5 Dessert Houses For Your Valentine’s Date Weekend

Have your post-Valentine’s date in one of these sweet spots in the metro.

  • Le Petit Souffle
Photo from Le Petit Souffle official

Le Petit Souffle is known for its Japanese-French inspired dishes and their dessert fusions are playful and unexpected. They have classic soufflés, soufflé pancakes as well as parfaits – sort of like the adult and more refined version of your favorite childhood treats.


Third Floor, Century City Mall, Kalayaan Avenue, Poblacion, Makati and SM Megamall

  • Poison Doughnuts
Photo by Jovel Lorenzo

Poison Doughnuts is the newest dessert concept by Chef Miko Aspiras and Chef Kristine Lotilla. The two chefs promise to give its customers a “deadly” dose of sugar high with their artisanal donuts made with sourdough brioche. Pick your poison from its 7 flavors: Garam Marsala with spiced sugar, Vanilla Glaze, Salted Dark Chocolate, Blueberry Glaze, Egg Custard Brulee, Blueberry Lemon, and Boston Cream.


Karrivin Plaza, 2316, Chino Roces Ave, Makati


  • Gelatofix
Photo by Jovel Lorenzo

Gelatofix offers cold sweets to help you get your gelato cravings fixed. Using only natural ingredients, Gelatofix offers a unique way to enjoy a gelato by way of its gelato sushi – ‘nigiri’ and ‘sushi rolls’ made with gelato and fondant infused with Japanese flavors like wasabi. Also a must-try is their Magic Boxx like the Toast Amarena-lato: thick toasted bread with a pool of gianduia chocolate sauce and mixed seasonal fruits in cream served on a wooden serving board.

BGC Corporate Center, 30th Corner 11th Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City


  • Braska

    Photo by Jovel Lorenzo

Braska is a modern Filipino bistro that offers nostalgic dishes with a twist. Aside from main dishes like Kansi and Prawns in Aligue, Braska also features desserts infused with Filipino flavors like the Choc-Nut Cake, which is topped with pieces of the popular peanut milk chocolate, and French macarons such as the Salted Egg macaron.  

1669 Bocobo St, Malate, Manila

  • Xocolat
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For chocolate lovers, Xocolat is the “OG” chocolate place in the metro. Xocolat offers cakes, brownies, drinks and coffee that are perfect for couples who have sweet tooth. Classic favorites include the Flourless Xocolat Cake and Gourmet Brownie.


172 B. Gonzales, Lungsod Quezon and Greenhills G/F GH Promenade Greenhills, San Juan