Best deserts in New York

Check out the top deserts in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Cafe Lalo
1. Cafe Lalo
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78 local reviews
201 W 83rd St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 212-496-6031
CafePoint of interestFood
Chris
Amazing coffee and desert cafe, set in the style of a french pastry shop. Several movies have been filmed…
Daniel
Made Famous in the Film "You've Got Mail" the deserts and coffee at Cafe Lalo are with a stop after a long day…
Keren
Famous for their HUGE selection of cakes and deserts. The film "You've got mail" was shot here :) Open late…
1. Cafe Lalo
1. Cafe Lalo
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78 local reviews
201 W 83rd St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 212-496-6031
Chris
Chris
Amazing coffee and desert cafe, set in the style of a french pastry shop. Several movies have been filmed here. It's very romantic!
Daniel
Daniel
Made Famous in the Film "You've Got Mail" the deserts and coffee at Cafe Lalo are with a stop after a long day of walking around.
Keren
Keren
Famous for their HUGE selection of cakes and deserts. The film "You've got mail" was shot here :) Open late (Until 2AM).
2. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
2. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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983 local reviews
990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 4:30 PM
+1 718-623-7200
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Nancy
There's always something dramatic in bloom from the rose garden to the cherry esplanade or the fragrant lilacs…
Lindsey
Such beautiful gardens!! I especially love the specialty indoor rooms for tropical and desert plants. But my…
Ann
Beautiful private gardens featuring a Japanese garden, rose garden, desert and rainforest rooms in the…
2. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
2. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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983 local reviews
990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 4:30 PM
+1 718-623-7200
Nancy
Nancy
There's always something dramatic in bloom from the rose garden to the cherry esplanade or the fragrant lilacs or peonies. Theres a…
Lindsey
Lindsey
Such beautiful gardens!! I especially love the specialty indoor rooms for tropical and desert plants. But my favorite is the koi pond area…
Ann
Ann
Beautiful private gardens featuring a Japanese garden, rose garden, desert and rainforest rooms in the conservatory greenhouses (great to…
3. Butter & Scotch
3. Butter & Scotch
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70 local reviews
818 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 347-350-8899
BarBakeryStore
Joshua
Butter & Scotch is like nothing you've ever seen. Their handcrafted cocktails and sweet deserts will make you…
Matt
A great little bar that sells deserts, hard-shakes, and delicious cocktails (proceeds of which go to different…
Khane
They have great deserts and drinks
3. Butter & Scotch
3. Butter & Scotch
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70 local reviews
818 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 347-350-8899
Joshua
Joshua
Butter & Scotch is like nothing you've ever seen. Their handcrafted cocktails and sweet deserts will make you want to move here permanently…
Matt
Matt
A great little bar that sells deserts, hard-shakes, and delicious cocktails (proceeds of which go to different non-profits every month.)
Khane
Khane
They have great deserts and drinks
4. Amy's Bread
4. Amy's Bread
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99 local reviews
672 9th Ave, Manhattan
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 212-977-2670
BakeryMeal takeawayStore
Shannon & Ryan
Amy's is an award-winning bakery and cafe. The croissants, deserts and pastries are the best in the…
Yan
Excellent pastries, deserts and coffee. Best bread in the city.
4. Amy's Bread
4. Amy's Bread
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99 local reviews
672 9th Ave, Manhattan
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 212-977-2670
Shannon & Ryan
Shannon & Ryan
Amy's is an award-winning bakery and cafe. The croissants, deserts and pastries are the best in the neighborhood.
Yan
Yan
Excellent pastries, deserts and coffee. Best bread in the city.
5. Milk Bar East Village
5. Milk Bar East Village
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71 local reviews
251 E 13th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-692-4154
CafeBakeryStore
Lorenzo
Some of the best deserts in the city at a very cool little shop. They have Cereal Milk flavored Ice Cream!
Brandon
Perhaps the best desert in the city. Try the "Crack Pie" and "Candy Bar Pie"
Thomas
Great desert. Must try the crack pie and the cereal milk ice cream.
5. Milk Bar East Village
5. Milk Bar East Village
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71 local reviews
251 E 13th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-692-4154
Lorenzo
Lorenzo
Some of the best deserts in the city at a very cool little shop. They have Cereal Milk flavored Ice Cream!
Brandon
Brandon
Perhaps the best desert in the city. Try the "Crack Pie" and "Candy Bar Pie"
Thomas
Thomas
Great desert. Must try the crack pie and the cereal milk ice cream.
