10 Outstanding Takes on Sans Rival to Order Right Now
Get this nutty, buttery dessert delivered to your doorstep.
(SPOT.ph) With a name that means “no rival” in French, sans rival is a truly unparalleled dessert. With layers of dacquoise (a.k.a. meringue with nuts, often cashews), rich buttercream, and more nuts, it offers a mix of crisp, crunchy, airy, and creamy in every forkful. And while you’ll find plenty of places that serve sans rival all over the Metro, there are a couple that stand out—and the good news is, you can get them sent straight to your doorstep.
Hit up these places for great sans rival you can get delivered:
Delize by Jill Sandique
Chef Jill Sandique’s Pistachio Sansrival (P1,500) is famous for a reason—it’s every bit as pretty as it looks, coming coated in a generous amount of chopped pistachios whose earthy green hue stand out against the off-white buttercream. It’s our favorite sans rival in Manila, thanks to its harmony between components. You can get it through food and beverage venture Coffeeglider—just send them a message, pay via BDO bank deposit, then book a courier to pick it up from their Pasig outpost.
For orders, send a message to 0966-213-9228 or to Coffeeglider’s Facebook page.
This famous bakeshop’s sans rival is for lovers of light desserts, what with its airy meringue layers and billowy buttercream. You can easily order for delivery through their website, which lets you pay via credit card, GCash, or GrabPay. You can also find Conti’s on GrabFood.
For orders, visit Conti’s website or find Conti’s on GrabFood.
Like your sans rival on the nutty side? Gay Vazquez’s Macadamia Sansrival (P650/half, P1,200/whole) is the one for you. It’s got a generous amount of rich, crunchy macadamias and a sweet, smooth frosting, which is why it’s one of our favorites in Manila. Prefer a classic bite? They also make Kasuy Sansrival (P500/half, P900/whole). Just call them up to place your orders, then book a courier to get it delivered to your home.
For orders, contact 0917-301-0615 or 8477-9737.
Cipriano Sans Rival
Not a fan of overly sweet desserts? Try Cipriano’s more-buttery-than-sugary Macadamia Sans Rival (P750/seven inches, P1,200/nine inches), which we can totally vouch for. They’ve also got sans rival made with cashews (P650/seven inches, P1,050/nine inches) and pistachios (P850/seven inches, P1,400/nine inches). You can order a cake by sending them a message or visiting their website.
The Chocolate Kiss Cafe
The Chocolate Kiss Cafe’s Sans Rival (P140/three-inch round cake, P580 for a 5.5"x7.5-inch cake, P1,050 for a 7.5x11-inch cake) has won over many a University of the Philippines student and alumni’s heart for its silky-smooth buttercream and crispy-chewy meringue wafers. You can place an advanced order by 12 noon of the day before your intended pickup date through this form, or order for same-day pickup from Wednesdays to Saturdays by giving them a call at least an hour in advance. From there, you can book a courier to get it delivered from their Fairview commissary straight to you.
For advance orders, check out this order form. For same-day orders, call 3430-4817, 8962-8269, or 0908-883-1396.
Mary Grace Cafe
Mary Grace Cafe gives classic sans rival an extra- crunchy twist with their Toasted Almond Sans Rival (P595/mini, P1,595/whole), which was formerly a limited-edition treat but is now part of their regular menu. Each cake is coated with flakes of almonds toasted just enough that their butteriness shines through. You can get your fix by ordering through GrabFood.
For orders, find Mary Grace Cafe on GrabFood.
Granda’s Sweets and Delicacies
Granda’s Sweets and Delicacies gives you great bang for your buck with their Sansrival (P215/small, P420/big), which also made it in our 2019 Top 10 Sans Rival list. We especially loved the cake's rich, velvety frosting and complemented with the crunch that comes from the nuts and the meringue. You can get same-day delivery by calling up their Quezon City branch to confirm the availability of your order, then paying via BDO or BPI bank transfer. You can then book a courier to pick it up from the Quezon City store.
For orders, contact 0933-853-9659. You can also check out their Facebook page.
Betty’s Sans Rival
Betty’s is adored by food lovers in Quezon City for their no-fuss, no-frills but great-tasting Sans Rival (P318/quarter, P618/small, P1,198/big) which is at just the right price point. They take orders for delivery via Lalamove and Grab—just fill up their order form, and send your payment via BPI, Chinabank, or Metrobank bank deposit, or through GCash or Paymaya.
This bakeshop specializes in all things sugar, and one of the offerings they’re known for is their Almond Sans Rival (P1,050), which is crunchy with nuts outside and chewy within. Coffeeheads will also want to try their Coffee Sans Rival (P995) to pair with their cup of joe. Prefer a classic cashew-based take on the pastry? Try the Traditional Sans Rival (P1,100). Just call up the branch nearest you for orders, or send Sugarhouse a message on Facebook.
For orders, contact 8898-1321 (Power Plant Mall), 8594-9482 (Greenhills Shopping Center), or 8400-8547 (Santolan Town Plaza) or message Sugarhouse on Facebook.
House of Sansrival
As their name implies, House of Sansrival specializes in sans rival—their Classic Sansrival (P600) is a simple yet stellar version with light yet crunchy meringue layers and a not-too-sweet buttercream. You can send them a message on social media to order, and pay via BDO or BPI bank transfer. They deliver via Lalamove and GrabExpress.