Dining September 01, 2021
Indulge Your Sweet Tooth With A Visit To 10 Of Alabama’s Best Dessert Spots
Got a sweet tooth? If so, you’re in luck because several types of sweets are served right here in Alabama, including some of the best desserts around. For a list of 10 spots that serve some of the state’s best desserts, take a look below.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
1. Dreamcakes Bakery - Homewood
For some of the tastiest gourmet cupcakes in Alabama, you'll want to give Dreamcakes Bakery a try. This bakery is also a great place to visit whenever you need a custom sweet treat made.
2. Cammie's Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe - Mobile
Cammie's Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe is a charming ice cream parlor that's been open since 1959. It's best known for its banana split, which is a definite must-try.
3. Cream & Cones Ice Cream Lounge - Pelham
Offering 36 ice cream flavors, Cream & Cones Ice Cream Lounge is the ultimate go-to destination for ice cream. A variety of special sweet treats are also offered, including a Cotton Candy Ice Cream Burrito and a Doughnut Ice Cream Burger.
4. BuzzCatz Coffee & Sweets - Orange Beach
BuzzCatz Coffee & Sweets offers a variety of sweet treats like no other, including their famous homemade pop tarts. These pastries are made fresh daily and taste better than any store bought one.
5. Big Spoon Creamery - Birmingham
Big Spoon Creamery offers some of Alabama's tastiest ice cream. What makes this ice cream shop stand out from most of the others is the fact that they make their ice cream in small batches.
6. Pies By Mike - Clanton
Pies By Mike is one of the go-to places in Alabama for delicious homemade pie. Offering everything from pecan pie to apple pie, there's something for everyone. Pies can be purchased either whole or by the slice.
7. Trowbridge's - Florence
Trowbridge's opened in 1918 and is truly nostalgic. It serves a variety of sweet treats, including its famous Orange Pineapple Ice Cream. People have been known to drive many miles for a scoop (or two) of this famous ice cream.
8. Hope's Cheesecake - Gulf Shores
Hope's Cheesecake is a wonderful place to visit whenever you're vacationing on Alabama's Gulf Coast and craving cheesecake. This shop's gourmet cheesecakes are available in a variety of flavors and sold whole or by the slice.
9. Savage's Bakery & Deli - Birmingham
Savage's Bakery & Deli opened in 1939 and is one of Alabama's finest bakeries. It offers everything from cakes and cookies, to pastries and cinnamon rolls. A visit to this famous bakery is an absolute must for anyone with a sweet tooth.
10. Kreme Delite - Athens
Kreme Delite is an old fashioned drive-in restaurant that opened in 1951. It's well known for serving delicious soft serve ice cream, in addition to other frozen treats.
Have you been to any of these 10 dessert spots in Alabama? If so, please share your thoughts with us in the comments below.
For more information about Cammie’s Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe in Mobile, be sure to take a look at the following article:
Cammie’s Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe’s Banana Split Is One Of The Best Sundaes In Alabama.
Note: Because business hours tend to change, you’ll want to confirm them prior to your visit.
Address: Dreamcakes Bakery, 960 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209, USA Address: Cammie's Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe, 2511 Old Shell Rd, Mobile, AL 36607, USA Address: Cream & Cones, 2152 Pelham Pkwy, Pelham, AL 35124, USA Address: BuzzCatz Coffee & Sweets, 25689 Canal Rd Suite A, Orange Beach, AL 36561, USA Address: Big Spoon Creamery, 927 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209, USA Address: Pies By Mike, 1015 Lay Dam Rd Suite B, Clanton, AL 35045, USA Address: Trowbridge's Ice Cream Bar, 316 N Court St, Florence, AL 35630, USA Address: Hope's Cheesecake, 210 E 20th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542, USA Address: Savage's Bakery, 2916 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209, USA Address: Kreme Delite, 401 W Washington St, Athens, AL 35611, USA