Who doesn’t enjoy indulging in a heavenly dessert from time to time? And most of us succumb to the delectable temptation frequently, don’t we? Fortunately for those of us who love decadent desserts, Northwest Arkansas has a wide variety of establishments that specialize in mouthwatering sweets including cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pastries, pies and even gluten free options.
Below are establishments that serve the most decadent desserts in Northwest Arkansas:
Crepes Paulette $
213 NE A St, (479) 250-1110
Looking for an unusual yet heavenly indulgence? Look no more, Crepes Paulette makes sweet crepes that literally melt in your mouth. Try the The Turtle or The Nutty Monkey for a sweet treat that will make your taste buds dance
2210 S Walton Blvd, Ste 12
Bentonville, AR 72712
Hands down, this place makes some of the most delicious pies in the NWA region, the state, and probably the world. Even though they are a small bakery with just one oven, they will make any of their pies for you with advance notice. Many people make GooseBerry Pies a regular weekly stop. Try the Chocolate Pecan and the Rhubarb Pie for a taste sensation.
Oscars Cafe $
17 White St,
Oscars has luscious home-made sweet treats like their Success Cake, Homemade Ice Cream and Humming-bird Cake. Stop in for a flavorful cup of coffee, and try one of their amazing decadent desserts
Briar Rose Bakery
28 E Main St
Farmington, AR 72730
Located on Main Street in Farmington, features European-style pastries, custom cakes, true Artisan breads, wood-fired pizzas and deli sandwiches and soups. Try the amazing Lemon Cheese Cake, your taste buds will scream for joy.
1220 N College Ave – Across From the Veteran’s Hospital
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Rick’s is a full service bakery that is also open for breakfast, brunch and sandwiches. While Rick’s specializes in amazingly beautiful wedding cakes and many other unique shaped cakes for special occasions, that is just the beginning of their large and varied baked goods menu selection. They also offer doughnuts, pastries, cookies, muffins, bagels, cupcakes and petit fours.
Bliss Cupcake Café
14 S Block Ave Downtown
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Locally owned Bliss Cupcake Cafe uses fresh ingredients to bake its yummy, baked-from-scratch cupcakes and other baked goodies including special occasion cakes Best sellers are Red Velvet and Chocolate Milkshake cupcakes. They also make a Bliss for Pups, which is very popular with dog owners, and they bake a gluten free and vegan cupcake.
Chunky Dunk: A Milk and Cookies Truck
693 W. North Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Chunky Dunk, A Milk and Cookies Truck, makes a large variety of fresh baked yummo cookies. They specialize in their signature cookies, sandwich cookies and build your own cookies, and they also have a catering service ready to make your event a happy One. Try the HappyCamper cookie.
1000 S Gentry Blvd
Gentry, AR 72734
Open Mon – Fri, 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM and open for Fri dinner 5 PM – 9 PM. Mouthwatering scratch-made desserts of every description are created at the Wooden Spoon. 6-layer cakes, cheesecake, bread pudding, a tantalizing array of cream and berry pies, cookies, cobblers and fudge brownies are all part of the rotating dessert menu. These pies literally melt in your mouth. Well worth the drive from Bentonville or other NWA communities.
Fork & Crust
5208 Village Pkwy, Ste 11
Fork and Crust Pie Co. bakes delectable pies of every description including their berry, pecan and cream pies. These pies are worth driving across the county for, guaranteed! Place your order for a special event, holiday or just because you want to serve one to your family. Whatever the occasion, you won’t be disappointed.
Spring Street Grill $
101 Spring St, Springdale, AR, (479) 751-0323
Spring Street Grill’s true claim to fame is their famous, fresh baked,homemade pies. Come for lunch, but save room for a piece of pie. The pie menu rotates, but you might get lucky and find Chocolate Pecan Pie or fresh Strawberry Pie on the menu the day you come.