Valentine’s Day is the one of the best days of the year for a sweet tooth! However, many Torontonians are of a discerning nature and want something more special than just a cardboard box from the dollar store. Thankfully, numerous local bakeries and chocolatiers are up for the challenge offering creative and delicious options. Therefore, we have hungrily compiled a list of the best spots to buy sweet treats for Valentine’s Day in Toronto.

Downtown

Butter Baker

Where: 120 Dundas St. West, Toronto; 140 Amber St, Unit #10, Markham (home delivery also available)
What to get: Strawberry shortcake, artisanal chocolate bar, decorated sugar cookies
Website: www.butter-baker.com

Craig’s Cookies

Where: 483 Church Street, 1537A Queen St.West, 1581 Bayview Avenue, 908 Queen St. East (home delivery also available)
What to get: Valentine’s Mix (Red Velvet, Ferrero Rocher, Shortbread, “Toitles”, Mars, Sweet Lovin’ cookie flavours)
Website: www.craigscookies.com

Dessert Lady

Where: 1 Sultan Street
What to get: Red Hot Love Cupcakes, heart-shaped cakes and cookies
Website: www.dessertlady.ca

Eataly

Where: Manulife Centre – 55 Bloor Street West (home delivery also available)
What to get: Artisanal Italian chocolate and pastries
Website: www.eataly.ca

Pusateri’s

Where: 57 Yorkville Avenue, 1539 Avenue Road, Saks Food Hall Sherway Gardens – 25 The West Mall, Saks Food Hall Toronto Eaton Centre – 176 Yonge St. (home delivery also available)
What to get: Chocolate-covered strawberries, cakes by Dufflet, decorated cookies
Website: www.pusateris.com

Soma Chocolate

Where: 32 Tank House Lane, 443 King St. West, 77 Brock Ave (home delivery also available)
What to get: Valentine’s Tasting Kit with virtual tasting, chocolate hearts, chocolate truffles
Website: www.somachocolate.com

West End & Etobicoke

Bake Shoppe

Where: 1414b Dundas St. West (curb-side pick-up only)
What to get: Heart-shaped decorated cookies
Website: www.instagram.com/bakeshoppeto

The Candy Bar

Where: 849 College Street (home delivery also available)
What to get: The Valentine Love Box, Hearts and Kisses box
Website: www.thecandybar.ca

Dufflet

Where: 787 Queen St. West (home delivery also available)
What to get: Heart-shaped cake, decorated sugar cookies
Website: www.dufflet.com

Nadège Patisserie

Where: 780 Queen St. West, 1099 Yonge St., Richmond Adelaide Centre – 121 Adelaide St. W. (home delivery also available)
What to get: Chocolate animals, bonbons, macarons
Website: www.nadege-patisserie.com

Stubbe Chocolates

Where: 653 Dupont Street (home delivery also available)
What to get: Valentine’s Day Chocolate Survival Kit, Heart chocolate box, Heart bear
Website: www.stubbechocolates.com

East End & Scarborough

Bobbette & Belle

Where: 1121 Queen St. East, 3347 Yonge Street (home delivery also available)
What to get: Themed cakes and cupcakes, decorated cookies, homemade marshmallows
Website: www.bobbetteandbelle.com

Mary’s Brigadeiro

Where: 1912 Danforth Avenue (home delivery also available)
What to get: ‘Be My Valentine’ Brigadeiro Tart, brigadeiros in gift tin
Website: www.marysbsweets.com

Pâtisserie La Cigogne

Where: 1419 Danforth Avenue, 1626 Bayview Avenue (home delivery also available)
What to get: Heart-shaped chocolate box, macarons, cookies & cakes
Website: www.patisserielacigogne.com

Tori’s Bake Shop

Where: 2188 Queen St. East (home delivery also available)
What to get: Heart-shaped cake, cookie cake, hand pies
Website: www.torisbakeshop.ca

Midtown, North York & York

Bomou Artisanal Bakery

Where: 1636 Bayview Avenue (home delivery also available)
What to get: Heart smash box, Be My Koala, hot chocolate bomb
Website: www.bomou.ca

The Rolling Pin

Where: 1970 Avenue Road, Toronto
What to get: Valentine’s Day Heart Saying Cookies, Chocolate Fondue for Two, DIY Skillet
Website: www.therollingpin.ca

Short & Sweet

Where: 1945 Avenue Road, The Path – 65 Queen St. West (currently closed) (home delivery also available)
What to get: Cookiegram, cupcakes, brownie
Website: www.shortandsweet.ca

Sweet Flour

Where: Home delivery, pick-up also available by appointment at 130 Cawthra Ave. #105
What to get: DIY cupcake or cookie decorating kit, cookie cake, Cupid’s Collection gift box
Website: www.sweetflour.ca

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