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The 10 Best Dessert Shops In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

Have a sweet tooth? Treat yourself to the tarts, cakes, and mousse desserts at these Denver restaurants. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best desserts in Denver. Say yes to dessert and sample the mouthwatering cheesecakes and ice cream Sundaes at these phenomenal spots!

Find the perfect Desserts spot

Little Man Ice Cream

Desserts, $, HighlandDesserts, $Denver, Highland
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2016

    The Ultimate Denver Cookie Guide

    Eater, 2016
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Craving ice cream or frozen yogurt? Here are Denver's top 4 options

    Hoodline, 2020

Gateaux

Bakery, $$, Civic CenterBakery, $$Denver, Civic Center
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2017

    The Ultimate Denver Cookie Guide

    Eater, 2017

Make, Believe Bakery

Desserts, $, Capitol HillDesserts, $Denver, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2017

    The Ultimate Denver Cookie Guide

    Eater, 2017

Sugar Bakeshop & Coffee House

Bakery, $, BakerBakery, $Denver, Baker
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2016

    The Ultimate Denver Cookie Guide

    Eater, 2016
  • Eater, 2019

    Denver's Outstanding Bakeries, Mapped

    Eater, 2019

Frozen Matter

Desserts, $$, North Capitol HillDesserts, $$Denver, North Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    Essential Denver Ice Cream Shops for Savoring the End of Summer

    Eater, 2019
  • Eater, 2017

    Dining Guide to Denver's Uptown Neighborhood

    Eater, 2017

The Inventing Room Dessert Shop

Desserts, $, West HighlandDesserts, $Denver, West Highland
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Sweets And Dessert Spots In Denver, Colorado

    Trip 101, 2020

Azucar Bakery

Bakery, $$, Platt ParkBakery, $$Denver, Platt Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Sweets And Dessert Spots In Denver, Colorado

    Trip 101, 2020

Milk & Cake

Desserts, $, HampdenDesserts, $Denver, Hampden
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0
  • Visit Aurora

    Sweet Treats You Need to Try

    Visit Aurora

Sweet Fabula

Desserts, HampdenDessertsDenver, Hampden
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Sweet Sweetz Ice Cream & Desserts

Desserts, SkylandDessertsDenver, Skyland
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

How was this list created?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Desserts craving shouldn't be so tough. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 7480 restaurants in Denver, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 681 lists and articles from experts at Eater and more. All with some boam magic. These spots have been featured in Eater - Dining Guide to Denver's Uptown Neighborhood, Eater - Denver's Outstanding Bakeries, Mapped and Eater - Essential Denver Ice Cream Shops for Savoring the End of Summer. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

Questions & answers

Lix Stix - Artisan Ice Pops is a food stand that serves desserts in Denver.

Mercantile Dining & Provision, Somebody People The Capital Grille are the highest-rated vegan dessert places in Denver.

Wildflower, The Pasty Republic, and Istanbul Cafe And Bakery are the highest-rated spots for desserts delivery in Denver.

Tavernetta, Mercantile Dining & Provision, and Wildflower are the highest-rated late-night spots for desserts in Denver.

Wildflower, Brasserie Brixton, and The Pasty Republic are the highest-rated dessert spots for take-out in Denver.

Drink pairing tips for Desserts

  • The ultimate 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.

  • Chardonnay with your cookie dough ice cream

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  • A next-level pairing for Champagne

    Experts often pair vanilla bean ice cream with a glass of Champagne, a popular sparkling wine.

Interesting facts about Desserts

  • National Ice Cream Day in The United States

    ice cream lovers in The United States indulge in ice cream come July to celebrate National Ice Cream Day.

  • chocolate bar history

    The chocolate bar was only thought up in 1847! We wonder what people ever did without some good chocolate bar in their lives...

  • October = Desserts festival

    Go check out theice cream eating contest at Utica Ice Cream Festival! This event is held in October in Utica, definitely worth a visit!

Parking information

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