There’s no doubt about it, Yelpers will travel for good food. Whether you’re inside the perimeter (ITP) or outside the perimeter (OTP), we can all agree that Atlanta has a very diverse dining scene. Desserts are no exception. From gelato and poffertjes to baklava and apple pie, there’s something for every sweet tooth.
We tapped into Yelp’s data science team to find the sweetest destinations in Atlanta worth visiting. So polish that sweeth tooth, save room for dessert and buckle up. We’re going for a ride down sugar lane!
Methodology: This is a list of the top dessert spots in Atlanta. We identified the top dessert spots in Atlanta (Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale counties) then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews between January 1, 2001 and July 7th, 2021. This list looked at the top dessert spots in Atlanta. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of July 26, 2021. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of July 26, 2021.
Photo by Voga Italian Gelato on Yelp
Must try: any of their authentic Italian gelato flavors
Must try: fusion bowl followed closely by fleecy
Must try: Gluten-free flourless mascarpone berry tart
Must try: poffertjes
Must try: baklava
Must try: chocolate fudge cake
Must try: rustic apple pie
Must try: passion fruit cake
Must try: flourless chocolate cake
Must try: carrot cake
Must try: lemon meringue tart
Photo by Pearl’s Tea – Suwanee on Yelp
Must try: brown sugar boba milk tea and crème brûlée and cream
Must try: almond succés and pistachio cake
Photo by Instead of Flowers on Yelp
Must try: butterscotch bars
Must try: cinnamon bun
Be sure to follow our Collection so you can easily plan your delicious trip. You can even sort by distance! Which one are you visiting first?