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10 Delicious Places to Find the Best Dessert Spots in Houston!

  • February 13, 2023
  • | 2:20 PM

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Sweet treats are a delicacy here in Houston! There’s nothing like taking your first bite of a soft, warm cookie, or the delight of rich chocolate melting in your mouth. Whether it’s cupcakes or ice cream there is a place to satisfy your craving. There’s so many places to get something sweet, and we have the best dessert spots in Houston all right here for you! These amazing places don’t even require you to eat all of your food first. Dessert is the meal!

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Luliet Creamery + Bakery

Luliet Creamery and Bakery has some of the best desserts in Houston. Luliet is a woman owned business offering made from scratch pastries and ice cream! If you want a quick treat, try out the Creme Brûlée Macaroon. If you want to grab more, the dessert charcuterie board is definitely worth every sweet delight.


You won’t be able to eat another plain ice cream sandwich after visiting Smoosh! Each ice cream sandwich is made to your custom order. You can use cookies, donuts, and brownies to make your best dessert in Houston. They also offer milkshakes and baked goods for individual sale.


Cacao and Cardmom

Where are all the chocolate lovers at? This may become your favorite place to go in Houston. Cacao and Carmom is an artisan chocolate shop that specializes in delectable chocolate treats. They have over 15 different mouthwatering flavors. As if you needed another reason to go to a chocolate shop, they shape their rich chocolate treats in interesting shapes! They’re so adorable you won’t want to eat them (but we know you will)! Vegan lovers there are some treats available for you too! We love how they step outside the box to bring a wide range of different ways to enjoy chocolate!

Best Desserts in Houston!

Treats of Mexico

Treats of Mexico has some appetizing desserts that will make you forget about your diet. They serve Mexican delights that will get you looking up flights to Mexico. You can find traditional Mexican candy and snacks! Delicious conchas will be calling your name and you can get them stuffed with ice cream. While you’re there grab one of the best desserts in Houston–a mangonada!! Their mangonadas come with plenty of tajin and chamoy to give you just the right amount of sweet and spice.

Sweet Bribery

Sweet Bribery

The Houston Heights is home to some of the best desserts in Houston! Sweet Bribery is an artisan ice cream shop that specializes in handmade desserts. You are going to want to indulge in every single option they have. There are cookies, brownies, ice cream, shakes, banana splits, and so much more! Oh, and they have adult beverages including boozy floats.

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House of Pies

Where do we even begin! House of Pies is a well known Houston favorite! They remain a popular hit year-round, but especially during the holidays. They have a wide range of different desserts and they’re all sooooo good! You can have your way picking out muffins, brownies, fruit pies, cream pies, cakes, cookies, cheesecake, and more! They even offer a regular food menu. There are 6 locations all over Houston, so you don’t have to go far to find the best dessert in Houston!

Want to try something surprisingly amazing? Order the Bayou Goo Cream Pie!

Always Leave Space for Dessert 😋


🗣️ Calling all the cupcake lovers in Houston! We have just the place for you. Sprinkles is a bakery that cater to your sweet tooth craving! You will love how they have the perfect amount of cake and icing in the convenient size for you. Don’t forget your furry friend as well, they have Pupcakes so your pup can join the fun. The best part is if your craving hits after closing time you can still grab a snack from their Cupcake ATM!

Rita's Italian Ice & Frozen Custard

Rita’s Italian Ice & Custard is a fruit lovers delight. It is definitely a place to get some of the best dessert in Houston.  Delicious frozen custards that melt in your mouth. Their fruity Italian ice is perfect for any warm Houston day! Get the best of both worlds with their yummy Gelati that layers custard and Italian ice in the most flavorful way possible.

We Love Dessert and We Love Houston!

Your tastebuds will love you with any of these amazing spots to get the best desserts in Houston! Let us know which one was your favorite and be sure to try something new! 🍪🍭🍰🍫🍬

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Teashia Harrison is a fellow Houston native that loves her city. Teashia studied Criminal Justice and Mass Communications at Sam Houston Uni...