If you have a sweet tooth and find yourself in New York City, you’re in luck. Eater NYC has complied a list of the sweetest spots in the city that are sure to satisfy your dessert cravings. From classic favorites to innovative creations, these dessert spots are not to be missed.
Dominique Ansel Bakery, the birthplace of the infamous cronut, is a must-visit for any dessert lover. The bakery also offers other creative pastries, like the frozen s’more and the cookie shot (a shot glass made out of cookie dough filled with milk).
If you’re in the mood for something more traditional, make your way to Two Little Red Hens in the Upper East Side. Here you’ll find classic American desserts like apple pie, cheesecake, and cupcakes. The bakery also offers gluten-free options for those with dietary restrictions.
For a more indulgent experience, head to The Dessert Bar at Patisserie Chanson. This dessert bar offers a multi-course tasting menu of sweet and savory desserts paired with cocktails or wine. The menu changes frequently to offer new and exciting flavor combinations.
If you’re in the mood for ice cream, make your way to Ample Hills Creamery in Brooklyn. This ice cream parlor offers a variety of unique flavors like Ooey Gooey Butter Cake and Snap, Mallow, Pop (popcorn ice cream with mini marshmallows and chocolate-covered rice krispie clusters).
Lastly, no dessert list in NYC would be complete without mentioning Serendipity 3. This iconic restaurant has been serving up their famous Frozen Hot Chocolate since 1954. Other notable menu items include their banana splits and Frrrozen Hot Chocolate martinis.
Next time you’re in NYC, be sure to indulge in some of the city’s sweetest spots. With so many delicious options to choose from, you won’t be disappointed.