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The 14 Best Cheesecakes Near Philadelphia

Updated: June 28, 2022

Crazy about cheesecake? These are the best Philadelphia bakeries for Japanese, New York and no-bake cheesecakes. We analyzed the top review sites and diner and expert opinions to compile this ultimate list of cheesecake places! Visit these Philadelphia favorites for a heavenly slice of cheesecake with a crumbly biscuit or baked base and refreshing cream filling.

Find the perfect Cheesecake spot

A La Mousse

Tea & Coffee, $$, PhiladelphiaTea & Coffee, $$Philadelphia, Chinatown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Your guide to the 5 top spots in Philadelphia's Chinatown neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019
  • Infatuation

    The Best Restaurants In South Philly

    Infatuation

Jaslin Gourmet Ice Cream

Desserts, $, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $Philadelphia, Society Hill
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Lily Of The Valley Cupcakery and Café

Desserts, $, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $Philadelphia, Germantown Westside
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Termini Bros Bakery

Bakery, $$, PhiladelphiaBakery, $$Philadelphia, Passyunk Square
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Paris Baguette

Tea & Coffee, $$, PhiladelphiaTea & Coffee, $$Philadelphia, University City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Crust Vegan Bakery

Desserts, PhiladelphiaDessertsPhiladelphia, Manayunk
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2022

    22 Places to Get Excellent Vegan Food in Philadelphia

    Eater, 2022

T-Swirl Crêpe

Desserts, $, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $Philadelphia, Chinatown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $$Philadelphia, Washington Square
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Scoop Deville

Desserts, $, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $Philadelphia, Washington Square
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Oteri's Italian Bakery | Frankford Ave

Bakery, $, PhiladelphiaBakery, $Philadelphia, Mayfair
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

The Better Box

Food Truck, $$, PhiladelphiaFood Truck, $$Philadelphia, Holmesburg
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

Carlo's Bakery

Desserts, $$, PhiladelphiaDesserts, $$Philadelphia, Rittenhouse
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

The Cheesecake Lady

Desserts, $, Elkins ParkDesserts, $Elkins Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Cafe Clover

Desserts, $$, Elkins ParkDesserts, $$Elkins Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the best Cheesecake spots in Philadelphia can take way too long. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 16402 restaurants in Philadelphia, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 770 lists and articles from experts at Eater, Infatuation and Hoodline and more. All with some boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - 22 Places to Get Excellent Vegan Food in Philadelphia, Infatuation - The Best Restaurants In South Philly and Hoodline - Your guide to the 5 top spots in Philadelphia's Chinatown neighborhood. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Cheesecake connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best Philadelphia Cheesecake.

Questions & answers

Vedge, Linda's Vegetarian Village Restaurant Greens and Grains are the highest-rated vegan cheesecake places in Philadelphia.

Butcher and Singer, Elwood, and Abe Fisher are the highest-rated cheesecake spots to get a quick lunch in Philadelphia.

Butcher and Singer, Elwood, and Hiroki are the highest-rated cheesecake spots for take-out in Philadelphia.

The Better Box is the highest-rated food truck that serves cheesecake in Philadelphia.

Rex at the Royal, Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse, and Cucina Maria are the highest-rated cheesecake spots for a pick-up order in Philadelphia.

Drink pairing tips for Cheesecake

  • Riesling and lemon cake


    Not sure what white wine to drink with your lemon cake? Try Riesling. The sweet flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • The perfect match for your cupcake

    Experts recommend pairing a cupcake with a glass of cappucino, a popular coffee.

  • A great drink pairing for chocolate cake

    Knowing what to pair with chocolate cake can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some fortified wine, particularly a glass of sherry. This, sweet, fortified wine balances the rich chocolate cake.

Interesting facts about Cheesecake

  • National Chocolate Cake Day in The United States

    If you have a soft spot for chocolate cake, you’ll appreciate National Chocolate Cake Day, a The United States tradition every year on January27.

  • The first ever NY cheesecake

    We can thank 1920s in The United States for the much beloved NY cheesecake.

  • A taste for luxury

    Ever wondered how much the most expensive cheesecake ever sold for? The sale price reached $4,592, in New York, The United States in 2017.

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