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The 10 Best Dessert Shops Near Alameda

Updated: October 14, 2021

Have a sweet tooth? Treat yourself to the tarts, cakes, and mousse desserts at these Alameda restaurants. We surveyed the top review sites and analyzed millions of reviews for the best desserts in Alameda. Say yes to dessert and sample the mouthwatering cheesecakes and ice cream Sundaes at these phenomenal spots!

Find the perfect Desserts spot

Rita's Italian Ice & Frozen Custard

Desserts, $, AlamedaDesserts, $Alameda, South Shore
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

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Nieves Cinco de Mayo

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Fruitvale Station
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Visit Oakland

    Top Desserts In Oakland

    Visit Oakland
  • Visit Oakland

    Best Places To Get Ice Cream In Oakland

    Visit Oakland

Gregory's Gourmet Desserts

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Waverly
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

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    Eater
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Oakland's top 4 bakeries, ranked

    Hoodline, 2020

Fentons Creamery

Desserts, $$, OaklandDesserts, $$Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Visit Oakland

    Top Desserts In Oakland

    Visit Oakland
  • Zagat

    11 Must-Try Ice Cream Shops in San Francisco

    Zagat

Miharu Ice Cream

Desserts, OaklandDessertsOakland, Hawthorne
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Angel Cakes Cupcakes

Bakery, $$, OaklandBakery, $$Oakland, Produce & Waterfront
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Oakland's top 4 bakeries, ranked

    Hoodline, 2020

Vegan Donut Gelato

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Merritt
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2018

    Glazed and approved: meet Oakland's 6 favorite doughnut shops

    Hoodline, 2018
  • 7x7

    The Sweetest Donut Shops In The Bay Area

    7x7

Sugarsweet Cookie + Cake Studio

Desserts, OaklandDessertsOakland, Frick
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Wooden Table Cafe

Tea & Coffee, $, OaklandTea & Coffee, $Oakland, Waverly
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Bui Phong Bakery

Bakery, $, OaklandBakery, $Oakland, Oak Tree
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Choosing the right spot for Desserts can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We pored over ratings for 28999 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Alameda and 2955 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Hoodline, Zagat and Visit Oakland had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Hoodline - Oakland's top 4 bakeries, ranked, Zagat - 11 Must-Try Ice Cream Shops in San Francisco and Visit Oakland - Best Places To Get Ice Cream In Oakland. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Alameda Desserts.

Drink pairing tips for Desserts

  • Pair Rosé with strawberry ice cream

    Rosé goes great with the fruit flavors of strawberry ice cream because the pairing_drink_ingredients in the Rosé make it off-dry.

  • A next-level pairing for Brachetto d'Acqui

    When having chocolate ice cream, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Brachetto d'Acqui, a popular red wine.

Fun facts about Desserts

  • A day for ice cream-lovers

    Be ready to chow down on ice cream in The United States every July. That’s when people there celebrate National Ice Cream Day.

  • The record holder

    On June 28, 2014, The United States’s Desserts fans celebrated a new world record by the strawberry ice-cream, weighing 3,010 pounds.

  • A long time ago

    The neopolitan ice cream was only thought up in 1900s! We wonder what people ever did without some good neopolitan ice cream in their lives...

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