Dainty and delectable, with colorful meringue shells and a creamy layer of ganache, buttercream or jam fillings inside, there is no other dessert that comes close to macaron in terms of taste and aesthetic appeal. Here’s where to go in Hong Kong to get some of the very best macarons around.
You may only know Jouer for their beautiful tiered cakes, but they also offer a selection of handmade macarons. With their colorful and delicious macarons, the team at Jouer strives to please your taste buds with everything from creative flavors like Hong Kong Milk Tea and Horlicks to the seasonal and unique tastes, like Apple Toffee Marshmallow and Pumpkin Pie.
Shop LG23, Lee Garden Two, Causeway Bay, 3489 3903
At La Maison du Chocolat, making macarons is an art that requires chocolatiers and pâtissiers come together to create the silky chocolate ganache filling with its iconic crispy outer shell. Check out their superb box collection of handmade macarons featuring classic flavors like chocolate with raspberry, vanilla, coffee, and caramel.
Multiple locations across Hong Kong, 2196 8333
Pierre Hermé offers a wide selection of macarons with a blend of classic and unique flavors, all masterfully baked. If you visit, make sure you try the Pistachio Praline, Coconut & Lime, and Rose & Quince macarons!
Shop 2029, ifc mall, 1 Harbour View Street, Central, 2833 5700
If you want to sip artisanal tea in a warm lighting and luxurious atmosphere while enjoying a macaron, Tea WG is for you. Their macarons feature a smooth and crisp almond shell delicately filled with smooth ganache accented by notes of their signature teas. Our favorite here is definitely the 1837 Black Tea & Blackcurrent macaron, which has a distinct but not overbearing flavor, with a perfect crunch-to-chewy texture.
Multiple locations across Hong Kong, 2796 2828
Paul Lafayet has gained a loyal following because of its fresh and authentic pastries and desserts. Their classic macarons offer a decadent experience for everyone, with a wide selection of flavors to satisfy every palate. It is no surprise that their macarons are so popular since they have a perfect balance of crunch in the shell with a velvety filling inside. Some of our favorite flavors include: Crème Brûlée, Baileys, Mango Jasmine, Lychee, and Salted Caramel.
Multiple locations across Hong Kong, 2543 9800
Low-sugar, made with organic ingredients and freshly grounded almond paste, this French pâtisserie lives and breathes artisan macarons. Dalloyau has macaron boxes available in boxes of 9 and 16. Using premium ingredients for each one, you can choose from their many flavors such as Rose, Yuzu Chocolate, and Earl Grey.
Multiple locations across Hong Kong, 3185 8391
Le Salon De Thé de Joël Robuchon is a French pâtisserie café that creates bold and tantalizing sweets utilizing French methods and creative twists. They carry classic macaron flavors as well as more gourmet ones such as sesame, grapefruit, and pineapple.
Multiple locations across Hong Kong, 2166 9088