Dessert

Find Restaurants Serving Dessert in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

From popular local delicacies to hot new restaurants featuring gourmet takes on comfort-food favorites and fine dining for a romantic night for two, Cincinnati USA is making a name for itself as a foodie destination. USA Today even named the region one of "six small cities with big food scenes" due to the amazing revitalization of our restaurant scene, which offers plenty of dining options for every palate, including sweet treats to top off any meal.

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard.

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard.

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Twisted Cream

South

Approximately 16.77 miles from your location

Twisted Cream

South

Approximately 16.77 miles from your location

Serving up specialty ice cream infused with alcohol. Try numerous concoctions or create your own. 

Serving up specialty ice cream infused with alcohol. Try numerous concoctions or create your own. 

Boldface Dairy Bar Co.

West

Approximately 9.85 miles from your location

Boldface Dairy Bar Co.

West

Approximately 9.85 miles from your location

Serving up sweet treats galore, Boldface aims to be a part of your summer ice cream memories. Enjoy treats like floats, shakes, seasonal treats, street pops and of course... Read more

Serving up sweet treats galore, Boldface aims to be a part of your summer ice cream memories. Enjoy treats like floats, shakes, seasonal treats, street pops and of course cones! 

Bellevue Bistro

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.88 miles from your location

Bellevue Bistro

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.88 miles from your location

Bellevue Bistro is a cozy spot in the Fairfield Avenue strip. Soothing tan walls, a fireplace and kitschy memorabilia on the walls add to the bistro's charm. Weekend... Read more

Bellevue Bistro is a cozy spot in the Fairfield Avenue strip. Soothing tan walls, a fireplace and kitschy memorabilia on the walls add to the bistro's charm. Weekend breakfast/brunch specials, priced at only $8.25 feature Belgian waffles, Kentucky hot brown benedict and a variety of breakfast sautes.

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Streetpops

Uptown

Approximately 8.23 miles from your location

Streetpops

Uptown

Approximately 8.23 miles from your location

Small batch gourmet pops in some crazy flavors. Stop in at one of three locations or find them at area farmers markets and festivals.

Small batch gourmet pops in some crazy flavors. Stop in at one of three locations or find them at area farmers markets and festivals.

Graeter's

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. The generous scoops are packed with... Read more

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. The generous scoops are packed with seriously big, chunky pieces of chocolate. This is the perfect place for an after-dinner treat. Split a sundae or grab two spoons for a banana split. It just...... Read More

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Buona Terra

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

Buona Terra

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

Gelato, crepes and gourmet desserts. Made fresh daily by hand in micro batches.

Gelato, crepes and gourmet desserts. Made fresh daily by hand in micro batches.

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Orange Leaf

West

Approximately 25.22 miles from your location

Orange Leaf

West

Approximately 25.22 miles from your location

Orange Leaf is a self-serve, fill-your-own-bucket, and pay-by-the-ounce shop. With almost 70 flavor options and 35 topping possibilities - not all at once, please - you... Read more

Orange Leaf is a self-serve, fill-your-own-bucket, and pay-by-the-ounce shop. With almost 70 flavor options and 35 topping possibilities - not all at once, please - you can create as much of your perfect dessert as you want.

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La Grassa

East

Approximately 6.44 miles from your location

La Grassa

East

Approximately 6.44 miles from your location

Local spot serving gelato and coffee.

Local spot serving gelato and coffee.

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

West

Approximately 25.51 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

West

Approximately 25.51 miles from your location

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard. 

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

Uptown

Approximately 3.84 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

Uptown

Approximately 3.84 miles from your location

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard. 

