Trying to find places to satisfy that sweet tooth can be tricky in this health-conscious society but below are some wonderful places around Calgary worth savouring every last bite of dessert!
It’s no doubt that these milkshakes are picturesque but they are also delicious. REGRUB also offers hot chocolate and apple cider during the chilly winter months in Calgary.
Yann Haute Patisserie specializes in crafting the most beautiful and unique pastries and desserts. After 15 years of experience Pastry Chef Yann now runs his own wonderful shop.
Yves Ghesquiere and his wife Marie created A Ladybug Cafe with the ideals of family tradition and homemade products in mind. The family tradition for the Ghesquiere’s extends all the way back to 1792 with Petrus Ghesquiere’s bakery opening in Brussels, Belgium.
Address: 2132 10 Aspen Stone Blvd SW
Celebrated at the Calgary Stampede, locally famous ice pop stop Family Freezed serves up delicious frozen treats in a variety of flavors. Be sure to check out the other half of their delicious dessert duo, Beaverballs!
Address: 261055 CrossIron Blvd
Sweet Tooth Ice Cream provides a refreshing twist on the traditional dessert, ice cream. Instead of scooping into a regular cone, sweet tooth rolls it’s ice cream. The flavor remains the same while the shape is new and exciting.
Address: 206 Center St SE
Decadent Brulee has been creating delicious desserts in shop since 1983. Their wedding cakes are truly beautiful, almost too pretty to eat…..almost.
Address: 722 11th Avenue SW
The idea for Village Ice Cream came to founder Billy on a hot day while sitting on his grandmother’s porch. Village focuses on providing the best tasting ice cream by sourcing the best ingredients. With three locations in Calgary it’s hard to resist.
Victoria Park: 431 10 Ave SE
Britannia Plaza: 820 49th Ave SW
Garrison Corner: 2406 34th Ave SW
Jelly Modern Doughnuts is Canada’s premiere doughnut bakery, specializing in crafting the most delicious doughnuts. They are committed to taking care of the environment by using bamboo materials in their cafe and using recyclable packaging.
Address: 100 1414 8 Street SW
Located in Marda Loop, my Favorite Ice Cream Shop is the perfect place to take the family out to enjoy some old-fashioned ice cream. With 72 flavors you are sure to find the perfect flavor for you.
MacKay’s has been in operation in Cochrane since 1946 and is still using their grandmother’s recipe. MacKay’s offers it’s Top Ten flavors as well as seasonal ice creams. Many ice cream alternatives are available to accommodate dietary restrictions and allergies.
Address: 220 1st Street W, Cochrane, Alberta
Nice Cream specializes in serving ice cream made using liquid nitrogen. Liquid nitrogen is a safe alternative to traditional freezing methods, don’t worry though all of the flavors of traditional ice cream remain the same at Nice Cream.
Address: #4 4604 37 St SW
Amato Gelato located in Kensington specializes in traditional italian gelato. Amato Gelato offers online ordering and is available for delivery so you don’t even have to leave your house.
Address: 2104 Kensington Rd NW
Sidewalk Citizen is inspired by street food for people living their busy lives who don’t have time to stop and sit everyday for lunch. They craft the best desserts by using only the best ingredients.
Buttermilk Fine Waffles focuses on crafting delicious waffles with either sweet or savoury toppings to satisfy whatever cravings you may have. It is unique because the restaurant space is available for art exhibitions, live music, film screenings and more.
Address: 330 17 Avenue SW
Yum Bakery is inspired by European and San Francisco classic artisan bakery style. Owners Debbie and David run Yum Bakery with the help of their seven children where they make everything from scratch.
Made by Marcus specializes in ice cream made from scratch using local ingredients and no stabilizers. They offer seasonal ice cream flavors as well as macarons.
Address: #121 1013 17 Ave SW
What are some of your favourite dessert places in Calgary? Let us know in the comments below!