Unique Sweets Locations by City

Here are the best places to satisfy your sweet teeth in the country's top food cities.


The Hop Ice Cream Café
640 Merrimon Ave. #103 Asheville, NC 28804
Facebook: The Hop Ice Cream Cafe
Twitter: @hopicecream
Instagram: hopicecream

French Broad Chocolates
21 Buxton Ave. Asheville, NC 28801
Facebook: FrenchBroadChocoalteFactory
Twitter: @FBChocolates

32 South Lexington Ave. Asheville, NC 28801
Facebook: Nightbell Asheville
Twitter: @thenightbell

Ruth & Ranshaw
1207 Charlotte Hwy. Fairview, NC 28730
Facebook: Ruth & Ranshaw
Twitter: @RuthAndRanshaw
Instagram: ruthandranshaw


Camicakes Creamery
4500 W. Village Pl. Smyrna GA 30080
CamiCakes Creamery reinvents traditional southern desserts like red velvet cake and lemon meringue pie and turns them into ice cream cake sandwiches.
Facebook: Cami Cakes
Twitter: @camicakes

King of Pops
1079 North Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30307
They are transforming the simple ice pop into a frosty combination of real ingredients and unique textures fit for royalty.
Facebook: King of Pops
Twitter: @thekingofpops

The Little Tart Bakeshop
437 Memorial Dr. SE Atlanta, GA 30312
The Little Tart Bakeshop rolls out decadently traditional French pastries to a hungry crowd in Atlanta.
Facebook: TheLittleTart
Twitter: @TheLittleTart

Pie Shop
3210 Roswell Rd. Atlanta GA 30318
Pie Shop keeps with tradition and preserves the craft of pie making with southern favorites like Georgia Bourbon Pecan and Pineapple Chess Pie.
Facebook: Pie Shop
Twitter: @PieShopALT

Sublime Doughnuts
535 Tenth Street Atlanta, GA 30318
This “Doughnut Wonderland” is making doughnuts with a sweet potato dough and come in fun shapes with decadent flavor combinations.
Facebook: Sublime Doughnuts
Twitter: @SublimeDoughnut


Cake & Spoon
SFC Downtown Market 422 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX
This southern traditionalist is creating precious personal sized sweets so you don’t have to share!
Facebook: Cake & Spoon
Twitter: @Cakeandspoon

Capital City Bakery
1901 Rio Grande Street, Austin, TX 78705
A vegan peanut butter centric truck bakery that is spreading joy and peanut butter love in the form of whoopie pies, cupcakes to brownies all over the Capital City.
Facebook: Capital City Bakery
Twitter: @CapCityBakery

Churro Co.
1620 E Riverside, Dr
Ausin, TX 78741
Facebook: Churro Co
Twitter: @churroaustinco
Instagram: churrcoaustin

Cow Tipping Creamery
2512 Rio Grand St. Austin, TX 78705
Facebook: Cow Tipping Creamery
Twitter: @cowtippcreamery

Delish (closed)
209 West 3rd Street, Austin TX
In the heart of downtown Austin you will find this sweet shop baking up a storm of delicious southern decadence.

Dolce Neve
1713 S. 1st St. Austin, TX 78704
Facebook: Dolce Neve
Twitter: @dolcenevegelato
Instagram: dolcenevegelato

Elizabeth Street Café
1501 South First Street, Austin, TX 78704
Pick up Vietnamese flavored classic French pastries at this chic, modern café and boulangerie.

F&D Bakesale
306 East 53rd Street, Austin, TX 78751
Jump in line to try the sweets at this pop-up bakesale that is reinventing an American tradition.
Facebook: F&D Bakesale

Gelateria Gemelli 
1009 E 6th Street
Austin, TX78702
Facebook: Gelateria Gemelli
Instagram: gelateriagemelli

Lick Ice Creams
2032 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78704
The flavors of Austin will hit you with each lick of this delicious ice cream made with Texan pride.
Facebook: Lick Ice Creams
Twitter: @LickIceCreams

2322 Guadalupe Street
Austin, TX 78705
Facebook: Moojo
Twitter: @moojomoments
Instagram: moojomoments

Sweet Ritual
4500 Duval St. Austin, TX 78751
Facebook: Sweet Ritual
Twitter: @sweetritual
Instagram: sweetritual

Sugar Mama's Bakeshop
1905 S 1st Street 
Austin,TX 78704
Facebook: Sugar Mama's Bakeshop
Twitter: @SugarMamas
Instagram: sugarmamasbakeshopatx

Tiny Pies
5035 Burnet Rd., Suite 100 Austin, TX 78756
Facebook: Tiny Pies
Twitter: @TinyPies
Instagram: tinypies


Area Four
500 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA 02139

Clear Flour Bread
178 Thorndike St., Brookline, MA 02446
This European style bakery churns out fresh baked bread and pastries everyday with a focus on authentic techniques from Italy and France.
Facebook: Clear Flour Bread

Flour Bakery + Café
131 Clarendon St., Boston, MA 02116

Petsi Pies
285 Beacon Street Somerville, MA 02143

102 Franklin St., Quincy, MA 02169
This quaint Quincy shop is devoted purely to chocolate confections made from the best quality ingredients and treats crafted by artisan chocolatiers from around the world. Don't miss out on their frosted brownies or irresistible tartarugas.
Facebook: Purefections

1 Belmont St., Cambridge, MA 02138
Make your way over to this cozy Cambridge cafe for refined desserts that highlight exotic ingredients inspired by Turkish, Lebanese, and Greek cuisine.
Facebook: Sofra
Twitter: @sofrabakery

Tatte Fine Cookies and Cakes
1003 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02446
This quaint bakery began as a mere booth selling seasonal baked goods at local farmers' markets, but now you can get their very special pastries, cakes, and cookies from their charming shop just outside of Boston.
Facebook: Tatte Fine Cookies and Cakes

Union Square Donuts
20 Bow St., Somerville, MA 02143
Facebook: Union Square Donuts
Twitter: @UniqueSqDonuts
Instagram: unionsquaredonuts


Brown's Court Bakery
199 Saint Philip Charleston, SC 29403
Facebook: Brown's Court Bakery
Twitter: @brownscourt

Callie's Hot Little Biscuit
76 1/2 King St. Charleston, SC 29403
Facebook: Callie's Hot Little Biscuit
Twitter: @calliesbiscuits

Dixie Supply Bakery & Cafe
62 State St. Charleston, SC 29401
Facebook: Dixie Supply Bakery & Cafe
Twitter: @dixiebaker
Instagram: dixiecafe

Sweeteeth at EVO Craft Bakery
1075 East Montague North Charleston, SC 29405
Facebook: Evo Pizzeria
Twitter: @evopizza
Instagram: evopizza

76 Queen St., Charleston, SC 29401
Completely devoted to the lowcountry in all its glory, the goal at this Charleston mainstay is not to rediscover Southern cooking so much as to allow diners to experience the realities of local ingredients. Don't leave without trying their Sweet Potato Bread Pudding.
Facebook: Husk
Twitter: @HuskRestaurant

Peninsula Grill
112 N. Market St., Charleston, SC 29401
This historic restaurant is fashioned after a supper club of the 40's and 50's, melding the inviting warmth of Old Charleston with the cosmopolitan excitement of New York. Stop by for a refreshing Banana Panna Cotta Pudding or Double Chocolate Orange Bombe.
Facebook: Peninsula Grill