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Abby Girl Sweets

North

Approximately 10.67 miles from your location
Abby Girl Sweets (photo: Abby Erwin)

Abby Girl Sweets

North

Approximately 10.67 miles from your location

Abby Girl Sweets is a family owned and operated business, named after the owners' daughter. All of the cupcakes are made from scratch with a selection of 15 on-going... Read more

Abby Girl Sweets is a family owned and operated business, named after the owners' daughter. All of the cupcakes are made from scratch with a selection of 15 on-going flavors and a new season flavor each week. Flavors include: Chocolate Covered Strawberry, Peanut Butter Cup, Banana Pudding, Madagascar Vanilla Bean on Banana, and... Read More

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Butler's Pantry

South

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location

Butler's Pantry

South

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location

A unique variety of gourmet items in a marketplace setting, including a bakery, coffee & tea, juice & smoothies, soup & salad, ice cream & candy, and deli... Read more

A unique variety of gourmet items in a marketplace setting, including a bakery, coffee & tea, juice & smoothies, soup & salad, ice cream & candy, and deli sandwiches.

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 15.57 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 15.57 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

Li'l Goodie Shoppe

North

Approximately 18.60 miles from your location

Li'l Goodie Shoppe

North

Approximately 18.60 miles from your location

The family-owned Li'l Goodie Shoppe has any kind of ice cream concoction and flavor you can imagine, from big sundaes to malts to flurries. They also serve non-fat yogurt... Read more

The family-owned Li'l Goodie Shoppe has any kind of ice cream concoction and flavor you can imagine, from big sundaes to malts to flurries. They also serve non-fat yogurt and homemade sherbet.They have a very popular drive-thru, but you can also walk right up to the windows and eat your treat on the shaded picnic tables.

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The Creamy Whip

North

Approximately 14.24 miles from your location

The Creamy Whip

North

Approximately 14.24 miles from your location

The best soft serve around with many homemade flavors. Seasonal flavors always available.

The best soft serve around with many homemade flavors. Seasonal flavors always available.

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Whipty-Do

North

Approximately 18.77 miles from your location

Whipty-Do

North

Approximately 18.77 miles from your location

Whipty-Do is a seasonal ice cream shop proudly serving delicious, high quality soft-serve and frozen sweets. If you share in our love for ice cream, then we'd like to... Read more

Whipty-Do is a seasonal ice cream shop proudly serving delicious, high quality soft-serve and frozen sweets. If you share in our love for ice cream, then we'd like to welcome you to your happy place.

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Root Beer Stand

North

Approximately 13.04 miles from your location

Root Beer Stand

North

Approximately 13.04 miles from your location

Long-standing (since 1957) diner offering frosty namesake mugs and chili-topped, foot-long hot dogs.

Long-standing (since 1957) diner offering frosty namesake mugs and chili-topped, foot-long hot dogs.

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 9.22 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 9.22 miles from your location

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard. 

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard. 

Buzzed Bull Creamery

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location
Buzzed Bull Creamery (photo: Abby Erwin)

Buzzed Bull Creamery

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Handcrafted, boozy ice creams in imaginative flavor combinations in a trendy, industrial-chic space.

Handcrafted, boozy ice creams in imaginative flavor combinations in a trendy, industrial-chic space.

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Mac's Pizza Pub

Uptown

Approximately 8.06 miles from your location

Mac's Pizza Pub

Uptown

Approximately 8.06 miles from your location

This eatery is a lively but laid-back college hangout. Often times, students eat, drink, study or watch sports on 18 TV screens (including a massive plasma screen) There's... Read more

This eatery is a lively but laid-back college hangout. Often times, students eat, drink, study or watch sports on 18 TV screens (including a massive plasma screen) There's karaoke Tuesday and live music most weekends. Challenge your friends to a game of darts or shuffleboard. The restaurant recently had a power charging station... Read More

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Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 25.23 miles from your location
Frisch's vegetable soup (photo: Erin Woiteshek)

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 25.23 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

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Dairy Corner

East

Approximately 2.11 miles from your location

Dairy Corner

East

Approximately 2.11 miles from your location

At the charming, family-owned Newtown Dairy Corner, the wall by their walk-up window is almost completely covered with descriptions and pictures of their tasty dessert... Read more

At the charming, family-owned Newtown Dairy Corner, the wall by their walk-up window is almost completely covered with descriptions and pictures of their tasty dessert offerings - give yourself some time to look over all the options! They've got everything from brownie sundaes, to milkshakes, floats to cones with dozens of...... Read More

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Ms. Cheri's Donuts & More

East

Approximately 6.89 miles from your location

Ms. Cheri's Donuts & More

East

Approximately 6.89 miles from your location

Family-style bakery with old school charm, serving up all of your donut favorites.

