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The 5 Best Dessert Shops Near Columbia

Updated: December 10, 2021

Have a sweet tooth? Treat yourself to the tarts, cakes, and mousse desserts at these Columbia restaurants. We surveyed the top review sites and analyzed millions of reviews for the best desserts in Columbia. If you’re after paper-thin crepes or a decadent lava cake you will find the desserts dreams are made of at these venues.

Find the perfect Desserts spot


Bakery, $$, ColumbiaBakery, $$Columbia
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Touche Touchet Bakery

Bakery, $$, ColumbiaBakery, $$Columbia
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Oh, What A Cake!

Bakery, $$, ColumbiaBakery, $$Columbia
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Kyoto Matcha

Desserts, Ellicott CityDessertsEllicott City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Tous Les Jours

Bakery, $$, Ellicott CityBakery, $$Ellicott City
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right spot to satisfy your Desserts craving shouldn't be a full-time job. We pored over ratings for 5440 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Columbia and 127 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. Yes, we even looked at to pull this list together. 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. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Columbia Desserts.

Frequently asked questions

Cazbar, Iron Bridge Wine Company, and Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews are the highest-rated dessert spots for take-out in Columbia.

There are 12 dessert spots in Columbia.

Cazbar, Iron Bridge Wine Company, and Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews are the highest-rated dessert spots for a pick-up order in Columbia.

Cazbar, Iron Bridge Wine Company, and Cafe Mezcla have outdoor seating and dessert in Columbia.

Urban Plates is the highest-rated vegan dessert place in Columbia.

Drink pairing tips for Desserts

  • The perfect match for your strawberry ice cream

    Experts often pair strawberry ice cream with a glass of Rosé, a popular pink wine.

  • Pair Champagne with vanilla bean ice cream

    Not sure what sparkling wine to drink with your vanilla bean ice cream? Try Champagne. The semi-sweet flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

Factoids about Desserts

  • The world-record holder

    pudding is tasty, but could you eat 12 pounds of it in 3 like Molly Schuyler?

  • Celebrating a love for ice cream

    July is when people in The United States celebrate ice cream - it is National Ice Cream Day!

  • The first ever chocolate bar

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

Parking tips

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Desserts spot.

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