A Celebration of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls in Austin

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We know getting out of bed is hard, but not when the scent of cinnamon rolls beckons you! Homer Simpson said it best: “I’m just a big toasty cinnamon bun” still all cozy beneath the blankets. After you check out our guide to the best cinnamon rolls in Austin, you’ll be ready to jump in your car to get that sweet satisfaction.

Cinnamon Rolls In Austin

Teal House Coffee + Bakery

Smell the delicious warmth of pastries baking when you step into Teal House Coffee + Bakery. Home to perfect flaky croissants, traditional kolaches, and the best cinnamon rolls in Austin, Teal House Coffee + Bakery get your morning started off right. You can order online or visit in-store at both locations on South Congress Ave and E Slaughter Lane.

📍Multiple Locations

Cinnamon Rolls In Austin

Cranky Granny’s

When you walk by Cranky Granny’s, the scent of delicious, doughy, sweet rolls carries instantly draws you in. Fresh-baked each day, Cranky Granny’s offers a variety of cinnamon rolls from traditional to customized ones! This spot offers some of the best cinnamon rolls in Austin. Check out their current secret menu cinnamon roll featuring strawberry, peach cobbler, glaze, and sweet cinnamon sugar crumbs, inspired by The Lion King.

SUN | 12PM-6PM

📍10910 Domain Dr Suite 106
Austin, TX 78758

Littleolas Donuts A Celebration Of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls In Austin 2022

Little Ola’s Biscuits

Satiate your hunger with tons of biscuit varieties at Little Ola’s Biscuits. Grab a fried chicken biscuit (comes in a spicy version too!), pimiento cheese biscuit, seasonal jam and butter biscuit, sausage, cheese, and egg biscuit. They also have hand pies and a biscuit version of the classic cinnamon roll!  

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Tiny Boxwoods

This quaint café and bakery will have you feeling all the cottagecore feels. Tiny Boxwoods is home to daily fresh-baked goods like cookies, donuts, and other various pastries. Come in for lunch, dinner, dessert, brunch, happy hour, or your morning coffee or tea, and feel right at home. Try one of the best cinnamon rolls in Austin when you try Tiny’s homemade cinnamon roll creation.  

SAT | 9AM-3PM | 4PM-9PM

📍1503 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703

Manana Donuts A Celebration Of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls In Austin 2022


Whether you’re staying at the South Congress Hotel or just visiting, you have to stop by Mañana. This chic café features all your favorite morning beverages and an assortment of freshly baked pastries like croissants, cookies, everything kolache, pimiento cheese scone, miso apple danish, and glazed cinnamon rolls. Grab your favorites and hang out for a while.

Roundrock Donuts A Celebration Of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls In Austin 2022

Round Rock Donuts

Serving up world-famous donuts since 1926, Round Rock Donuts is a mainstay of the Austin community. You can find them just outside Austin in Cedar Park and Round Rock proper for all your baked good needs. Order for the office, for parties, or yourself with their assorted options. Get donut holes, traditional donuts, kolaches, maple bars, coffee drinks, and of course classic cinnamon rolls!

Cinnamon Rolls In Austin

Upper Crust Bakery + Café

This locally-owned and operated café features tons of different baked goods. Enjoy in-house or take it to-go on your way to work! Known for their flaky pies, cakes and, custom desserts, Upper Crust Bakery + Café also features various pastries like cookies, cupcakes, Danish, brownies, and other assorted bars. One of the best cinnamon rolls in Austin can be found at Upper Crust as well. Check them out!

1886 Donuts A Celebration Of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls In Austin 2022

1886 Café & Bakery

Nestled within Austin’s famous Driskill Hotel, 1886 Café & Bakery offers a Victorian-style tearoom café setting with all of your favorite morning bites. With a speckled history as a lunchroom created by The Heritage Society, the 1886 Café is brimming with stories from yesteryear and a delicious menu. Check out their famous Texas-shaped pecan waffle, quiche Lorraine, or one of their cushy cinnamon rolls for dessert!

Swedishhill Donuts A Celebration Of Sweet Spice: Top 9 Best Cinnamon Rolls In Austin 2022

Swedish Hill Bakery

All you need to look for is the blue neon sign of Swedish Hill Bakery to be reminded of their delicious baked goods. This quaint neighborhood bakery caters to downtown Austin and the West 6th neighborhood with all their sweet tooth desires. Try one of the best cinnamon rolls in Austin, as well as their fantastic all-day deli menu full of sandwiches, charcuterie boards, toasts, and, breakfast!

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Hailey Way

Hailey Way

An alum of University of Washington's Journalism program, Hailey's cultural beats include technology, style, and the arts. Writing eventually transitioned into editing content for SEO best practices in balance with brand storytelling. As a digital marketing strategist, she wears many hats consulting clients in B2B/B2C small business, e-commerce, film, cosmetology, and lifestyle brands. Since 2018 Hailey has been a contributing style editor for Gabriel & Co. New York. She currently resides in Austin, where she enjoys thrifting, exploring local businesses, pop up events, and nature.