popular bakeries in the city we live in. Isn’t that the rule! But there’s just one issue with walking to a bakery – as soon as you walk in, you forget what you came for! A strong aroma of freshly baked bread and biscuits pervades the air, while iced cakes and pastries beckon from the shelves.
Suddenly, you realize that you bought more than you planned because it looked so inviting that you couldn’t resist. Is this your story? No worries! You’re definitely not the only one! Don’t be surprised if you end up with a bulging bag of baked goods if you’re picking up a cake for a special occasion, a loaf of bread for breakfast, some crunchy cookies to go with your cup of tea, or a decadent dessert for dessert.
You won’t be able to resist them once you’ve tried out the best bakeries in Dharamshala, so we’ve put together this list of the ones you must try. It’s going to be baked good heaven, so take extra bags!
We’ll be cheering you on your next stroll in the city, so keep this handy. Happy Dessert-ing!