Dying to know where you can find the best, tastiest treats in LA for Valentine’s Day? Our friend friend Nastassia Johnson, the dessert expert behind award-winning blog and Instagram Let Me Eat Cake, is here to help!
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Known as Los Angeles’ most trusted source for all things dessert, Nastassia has a wealth of restaurant industry experience from operations management and business development to branding, marketing, and digital strategy. She started Let Me Eat Cake 7 years ago as a passion project and today she eats cake like it is her job… because it is!
“I’m always on the hunt for the best desserts in my own city or wherever I am traveling," she says. "Valentine’s Day is extra special when it comes to confections, and Los Angeles is whipping up amazing sweets for you and your special someone. I love to see how inventive bakeries get for holiday occasions.”
Go Ahead, Have Seconds
Whether you're looking to for the perfect sweet treat for your sweetheart, Galentine, or even just yourself, LA’s best bakeries have got you covered, and they're only a Lyft ride away.
Sidecar Doughnuts – Santa Monica | 631 Wilshire Blvd. 90401
“I don’t know about you, but the way to my heart is a good doughnut and Sidecar makes some of the best. To celebrate Valentine’s Day they have special Valentine’s Cake Doughnuts — vanilla cake topped with festive pink glaze and mini heart shaped sprinkles."
Milk Jar Cookies – Mid City | 5466 Wilshire Blvd. 90036
“If you're a cookie person, Milk Jar is your place! They have special Valentine’s day wrapping, and you can throw in some conversation hearts too to make things festive and cute.”
FrankieLucy Bakeshop – Silver Lake | 3116 Sunset Blvd. 90026
“By now you’ve probably seen the Unicorn Poop, that super cute meringue treat that resembles the emoji. Well, FrankieLucy is doing a Valentine's Day version of this: Cupid Poop. It's pink, pretty, and tastes likes strawberries and vanilla. They also have a Chocolate Covered Strawberries Latte available starting on Valentine’s Day. Yum!"
Clementine – Century City | 1751 Ensley Ave. 90024
“Clementine is a great place to grab sweets for a group, like their conversation heart cupcakes! They come in modern cute phrases like QT Pie and are a fun modern take on a childhood classic treat. They also offer more romantic treats like the S’Amore cake, delicious when all warmed up!”
Valerie Confections – Downtown LA | 317 South Broadway 90013
“Forget the dozen roses, rose petal petit fours are so much better! Not only are they as beautiful as a bouquet, but they are delicious as well. These petit fours are 4 layers of vanilla bean cake with rose petal passion fruit ganache that is covered in white chocolate and topped with a candied rose petal.”
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