Everyone loves dessert, and in Texas thankfully everything is bigger and better when it comes to food. So go big or go home and fully indulge your sweet tooth in one of the top 10 sweet heavens across the city of Houston.
Who doesn’t love ice cream? Fat Cat Creamery is the cat’s meow. This tiny ice cream parlor has seasonal and permanent flavors that will have you coming back for more. Their perfectly creamy ice cream is made with the highest quality local ingredients; the whole milk used in their recipe comes from the Mill-King Creamery in McGregor, and the eggs are delivered from Ole Dad Farm. The old-timey sodas will make anyone purr! Convinced? The proof is in the pudding.
Fat Cat Creamery, 1901 N. Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX, USA, +1 713 869 1080
There is only one place to find the perfect macaron in Houston, and that would be Bite Macarons. With its sleek shop design, calming atmosphere, and beautifully crafted macarons, this place is in a league of its own. From macaron towers to individual portions, these mini, melt in your mouth meringues will make your day. Prepare to be distracted by all the mesmerizing colors and flavors of these delectable treats.
Bite Macarons, 5172 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX, USA, +1 713 664 2483
One stop here and it’s game over; you will be hooked. Red Dessert Dive specializes in classic desserts with a magical twist. Between the Butterscotch S’more Blondies, the varying Three Layer Cakes and the Bread Pudding with Texas Bourbon Caramel Sauce, you will be transformed. If you’re still not convinced, they also serve beer, wine, hot chocolate, and Italian soda. Reds is committed to treating the planet kindly. Their use of reclaimed wood in the store design, recycled packaging, and top ingredients make it the perfect sweet spot for hipsters.
Red Dessert Dive, 1045 Studewood St, Houston, TX, USA, +1 832 649 2977
A stop by Dolce Delights By Candace Chang will satisfy even the sweetest of sweet tooths, and you will never know that the desserts are healthier than most. Owner and head pastry chef Candace Chang creates edible art; specifically, dainty ornate bite-sized cakes, which also happen to be naturally semi-sweet. Chang has years of baking experience and approaches all desserts with an artisanal, contemporary flair. Expect to arrive on cloud nine when you try the mousse cake.
Dolce Delights, 3201 Louisiana St, Houston, TX, USA, +1 713 807 7575