Sugar Bakeshop
59 1/2 Cannon St., Charleston, SC 29403
A bakery serving up treats as sweet as its name while still exploring the connection between food and southern culture.
Facebook: Sugar Bakeshop

Sweet Lulu's Bakery on Wheels
218 Scott St., Mt Pleasant, SC 29455
Facebook: Sweet Lulu's Bakery on Wheels
Twitter: @charlestonbaker

WildFlour Pastry
73 Spring St., Charleston, SC 29403
Known for its addictive ooey gooey sticky buns and cozy atmosphere, this charming neighborhood pastry shop also serves a killer chocolate cream pie and yuzu pot de creme.
Facebook: WildFlour
Twitter: @wildflourpastry


Angel Food (closed)
1636 West Montrose Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613
Satisfy your craving for those retro American sweet treats at this bright and funky bakery.
Facebook: Angel Food
Twitter: @Angelfoodbakery

Bang Bang Pie
2051 North California Avenue, Chicago, IL 60647
This quintessential pie shop is baking decadent pies just like your grandmother, except better.
Twitter: @Bangbangpie

Beaver's (@ The French Market)
131 North Clinton St. Chicago, IL 60661
Facebook: Beavers Donuts
Twitter: @BeaversDonuts

Black Dog Gelato
859 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
Hit up this hip, local gelati shop for handcrafted gelato and sorbet in unusual flavor combinations, along with sundaes, gelato cookie sandwiches, sodas, and other novelties.
Facebook: Black Dog Gelato
Twitter: @blackdoggelato

Cacao Sweets & Treats
122 Center Street Grayslake, IL 60030
Facebook: Cacao Sweets & Treats
Twitter: @cacaosbakery
Instagram: cacaosweetsandtreats

Chicago Diner
3411 North Halsted, Chicago, IL 60657
This Chicago landmark is creating classic diner desserts that taste so divine and decadent you wouldn't even be able to tell they're vegan.
Facebook: Chicago Diner
Twittter: @Chicagodiner

The Cookie Bar
2475 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614
Retro-fitted dessert paradise with a funky, relaxed vibe where you can gobble up creative cookies while listening to your favorite disco hits all day long.
Facebook: The Cookie Bar
Twitter: @cookiebarbakery

The Doughnut Vault
401 North Franklin St. Chicago, IL 60654
Facebook: Doughnut Vault
Twitter: @doughnutvault
Instagram: doughnutvault

Endgrain (closed until further notice.)
1851 West Addison Chicago, IL 60613
Facebook: endgrain
Twitter: @endgrainchicago
Instagram: endgrain

1220 W. Webster Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
You'll find beautiful, rustic, handmade pastries prominently featuring the freshest fruit at this bakery focusing on local, seasonal, and fresh ingredients with a decidedly French influence.
Facebook: Floriole
Twitter: @floriole

Lovely Bakeshop
1130 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60622
This bakery is baking up a little bit of southern comfort in the north with homey breakfast pastries.
Facebook: Lovely Bakeshop
Twitter: @Lovelybakeshop

Mindy's Hot Chocolate
1747 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60647
A marriage of contemporary food and desserts, this urban café is inspired by seasonal and local ingredients, many of which (as the name suggests) are paired with decadent, high-quality chocolate.
Facebook: Mindy's Hot Chocolate

1 E. Delaware Pl., Chicago, IL 60611
This modern, artistic boutique and bakery serves perfectly tailored cupcakes, making sure to show lavish flavor combinations, couture styling, and intense flavors.
Facebook: More
Twitter: @morecupcakes

Salted Caramel
5247 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60646
Challenging the idea of what makes for a sweet treat, Salted Caramel is creating confections, baked goods and frozen treats that are sure to please both your sweet and savory tooth.
Facebook: Salted Caramel
Twitter: @SaltedCaramel

Southport Grocery & Café
3552 North Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657
As a mecca for the finest food goods in Chicago this grocery store and café, is set up to experiment with these products to create smart, inventive, and most importantly delicious brunch items.
Facebook: Southport Grocery & Café
Twitter: @southportgrocer

Sweet Mandy B's
1208 W. Webster Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
This bakery is the epitome of childhood nostalgia with its kid-friendly atmosphere and old-fashioned sweets.
Facebook: Sweet Mandy B's

Vanille Patisserie
2229 N. Clybourn, Chicago, IL 60614
A gourmet French pastry shop that creates artful baked goods, calling on classic European traditions, but incorporating modern flavors for the contemporary palette.
Facebook: Vanille Patisserie

1400 South Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605
A small but focused menu provides for funky and creative waffle combinations, from flavor packed batters to toppings.
Facebook: Waffles Chicago


Cake Bar
3011 Gulden Ln #117
Dallas, TX 75212
Facebook: Cake Bar
Instagram: Cakebartrinitygroves

Hypnotic Donuts
9007 Garland Road
Dallas, TX 75218
Facebook: Hypnotic Donuts
Twitter: @hypnoticdonuts

Kate Weiser Chocolate
3011 Gulden Ln #115
Dallas, TX 75712
Facebook: Kate Weiser Chocolate
Twitter: @kateweiserchoc
Instagram: kateweiserchocolate

Melt Ice Creams
1201 W Magnolia Ave #115
Forth Worth, TX 76104
Facebook: Melt Ice Creams
Twitter: @melticecreams
Instagram: melticecreams

Stir Crazy Baked Goods
1251 W.Magnolia Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Facebook: Stir Crazy Baked Goods
Twitter: @StirCrazyBakery
Instagram: stircrazybakedgoods


Aiko Pops
1284 S. Pearl St. Denver, CO 80210
Facebook: Aiko Pops
Twitter: @aikopops
Instagram: aikopops

Fior di Latte
1433 Pearl St. Boulder, CO 80302
Facebook: Fior di Latte Gelato
Twitter: @fiordilatte_co

1160 Madison St. Denver, CO 80206
Facebook: Glaze Baum Cakes
Twitter: @GlazeBaumCakes
Instagram: glaze_baumcakes

High Point Cremery
215 South Holly St. Denver, CO 80246
Facebook: High Point Creamery
Twitter: @HiPointCreamery

Pizzeria Locale
1730 Pearl St. Boulder, CO 80302
Facebook: LocaleBoulder
Twitter: LocaleBoulder
Instagram: pizzerialocale

The Shoppe
3103 E. Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206
A cereal bar, bakery and funky hangout spot in Denver.
Facebook: The Shoppe
Twitter: @theshoppedenver

Sugar Bakeshop & Coffee House
277 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203
Hand crafted sweets made with care can be picked up at this local bakery and coffee shop, from morning hand pies to afternoon whiskey soaked bundt cakes.
Facebook: Sugar Bakeshop & Coffee House
Twitter: @SugarBakeshop

Sweet Action
52 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203
Sweet Action is playing with the boundaries of what constitutes suitable ice cream flavors, from their sour cream chive to their beer tasting flavors - there truly is some sweet action going on in this ice creamery.
Facebook: Sweet Action
Twitter: @Sweetactionic

Victory, Love & Cookies
3200 Irving Street, Denver, CO 80211
Kristy Greenwood is an artist when it comes to her cookie creations, from the shape, flavor to the texture - every aspect of her 40 plus cookies are curated.
Facebook: Victory, Love & Cookies
Twitter: @KristyGreenwood

Wooden Spoon
2418 W 32nd Avenue, Denver, CO 80211
Inspired to create the neighborhood bakery, Wooden Spoon has baked their way into the hearts of their customers by baking what they know and love.
Facebook: Wooden Spoon
Twitter: @woodenspooden


Champion Malasadas
1926 S Beretania St. Honolulu, HI 96826
Facebook: Champion Malasadas

Koko Head Cafe
1145C 12th Avenue Honolulu, HI 96816
Facebook: Koko Head Cafe
Twitter: @kokoheadcafe
Instagram: kokoheadcafe

The Pig and the Lady
83 N. King Street Honolulu, HI 96817
Facebook: The Pig and the Lady
Twitter: @thepigandthelady
Instagram: ichibanitsutsuboshi

Shimazu Store
330 N School St. Honolulu, HI 96817
Facebook: Shimazu Store

Via Gelato
1142 12th Ave. Honolulu, HI 96816
Facebook: Via Gelato
Twitter: @viagelato
Instagram: viagelatohawaii

Los Angeles

Afters Ice Cream
5708 E 7th Street
Long Beach, CA 90803
Facebook: Eat Afters
Twitter: @AftersIceCream
Instagram: aftersicecream

Beach City Baked Donuts
501 N Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach, CA 90277
A donut shop that creates artisinal baked donuts ranging from the familiar to outlandish, specialty Asian flavors.

