10 Best Places for Dessert in Florida

Forget the calories—dessert is ALWAYS the best part of any meal. Cakes, pies, ice cream, cookies, and all those fancy things you can’t identify but taste good anyway—it’s so hard to choose just one! Next time you find yourself with a sweet tooth, check out these 10 best places for dessert in Florida.  

Better Than Sex, Key West and Orlando, FL

Yep, you read that right! This sinfully-themed dessert haven has given careful attention to every detail, from dessert names and descriptions to food presentation and privacy at every table. They focus solely on sexy desserts, adult drinks, and tons of innuendo that will satisfy and delight. 

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Fireman Derek’s, Miami, FL

Known as Miami’s original pie shop, this tiny dessert palace is a must-visit when you’re in the area. Every culinary creation is handcrafted, including their famous cakes, pies, cookies, and one-of-a-kind masterpieces. Best of all, you can order online get their desserts delivered directly to you, no matter where you live!

Swah-Rey, St. Petersburg, FL

This dessert “soiree” is the best place to find homemade, made-from-scratch desserts and drinks that are unlike any combination you’ve ever seen. They’ve taken great care to craft a menu of sweets that pair perfectly with their cocktails. Most of their desserts look like miniature versions of full-sized ones, but what they lack in size they more than make up for in flavor and quality. 

Tani’s For Dessert, Plant City, FL

This unique restaurant is one of the only places in Florida that offers nothing BUT dessert! The prices are fair, the portions are filling, and the taste is pure heaven. They also have a full-service bakery for to-go items, weddings, parties, and other special occasions. 

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Toothsome Chocolate Emporium and Savory Feast Kitchen, Orlando, FL

This gem in Orlando’s Universal CityWalk is the best thing to happen to dessert. Granted, the meals are nothing short of extraordinary, but the desserts here really take the cake! Gourmet chocolates, artisanal milkshakes, and one-of-a-kind puddings and sundaes make choosing just one the toughest choice of your life.

Chocolate Fashion, Coral Gables and Miami, FL

Who knew chocolate could make such a fashion statement? Dessert is always in style at this trendy sweet shop and restaurant, with plenty of options that look as good as they taste. Tarts, mousse, mini desserts, pies, and French and Italian desserts might just make your eyes bigger than your stomach.

Vicky’s House, Coconut Grove, FL

Prepare yourself for this throwback! Reminiscent of a vintage kitchen counter, you’ll feel more like you’re sitting in Grandma’s house than a restaurant. They’re serving up timeless classics like root beer floats, retro-themed specialty shakes (hello, Golden Girls!), locally made ice cream, and even adults-only drinks. Soak in the experience—there’s nothing quite like this place!

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Jaxson’s Ice Cream Parlor, Dania Beach, FL

Is this an ice cream shop or a vintage carnival? There’s a lot of old-school goodness here, particularly concerning their old-fashioned ice cream, homestyle eats, retro candy, and tons of nostalgic memorabilia. You certainly won’t run out of things to marvel over!

ChillN Nitrogen Ice Cream, Multiple locations

This Florida favorite has gained the attention of thousands of locals for multiple reasons. They’re one of the only places you can get delicious vegan-friendly ice cream. All their frozen goodness is flash frozen with nitrogen, and the result is the coolest, creamiest, most amazing ice cream you’ve ever tasted—all made right in front of you.

The Hyppo Gourmet Ice Pops, Multiple locations

You won’t find pops like these in any grocery store! These ice pops are as wholesome as they come, made with love and the farm-fresh fruit to ensure the best flavor. They’re known for a rotating selection of ice pop flavors, from summer watermelon to pumpkin spice and more. 

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