Who doesn’t love a sweet and fluffy oven-baked muffin? Yes, we’re talking about delicious muffins. Breakfast, tea time, dessert? Any time is a good time to indulge in this cake and, as we celebrate Muffin Day this week, you can’t miss these six local bakeries where you’ll taste some of the best in town with inventive ingredients and flavors such as corn, churro, banana, vanilla.
Labeling themselves a “healthy pleasure,” this vegan, gluten-free, and keto-friendly cafeteria and bakery will help you celebrate Muffin Day without the guilt. Try the churro muffin made with almond flour and monk fruit, or the banana muffin with almond flour, walnut, and chocolate with no added sugar. Their menu is completely dairy-free.
Av. Chapultepec 392, Roma Norte, Cuauhtémoc
T. 55 5941 4825
Chef Sonia Arias offers an exquisite muffin at her haute patisserie in Polanco. Made from peanut butter and almond flour with a rich chocolate center sweetened with agave honey. There are also gluten-free options on request.
Newton 88, Polanco, Miguel Hidalgo
T. 56 2044 6376
One of Polanco’s favorite health food spots has introduced their flourless vegan banana muffin with an oat base and bittersweet chocolate chips. Enjoy this treat as part of the breakfast combo or in a box of your favorite vegan pastries, which can also include a matcha cookie or a keto brownie.
Virgilio 8-Local A, Polanco, Miguel Hidalgo
Once again, Rosetta takes one of the top spots for best bakeries in CDMX, now with its corn and ricotta muffin. And the most original part? The presentation. Instead of those typical red paper wrappers, your muffin is served in a corn husk. We recommend keeping an eye on their social media, because they launch seasonal muffins, including gluten-free options.
Colima 179, Roma Norte, Cuauhtémoc
T. 56 1524 5162
Bakers has been dedicated to artisanal bakery and pastries using traditional recipes since 2015. But this season they decided to step into new territory and have presented the so-called chocolate cruffin. A combination croissant-muffin, who can resist?
Félix Cuevas 326, Tlacoquemécatl del Valle, Benito Juárez
T. 55 2589 3871
Founded in 1927, this iconic bakery is known for its showcase pastries and sandwiches. But one of the favorites continues to be the American muffin in the classic vanilla flavor. While you’re there, it’s worth checking out the cajeta pound cake, brioche, or any of their other delicious Danish pastries.
Av. 16 de septiembre 18, Centro, Cuauhtémoc
T. 55 5130 2970