Beachy Cream
395 Santa Monica Place, Suite 341, Santa Monica, CA 90401
A quirky ice cream sandwich shop with a hip coastal spin to the classic treat.

Bo Nuage
8010 Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90046
Facebook: Bo Nuage
Twitter: @bo_nuage
Instagram: bonuage

Buttermilk Truck
Los Angeles, CA
A traveling truck that brings homemade breakfast cravings to the streets of Los Angeles.

Cake Monkey Bakery
10844 Chandler Blvd. *Advance Orders Only*
North Hollywood, CA 91601
Facebook: Cake Monkey Bakery
Twitter: @cakemonkeyla

Cake Monkey Bakery
@ Olive & Thyme, 3821 Riverside Dr. *Select Product*
Burbank, CA 91505
Facebook: Cake Monkey Bakery
Twitter: @cakemonkeyla

Cauldron Ice Cream
1421 W.MacArthur Blvd
Santa Ana, CA 92704
Facebook: Cauldron Ice Cream
Instagram: Cauldronicecream

Churro Borough
1726 N. Vermont Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027
Facebook: Churro Borough
Twitter: @churroboroughLA
Instagram: churroboroughLA

Cool Haus
8588 Washington Boulevard, Culver City, CA 90232
Combine a cookie of your liking and choose from an incredibly delicious list of ice cream flavors and create your own artisinal ice cream sandwiches at Cool Haus.
Facebook: Cool Haus
Twitter: @COOLHAUS

Donut Friend
5107 York Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90042
Facebook: donutfriend
Twitter: @donutfriend
Instagram: donutfriend

Donut Man
915 E Route 66, Glendora, CA 91740
The perfect union of fresh and fried, this widly popular Donut Man fills his irresistible donuts to the brim with fresh fruit.

Flour + Tea
238 S. Arroyo Parkway, Unit 110, Pasadena, CA 91105
A tea shop that lures you in with their baked goods combining Taiwanese influences with American comfort.
Facebook: Flour + Tea
Twitter: @FlourandTea

8104 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Funky new donut shop that reinvents the traditional fried donut into a baked "faux-nut."

Front Porch Pops
4th Street Market -201 E 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Facebook: Front Porch Pops
Twitter: @FrontPorchPops
Instagram: frontporchpops

1014 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404
A café and restaurant serving unique breakfast pastries and sweets like Cornmeal Cake, Quince Galette and Lemon Pistachio Cake.

More Than Waffles
17200 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91316
A quirky west coast restaurant that serves breakfast and lunch to crowds that come for their vast variety of waffles and pancakes.

Pot CaFe (@ The Line Hotel)
3515 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90010
Facebook: Eatatpot
Twitter: @eatatpot
Instagram: eatatpot

3156 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039
Popular L.A. bakery serving unique tea cakes, coffee cakes and excellent coffee.

2214 W Magnolia Blvd. Burbank, CA 91506
Facebook: Quenelle

624 South La Brea Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90036
Facebook: Republique
Twitter: @republiqueLA
Instagram: republiqueLA

Semi-Sweet Bakery
105 E 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 30014
This bakery takes the simple out of homebaked goods, eleveating everything they touch with bursts of flavor, from 7up poundcake to blueberry butter-drenched cornbread.
Facebook: Semi-Sweet Bakery
Twitter: @semisweetbakery

Short Cake
6333 W 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Take all the traditional American sweets you can imagine and turn them upside down, and you'll end up at this quirky all American bakery that'll surpise you with each and every bite.
Facebook: Short Cake
Twitter: @shortcakela

Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee
270 E. 17th St. #18 Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Facebook: Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee
Twitter: @SidecarDoughnts
Instagram: sidecardoughnuts

Snow Monster
5211 E 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA 90803
Facebook: snowmonsteroc
Instagram: snowmonsteroc

720 Virgil Ave. #4 Los Angeles, CA 90029
Facebook: Sqirl
Twitter: @SQIRLLA

Stan's Donuts
10948 Weyburn Avenue, West Wood Village, CA 90024
A neighborhood staple, this donut shop fries up all the classics as well as their special, decadently stuffed donuts.

Suck It Sweets & Treats
4361 1/2 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, CA 91604
This popsicle shop isn’t just creating frozen sweets, they're creating fully frozen desserts on a stick.
Facebook: Suck It Sweets
Twitter: @suckitsweetsLA

The Dirty Cookie
Union Market-2493 Park Avenue
Tustin, CA 92782
Facebook: The Dirty Cookie
Twitter: @DirtyCookieOC
Instagram: thedirtycookieoc

Vanilla Bake Shop
512 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Cute little bakery where you'll find exquisite mini cupcakes, cake pops and parfaits.

Valerie Confections (@Echo Park)
1665 Echo Park Ave. Los Angeles, CA
Facebook: Valerie Confections
Twitter: @ValerieConfctns
Instagram: valerieconfctns

Xtreme Desserts
11990 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604
Classic desserts transformed into simple cookie sandwiches filled with complex flavors are just some of the sweet twists this Studio City establishment has to offer.


Brain Freeze Nitrogen Ice Cream
3905 NW 107 Avenue #104
Miami, FL 33178
Facebook: Brain Feeze Ice Cream Lab
Twitter: @brainfreezelab
Instagram: brainfreezeicecreamlab

Charlotte Bakery
1499 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
Family owned and operated South American-style bakery offering a variety of Venezuelan, Argentine, Chilean, Colombian and other Latin-American foods as well as a wide selection of European style desserts.
Facebook: Charlotte Bakery

Icebox Cafe
1657 Michigan Ave., Miami, FL 33139
This classic restaurant and bakery serves approachable and affordable food while using the finest and freshest ingredients. Stop by for some of the best desserts on Miami Beach.
Facebook: Icebox Cafe
Twitter: @iceboxcafemiami

Feverish Popsicles
NE 1st Ct., Miami, FL 33137
This fleet of eco friendly ice cream trucks and carts canvases Miami's hippest areas offering creative, cool and fruity treats to sun-kissed customers.
Facebook: Feverish Popsicles
Twitter: @FeverishMiami

Fireman Derek's Bakeshop
2818 N Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33137
Facebook: Fireman Dereks Pies
Twitter: @fdpies
Instagram: fdpies

The Forge
432 41st St., Miami Beach, FL 33140
An American icon in Southern Florida, this restaurant boasts an inspired farm-to-table menu and a lifestyle approach to dining. Look for their mango souffle, apple pie sundae, and pistachio layer cake with candied kumquats.
Facebook: The Forge
Twitter: @forgerestaurant

