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.
Long Beach 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. The Pie Bar
Topping the list is The Pie Bar. Located at 450 Pine Ave. in Long Beach, the spot to score desserts and more is the highest rated dessert spot in Long Beach, boasting four stars out of 429 reviews on Yelp.
2. The Funnel House
Next up is Long Beach's The Funnel House, situated at 425 Shoreline Village Drive. With four stars out of 320 reviews on Yelp, the spot to score desserts has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Mabel's Gourmet Pralines
Long Beach's Mabel's Gourmet Pralines, located at 625 Pine Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the candy store, which offers desserts and more, five stars out of 53 reviews.
4. Sweet & Saucy Shop
Sweet & Saucy Shop, a bakery that offers desserts and more in Long Beach, is another go-to, with four stars out of 357 Yelp reviews. Head over to 3722 Atlantic Ave. to see for yourself.
5. The Thick Shake Factory
Over in Long Beach, check out The Thick Shake Factory, which has earned four stars out of 154 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score desserts and ice cream at 335 The Promenade North.