Gourmand Macaron & Friends

We’d planned to stop in Ladner to grab donuts, as an after lunch dessert, but they were sold out. Instead, we walked over to Gourmand Macaron & Friends, which specializes in macarons. They’re located in a random plaza next to a hair salon.

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We dropped in on a Saturday (around 1:00pm) and there was a small lineup outside. Service wasn’t the friendliest but it’s a tiny shop with a very limited selection.

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It’s essentially an order and go spot but two tables are outside if you choose to linger.

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There’s a small selection of pastries, bread and macarons along with a few drink options. 15 macaron flavours ($2.00 each) and two creative macarons ($3.00 each) were available.

Chocolate twist ($3.60)
DSC05220J bought a twist to eat right away. I sampled a bite; flaky, buttery and fresh.

6x Macarons ($12.00 for 6)
DSC05221We opted for the passionfruit/chocolate, earl grey/chocolate, matcha, mango, pistachio and black currant. All sounded great but we wanted bolder, stronger flavours. Favourite of the bunch was the black currant.

GM&F is a cute French pastry shop to check out if you’re in the area.

Gourmand Macaron & Friends
https://gourmand-macaron.com/
#106, 4857 Elliott Street
Delta, BC
(778) 809-1207