‘Health’ and ‘dessert’ don’t often feature in the same sentence, but given our affinity for everything sweet and chocolaty and crusty {read fat}, we’re going to make it happen.

Here’s a list of places to head to when your sweet tooth needs some satiating and your weighing scale says no.

F.A.T. Chef

F.A.T. Chef does flour-free desserts {they instead use rajma, brown rice, quinoa, water chestnut, zucchini and even tori} using a sugar alcohol called Erythritol which gets flushed out by the body naturally. Order their Black Velvet Cake, Banana Walnut Cake, Chocolate Eclair and Blueberry Cheesecake.

Where: Shop 28, Meherchand Market, Lodhi Colony

Nearest Metro Station: JLN Stadium

Contact: 011 24656798

Price: INR 1,400 for two {approx.}

Find them on Facebook here.

Georgia Dakota

1267440_429099663955316_1187337797962773701_oFor wholesome ingredients and great taste, look no further than Georgia Dakota. Special shoutout to the Orange Cranberry Cake Loaf, Lemon Pistachio Cake and Chocolate Zucchini Cake.

#LBBTip: You can also score some great granola here for your brekkie and mid-day snacking needs.

Where: Shop 5, D Block Market, Vasant Vihar

Nearest Metro Station: Chattarpur/Hauz Khas

Contact: +91 9910549997

Price: Starting at INR 650 for 450 grams of granola, INR 750 for a 9-inch cake loaf

Find her on Facebook here.


chai pudTo Be Healthy {TBH} does a killer Chia Pudding available in two flavours: Banana Kiwi and Mixed Berry. This is ideal for those looking to add protein to their diets as it’s full of countless chia seeds.

Where: Order online here {Delivery only}

Price: INR 180 for Chia Pudding

Follow them on Instagram here.

Healthy Routes

12710699_965491123487907_1661673643226671910_oHealthy Routes has a menu full of low-cal foods and their dessert section is no exception. Choose from Dark Chocolate Mousse, Banoffee Pie, Chocolate Fudge Brownie and Phirnee. Their chef’s secret? He uses sugar substitutes, wheat fibrous biscuits and low fat cream.

Where: C-24, Middle Circle, Connaught Place

Nearest Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk

Contact: +91 9250065555

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 10am – 10pm


This new cafe situated on the Kotla road has a beautiful section called Skinnylicious Desserts. We hear the Brown Sugar Pan-Tossed Apple Tart is the shiz. Other options include Wholewheat Carrot Cake, Fresh Fruit Compote Tartlet and Lemon Tartlet.

Where: A-272, Ground Floor, Defence Colony

Nearest Metro Station: Lajpat Nagar/ Green Park

Contact: 011 41554000

Price: INR 650 for two {approx.}

Timings: 11am – 11pm


browniesThe quaint Getafix in GK 1’s M-block market boasts of a bunch of healthy smoothies, snacks and desserts. The highlights include the Lime Pie, Sugar-Free Brownie and Carrot Cake.

Where: M-15, M Block Market, GK1

Nearest Metro Station: Kailash Colony

Contact: 011 49064141

Price: INR 1,000 for two

Timings: 10am – 10pm

Gyms Kook

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This gem of a cafe in Punjabi Bagh offers a very wide range of healthy food. For dessert, they’re serving Blueberry No Cheese Cake, Banoffee Pie, Low Fat Sago Pudding, Wine Mousse Cake and Tiramisu.

We don’t know how they do it, but we’re not complaining while we get to eat our cake and have it too.

Where: 42, North West Avenue, Club Road, Punjabi Bagh

Nearest Metro Station: Punjabi Bagh

Contact: 011 47904790

Price: INR 800 for two {approx.}

Timings: 8.30am – 11pm

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