Family-style bakery with old school charm, serving up all of your donut favorites.

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Dairy Queen

East

Approximately 12.12 miles from your location

Dairy Queen

East

Approximately 12.12 miles from your location

Nothing beats a frozen, candy-topped ice cream treat from Dairy Queen on a hot summer day. Known for its desserts, like Blizzards and ice cream cakes, Dairy Queen not only... Read more

Nothing beats a frozen, candy-topped ice cream treat from Dairy Queen on a hot summer day. Known for its desserts, like Blizzards and ice cream cakes, Dairy Queen not only satisfies the sweet tooth but hunger as well, with hamburgers, chicken sandwiches, hot dogs and salads. Some locations have a drive-through, while most have... Read More

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Olio Italian

North

Approximately 7.49 miles from your location

Olio Italian

North

Approximately 7.49 miles from your location

Part of the Kenwood Collection, Olio Italian is bringing little Italy to Cincinnati. Many items will be imported from Italy and in-house gelato is available! They offer... Read more

Part of the Kenwood Collection, Olio Italian is bringing little Italy to Cincinnati. Many items will be imported from Italy and in-house gelato is available! They offer multiple fresh mozzarella dishes and they make their own pasta. Pasta dishes will be light and flavorful with vegetables and tomato sauces. 

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Sweets N Eats

West

Approximately 12.24 miles from your location

Sweets N Eats

West

Approximately 12.24 miles from your location

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The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location
Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros. Coffee, part of The B-Line (photo: Jessica Cunningham)

The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location

Locally owned and operated by Peter & Kim Newberry, Newberry Bros, this neighborhood cafe offers more than 1500 bourbons and whiskeys, and counting. Full bar. Wine.... Read more

Locally owned and operated by Peter & Kim Newberry, Newberry Bros, this neighborhood cafe offers more than 1500 bourbons and whiskeys, and counting. Full bar. Wine. Beer. Coffee & espresso. Dog friendly patio. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

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Branch Hill Coffee

East

Approximately 11.25 miles from your location

Branch Hill Coffee

East

Approximately 11.25 miles from your location

Enjoy some morning coffee in this enchantingly quaint spot in Loveland. It's a yellow house surrounded by a remarkably colorful garden. Beside the flavored coffees and... Read more

Enjoy some morning coffee in this enchantingly quaint spot in Loveland. It's a yellow house surrounded by a remarkably colorful garden. Beside the flavored coffees and specialty drinks, Branch Hill offers soups, sandwiches and baked goodies. The outdoor patio is a charming place to enjoy a drink with friends. It's near the...... Read More

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Buckabee Brownies

North

Approximately 12.03 miles from your location

Buckabee Brownies

North

Approximately 12.03 miles from your location

Brownies and blondies that are handcraftd with detail. Choose from a fudgy brownie, a red velvet cream cheese brownies, or coffee & white chocolate brownie, Buckabee... Read more

Brownies and blondies that are handcraftd with detail. Choose from a fudgy brownie, a red velvet cream cheese brownies, or coffee & white chocolate brownie, Buckabee has you covered! 

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Frisch's Big Boy

South > Southeast

Approximately 13.97 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

South > Southeast

Approximately 13.97 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

Tickle Pickle

Uptown

Approximately 9.97 miles from your location

Tickle Pickle

Uptown

Approximately 9.97 miles from your location

Burgers named after rock 'n roll legends plus sides, shakes, beer, and desserts in a cozy space.

Burgers named after rock 'n roll legends plus sides, shakes, beer, and desserts in a cozy space.

