Do you have a huge sweet tooth? Because OH my goodness, we do! There’s nothing better than an ooey gooey chocolate chip cookie, or a strawberry rhubarb pie hot from the oven. Whether you’re hankering for a muffin or a snickerdoodle, we’ve found the best spots for you to frequent from one end of the state to another. Take a look, why don’t ya? You won’t regret it!
10. Tellico Grains Bakery - Tellico Plains
This darling small town bakery melds fantastic baked goods with a cozy atmosphere. It has rave reviews amongst regulars and visitors alike, and we can see why!
9. The Whimsy Cookie - Memphis
This adorable Memphis cookie spot is great for you and your littles - as you can probably tell. Sugar has a way of spanning generations, and we're huge fans!
8. Mer-Mer's - Knoxville
Perfect for any occasion, we couldn't believe the amount of folks that pledged their love to Mer-Mer's in east Tennessee. It's a Knoxville phenomenon, you know.
7. Dozen Bakery - Nashville
You know Dozen Bakery by the shops it frequents - the wildly popular Crema, to name one. You can visit their storefront, or you can find all their delectable treats across town. We think that's even better!
6. Koch's Bakery - Chattanooga
Koch's proffers fun, quirky treats as well as the standard bakery fare. Its sweet Chattanooga location makes it easy to indulge AND get outside. How perfect is that?
5. Sweet 16th - East Nashville
Helloooo gorgeous! An insanely popular east Nashville joint, Sweet 16th is small and perfectly animated in choice. Plus? There are a ton of savory options, for those of you who have immature tastebuds. Joking, joking...kind of.
4. Oh My Ganache! - Collierville
Small town sugar talent at its best, as soon as we saw this Lord of the Rings cake there wasn't a question. If you're in need of specialty cakes in Collierville, you're covered! (Now can we move a bit closer...?)
3. Sugarbuzz Bakers -Knoxville
Can we all just LOOK at that wedding cake? The absolute talent and love of craft that's found at Sugarbuzz makes it a top choice for quite a few businesses and folk in the Knoxville area.
2. Muddy's Bake Shop - Memphis
You've probably heard of Muddy's, if you've lived in Tennessee a hot second. A spot of legendary, wildly sugary proportions, Muddy's is consistently rated top notch by bakery connoisseurs across the country.
1. Merridee's Breadbasket - Franklin
This small town bakery serves brunch from heaven and bakes loaves of wonderful bread for you to take home and enjoy again and again. Their glass cases of treats are fabulous, so much so you'll never want to leave.