If you’ve got a sweet tooth then you’ve landed on the right page. Today (October 14) is a special day for all you dessert lovers! That’s right a whole day dedicated to all things sweet and decadent. National Dessert Day. We have compiled a list of 8 must visit restaurants for such an occasion. Bon A petit!
There is absolutely no reason these cookies should be as good as they are…seriously! Beyond addicting and mouth watering Insomnia cookies has some of the best cookies this city can offer. Warm delicious and filling, Insomnia Cookies has it’s name for a reason…they stay open until 1AM on weekdays and 3AM on weekends. So if you catch yourself having a late night craving, IC is sure to satisfy it.
This iconic spot is known for its decadent desserts. With its intimate and European ambiance this place is perfect to enjoy a solo slice of cake and pretend you are on a little European vacay. Delicious chocolate cakes, fluffy carrot cake, light crepes stuffed with fruit and creams are guaranteed to fulfill that sweet tooth desire.
You can never go wrong with ice cream, but especially with Jenis Ice Cream! With locations all over Atlanta this is the perfect place to grab a quick fix either on lunch break or after work. Jenis ice cream has an array of flavors that have been satisfying taste buds for years. What’s more is that they even have a dairy free option for those who may be lactose intolerant. So don’t feel left out, go grab you a scoop or two at Jenis.
For those who don’t enjoy a super traditional dessert, there’s still something for you. Sublime doughnuts is the perfect option for those whoo may want to enjoy something light and flaky and not too heavy. They also deliver! We a currently the only city in America offering these delicious treats so take advantage.
Now this gem not only has sweet pastries but sweet beverages! Boba teas, milk teas, fruit slushes, and more. This place is down right addictive and is also another late night spot to satisfy those cravings. Be sure you stop by for a sweet bun, a Swiss roll, or a lychee slush!
A unique and specialized spot for our sugar addicts, Cinnaholic allows patrons to enjoy their take on a Cinnabon. What’s even more unique about this locally owned shop is that they’re a 100% plant-based bakery specializing in custom gourmet cinnamon rolls, brownies, edible cookie dough, cookies, and more! Patrons may have a hard time deciding what to get, which is perfectly fine since they offer the option to build your own cinnamon roll.
It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Alon’s Bakery & Market made it onto our list, as this shop has been a staple of the Atlanta community since 1992. Originally only having 1 location in Virginia Highlands, ABM has since expanded to the Dunwoody neighborhood and a smaller location in Phipps. They house tons of pastries and breads for locals to enjoy Monday through Sunday. If you don’t get your fill on your first visit you can take as many as you’d like from the market to-go. Be sure to stop by one of their three locations.
This unique and gorgeous dessert bar prides itself on creating new and fun handcrafted creations. They offer traditional desserts like ice creams, cookie, and doughnut sandwiches, but with innovative and traditional flavors. They use fresh and local ingredients to give their patrons the best experience possible for each season. Bonus: The even have a vegan menu! Make sure you stop by this local gem and enjoy your stack.