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8 drool-worthy chocolate cakes to try in Vancouver

Hanna McLean Jan 27, 2017 3:30 am 3,863

There isn’t much that is as satisfying as a big fat piece of chocolate cake.

Sometimes devouring a decadent slice of chocolate on chocolate is all you need to turn your day from bad to good. Here are 8 must-try chocolate cakes available in Vancouver.

1. Triple Chocolate Cake from Cacao 70

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Cacao 70 has a been a destination for chocolate lovers since it first opened. Its Triple Chocolate Cake doesn’t disappoint: chocolate whipped cream, chocolate sauce, and melted chocolate piled on the cafe’s triple chocolate cake.

Address: 1047 Denman Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @cacao70

2. Lavender Mocha Cake from Cadeaux Bakery

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This decadent chocolate cake from Cadeaux is filled with a light coffee mousse and lavender soaking syrup and topped with either dark Belgian chocolate mousse or chocolate Swiss meringue buttercream icing.

Address: 172 Powell Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @cadeauxbakery

3. Salted Chocolate Caramel Cake from Giovane Cafe

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The Salted Chocolate Caramel Cake from Giovane is a salted caramel and chocolate fudge-filled flourless cake. This cake can be purchased whole or by the slice.

Address: 1038 Canada Place, Vancouver
Instagram: @fairmontpacific

4. Warm Chocolate Cake from MARKET by Jean-Georges

The Warm Chocolate Cake at MARKET oozes gooey and delicious chocolate filling and comes with vanilla ice cream.

Address: 3rd floor of the Shangri-La Hotel, 1115 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Instagram: @marketjg_van

5. Chocolate Obsession from Sweet Obsession

A rich, dense chocolate truffle cake in the shape of a triangle, this cake is gluten free and can be purchased in 6-inch and 12-inch varieties.

Address: 2611 West 16th Avenue, Vancouver

6. Chocolate Marquise Cake from Thierry

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The Chocolate Marquise cake from Thierry is combo of hazelnut dacquoise, salted caramel, crisp praline, and chocolate mousse.

Address: 1059 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Instagram:  @thierrychocolat

7. Manjari Chocolate Cake from Thomas Haas

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This cake is a combo of Manjari chocolate mousse, Manjari chocolate cake, and Manjari creme brûlée, and it is only available for pick up in-store.

Address: 2539 West Broadway Avenue, Vancouver
Address: Unit 128, 998 Harbourside Drive, Vancouver


8. Devil’s Food Cake from True Confections

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True Confections has a whopping 6 different kinds of chocolate cakes on their menu, but one of the most droolworthy picks has got to be the Devil’s Food variety: chocolate cake, chocolate mousse, and milk chocolate ganache.

Address: 866 Denman Street, Vancouver
Address: 3701 West Broadway, Vancouver

Instagram: @trueconfections

Hanna McLean
Hanna is a Staff Food Writer at Daily Hive. She's lived on both coasts and has concluded that pizza tastes great no matter where you're eating it. She loves rap music, craft beer, and she probably has crumbs on her keyboard right now.

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