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Favorite Dessert Spots in Edinburgh

Favorite Dessert Spots in Edinburgh

in no particular order…

The Pastry Section, 86 Raeburn Place, Stockbridge
pastries, brownies, cookies, cakes

Favorite thing: Ulitmate Brownie (brownie bottom, mousse middle, ganache top). Follow


Maytree Shop (formally known as Chocolate Tree), 123 Bruntsfield Place
artisan chocolates, vegan cakes, gelato, artisan hot chocolate

Favorite thing: 70% Madagascar Hot Chocolate with whipped cream and marshmallows. Follow


Aristan Cheesecakes, 104 Bruntsfield Place

Favorite thing: Not applicable because I don’t like cheesecake. (Yes, I know it defeats the purpose but I will get flak if I don’t add this.) If you like cheescake, this place is a must! Follow


Sugar Daddy’s, 8 Roseneath Street, Marchmont / 5 Rodney Street, Cannonmills
cookies, cupcakes, cake, bars - vegan, DF, GF options

Favorite thing: vegan chocolate cupcake, cookie sandwiches. Follow


101 Bakery, 101 Newington Road
cookies, cake

Favorite thing: crownies (cookie brownies) and salted dark chocolate chip cookies, also sold at Brew Lab and Cult Espresso. Follow


The Marshmallow Lady, 4 Rodney Street, Cannonmills / Stockbridge Market every Sunday
marshmallows, treats with marshmallow

Favorite thing: marshmallow “donut” covered in chocolate. Follow


Baba Budan, 17 E Market Street, Old Town
doughnuts, cinnamon rolls

Favorite thing: chocolate and vanilla glazed doughnuts (flavors change daily). Follow


The Manna House Bakery, 22 Easter Road
pastries, brownies, cookies, cakes

Favorite thing: (very decadent) brownie. Follow


Naked Bakery, 24a Hill Street, New Town
plant-based doughnuts, cupcakes, cakes

Favorite thing: chocolate honeycomb cake. Follow


Considerit, 3 Sciennes, across from Summerhall (pronounced Sheens)
plant-based doughnuts, chocolate, ice cream

Favorite thing: biscoff doughnut, vegan chocolate ice cream. Follow


Twelve Triangles, 90 Brunswick Street off Leith Walk / 300 Portobello High Street / 148 Duke Street, Leith / 50 Dalry Road, Haymarket
doughnuts, pastries

Favorite thing: cinnamon morning bun. Follow


Söderberg, 27 Simpson Loan at Quartermile (Peter’s Yard) / 34 Simpson Loan / 1 Lister Square at Quartermile / 3 Deanhaugh Street in Stockbridge / 45 Broughton Street / 310 Morningside Road / 31 Queensferry Street
swedish pastries, cookies, cake

Favorite thing: Kladdkaka (mudcake). Follow


Little Fitzroy, 46 Easter Road
doughnuts, cookies, cake

Favorite thing: peanut butter and jelly cookies and chocolate vegan cake. *Little Fitzroy is a (damn good) coffee shop that gets different treats in daily by a variety of bakers. Everytime I go there, there’s always something beautifully delicious on the counter.


SukiBakes cookies at Williams & Johnson Coffee Co., 3 Waverley Bridge

Favorite thing: chocolate chip oatmeal cookies and gingerbread chocolate cookies. SukiBakes supplies baked goods to many places in Edinburgh, and I’m always happy to find one of her cookie creations in Williams & Johnson to eat with my batch brew. Follow


These are my personal favorites. Comment below with yours :)

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