Easter is almost here and that means searching for the best Easter treats in Calgary for the occasion.
This year, Easter Sunday falls on Sunday April 17, so there is just over a week to prepare for it.
We’ve simplified the legwork of knowing who has what and where to find it, letting you move around to find the best creations.
The Easter Bunny hides all the chocolate eggs, but this list reveals exactly where to go.
These are the eight best bakeries, boutiques and stores to find Easter treats in Calgary this year.
Ollia Macaroons + Tea
Chocolate cakes and mini caramel eggs, creme egg nests, bunny tails, etc.
Classically French but done with a modern twist, this popular spot is really going all out this Easter this year. There are so many inventive treats that taste great and look adorable, with adorable designs and punny names.
Address: 810C 16th Avenue SW, Calgary
Lina’s Italian Market
Mini Tiramisu with Eggs
Tiramisu is a classic Italian dish and made beautifully modern with Mini Eggs is a stroke of genius.
Address: 2202 Center Street NE
Address: #100, 4916 130th Avenue SE
Embossed sweet pastries
Easter cookies, carrot cake and more
The option to go big or small is here at Sweet Relief. Grab a huge carrot cake here that the Easter bunny would love, decorated with chicken meringues and mini eggs. There are also Easter cookies decorated with details perfect for hiding around the house.
Address: 120 13th Avenue SW, Calgary
Sweet enough bakery
Known for incredibly detailed and unique designs when decorating their candies, Pretty Sweet Bakeshop will be making the cutest bunny cupcakes this year with big ears and flower petals.
Address: 536 42nd Avenue SE, Calgary
Mini egg brownies
It’s not just mini egg brownies here, but these are definitely our seasonal favorites while visiting Sidewalk Citizen. Some have white chocolate feet on them, others have haystack egg nests…try them all.
Address: 618 Confluence Way SE, Calgary
4 inch baby cakes
This YYC spot still has the super popular four-inch baby cakes available, but right now they’ve specially made Easter ones to grab. Bunny ears, bunny feet, egg nests, etc. are also available with custom designs.
Address: 3919 Richmond Road SW #19, Calgary
craving for cupcakes
Mini egg and buttercream cakes
These deliciously baked cakes are made not only with buttercream, but also with a homemade recipe using mini eggs. There are also, of course, Mini Eggs perched on top of the cake for a colorful and flavorful topping.
Address: 1107 Kensington Road NW, Calgary
Address: 222-10816 Macleod Trail, Calgary
Address: 57 Crowfoot Terrace Northwest, Calgary
Address: 318 Aspen Glen Landing SW #106, Calgary
Mini egg cheesecakes, macaroons, egg nests, cookie kits, and more.
Yum Bakery has an extensive seasonal menu available now, with treats like cheesecakes, macaroons, nest eggs, hot rolls, and even a fun Easter cookie decorating kit to take home.
Address: 510 77th Avenue SE, Calgary