Hari Raya Aidilfitri is around the corner and every Muslim in Singapore, just like all other Muslims around the world, are getting ready to celebrate this once in a year occasion. Singapore is famous for a lot of things: food, shopping, beautiful attractions, you name it! However, when it comes to Hari Raya celebrations for the Muslim community, stocking up piles of delicious Hari Raya goodies for their guests is one of the top items in their to-do list!
Once, it was quite a challenge to find halal goodies for Hari Raya. However with the rising number of both homemade and professional Muslim owned Halal bakeries all around Singapore, our Muslim friends have a much wider range to choose from, for their favourite Halal goodies. Without further ado, let’s look at our list of the best halal bakeries in Singapore. We have listed out the top 10 Halal Bakeries to get Hari Raya Goodies in Singapore. You can get all kinds of Hari Raya goodies like cakes, pastries, cookies, biscuits, tarts and desserts from these stores.
1. Cik Fah’s
At the top of our list is a 100% Muslim-owned, authentic homemade bakery: Cik Fah’s. Cik Fah’s is a small family business, with recipes passed down for 4 generations now. They are famous for their delicious and pretty looking cookies and pastries. In addition to their Pineapple tarts, Nutella cookies and cornflake cookies are also some of their signature items. You can find all sorts of top-quality Hari Raya Goodies at affordable prices here.
Cik Fah’s has been popular not just because of their great tasting goodies. They also pride themselves on their personal touch to each pastry as well as their excellent service. With their delicious products and outstanding service, they have been voted as one of the top providers of the Kuih Raya in Singapore.
2. Happy Halal Cookies
Coming up close is Happy Halal Cookies. With decades of experience and consistent innovation in their recipes as each year passes, they’ve come up with new bakes that are locally inspired while still sticking to the traditional and authentic taste of kuih raya we all know and love. They take pride in using only the freshest and most premium ingredients in their recipes. From their extensive range of unique cookies, layer cakes and raya snacks, they’ve managed to earn the hearts of many satisfied customers over the years.
They offer bundles for you to choose from, in sets of 5 or 10, so that you can mix and match some of your favourite hari raya goodies for a taste of each one.
3. Lynn’s Cakes
Another popular destination for Hari Raya cakes in Singapore is Lynn’s Cakes. They serve top-notch cakes of different flavours and sizes (from 6 inches to 12 inches). Dark Chocolate Heaven Cake, Rainbow Cake, Oreo Cheesecake are some of their popular cakes. You can also pre-order and get your desired cakes for different occasions from here. This Halal-Certified store, which opens 6 days a week except for Mondays, is famous for lowering the prices of their famous items during festive seasons. A trip to Lynn’s cakes may be well worth it!
4. Butter Studio
The overwhelmingly popular bakery, Butter Studio, have started taking the pre-orders long before the Ramadan season and you should order quickly if you want a taste of their special Hari Raya collection. Their handcrafted, top-quality goodies come in various sizes, shapes and packages.
They offer various egg cookies, cheese cookies, mocha-tella cookies & kueh bangkit all under $20. You can get them in bundles and gift them to your loved ones this Hari Raya!
5. Mother Dough
Mother Dough might be a new artisanal bakery in Singapore, however, their chief baker, Naadhira, is not a novice. She has 4 years of experience in New York before she started to bake some of the best-tasting pastries in Singapore.
Apart from their special Hari Raya collection, their Almond Croissant and Chocolate Almond Croissant both priced at $4, are their signature items. Different cookies and pastries are also available at 749 North Bridge Road, #01-01, Singapore, where Mother Dough is located.
6. Deli Maslina
If you’re looking for traditional items and goodies, Deli Maslina would most probably be the choice for you and they offer Halal goodies for the Muslims during Hari Raya. Some of the goodies they carry include Kuih Makmur($24), Kuih Sempret($17) and M&M cookies($20) among others. They also have special small sample packs for only $3 each as well.
During this pandemic, the famous Deli Maslina is providing pre-order and delivery services for their menu. They are also practising safe distancing and contactless deliveries for their customers’ safety.
7. The Tart SG
You don’t need to be a scholar to tell what this shop offers, tarts! This home baker is a specialized supplier of homemade tarts with three different flavours to choose from: Pineapple Tarts, Nutella Tarts and Ondeh-Ondeh tarts. If you want to be engulfed in the mouth-fullness of delicious homemade tarts, this is the right place to order from. Whether it is for gifting purpose or for your own needs, this is a perfect snack fit for a post-Ramadan indulgence.
Another Muslim-owned bakery to get your Hari Raya goodies from is Estee. Their collection of homemade cakes, pastries and goodies can compete with any professional shops out there. Fudgy brownies, cashew nut cookies and tapak kuda Nutella are just some the kuihs worth mentioning. They have already been taking pre-orders for Hari Raya so you better order soon if you do not want to miss the window!
9. Fitri Creations Halal Bakery
A recent addition to Singapore’s Halal bakeries, Fitri Creations Halal Bakery has all kinds of goodies you need for Hari Raya. Cupcakes, waffles, chocolate cakes or pastries in various flavours, they have them all. Some of their best-selling goodies include their ondeh-ondeh cakes, savoury pastry puffs and cupcakes.
They are a Muslim-owned Halal bakery which take custom orders as well. Be it for Hari Raya or a birthday celebration of your loved one, you may try ordering a custom cake from this bakery, which is in the Northern part of Singapore.
10. The Brownie Man
We end our list with a dessert shop, which serves brownies! While it is not yet a popular delicacy served to guests during Hari Raya, it is definitely on the rise. This might be an excellent time to try something new for a Hari Raya goodie. After all, who doesn’t like brownies?
We are talking about The Brownie Man. A Muslim owned, home baker to order your Hari Raya goodies from. Hazelnut truffle and chocolate chips are their two most popular flavours but there are also other flavours to try out as well. As they claim, “Our oven’s always on”. So you should make no delay if you want to try out their homemade brownies while it’s still hot!
We have never seen a year like 2020 in our life. The current COVID-19 pandemic situation has most certainly changed our views on society, life and celebration. With the lockdown in Singapore and in many other parts of the world, it has almost put a full stop to our everyday occasions. Celebrating Hari Raya Aidilfitri this year is no exception. Albeit so, to all our readers, we wish you Selamat Hari Raya and stay safe! We hope that with our list of the 10 Best Halal Bakeries in Singapore, you can finally choose some delicious Halal Hari Raya goodies of your choice from the many different bakeries around. Treat yourself to some amazing snacks this Hari Raya and support our local Muslim businesses in this current climate! Don’t forget to order soon and let us know about your experiences with them!