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Looking for a Dong Phuong king cake but can’t get to the East? Here’s a list of places that have them.

Live on the Westbank but still want to get a Dong Phuong king cake? No worries.

by Mary Staes
January 19, 2022

Over the past few years, the popularity of the Dong Phuong King Cake has exploded. Brioche dough, cream cheese icing, it’s basically heaven in a slice.

One of the things that made it so elusive was that it was barely available at other locations except the bakery out in East New Orleans.

So we gathered up a list of locations released by the bakery itself on where they’d be distributing the best king cake in the city their famous king cakes:

  • A&J’s Coffee Bean – Baton Rouge
  • Jeanfreaus-Chalmette
  • Adams Street Grocery – Uptown
  • Killer Poboys – Downtown
  • Amore Bakery and Cafe – Gretna
  • Mr. Bubbles Sandwich House – Gretna
  • Bao Asian Market – Prairieville
  • Nesbit’s Poeyfarre Market – Downtown
  • Bo Tea Cafe – Slidell
  • Pho Cong Noodle & Grill – Covington
  • Bourree – Uptown
  • Pho Grace – Hammond
  • Caffe Latte Da – Harahan
  • Waveland Pharmacy – Mississippi
  • Flavors Snoballs & Ice Cream – Kenner
  • Zuppardo’s Supermarket – Metairie
  • Jazzy’s Pete’s Poboys – Slidell

Know somewhere else selling Dong Phuong king cakes? Let us know by email at [email protected] or on social media @VeryLocalNOLA.

Mary Staes is Digital Content Lead for Very Local. She works with our freelancers and crafts content for our social media platforms and website. Before Very Local, she worked with CBS affiliate WWL-TV as a web producer and weekend assignment editor for about 4 years. She has also handled broadcast coverage for 160 Marine Reserve training facilities while she served as an active duty Marine. As a native New Orleanian, she takes being "very local" to heart. She loves being intertwined with the culture and figuring out how there are less than two degrees of separation between us all, whether...

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