Originally published by Ching Yuen. Last updated by Grace Chong.
You want cake, and we’ll deliver you the best places to get some! For Mother’s Day, bakeries across Hong Kong have gone all out in whipping up whimsical masterpieces for you to show your mum some lovin’. Whether you’re looking for light and fluffy pastel slices or a rich and scrumptious treat that will put you and mum into a food coma, we’ve got you covered with the best cake delivery options in Hong Kong.
Sad you’re missing the cherry blossoms in Japan this spring? The Mandarin Oriental has taken inspiration from the blushing pink blossoms of the sakura flowers to craft their Mother’s Day special, the sakura mascarpone mousse ($488) with strawberry compote, cherry blossom, and bean paste. If you’re looking for something more along the traditional chocolatey route, their hazelnut crunchy milk chocolate cake ($458) will make for the perfect decadent treat to end your festivities on a sweet note!
Delivery cost: Starting from $250
The Mandarin Cake Shop, 5 Connaught Road Central, Central | (+852) 2825 4008
You don’t want your mum to say, “I can’t believe it’s not Butter!” because really, for Mother’s Day, it should be Butter. On top of their usual glossy line of cakes and pies, Butter is rolling out their new peaches & cream cake ($550) just in time for Mother’s Day, and for a limited time only! Featuring a medley of summer flavours, including peach jam and vanilla whipped cream, this cake is available by the slice as well, along with other flavours like red velvet, banana cream pie, and key lime, if you can’t decide what to choose!
Delivery cost: Starting from $40
Butter, 52–56 Staunton Street, Central (pick-up only) | (+852) 2670 2670
Mothers show their love to us in a multitude of ways, so why would we limit the number of gifts we give them to show our gratitude? Jouer has curated a series of gifting options alongside their baked selections, including a partnership with sustainable fashion brand Tomorrow by Daydream Nation. Choose from the Mother’s Day Panier ($880), a gift basket that comes with lavender madeleines, floral macarons, and add-on lifestyle gifts; the Blush ($680), a four-layered naked cake with a bouquet of yellow flowers with hints of white and pink; or the Violette ($680), which features stronger pink and purple tones. Jouer also has a macaron glass box set (starting from $200 for six) or some adorable succulent-styled cupcakes!
Delivery cost: Starting from $100
Jouer, 1 Sau Wah Fong, Wan Chai | (+862) 2528 6577
Vive Cake Boutique is launching their Jardin de Fleur collection to help you celebrate your mum! Aside from their normal slate of beautiful cakes, this collection houses two limited-edition cakes: Queen’s Meadow ($1,200), a rose-adorned design with a choice of Earl Grey cake with Earl Grey cream cheese or red velvet buttercake with cream cheese, and Madame Citron ($880), a light yet fluffy lemon chiffon cake with lemon custard and almond meringues, and decorated with yellow flowers. If neither of the above catches your mum’s fancy, there’s always the staple line of celebration cakes, featuring Smitten With You ($850), a whimsical treat of pastel colours, soft meringues, and macarons in a variety of flavours.
Delivery cost: $200
Vive Cake Boutique, Shop 3, 1/F, H Queen’s, 80 Queen’s Road Central, Central | (+852) 9602 2869
One of the founding principles of The Cakery is to provide dessert options for all diets and allergic restrictions, thus inspiring their line of gluten-free, sugar-free, vegan-friendly, and organic baked goods. For Mother’s Day, The Cakery is rolling out a new Mother’s Day cake ($980), which is dairy- and gluten-free as well as customisable. Adorned with pink fondant flowers, vegan frosting, and a dusting of silver, you can personalise the cake to your mum’s favourite flavour! And if you’re looking for a Mother’s Day meal to go with your dessert, The Cakery is also offering a vegan picnic basket ($618) with dishes like red pesto sweet potato sandwiches and cauliflower salad—perfect for a day in the sun!
Delivery cost: Starting from $100; free Hong Kong Island delivery on orders over $1,000
In collaboration with New York fashion designer Rebecca Moses, Ms B’s Cakery is launching The Empress ($1,080) in homage to the power of mothers. This limited-edition cake features hand-drawn illustrations by Moses, laser-printed onto the cake, depicting fashionable and confident women around the world. Ms B’s Cakery is also highlighting their Say It With Flowers series with five newly created cakes to spice up the celebrations. Named after words of positive affirmation, cakes like One In a Million ($1,080) and Love ($1,080) will help you show some love and support back to your mum!
Delivery cost: Starting from $280
Sift, the Hong Kong cupcake staple, has delivered once again with their whimsical cupcake and cake designs. Bedecked in cute characters crafted from chocolate and edible beads, bring some joy and laughter to your family celebration with the Best Mom cupcake ($39), the Grandma cupcake ($39), or the Happy Family cupcake set ($125). And truly a compilation of all her favourite things, the Pretty Mum cake ($360) and Treasured Mum cake ($480) feature fondant designs of all of mum’s trinkets and pretty things. And of course, you can always go the familiar and traditional route of stocking up on red velvet cupcakes ($32)!
Delivery cost: Staring from $45
Phoenixes are typically known to represent loyalty, honesty, and a good heart, which, coincidentally, are all words to describe a good mum! Celebrate with Phoenix Sweets this year with their blushing pink Love You Mum buttercream cake ($500) and a Mother’s Day bouquet & cake combo set (starting from $1,148) in partnership with H.F. Flora. And hey, if mum is not a huge fan of sweet treats but you still want to blow her away, the cookie bouquet ($198) is an adorable option that goes perfectly with a cup of coffee!
Delivery cost: Starting from $150
Phoenix Sweets, Shop 03-205A, 2/F, Block 03, Tai Kwun, 10 Hollywood Road, Central | (+852) 3686 0915
We may not be able to travel to Paris this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t treat mum to the delectable pastries and baked goods that the City of Love is famous for! Le Dessert’s Mother’s Day special highlights the best of the bakery: meringues. Tuck into their heart-shaped pavlova (starting from $250), which features Chantilly cream and fresh fruits partnered with Le Dessert’s signature light meringue, and comes with a jar of homemade raspberry coulis and chocolate tag for custom messaging.
Delivery cost: Staring from $50
Bring class and decadence to your Mother’s Day celebrations with The Peninsula Boutique as they roll out a selection of themed sweet treats to please your mum. The Peninsula’s Jam Art cake (starting from $598) is sure to bring laughter to the table with its whimsical design, whereas the chocolate-filled Sweet Affection cake (starting from $888) will end your celebrations on a sweet and boozy note, as it comes with a bottle of Peninsula Deutz Champagne to toast the most important lady in your life.
Delivery cost: Starting from $250; free delivery over $2,000
The Peninsula Boutique, 22 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui | (+852) 2696 6969