LA Sweetz
900 S Miami Ave #123
Miami, FL 33130
Instagram: lasweetzofficial

6927 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33138
This modern bistro boasts a laid-back approach to fine food by showcasing seasonal ingredients, local farmers and fisherman through delicious, accesible dishes and desserts.
Facebook: Michy's

The Salty Donut
50 NW 24th Street
Miami, FL 33127
Facebook: The Salty Donut
Twitter: @thesaltydonut
Instagram: thesaltydonut

Sweetness Bakeshop
9549 SW 72nd Street, Miami , FL 33173
Facebook:Sweetness Bakeshop
Twitter: @sweetnessbakes
Instagram: sweetnessbakes


Angel Food
86 South 9th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402
Angel Food bakery and coffee bar is constantly in action, watch them work on your way to work as you grab a baked good and flavor your coffee with house made syrups.
Facebook: Angel Food
Twitter: @AngelfoodMN

Mojo Monkey
1169 7th Street West, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Mojo Monkey is recreating classic dinner desserts into handheld donuts that are sure to perk up your tastebuds.
Facebook: Mojo Monkey

Salty Tart
920 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407
This sassy pastry shop is creating pastries with a mid-western flair that will be sure to win you over.
Twitter: @TheSaltyTart

Two Smart Cookies
181 Snelling Avenue North, St.Paul, MN
These two Minnesota State Fair winning bakers are whipping up cookies that taste just like home and their peanut butter hideaway is the star.
Facebook: Two Smart Cookies
Twitter: @TwoSmartCookies


Bang Candy Company
1300 Clinton Street, Suite 127, Nashville, TN 37203
Fall into marshmallow heaven at Bang Candy Company where marshmallow confections are created in every gourmet flavor you could imagine.  
Facebook: Bang Candy Company
Twitter: @bangcandyco

Las Paletas Gourmet Popsicles
2905 12th Avenue, Nashville, TN 37204
For a delicious refreshing frozen treat, stop by Las Paletas for a variety of fruit popsicle that tastes like they were just picked.

Olive & Sinclair Chocolate
1404 McGavock Pike, Suite C Nashville, TN 37216
Olive & Sincalir make the best hand crafted artisinal chocolates and brittles with a southern twist.
Facebook: Olive & Sinclair Chocolate
Twitter: @olivesinclair

Pied Piper Creamery
114 South 11th Street, Nashville, TN 37206
The quirkiest ice cream shop you will ever stumble upon in East Nashville - look for the purple house with the crowds of lines waiting to try some of their 100 plus creations.
Facebook: Pied Piper Creamery
Twitter: @Piedpipercreame

Sky Blue Café
700 Fatherland Street, Nashville, TN 37206
This hip Nashville brunch spot will definitely satisfy all your decadent pancake french toast cravings, all in one.
Facebook: Sky Blue Cafe
Twitter: @skyblueeast

New York City

A.B. Biagi
235 Elizabeth St. New York, NY 10012
Facebook: A.B. Biagi
Twitter: @ABBIAGI

86 East 7th Street, New York, NY 10003
It may be tiny in size, but this coffee shop has pastries that are packed with unexpected flavor combinations that balance sweet with rich and savory.
Facebook: Abraco

Ample Hills Creamery
623 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238
This small batch artisanal creamery based in Brooklyn is whipping up fun and fanciful flavor packed ice cream.
Facebook: Ample Hills Creamery
Twitter: @amplehills

Agora Plaza - 23-18 31st. St., Queens, NY 11105
Old fashioned Greek bakery bringing the flavors of the Mediterranean to New York from the baklava to the furniture.

359 Van Brunt Street, Brooklyn NY 11231
This modern bakery has reinvented American classics. From whoopie pies to brownies, there's always a twist.

Best Chocolate Cake in the World
55A Spring St., New York, NY 10012
It takes some serious gumption to dub anything the 'best in the world', but this bakery is devoted to perfection. Try their indulgent chocolate cake in both traditonal and bittersweet varities.
Facebook: Best Chocolate Cake in the World
Twitter: @TheBestChocCake

Bibble and Sip
253 W 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
Facebook: Bibble and Sip
Twitter: @bibbleandsip
Instagram: bibbleandsip

Bien Cuit
120 Smith Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211
A bakery that executes French pastry beautifully and consciously, cutting no corners to create the finest sweets.
Facebook: Bien Cuit
Twitter: @BienCuitBakery

Big Gay Ice Cream
125 E 7th St, New York, NY 10009
This fabulous spot is updating classic soft serve with funky flavor combinations, toppings, and inventive creations.

Blue Bottle Coffee
160 Berry St., Brooklyn, NY 11211
Urban roastery and coffee bar with California roots, serving slow drip brews and tasty housemade pastries.
Facebook: Blue Bottle Coffee
Twitter: @bluebottlenyc

187 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10023
Nothing could be more Italian than this small bomboloni shop offering a wide array of traditional and modern flavors.

Breads Bakery
18 E 16th St. New York, NY 10003
Facebook: Breads Bakery
Twitter: @BreadsBakery
Instagram: breadsbakery

Brigadeiro Bakery
156 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012
Facebook: Brigadeiro Bakery
Twitter: @brigadeirobakery
Instagram: brigadeirobakery

Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
513 Henry Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Take a traditional soda shop and combine it with the progressive mind of Peter Freeman, and you get a funky, modern collection of housemade nostalgic fountain treats.
Facebook: Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
Twitter: @BrooklynFarmacy

Brooklyn Kolache Company
520 Dekalb Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11205
Facebook: Brooklyn Kolache Company
Twitter: @brooklynkolache
Instagram: brooklynkolache

120 Hudson St., New York, NY 10013
Classic American food served in a comfortable and cozy atmosphere with homemade pies like grandma used to make.
Facebook: Bubby's
Twitter: @bubbys

Butter & Scotch
currently at: Brooklyn Flea/Smorgasburg: 80 North 5th Street at Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Butter & Scotch brings together baked goods and booze for those who like to have their cake and a drink with it too.
Twitter: @DrunkBakers

Canele by Celine
400 E 82nd St. New York, NY 10028
Facebook: Canele by Celine
Twitter: @CanelebyCeline

224 West 4th St. New York, NY 10014
Facebook: Chalait
Twitter: @chalaitnyc
Instagram: chalaitnyc

The Chocolate Room
269 Court St., Brooklyn, NY 11231
A chocoholic's paradise, this charming dessert café offers home made desserts accompanied by a selection of fine wines and coffees with an ambience as dark and rich as its sweets.
Facebook: The Chocolate Room
Twitter: @ChocolateRoomBK

Clementine Bakery
299 Greene Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238
A vegan bakery that creates all sorts of fruit infused pastries from quick breads to scones, they pack major flavor into each bite.

