Dessert in New York

2.1.2024, archive, guides

Below is a list of our favorite places to have something sweet in New York. In no particular order:

68 Jay St #119, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Order: Pistachio cake, mont blanc
Small French-Japanese pastry shop in DUMBO
Yardsale Café
620 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215
Order: Nutella and dark chocolate babka
Brooklyn vintage shop and bakery serving sandwiches and pastries
102 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003
Order: Sheet cake
Informal Tex-Mex restaurant and bakery
Magnolia Bakery
Several locations
Order: Banana pudding
Long standing West Village bakery famous for their cupcakes and pudding
From Lucie
263 E 10th St, New York, NY 10009
Order: Lemon olive oil cake, chocolate cake, chocolate chip cookie
Seasonal cakes and flavors inspired by the French countryside
Café Sabarsky
1048 5th Ave, New York, NY 10028
Order: Linzer torte, sachertorte, klimttorte
Classic Viennese style café inside the Neue Galerie uptown
Breads Bakery
Various locations
Order: Chocolate babka, rugelach
Jewish pastries and breads popular in Union Square
167 W 74th St, New York, NY 10023
Order: Chocolate chip walnut cookie
Started as a bread bakery in the late 90s, became famous for the chocolate chip walnut cookie they created as an energy snack for triathlon runners 
28 Greenwich Avenue, New York, NY 10011
Order: Cheesecake, black & white cookie, cookie boxes
Wide range of pastries from all over the world
18 King St, New York, NY 10014
Order: Seasonal icecream, tarte tatin, chocolate cake
Formal, daily-changing menu restaurant in West Village. Have lunch or dinner then stay for dessert
35 E 21st St, New York, NY 10010
Order: Corn husk meringue
Upscale Mexican restaurant in the Flat Iron district. Have dinner and mezcal cocktails, finish with the corn husk meringue dessert invented by Daniela Soto-Innes
Bar Bête
263 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Order: Yellow cake
French Canadian restaurant, stay for dessert
228 W 10th St, New York, NY 10014
Order: Olive oil cake
Italian West Village restaurant, order the cake to-go or dine in

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