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Silver Grove Dari-Bar

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.21 miles from your location
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Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location

Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location

More than just a place to rest your feet after a day at the museum, The Terrace Cafe at the Cincinnati Art Museum is a stand-alone experience featuring unique dishes and a... Read more

More than just a place to rest your feet after a day at the museum, The Terrace Cafe at the Cincinnati Art Museum is a stand-alone experience featuring unique dishes and a great ambience. The contemporary, stripped-down decor gives way to a view of the gorgeous Alice Bimel Courtyard (available seasonally for outdoor dining) and... Read More

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Starbucks

Uptown

Approximately 8.05 miles from your location

Starbucks

Uptown

Approximately 8.05 miles from your location

It wouldn't be a workday without that daily cup o' joe. Take your pick from espresso drinks, lattes, tea, hot chocolate, iced coffee and cappuccinos. Starbucks also... Read more

It wouldn't be a workday without that daily cup o' joe. Take your pick from espresso drinks, lattes, tea, hot chocolate, iced coffee and cappuccinos. Starbucks also rotates seasonal holiday blends and summertime favorites, like Peppermint Mocha Twist or a cold Frappuccino with whipped cream. Sit and sip inside the cozy... Read... Read More

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Graeter's

Uptown

Approximately 8.48 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

Uptown

Approximately 8.48 miles from your location

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. What better way to end a downtown date... Read more

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. What better way to end a downtown date then to head to Graeter's on the Square? The generous scoops of creamy deliciousness are packed with seriously big, chunky pieces of chocolate. Graeter's also... Read More

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Holtman's Donuts

North

Approximately 15.57 miles from your location
Holtman's Donut Shop (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Holtman's Donuts

North

Approximately 15.57 miles from your location

Family-owned donut shop since 1960. Every day they produce fresh-baked goods from a recipe passed down through generations of their German heritage.

Family-owned donut shop since 1960. Every day they produce fresh-baked goods from a recipe passed down through generations of their German heritage.

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Putz's Creamy Whip

West

Approximately 11.24 miles from your location
Putz's Creamy Whip (photo: Emily Lloyd)

Putz's Creamy Whip

West

Approximately 11.24 miles from your location

Putz's has a rich tradition on the West Side of Cincinnati, as the family-owned business has been around since 1938. The walk-up ice-cream joint is located in an out-of-... Read more

Putz's has a rich tradition on the West Side of Cincinnati, as the family-owned business has been around since 1938. The walk-up ice-cream joint is located in an out-of-the-way spot near I-74 and Montana Avenue. But families flock to Putz's every summer because of their creamy ice cream, sundaes, milkshakes and more. The stand... Read More

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Grand Finale Restaurant

North

Approximately 13.18 miles from your location

Grand Finale Restaurant

North

Approximately 13.18 miles from your location

Crepes, steaks, seafood, and lots of desserts are offered in a quaint, old-world setting.

Crepes, steaks, seafood, and lots of desserts are offered in a quaint, old-world setting.

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Rhino's Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve

North

Approximately 10.70 miles from your location

Rhino's Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve

North

Approximately 10.70 miles from your location

Rhino's Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve is a self-serve ice cream parlor. We offer a variety of flavors of Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Sorbet. We have five machines with... Read more

Rhino's Frozen Yogurt & Soft Serve is a self-serve ice cream parlor. We offer a variety of flavors of Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Sorbet. We have five machines with two different flavors per machine, as well as a Flavorbust which adds a flavor ring to our soft serve ice cream. We also provide a variety of toppings for your... Read More

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Brio Tuscan Grille

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

Brio Tuscan Grille

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine, and cocktails.

Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine, and cocktails.

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Streetpops

Uptown

Approximately 4.95 miles from your location

Streetpops

Uptown

Approximately 4.95 miles from your location

Small batch gourmet pops in some crazy flavors. Stop in at one of three locations or find them at area farmers markets and festivals.

Small batch gourmet pops in some crazy flavors. Stop in at one of three locations or find them at area farmers markets and festivals.

French Crust Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.89 miles from your location

French Crust Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.89 miles from your location

Charming cafe in Findlay Market for classic French fare, from breakfast to steak frites and cocktails.

Charming cafe in Findlay Market for classic French fare, from breakfast to steak frites and cocktails.

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