Top spots to satisfy Cincinnati’s sweet tooth on National Dessert Day

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The last course comes first on Oct. 14, National Dessert Day, which gives you the perfect excuse to indulge in the sweet treat of your choice.

Cincinnati has plenty of quality dessert spots, so which to choose? To help you plan your outing, here’s a roundup of the top dessert destinations, delivered by Hoodline using Yelp data and our own secret recipe.

1. Alfio's Buon Cibo


Topping the list is Alfio's Buon Cibo. Located at 2724 Erie Ave. in Hyde Park, the Italian and Argentine spot, which offers desserts and more, is the highest-rated dessert spot in Cincinnati, boasting 4.5 stars out of 235 reviews on Yelp.

2. Buona Terra


Next up is Mt. Lookout's Buona Terra, situated at 1028 Delta Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 152 reviews on Yelp, the creperie, which offers desserts, gelato and more, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Urbana Cafe


Pendleton's Urbana Cafe, located at 1206 Broadway St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cafe, which offers desserts, coffee, tea and more, 4.5 stars out of 122 reviews.

4. Putz's Creamy Whip

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Putz's Creamy Whip, a traditional American spot that offers hot dogs, desserts and more in Westwood, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 97 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2673 Putz Place to see for yourself.

5. Graeter's Ice Cream

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Over in Clifton, check out Graeter's Ice Cream, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 99 reviews on Yelp. You can find the bakery, which offers ice cream, frozen yogurt, desserts and more, at 332 Ludlow Ave.

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