Cookie Road
94 Franklin St., Brooklyn, NY 11222
Groovy little cookie joint that began as an artistic and creative baking experiment offering a variety of hand-crafted cookies as well as sandwiches, cakes, pastries, and coffee.
Facebook: Cookie Road

321 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215
An Italian creperie that serves up authentic crespellas and espresso.
Facebook: Crespella
Twitter: @Crespella

Culture: An American Yogurt Company
331 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215
A yogurt company that is creating decadent desserts out of your morning ritual, from fresh to frozen to drinkable - they cover all the bases of delicious yogurt creations.
Facebook: Culture NY
Twitter: @cultureny

Daly Pie
665 Vanderbilt Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Facebook: Daly Pie
Twitter: @DalyPies
Instagram: dalypies

Darling Coffee
4961 Broadway, New York, NY 10034
Get your morning cup of coffee along with the deliciously hand crafted sweets that'll be sure to make for a great start to your day.
Twitter: @darlingcoffeeny

Do Cookie Dough Confections
37 2nd Ave
New York, NY 10016
Facebook: Cookie Do nyc
Twitter: @cookieDonyc
Instagram: cookiedonyc

Dolce Vizio Tiramisu (closed)

Dominique Ansel Bakery
189 Spring Street, New York, NY 10012
Hundreds camp outside the Soho spot for the world famous Cronut and to try Dominique Ansel's other faniciful dessert fusions.
Facebook: Dominique Ansel Bakery
Twitter: @DominiqueAnsel

Dominique Ansel Kitchen
137 7th Avenue South New York, NY 11205
Facebook: Dominique Ansel Kitchen
Twitter: @dominiqueansel
Instagram: dominiqueansel

Donna Bell's Bakeshop
301 West 49th St. New York, NY 10019
All the goods at this bakeshop are inspired by the Southern Belle - Donna Bell. Expect to find the best of the south in the form of sweet bars, muffins and other baked delights.
Facebook: Donna Bell's Bakeshop
Twitter: @donnabells

Donut Diva
4009 30th Avenue
Astoria, NY 11103
Twitter: @donutdivany
Instagram: donutdivany

305 Franklin Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205
Dough is the epitome of donut heaven, inspired by her Mexican heritage she pushes the flavor combinations into the land of the exotic with hibiscus, passion fruit and even horchata.
Facebook: Dough
Twitter: @DoughBrooklyn

Doughboy Bakeshop
535 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014
A classic American bakery that puts twists on your mom's baked goods that you craved as both a child and adult.

Doughnut Plant
379 Grand Street, New York, NY 10012
At the Legendary Doughnut Plant, Mark Israel makes his signature square doughnuts and be prepared to be blown away by his sophisticated alternative to the doughnut hole: the doughnut seed.
Facebook: Doughnut Plant NYC
Twitter: @DoughnutPlantNY

Chelsea Market, 425 West 15th Street, New York, NY 10011
Old-school mini doughnuts made fresh to order are all the rage, the 15 different kinds of flavored sugars let you customize your own for a bite that has your name all over it.
Facebook: Doughnuttery
Twitter: @doughnuttery

60 Mulberry St
New York, NY 10013
Twitter: @myeggloo
Instagram: myeggloo

Elsie's Parlor
667 Classon Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11216
Facebook: Elsie's Parlor
Instagram: elsiesbrooklyn

Empire Biscuits
198 Avenue A New York, NY 10009
Facebook: Empire Biscuit
Twitter: @empirebiscuit
Instagram: empirebiscuit

Francois Payard Bakery
116 West Houston St., New York, NY 10012
This charming bakery from pastry expert Francois Payard showcases its joie de vivre in the form of gorgeously decadent rolled cakes and other elegant pastries.
Facebook: Francois Payard Bakery
Twitter: @francoispayard

The Good Batch
936 Fulton St. Brooklyn, NY 11238
Facebook: The Good Batch
Twitter: @goodbatch
Instagram: thegoodbatch

The Harrison (closed)

Hail Mary
68 Greenpoint Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Facebook: Haily Mary
Instagram: hailmarybk

Hay Rosie Craft Ice Cream Company
204 Sackett St. Brooklyn, NY 11231
Facebook: Hay Rose Craft Ice Cream Company
Twitter: @HayRosieNYC

Hill Country Kitchen
1123 Broadway, New York, NY 10010
Though Hill Country may serve some of NYC's finest fried chicken, it's their housemade pies that shine through even brighter. From bourbon pecan and banana cream, to classic double cherry, there's no shortage of options.
Facebook: Hill Country Kitchen
Twitter: @hccchicken

Holey Cream
796 9th Avenue, New York, NY 10019
An ice cream donut shop duo that is sure to please with their DIY donut ice cream sandwiches.

Je & Jo
515 W 47th Street, New York, NY 10036
This shop is reviving the cookie dough and ice cream combo with new and inventive pairings served in nostagic pull-tab cups with wooden spoons.

Ice & Vice
221 East Broadway New York, NY 10012
Facebook: Ice & Vice
Twitter: @iceandvice
Instagram: iceandvice

Juicy Spot Cafe
109 Ludlow St. New York, NY 10002
Facebook: Juicy Spot Cafe

Kyotofu (closed)

La Boite
724 11th Ave. New York, NY 10019
A haven for lovers of food and flavor, La Boite is mixing exotic spice blends into equisite sweet biscuits.
Facebook: La Boite
Twitter: @laboiteny

380 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
To start your day with a little sweet sophistication head to Lafatette, a French-style bakery serving warm croissants, fresh fruit tarts and whimsical macarons.
Twitter: @Lafayette380

La Newyorkina
61 Commerce St. Brooklyn, NY 11231
Facebook: La Newyorkina
Twitter: @lanewyorkina

Levain Bakery
167 West 74th St, New York, NY 10023
This bakery creates deliciously simple morning treats that you simply can't start your day without.

Lezzetli Turkish-Style Ice Cream
(@ Columbus GreenFlea)
Corner of 77th Street and Columbus, Upper West Side
New York, NY 10024
Facebook: Lezzetli Ice Cream
Twitter: @LezzetliIceCrm
Instagram: lezzetliicecrm

Brooklyn Flea - 176 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11238 (SAT)
27 N. 6th St., Brooklyn, NY 11211 (SUN)
Find handmade treats made with simple, local ingredients at this small batch artisinal candy company with a focus on community-driven sustainability.
Facebook: Liddabit
Twitter: @liddabitsweets

Little Cupcake Bakeshop
9102 Third Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209
Take a trip back in time when you step into this cute vintage bakery whipping up nostalgic sweets like the new and improved blue velvet cupcakes.
Facebook: Little Cupcake Bakeshop
Twitter: @Littlecupcakeny

Lulu Cake Boutique
112 8th Ave., New York, NY 10011
This cute little bakery boasts an eclectic selection of oversized baked goods, artisanal cupcakes, handcrafted cookies, retro confections, charming breakfast pastries, artistic pieces of dessert, and elaborate custom cakes to order.
Facebook: Lulu Cake Boutique
Twitter: @everythinglulu

2 Lexington Ave. New York, NY 10010
The extremely popular Italian restaurant Maialino proves why you really must save room for dessert.
Facebook: Maialano
Twitter: @maialano_nyc

746 10th Ave. New York, NY 10019
Facebook: MOCU-MOCU
Twitter: @mocumocunyc
Instagram: mocumocunyc

Momofuku Milk Bar
207 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10003
A wonderland of sweet confections where cornflakes and potato chips find their way into cookies and pies worthy of worship.
Facebook: Momofuku Milk Bar
Twitter: @momomilkbar

211 Waverly Place, New York, NY 10014
Sweet Italian brunch served every weekend, make your way over to Morandi for their Pinza de Pane, Ricotta Fritters, Crespelle con Nutella, and Fazzoletti de Ricotta.

Morgenstern's Finest Ice Cream
2 Rivington St. New York, NY 10002
Facebook: Morgenstern's NYC
Twitter: @morgansternsnyc

My Sweet Brigadeiro
77 Battery Place, New York, NY 10280
This bakery brings traditional Brazilian treats to America. We're talking everything from sprinkled nibbles to whole jars full of their sweet chocolatey goodness.

