Living in Houston means a multitude of options for dessert. From cakes to ice cream to pies, you’re bound to find something to suit your cravings. Besides being an excellent source of cheap therapy, dessert has health benefits. So, save up those calories and get ready to feast on some yummy desserts. Here are four fantastic
The Chocolate Bar
The Chocolate Bar doesn’t serve alcohol, but they do serve handmade chocolates and baked goods you won’t find anywhere else. Open for over two decades now, The Chocolate Bar features a window where you can watch the chocolate being made. After seeing their handiwork, you can purchase the little bites of heaven or choose a few gift options for your chocolate-loving friends.
Think: old-fashioned doctor sets like you used to play with as a kid, but made of chocolate instead! Choose from a wide variety of ice cream flavors or feast on one of their famous cakes or pies. They stay open late for the date-night crowd and can even accommodate dietary restrictions.
Glazed (The Doughnut Cafe)
If you like doughnuts, this cafe is just for you. Not only are they open 24 hours, seven days a week, but they cater to exactly what the customer craves. Glazed is a family-owned and operated specialty doughnut shop where every order is made fresh. They are known for their Glazed Breakfast Sandwich, “a fresh glazed doughnut sliced in half, then filled with bacon, egg and cheese” and other unique creations. One glance at their menu will have you leaving plain doughnuts behind forever.
Too busy to get out? Have your dessert delivered! Tiff’s Treats offers on-demand cookie and brownie delivery. You can also pick up your treats in-store and choose from other options on the menu, like the Tiffwich, Tiff’s version of the ice-cream sandwich. These treats are sure to meet your sweet tooth’s needs.
House of Pies
Yes, they really are a slice of heaven on earth, just like they claim. House of Pies has been a Houston staple since 1967. They offer late night dessert options in the form of over 20 freshly baked pies and a few other goodies. One bonus at House of Pies? They’re also open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and they offer a full menu all day. It’s a joy to sit back and relax in this cozy diner.
No matter what you’re craving, these four dessert