When you’ve got a sweet tooth, it’s hard to know where to turn to satisfy your sugary cravings. These local favorites offer some of the best desserts in Orlando.
Sister Honey’s is a bakeshop with quaint charm, but don’t underestimate them; the string of blue ribbons on the wall proves just how amazing their desserts can be. What’s not to love? From their hummingbird and coconut cream pie to red velvet and german chocolate cakes, visitors rave about every single thing that comes out of this bakery.
A five-star favorite, Gideon’s Bakehouse is a must-visit for locals and tourists alike. Founded in 1898, this confectionary citadel churns out some seriously sinful sweet treats. On a budget? Try one of their many delicious cookies. Looking to splash out? Go for the gold with a pie, cake, or the mysterious cookie cake.
If you’re looking for a sweet, cold snack, you have to track down this gourmet ice cream sandwich food truck. With flavors like roasted strawberry and brown butter peach, these cookie sandwiches are made by a professional chef with an obsessive love for ice cream. Find this truck— or hire them for your next party! — by going to their website here.
If you didn’t know any better, you’d never guess the doughnuts, cakes and pies from Valhalla bakery were vegan or gluten-free. With consideration for different food sensitivities, Chef Celine Duvoisin has crafted a masterwork of a dessert menu. Their website assures guests, “Desserts may contain gluten-free, GMO-free unicorn, sourced from approved unicorn farms. We promise there is no kale in any of our desserts.” Try their nanaimo bars and the fruity pebbles doughnut.