Le Parker Meridien Hotel 119 W. 56th St., New York, NY 10107
Decadently sweet breakfast served to the kid-at-heart in an upscale diner setting.

59-02 Catalpa Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385

La Nueva Bakery
86-10 37th Avenue Jackson Heights, NY 11372

OddFellows Ice Cream Co.
175 Kent Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Chef Sam Mason is taking his molecular gastronomy background and concocting distinctive and scrumptious flavors ranging from inventive renditions of the classics to the delectably unconventional.
Facebook: OddFellows
Twitter: @OddFellowsNYC

31 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11222
Combining salty and sweet with a touch of spice elevates this bakery that is crafting treats that are sure to challenge your tastebuds.
Facebook: Ovenly
Twitter: @Ovenly

380 Broome Street, New York, NY 10013
At Papbubble you will find artisanal candies that look too beautiful to eat, but taste too good not to.
Facebook: Papabubble NYC
Twitter: @Papabubbleny

325 Bowery St., New York, NY 10003
Both an all-day bakery and a full-service restaurant, this homespun eatery offers a country dining experience with urban polish.
Facebook: Peels
Twitter: @PeelsNYC

People's Pops
425 W. 15th Street @ Chelsea Market Arcade, New York, NY 10011
This shop transforms locally grown fruits and herbs into creative and delicious hand-made pops and shaved ice.

5 Carmine St., New York, NY 10114
A modern dessert "bar" specializing in handcrafted gelato, sorbetto, and yogurt on a stick complete with kid-friendly customizable toppings and dips.
Facebook: Popbar
Twitter: @PopBarGelato

Raaka Virgin Chocolate
20 Grand Avenue Unit 201 (Factory Address), Brooklyn, NY 11205
In New York, chocolate is eaten unroasted and raw, and is infused with some very grown up ingredients.
Facebook: RaakaChocolate
Twitter: @RaakaChocolate

At Robicelli's don't expect just any average cupcake, compressing entire sweet and savory dishes into these iconic treats is their speciatly.
Facebook: Robincelli's
Twitter: @Robincellis

Roni-Sue's Chocolates
148 Forsyth Street New York, NY 10002

Rudy's Bakery & Café
905 Seneca Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385

The Salty Road
North 6th Street & North 7th Street @ the East River, Brooklyn, NY 11211
This place has reformulated the taffy of your childhood with hand aerated flavors, including bergamot, salty caramel apple, and classic vanilla bean.

Spot Dessert Bar
13 St Marks Place
New York, NY 10003
Facebook: Spot Dessert Bar
Twitter: @spotdessertbar
Instagram: spotdessertbar

95 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002
A gelatoria that is creating a cross breed of funky, chunky American ice cream and traditional Italian gelato.

241 East 10th St. New York, NY 10003
Facebook: Snowdays
Twitter: @snowdaysnyc
Instagram: snowdaysnyc

Stick & Pop (closed)

Stuffed Artisan Cannoli
Pop up locations in New York, NY
Reimagining the cannoli as the new eat-and-go treat of choice, this specialty shop blends unconventional flavors into one of Italy's most popular desserts.

Sweets By CHLOE
85 Bleeker Street
New York, NY 10012
Facebook: Eat by CHLOE
Twitter: @eatbychloe
Instagram: eatbychloe

Takahachi Bakery
25 Murray St., New York, NY 10007
Roll up to this Tribeca establishment for creative sweets that include a large selection of homemade macaroons, tons of matcha desserts, and a wholly unique orange wasabi mousse.
Facebook: Takahachi Bakery

Teaspoon Bake Shop
36-41 Bell Boulevard, Bayside, NY 11361
This modern bakery is whipping up classic Americana sweets with a twist.
Facebook: Teaspoon Bake Shop
Twitter: @tspoonbakeshop

The Doughnut Project
10 Morton Street
New York, NY 10014
Facebook: The Doughnut Project
Twitter: @TDP_NYC
Instagram: thedoughnutproject

Treat House
452 Amsterdam Ave. New York, NY 10024
This charming little shop is putting a gourmet spin on the crispy rice treat, with flavors loved by children and adults alike.
Facebook: Treat House
Twitter: Treathouseny

Treats Truck Stop
521 Court Street, New York, NY 11231
From a truck to "truck stop", this kid friendly neighborhood bakery is the mecca of all things peanut butter and sweet in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
Facebook: Treats Truck Stop
Twitter: @TheTreatsTruck

Underwest Donuts
638 W 47th St. New York, NY 10036
Facebook: Underwest Donuts
Twitter: @underwestdonuts
Instagram: underwestdonuts

Union Fare
6 E 18th Street
New York, NY 10013
Facebook: Union Fare
Instagram: unionfare

Wafels & Dinges
15 Avenue B, New York, NY 10009
An authentic crispy Brussels wafel or a chewy Liege wafel from the famed food truck Wafels & Dinges makes for the perfect pre-work pick-me-up.
Facebook: Waffles & Dinges
Twitter: @waffletruck

Waffle and Wolf
413 Graham Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Wolf down a waffle taco-style sandwich at this clever and sweet specialty eatery.

Various locations throughout New York City, San Francisco, and Las Vegas
Artisan sandwich shop with locations in some of the country's biggest cities, they've mastered the art of the handheld meal and even translated their sandwich know-how into a selection of scrumptious cookies.
Facebook: 'wichcraft
Twitter: @wichcraft

Wooly's Ice
89 South Street, New York, NY 10038
As light as air, frozen flavor is shaved into clouds of sweet and sometimes gooey goodness at Wooly's Ice.
Facebook: Woolys

Zucker Bakery
433 E 9th Street, New York, NY 10009
This picture perfect doiley decked bakery encompasses all Zohar grew up with and is now sharing with her customers in the form of cookies and baked goods.
Facebook: Zucker Bakery
Twitter: @ZuckerBakery


Betty's Speakeasy
2241 Grays Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146
A community hub for the best seasonally-inspired sweets, ranging from a variety of fudges to decadent cakes.

Shane Confectionery
110 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
A candy store that will trasnport you through time with toy candies, buttercreams and much, much more.

926 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Food everyone loves to eat, but painted in a new light. Don't miss their red velvet waffles and constant rotation of pie-inspired french toast.

Sweet Freedom Bakery
1424 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146
A specialized bakery inventing ways to provide everyone with allergy-friendly sweets that even those without allergies will love.


Fluff It Marshmallows
1034 N Gilbert Road
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Facebook: Fluff It Marshmallows
Twitter: @FluffItMallows
Instagram: fluffitmarshmallows

Paletas Betty
96 W Boston Street #100
Chandler, AZ 85225
Facebook: Paletas Betty 
Twitter: @PaletasBetty

Super Chunk Sweets & Treats
7120 E 6th Ave #19
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Twitter: @superchunksweet
Instagram: superchunksweets

Sweet Republic
6054 N 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Facebook: Sweet Republic 
Twitter:@ SweetRepublic
Instagram: sweetrepublic

Portland, ME

Catbird Creamery
861 Main St. Westbrook, ME 04092

The Holy Donut
7 Exchange St. Portland, ME 04101
Facebook: The Holy Donut

Scratch Baking Co.
416 Preble St. South Portland, ME 04106
Facebook: Scratch Baking Co.
Twitter: @scratchbakingco
Instagram: scratchbakingco

Tandem Coffee + Bakery
742 Congress St. Portland, ME 04101
Facebook: Tandem Coffee
Twitter: @tandem_coffee
Instagram: tandemcoffeeroasters

Wicked Whoopies
32 Main St. Freeport, ME 04032
Facebook: Wicked Whoopies

Portland, OR

Bake Shop at Ristretto Roasters
3808 N Williams Ave., Portland, Oregon 97227
Baker Kim Boyce knows no limits when it comes to using a wide variety of whole-grains in her morning treats.

