dominique ansell london Global Gourmet: Chef Dominique Ansel Bakery Brings French Flair and New York Flavour to London EAT LOVE SAVOR International luxury lifestyle magazine and bookazines
Fine Restaurants,  Food and Beverage

Global Gourmet: Chef Dominique Ansel Bakery Brings French Flair and New York Flavour to London

Chef Dominique Ansel

Chef Dominique Ansel opened the doors to his first Europe-based bakery in London. Bringing some French flair and New York flavour across the pond, the menu features a range of signature pastries from the original New York bakery, such as The Cronut®, DKA (Dominique’s Kouign Amann), The Cookie Shot and Frozen S’mores.

More than 30% of the creations at Dominique Ansel Bakery are made exclusively for London. “It’s important for us not just to cut and paste, but showcase the talent of our team and the local inspirations we get for every bakery. We spent over half a year developing our London-only items, and can’t wait to reveal them,” says Dominique. Highlights include the Banoffee Paella, “After The Rain” Mousse Cake, Salted Honey Tart, Eton Mess Lunchbox and Welsh Rarebit Croissant (details below).

dominique-ansell-london - eat love savor luxury lifestyle magazine
Dominique Ansell London – Photo Dominique Ansell

Dominique Ansel is chef patron of Dominique Ansel Bakery in Soho, NYC (2011), Dominique Ansel Kitchen in the West Village, NYC (2015) and Dominique Ansel Bakery Japan, Tokyo (2015). Perhaps what has most widely been reported is Ansel’s creation of the Cronut®, a croissant and doughnut hybrid that TIME magazine named one of the “Best Inventions of 2013.” In 2014, Dominique was awarded the James Beard Award for “Outstanding Pastry Chef”, named one of Crain’s “40 Under 40” and Vanity Fair France’s “50 Most Influential French in the World.” He also won the prestigious l’Ordre du Mérite Agricole. Prior to opening his first bakery, Dominique was Executive Pastry Chef of Daniel Boulud’s 3 Michelin star restaurant Daniel in NYC.

dominique-ansell-after-the-rain - eat love savor luxury lifestyle magazine
After the Rain Mousse Cake – Photo Dominique Ansell

The shop is a two-story building with the bakery on the first floor and pastry kitchens on the second, where everything is produced fresh daily on-site. Upon entering the bakery, guests are welcomed with an open kitchen allowing them to interact with and watch chefs working in front of them. A seating area features high top tables for those joining for a quick bite, and cozy banquettes in the back of the space for those staying longer. A year-round outdoor courtyard features a fully retractable roof and a vertical garden canopied by fresh flowers. Artwork created by graphic artist Vahram Muratyan decorates the space, celebrating the English countryside.

hot-smoked-duck-with-lentils-dominique-ansell - eat love savor luxury lifestyle magazine
Hot Smoked Duck with Lentils – Photo Dominique Ansell

Elizabeth Street is one of the finest retail destinations in London with a wealth of designer boutiques and independent brands including Jenny Packham, milliner Philip Treacy, denim specialist Donna Ida and pet experts Mungo & Maud. Belgravia is home to a range of sought-after food brands including Peggy Porschen, Rococo Chocolate, Mosimann’s and The Thomas Cubitt.

CONTACT Dominique Ansel Bakery London is located at 17-21 Elizabeth Street, London SW1W 9RP. The website is For updates follow @dominiqueansellondon #DABLondon #DominiqueAnselLondon.

Share this:

EAT LOVE SAVOR® is a different kind of luxury lifestyle magazine and bookazine for lovers of timeless luxuries. We are a mix of inspiration and teaching about true luxury. We convey taste and elegance. And inspire you to be a part of an elegant lifestyle. Both an online magazine and a luxury print bookazine - a collectible, timeless coffee-table publication designed with a high quality, artistic sensibility & zero advertising. Our online magazine is blog style. Our very special high end book-style magazine is unlike any magazine you've ever seen or experienced! A timeless immersive luxury experience with content relevant years after publication. EAT LOVE SAVOR® is named on the Top 5 Luxury Magazines (Notable Consideration) a list that includes Bloomberg and listed in the Top 10 Best Sites for Luxury, a list that includes Louis Vuitton and Dolce and Gabbana; Listed as a top luxury lifestyle magazine to follow 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!