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The 15 Best Dessert Shops Near Apex

Updated: June 14, 2022

Have a sweet tooth? Treat yourself to the tarts, cakes, and mousse desserts at these Apex restaurants. We analyzed millions of reviews from top sites to bring you only the top options for desserts in Apex. Skip the main course and sample the pecan pies and creme brulees at the great spots below!

Find the perfect Desserts spot

Apex Cheesecakes

Bakery, ApexBakeryApex
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Utica bakery

Bakery, $$, ApexBakery, $$Apex
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Bonafide Bakeshop & Cafe

Bakery, $$, ApexBakery, $$Apex
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Common Grounds Coffee House & Desserts

Desserts, $, ApexDesserts, $Apex
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Fresh Local Ice Cream

Desserts, ApexDessertsApex
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

A Taste of Brooklyn

Bakery, $$, ApexBakery, $$Apex
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Andia's Homemade Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, CaryDesserts, $$Cary
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0
  • U-Nation, 2021

    5 Triangle Ice Cream Shops Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

    U-Nation, 2021

Baked Cookies & Dough

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Custom Confections

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Asali Desserts & Cafe

Desserts, $$, CaryDesserts, $$Cary
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Bestow Baked Goods

Desserts, $$, Holly SpringsDesserts, $$Holly Springs
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Mama Bird's Ice Cream

Desserts, $, Holly SpringsDesserts, $Holly Springs
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Vida Dulce

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Once In A Blue Moon Bakery & Cafe

Desserts, $$, CaryDesserts, $$Cary
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Bakeries in Cary, NC

    Three Best Rated

The Kupkake Fairy

Desserts, $, MorrisvilleDesserts, $Morrisville, Town Center
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How does it work?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Desserts craving shouldn't be so tough. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 3295 restaurants, and 212 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated and U-Nation. The restaurants you see have been featured in Three Best Rated - 3 Best Bakeries in Cary, NC and U-Nation - 5 Triangle Ice Cream Shops Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. The ten options above are the best of Apex Desserts.

Most common questions

There are 2 dessert spots in Apex.

The Provincial is the highest-rated upscale spot for dessert in Apex.

Johnny's Pizza Apex is the highest-rated dessert spot for a pick-up order in Apex.

The Provincial and Johnny's Pizza Apex have outdoor seating and dessert in Apex.

The Provincial and Johnny's Pizza Apex are the highest-rated dessert spots for take-out in Apex.

Drink pairing tips for Desserts

  • The ideal drink pairing for strawberry ice cream

    Knowing what to pair with strawberry ice cream can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some pink wine, particularly a glass of Rosé. This, off-dry, pink wine balances the fruit strawberry ice cream.

  • Champagne and vanilla bean ice cream


    having vanilla bean ice cream and not sure sparkling wine to drink with it? Go for Champagne. Its semi-sweetflavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • The ideal pairing for cookie dough ice cream

    When having cookie dough ice cream, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Factoids about Desserts

  • A big appetite

    Are you a fan of ice cream? The current record for eating the most ice cream is 15 pounds! Do you love ice cream enough to beat this record?

  • October = Desserts festival

    Did you know that in The United Statesthey hold a ice cream eating contest at the Utica Ice Cream Festival which takes place in Ohio?

  • The first ever neopolitan ice cream

    1900s gave us something tasty, the neopolitan ice cream! This tasty dish was bestowed upon us by The United States.

Parking in the area

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