Blue Star Donuts
Blue Star Donuts specializes in grown up versions that feature bold glazes and boozy fillings.
1237 SW Washington St.
Portland OR 97205
Facebook: BlueStarDonuts
Twitter: @BlueStarDonuts

Bushel & Peck Bake Shop
3907 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Portland, OR 97212
Facebook: Bushel & Peck Bake Shop

The Cakery
6306 SW Capitol Hwy. Portland, OR 97239
Facebook: The Cakery

Divine Pie
Portland, OR
A pie stand that creates bright and beautifully colored "raw pies," no-bake sweets that are a feast for the eyes, and the stomach.

Fifty Licks
2021 SE Clinton Street, Portland, OR, 97202
This grown up ice cream shop is adding cocktails to the mix-ins.
Facebook: Fiftylicks
Twitter: @fiftylicks

Kyra's Bake Shop
460 SW Fifth Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Kyra’s Bakeshop is a must-see sweet destination, serving up indulgent cupcakes that also happen to be gluten-free.
Facebook: Kyra's Bake Shop
Twitter: @Kyrasbakeshop

Palace Cakes
1401 SW Yamhill St. Portland, OR 97205
Facebook: Palace Cakes
Twitter: @palace_cakes
Instagram: palacecakes

Palmetto Cafe
231 N.W. 11th Ave. Portland, OR 97209
Facebook: Palmetto Cafe
Twitter: @palmettopdx

Quin Candy
Quin Candy is making nostalgic sweets with a sophisticated twist using ingredients like marionberries, smoked sugar and creamed infused with ground popcorn. At the 
Twitter: @QuinCandyPDX

Roman Candle Baking Co.
3377 SE Division Street, Portland, OR 97202
The creator of Stumptown Coffee is behind the city's latest gem the Roman Candle Baking Company. The delectable breakfast treats and artisanal pastries have the same attention to detail and quality that made the coffee such a success.
Facebook: Stumptown Coffee
Twitter: @stumptowncoffee

Sahagun at Cacao
414 SW 13th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
Sahagun has invented the first and only coffee bar, while Cacao serves up a cup of sinfully delicious hot chocolate.

Salt and Straw
2035 NE Alberta, Portland, OR 97211
A farm-to-cone ice cream parlor that creates adventurous ice cream flavors by combining sweet and savory.

St. Cupcake
1138 SW Morrison, Portland, OR 97205
One of the first cupcakeries in Portland is still keeping things interesting by featuring sweets like their smoked chocolate chip cookie.

Two Tarts
2309 NW Kearney Street, Portland, OR 97210
Great things come in small packages at this Portland based mini cookie bakery.

San Francisco

Baker and Banker
1701 Octavia St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Market-driven San Francisco restaurant and bakery offering New American cuisine and fresh, delicious baked goods.
Facebook: Baker and Banker
Twitter: @Bakerandbanker

Bi-Rite Creamery
550 Divisadero St., San Francisco, CA 94117
Locally loved, this is a can't miss ice cream hot spot in San Francisco.

Brenda's French Soul Food
652 Polk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Swing by this hopping spot for comfort food with a twist, familiar foods transformed into your sweet brunch-time favorites.

Brunch Drunk Love
2389 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Hit up this popular pop up brunch restaurant their Pumpkin Pancakes, Sticky Buns, Spiced Brioche Donuts, Bacon Marmalade.

Chile Pies & Ice Cream
601 Baker St., San Francisco, CA 94117
A sweets-only outpost for popular local restaurant, Green Chile Kitchen, offering a rotating selection of as many as six (mostly sweet) pies that flaunt Southwestern flair.
Facebook: Chile Pies & Ice Cream

Citizen Cake
2125 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
Chic modern cake and pastry shop with a rock and roll edge that's known for crafting eye-catching cakes with creative flavors and artistic flair.
Facebook: Citizen Cake
Twitter: @CitizenCakePRB

Craftsman & Wolves
746 Valencia St., San Francisco, CA 94110
At Craftsman & Wolves, Chef William Werner's attention to detail creates edible works of art like the flaky, croissant-inspired Chocolate Stack, the Caramel Cube Cake that is actually spray-painted with pure chocolate and the creamy, frothy Sipping Caramel.
Facebook: Craftsmanwolves
Twitter: @craftsmanwolves

Dandelion Chocolate
740 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94100
We visit bean-to-bar chocolate makers Dandelion Chocolate, where customers can see their chocolate created from start to finish, then sample it in favorites like the Peanut Butter And Jelly Ganache Sandwich.
Facebook: Dandelion Chocolate
Twitter: @DandelionChoco

Donut Savant
1934 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612
Facebook: Donut Savant
Twitter: @donutsavant

Doughnut Dolly
428 B 49th Street, Oakland, CA 94609
This charming little doughnut shop has developed a loyal following thanks to their light airy doughnut and their seasonal silky cream fillings.
Facebook: DoughnutDolly
Twitter: @DoughnutDolly

Dynamo Donut & Coffee
2760 24th St., San Francisco, CA 94110
An eclectic donut shop that combines a natural approach with unusual flavor combinations to create their unique round treats.
Facebook: Dynamo Donut & Coffee
Twitter: @dynamodonut

Goody Goodie Cream & Sugar
Cafe: 1830 Harrison St., San Francisco, CA 94103
Goody Window: 1246 Fulsom St., San Francisco, CA 94103
This Bay Area bakery makes their sweets in small batches so each one comes out just right, but it's their dedication to top notch local ingredients and ooey gooey chocolatey goodness that keep patrons coming back.
Facebook: Goody Goodie Cream & Sugar
Twitter: @goodycream

Hooker's Sweet Treats
442 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
A community café with a sweet little bakery that creates many of Louisiana's childhood favorites.

Ice Cream Bar
815 Cole Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
At Ice Cream Bar, owner Juliet Pries has crossed an old-timey soda fountain (complete with soda jerk) and flavor-forward creations, like the peppery Tiny Bubbles Float, the fruity Tropical Split and the caramelly (and aptly-named) Too Good To Be True Milkshake.
Facebook: Ice Cream Bar
Twitter: @icecreambarsf

Knead Patisserie
3112 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
This tiny patisserie is hard to miss with its morning window cart filled with freshly baked goods, the epitome of eye (and nose) candy for any and all that pass by.

Moustache Baked Goods
381 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, CA 95448
In Healdsberg, California, the area’s bountiful produce finds its way into hyper-seasonal cupcakes.
Facebook: Moustache-Baked-Goods
Twitter: @MoustacheBaked

Mr. Holmes Bakehouse
1042 Larkin St. San Francisco, CA 94109
Facebook: Mr. Holmes Bakehouse
Twitter: @mrholmesbake
Instagram: mrholmesbakehouse

1605 2nd Ave. Oakland, CA 94606
Facebook: PieTisserie
Twitter: @pietisserie
Instagram: pietisserie

300 Spear St., San Francisco, CA 94105
This casual restaurant with a modern aesthetic is the perfect spot for dinner with friends, a cocktail at the bar, or downright indulgence in the creative and beautifully plated reinterpretations of classic desserts.
Facebook: Prospect
Twitter: @ProspectSF

Shakedown Ice Cream
835 Geary St. San Francisco, CA 94109
Twitter: @shakedownsf
Instagram: shakedownicecream

Smitten Ice Cream
432 Octavia Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Made by the scoop, this shipping-container-converted-ice-cream-shop takes the meaning of small batch to a whole new level.

