The best pastry shops in Barcelona to buy the Mona

Figuras de chocolate

Easter Monday is Mona’s Day in Catalonia, the most anticipated day for the little ones. The tradition tells mona is a gift the godparents to their godchildren.

Nowadays we can find monkeys of all shapes and sizes, with chocolate as the main ingredient. There are different types, but chocolate is the main ingredient. From Aerobús, we recommend some of the most famous pastry shops to buy the Easter cake.


L’Atelier de Barcelona is a pastry school with tasting. Every Easter season they make themed Easter cakes. This 2024, they have been inspired by children’s stories such as El Ratoncito Pérez, Puss in Boots, as well as other fantastic animals such as unicorns and dragons.


The Hofmann pastry shop is another of the most prestigious pastry schools in Barcelona. Also chooses a theme to make its Easter cakes. This year, the main cake is a collection of animals.


The Escribà pastry shop is one of the most famous and emblematic in Barcelona. Escribà’s style stands out for its creativity and the dimension of its sweet creations.

Oriol Balaguer

This year, chef Oriol Balaguer presents a collection of chocolate eggs inspired by architecture, nature and the animal universe..

Jon Cake

Jon Cake is famous for its cheesecakes. This year wanted to experiment with a crown of butter brioches filled with cream and, in the center, a chocolate egg..


If you are in Barcelona this Easter, we encourage you to enjoy this great gastronomic event.. Remember that Aerobús is in charge of taking you from the city center to El Prat Airport in just 35 minutes, every day of the year. Buy your Aerobús tickets. and enjoy the sweet Holy Week in Catalonia with our delicious chocolate cakes.