best coconut cake?
My brother's bday is saturday, and he loves coconut cake. Magnolia's version is pretty great, but I've gotten it for him in the past and I was wondering if there was any exceptional coconut cake in the city that I might be missing. Anyone know where to get the best coconut cake? Thanks!
401 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10014
Apple Cafe Bakery, 24 W. 8th St, in the West Village, has the best coconut cake I've had in ages.
They're open daily 7 am - 11 pm, 212 432 4300.
Apple Cafe Bakery
24 W 8th St, New York, NY 10011
Buttercup bakeshop has a really good one. 2nd ave and 51st i think.
from their website:
A yellow cake with coconut filling between the layers. Frosted with gooey meringue and topped with shredded coconut.
3 layer 9" $44
3 layer 7" $28
Buttercup Bake Shop
973 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10022
Also, ELi's on the UES has an incredible one as does Lady M
1411 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10028