Sweet Arleen's
960 South Westlake Blvd Suite #4, Westlake Village, CA 91361
A bakery that creates not only cupcakes but bread pudding cups, packed with ooey-gooey flavor!

Three Babes Bakeshop
2218 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
The brainchild of - you guessed it - 3 babes that bake pies to perfection, they sell their irresistible baked goods everywhere from farmers markets to shipping container and even through their very own "pie subscription."

Various locations throughout New York City, San Francisco, and Las Vegas
Artisan sandwich shop with locations in some of the country's biggest cities, they've mastered the art of the handheld meal and even translated their sandwich know-how into a selection of scrumptious cookies.
Facebook: 'wichcraft
Twitter: @wichcraft

Z Cioccolato (closed)


Amandine Bakeshop
1424 11th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
Facebook: Amandine bakeshop
Instagram: amandine bakeshop


7400 Greenwood Ave N. Seattle, WA 98103
Bluebird is a new take on the soda shop, serving amazing ice cream floats, made with the house's premium ice creams and their very own dessert beers.
Facebook: bluebirdseattle
Twitter: @bluebirdseattle

The Confectional
Pike Place Market, 1530 Pike Place, Seattle, WA 98101
A tiny shop dedicated to one thing: decadent mini cheesecakes that pack a flavorful punch, and range from raspberry white chocolate to cookies and mint chocolate.
Facebook: The Confectional
Twitter: @Confectional

Crumble & Flake
1500 E. Olive Way Seattle, WA 98122
Crumble & Flake is a tiny bakery that takes familiar pastries in daring new directions.
Facebook: Crumble and Flake
Twitter: @CrumbleandFlake

Dahlia Bakery
2001 4th Avenue Seattle, WA 98121
Dahlia Bakery is one of legendary Seattle restaurateur Tom Douglas’s creations and serves up some of the most incredible pie and doughnuts in the city.
Facebook: Dahlia Bakery
Twitter: @Dahliabakery

Hello Robin 
522 19th Ave East
Seattle, WA 98122
Facebook: Hello Robin Cookies
Twitter: @hellorobincooks
Instagram: hellorobincookies

Fran's Chocolates
University Village Location, 2626 NE University Village St. Seattle, WA 98105
Beloved Seattle institution, Fran’s Chocolates, pioneered European-style handmade confections when it opened in 1982.
Facebook: Franschocolates 
Twitter: @franschocolates

High 5 Pie
1400 12th Ave.. Seattle, WA 98122
Retro classic pie shop that blends old fashioned goodness with exciting seasonal offerings to please the most modern cravings.
Facebook: High 5 Pie
Twitter: @high5pie#

Macrina Bakery
1943 First Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98134
Wholesome bakery and café focused on community and quality that serves up hearty breads and warm, fragrant coffee cakes.
Facebook: Macrina Bakery

Nielsen's Pastries
520 Second Ave. West Seattle, WA 98119
Nielsen’s Pastries serves some of the most delightful and most unique Scandinavian treats, with recipes that have barely changed since its Danish owner settled here.
Facebook: Nielsen's Pastries

Rodeo Donut
1111 E Pike Street
Seattle, WA 98122
Facebook: Rodeo Donut
Twitter: @rodeodonut

Slab Sandwiches and Pie
1201 10th Avenue
Seattle,WA 98122
Twitter: @SlabSandwich
Instagram: slabsandwich

Top Pot Doughnuts
2124 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Homer Simpson would feel at home in this ecclectic doughnut shop that makes the iconic rounds in countless and creative flavors.
Facebook: Top Pot Doughnuts
Twitter: @toppot

Trophy Cupcakes
Wallingford Center 1815 N. 45th St., Seattle, WA 98103
Vintage cupcake parlor and party shop with three locations throughout Seattle, they aim to deliver the happiness that comes from devouring a perfectly pretty cupcake in a charming setting.
Facebook: Trophy Cupcakes
Twitter: @trophycupcakes

Volunteer Park Café
1501 17th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98112
This neighborhood gem is known for its loyal regular customers, fresh baked goodies, and twists on traditional homespun desserts. Try the meyer lemon shaker pie or brown butter toffee bars.
Facebook: Volunteer Park Café
Twitter: @volunteerpark

The Wandering Goose
403 15th Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98112
Facebook: The Wandering Goose
Instagram: thewanderinggoose

The Yellow Leaf Cupcake Co.
2209 4th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121
A sweet shop devoted to cupcakes and their passion for unique flavor combinations.
Facebook: The Yellow Leaf Cupcake Co.
Twitter: @theyellowleaf


Clafouti Patisserie (closed)
915 Queen St. W. Toronto, ON M6J 1G5
A delightful French patisserie and home to the Crookie, a dessert-hybrid: a croissant with crushed chocolate and vanilla cream sandwich cookie.

Glory Hole Doughnuts
1596 Queen St. W. Toronto, ON M6R 1A8
This quirky shop is all about hand-made, artisanal doughnuts, made fresh, and made delicious.
Facebook: Glory Hole Doughnuts
Twitter: @GHoleDoughnuts

Moo Milk Bar
1918A Queen St. E. Toronto, ON M4L 1H5
Moo Milk Bar brings back childhood with 16 different flavors of cookies plus various flavored milks to choose from.
Facebook: Moo Milk Bar
Twitter: @moomilkbar

Washington D.C.

Bayou Bakery
1515 North Courthouse Road, Arlington, VA 22201
This bakery is bringing a Lousiana flare to the DC area, from classic beignets and pralines to the irresistable pork corn.

Buzz Bakery
818 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22217
Elevating the classics from delicious to extraordinarly decadant since it opened, this Arlington gem serves treats like their tricked out cookie cupcake.

Cupcakes Actually
Fairfax Location - 11944 Grand Commons Ave. Fairfax, VA 22030
This cupcake shop is taking the favorite sweet treat to a different level by dipping them in chocolate ganache.
Facebook: Cupcakes Actually
Twitter: @cupcakesnobs

DC Patisserie
1309 5th St. NE Washington DC 20002
DC Patisserie is making the classic French macaron, but in clever flavors like pumpkin spice, peanut butter and jelly, black sesame and lemon ginger.
Facebook: DC Patisserie
Twitter: @dcpatisserie

Dolcezza Gelato
Dupont Circle Location - 1704 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington DC 20009
Dolcezza specializes in daily-made, artisanal gelato and is combining old-world methods with a curiosity for innovation.
Facebook: Dolcezza Gelato
Twitter: @dolcezzagelato

1323 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington, DC 20036
GBD is restaurant speak for Golden Brown and Delicious - and their doughnuts are just that.
Facebook: GBD
Twitter: @gbdchixndonuts

Good Stuff Eatery
303 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20003
A family owned high end diner that is inventing delicious custard milkshakes, including their to-die-for toasted marshmallow shake.

Ice Cream Sandwiches Pop-up
3632 Georgia Ave. NW Washington DC 20010
Homemade, small-batch ice cream sandwiches with gourmet combinations like Buttermilk Lemon Zest Ice Cream and Ginger Molasses Cookies.
Facebook: Milk Cult DC
Twiiter: @milkcult

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