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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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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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.

Dari-Crest

South > Riverfront

Approximately 8.17 miles from your location

Nanny Belle's

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location

Nanny Belle's

North

Approximately 8.60 miles from your location

Ice cream shop selling soft serve, milkshakes, floats, ice cream sandwiches, and other sweet treats.

Ice cream shop selling soft serve, milkshakes, floats, ice cream sandwiches, and other sweet treats.

Brio Tuscan Grille

North

Approximately 19.03 miles from your location

Brio Tuscan Grille

North

Approximately 19.03 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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The Littlefield

Uptown

Approximately 9.82 miles from your location
The Littlefield

The Littlefield

Uptown

Approximately 9.82 miles from your location

Quaint, art-lined craft cocktail, bourbon, and beer bar with bistro plates, desserts & Sunday brunch.

Quaint, art-lined craft cocktail, bourbon, and beer bar with bistro plates, desserts & Sunday brunch.

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Heaven's Roast

East

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

Heaven's Roast

East

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

Get a little slice of heaven at this Loveland coffee shop. They roast their beans onsite and serve them by the pound. Of course, you can stop in for just one cup (or two... Read more

Get a little slice of heaven at this Loveland coffee shop. They roast their beans onsite and serve them by the pound. Of course, you can stop in for just one cup (or two), and pair it with a muffin, cookie or pastry. Besides roasting coffee, Heaven's Roast stays busy with open mic nights, trivia nights, coffee tastings and...... Read More

Allez Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Allez Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Bakery serving up freshly baked bread and pasteries in the heart of OTR.

Bakery serving up freshly baked bread and pasteries in the heart of OTR.

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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Graeter's

Uptown

Approximately 4.75 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

Uptown

Approximately 4.75 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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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 18.80 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 18.80 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. 

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.

Aglamesis Brothers Ice Cream and Candy Company

Uptown

Approximately 4.95 miles from your location
Aglamesis Brothers

Aglamesis Brothers Ice Cream and Candy Company

Uptown

Approximately 4.95 miles from your location

This is one of the top ice cream places in town; some even say it's the best. More of an old-fashioned ice cream "parlor,' a menu is brought to your table and you are... Read more

This is one of the top ice cream places in town; some even say it's the best. More of an old-fashioned ice cream "parlor,' a menu is brought to your table and you are served there. Opened in 1913, the Oakley location has marble-top counters imported from Italy and a traditional soda fountain with stools. Aglamesis specializes... Read More

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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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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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Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 11.21 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 11.21 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

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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Old Milford Parlor: Coffee & Ice Cream

East

Approximately 6.82 miles from your location
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Alfio's Buon Cibo

Uptown

Approximately 4.71 miles from your location

Alfio's Buon Cibo

Uptown

Approximately 4.71 miles from your location

Elevated eatery featuring Italian dishes with an Argentinean twist & cocktails in an intimate space.

Elevated eatery featuring Italian dishes with an Argentinean twist & cocktails in an intimate space.

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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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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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Sprinkles Creamy Whip

West

Approximately 20.63 miles from your location

Sprinkles Creamy Whip

West

Approximately 20.63 miles from your location

Outdoor Soft Serve Ice Cream Stand

Outdoor Soft Serve Ice Cream Stand

Graeter's

East

Approximately 3.00 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

East

Approximately 3.00 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

Starbucks

Uptown

Approximately 5.01 miles from your location

Starbucks

Uptown

Approximately 5.01 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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Macaron Bar

Uptown

Approximately 4.72 miles from your location
Macaron Bar (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Macaron Bar

Uptown

Approximately 4.72 miles from your location

The only bakery in Cincinnati dedicated exclusively to French macarons.

The only bakery in Cincinnati dedicated exclusively to French macarons.

Servatii Pastry Shop & Deli

East

Approximately 3.21 miles from your location
Servatii Pastry Shop & Deli

Servatii Pastry Shop & Deli

East

Approximately 3.21 miles from your location

Just the name conjurs up legendary sweet treats from this venerable, 4th generation hometown favorite. Some locations are pastry shops only, while others have deli... Read more

Just the name conjurs up legendary sweet treats from this venerable, 4th generation hometown favorite. Some locations are pastry shops only, while others have deli services and all offer at least a few tables and chairs for eating-in. There's a full cafe at the Beechmont/8 Mile location. Servatii's is bright, friendly and...... Read More

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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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Graeter's

East

Approximately 3.53 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

East

Approximately 3.53 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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Bear Claw Cafe

North

Approximately 18.65 miles from your location

Bear Claw Cafe

North

Approximately 18.65 miles from your location

The Bear Claw Cafe is located within The Great Wolf Lodge. It is a bakery that is loaded with many gourmet pastries. It even has sandwiches for lunch. The entire lodge has... Read more

The Bear Claw Cafe is located within The Great Wolf Lodge. It is a bakery that is loaded with many gourmet pastries. It even has sandwiches for lunch. The entire lodge has Wi-fi. The Bear Claw is for those visiting Great Wolf but also for anyone who feels like stopping by.

The Cone

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location
The Cone (photo: @mrsbfastwnick)

The Cone

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location

Quirky soft-serve ice cream, yogurt, and ice stand shaped like a swirl cone, with family games and rides.

Quirky soft-serve ice cream, yogurt, and ice stand shaped like a swirl cone, with family games and rides.

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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. 

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

Cherbourg Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 7.79 miles from your location

Cherbourg Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 7.79 miles from your location

We bring safe, quality, well-sourced gluten and nut free fare to our friends. Our baked goods are made with love in small batches with minimally processed ingredients,... Read more

We bring safe, quality, well-sourced gluten and nut free fare to our friends. Our baked goods are made with love in small batches with minimally processed ingredients, from as many local resources as we can muster.

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

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 13.25 miles from your location

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 13.25 miles from your location

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

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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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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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Loveland Dairy Whip

East

Approximately 13.29 miles from your location
Loveland Dairy Whip (photo: Emily Lloyd)

Loveland Dairy Whip

East

Approximately 13.29 miles from your location

A family-owned business offering a wide variety of soft-serve specialty desserts. After enjoying a day out, stop by and relax with your favorite dessert in our picnic area...

A family-owned business offering a wide variety of soft-serve specialty desserts. After enjoying a day out, stop by and relax with your favorite dessert in our picnic area.

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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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Bonomini Bakery

Uptown

Approximately 10.05 miles from your location

Bonomini Bakery

Uptown

Approximately 10.05 miles from your location

Family-owned and operated for three generations, this bakery offers donuts, coffecakes, cupcakes, and crullers.

Family-owned and operated for three generations, this bakery offers donuts, coffecakes, cupcakes, and crullers.

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Graeter's

North

Approximately 11.29 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

North

Approximately 11.29 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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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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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. 

Pendleton Parlor

Downtown

Approximately 7.21 miles from your location

Pendleton Parlor

Downtown

Approximately 7.21 miles from your location

Pop in for a scoop of creamy ice cream, cookie dought, and espresso treats!

Pop in for a scoop of creamy ice cream, cookie dought, and espresso treats!

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