Help me find... hot cross buns

Last updated 05 Apr, 2023

With Easter only a hop, skip and jump away, we’ve compiled a list of the best bakeries and cafes to source your favourite Easter treats, including a few not-cross bun options. Hop into one of these amazing locations!

Bakery on O'Connell

128-130 O'Connell St, North Adelaide

What’s better than a Hot Cross Bun you ask? You must try the Heart X Buns from Bakery on O'Connell - Hot Cross Bun dough, fried and filled with Nutella or jam. YUM!!! If you’d prefer the OG kind, they also sell the traditional fruit bun.

Perryman’s Bakery

54 Tynte St, North Adelaide

Stroll down Tynte Street in North Adelaide and you will find Perryman’s Bakery. Established in 1925, get your Hot Cross Bun fix here, with three different types of buns - plain, fruit & chocolate!

Dough (Adelaide Central Market)

Adelaide Central Market, 44-60 Gouger Street, Adelaide

Hop into Dough Bakery in the Adelaide Central Market for the tastiest sourdough fruit Hot Cross Buns. These babies sell fast, so pre-order to avoid missing out!

Haigh's Chocolate

  • Beehive Corner, 2 Rundle Mall, Adelaide
  • Adelaide Arcade, Shop 1/112/118 Grenfell St, Adelaide
  • Stall GO46 Adelaide Central Market, 44-60 Gouger St

Try something a little different this Easter! Haigh’s Chocolate has the cutest (and tastiest) dark Hot Cross Bun chocolates, that make for the perfect not-cross bun treat and gift.

Abbots and Kinney

78 Pirie St, Adelaide

Swing by Abbots and Kinney on your morning commute to work or Uni for a coffee and Hot Cross Bun.

Skala Bakery

Adelaide Central Market, 44-60 Gouger Street, Adelaide

Hop into the Skala Bakery in the Adelaide Central Market and grab your Easter goodies! Their Hot Cross Buns come in classic, chocolate and fruitless!


Myer Centre Adelaide, 14/38 Rundle Mall, Adelaide

Not into Hot Cross Buns? That’s okay. Shop Lush Cosmetics Easter collection, including the Very Happy Lush Easter Gift Box, featuring all of your fave bathtime goodies.

St Louis

  • 20 O'Connell St, North Adelaide
  • 19 Gouger St, Adelaide

What’s better than Hot Cross Buns? Hot Cross Bun flavoured gelati! St Louis is taking the Easter favourite to the next level with its exclusive gelati recipe. Be sure to check it out at their Gouger Street and O'Connell Street locations.