6. Serendipity 3
6. Serendipity 3
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18 local reviews
225 E 60th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 212-838-3531
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Christine
Famous! A movie was made from this place. Famous for their frozen hot chocolate. All deserts are amazing and…
Mike
Famous desert restaurant from many movies
Alex
Iconic desert and ice cream place
6. Serendipity 3
6. Serendipity 3
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18 local reviews
225 E 60th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 212-838-3531
Christine
Christine
Famous! A movie was made from this place. Famous for their frozen hot chocolate. All deserts are amazing and the atmosphere is wild and…
Mike
Mike
Famous desert restaurant from many movies
Alex
Alex
Iconic desert and ice cream place
7. Rice To Riches
7. Rice To Riches
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41 local reviews
37 Spring St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 212-274-0008
StorePoint of interestFood
Anja
Amazing rice pudding! If you're following "GIRLS" on HBO, Jessa and Hannah just had a desert there!
Thomas
Awesome rice pudding place for desert after dinner.
Andy
Desert place, one of a kind in the world !!!
7. Rice To Riches
7. Rice To Riches
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41 local reviews
37 Spring St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 212-274-0008
Anja
Anja
Amazing rice pudding! If you're following "GIRLS" on HBO, Jessa and Hannah just had a desert there!
Thomas
Thomas
Awesome rice pudding place for desert after dinner.
Andy
Andy
Desert place, one of a kind in the world !!!
8. Amy's Bread
8. Amy's Bread
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40 local reviews
250 Bleecker St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 212-675-7802
BakeryMeal takeawayStore
Jim
A span of a few blocks has restaurants, bars, desert places, cafes, shops, and more. Certainly worth a visit…
Lara
Cute little bakery with coffee, cookies, deserts and mainly fresh bread
8. Amy's Bread
8. Amy's Bread
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40 local reviews
250 Bleecker St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 212-675-7802
Jim
Jim
A span of a few blocks has restaurants, bars, desert places, cafes, shops, and more. Certainly worth a visit if you're nearby! And don't…
Lara
Lara
Cute little bakery with coffee, cookies, deserts and mainly fresh bread
9. Spot Dessert Bar
9. Spot Dessert Bar
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12 local reviews
13 St Marks Pl, Manhattan
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 212-677-5670
BakeryBarStore
John
Asian Desert Bar Eat: Chocolate Lava Cake, cupcakes
Anuj
Great desert bar! Bubble tea, cupcakes, macarons
9. Spot Dessert Bar
9. Spot Dessert Bar
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12 local reviews
13 St Marks Pl, Manhattan
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 212-677-5670
John
John
Asian Desert Bar Eat: Chocolate Lava Cake, cupcakes
Anuj
Anuj
Great desert bar! Bubble tea, cupcakes, macarons
10. Choice Market
10. Choice Market
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172 local reviews
318 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 718-230-5234
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Shell
This place is Cash only. They have delicious sandwiches as well as a great selection of deserts. I highly…
Michael
French Bistro. Great soups, sandwiches, deli-type entrees, scrumptious deserts and breads. Really good…
Erica
Bakery, deserts, lunch, dinner and everything
10. Choice Market
10. Choice Market
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172 local reviews
318 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 718-230-5234
Shell
Shell
This place is Cash only. They have delicious sandwiches as well as a great selection of deserts. I highly recommend the roasted salmon…
Michael
Michael
French Bistro. Great soups, sandwiches, deli-type entrees, scrumptious deserts and breads. Really good coffee. Three minute walk.
Erica
Erica
Bakery, deserts, lunch, dinner and everything
11. Max Brenner Chocolate Bar
11. Max Brenner Chocolate Bar
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38 local reviews
841 Broadway, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-467-8803
StoreRestaurantFood
Hil
One of NY's best Restaurant! Try out their Mac and Cheese for diner and their Chocolate fondue in desert! One…
Xavier Alexis
Great restaurant...amazing deserts. (Its what they're known for). You can go just for the deserts.
Jami
Awesome place for desert!!
11. Max Brenner Chocolate Bar
11. Max Brenner Chocolate Bar
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38 local reviews
841 Broadway, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-467-8803
Hil
Hil
One of NY's best Restaurant! Try out their Mac and Cheese for diner and their Chocolate fondue in desert! One of the best desert I've tried!
Xavier Alexis
Xavier Alexis
Great restaurant...amazing deserts. (Its what they're known for). You can go just for the deserts.
Jami
Jami
Awesome place for desert!!
12. Schmackary's
12. Schmackary's
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32 local reviews
362 W 45th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-801-9866
BakeryCafeStore
Yan
Delicious shakes and cookies! Decadent deserts.
12. Schmackary's
12. Schmackary's
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32 local reviews
362 W 45th St, Manhattan
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 646-801-9866
Yan
Yan
Delicious shakes and cookies! Decadent deserts.