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Best cookies across the U.S. and Canada



Whether you prefer yours ooey-gooey, with more of a crunch, extra sweet, or a little on the savory side, it’s official: there is no wrong way to bite into a cookie. With colder temps on the way and National Cookie Day quickly approaching on December 4th, there is no better time to celebrate this sprinkle-topped list of the top cookie spots in each U.S. state and Canadian province. 

Can’t get enough cookies?! Bookmark this handy Yelp Collection here.

Photos from: Fire Island Rustic Bakeshop, Monster Cravings, and Cindy Lou’s cookies
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Photos from: Hellas Pastry Shop, Upper Crust Pie Bakery, and Amelia’s
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Photos from: Whisk: a Sustainable Bakeshop, Clear Flour Bakery, and Sweet Magnolias Bake Shop
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Photos from: Honeybear Bake Shop, The Hungry Hero Dessert Co, and Feed the Cheeks
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Photos from: Butteriffic Bakery & Cafe, Local Cookie Co., and Mary’s Mountain Cookies
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Top Cookie Spots in Every State Methodology

This is a list of the Top Cookie Spots in Every State. We identified businesses in the bakery, dessert and food categories on Yelp with a large concentration of reviews mentioning “cookies” then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews mentioning “cookies,” between January 1st, 2001 and October 17th, 2021.  All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of October 27, 2021. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of October 27, 2021.