Sweet Treats

30 Places to Get Your Sugar Fix in Seattle

A miniature guide to Seattle's dessert scene. All-star cakes, cookies, pies, ice cream, and doughnuts abound.

03/25/2019 By Nosh Pit Staff

Sweet Spots

The Best Baked Treats in Seattle

From towering cakes to ethereal croissants, these are the newcomers and classics to crave.

11/20/2018 By Rebekah Denn Photography by Paul Kooiman

S'mores Galore

5 Sweet Spots for National S'mores Day

It's getting toasty in here.

08/10/2018 By Christina Ausley

Trend

Seattle’s Mini Boom of Filipino Desserts

This city has never exactly been a stronghold of Filipino food. Cheesecake and ice cream might change that.

07/12/2017 By Rosin Saez

Seattle Summer

Flavor Hunters: Salt and Straw’s Seattle Ice Cream Takeover

Can Portland’s favorite frozen treat purveyor translate its mix of geekery and wide-roaming creativity to Seattle?

06/09/2017 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Stuart Mullenberg

Dessert Alert

Two New Dessert Spots Open in International District

Time for fresh coconut juice, taro smoothies, and Thai iced tea shaved ice.

05/19/2016 By Rosin Saez

Critic's Notebook

Can We Talk About the Cookies at Mollusk?

Because Beet-Almond Meringue. Rosemary-Blue Cheese Shortbread.

01/07/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Openings

Lady Yum Macaron Shop Opens This Week in Kirkland

Macarons meet wine at this Parisian-style cafe.

07/15/2014 By Claire Cole

On the Menu

Seattle Is Sweet on Momofuku Milk Bar

Christina Tosi’s cerealcentric treats are inspiring some seriously tempting local desserts.

04/17/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Street Eatin'

Truck Stop: Diane Skwiercz of Street Treats

"Seriously, I can’t live without sweets," confesses the owner of the bakery on wheels.

02/14/2012 By Christopher Werner

Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day Desserts

Sweet suggestions from 10 local bakeries.

02/09/2012 By Emily Dhatt

Article

Met List: Belgian Waffles

Where to go for Belgium’s signature treat.

01/24/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Sweet Talk

Macarons Versus Macaroons: What’s the Deal?

Demystifying the perpetually misunderstood treats.

11/28/2011 By Christopher Werner

Taste Tests

Seattle Met Taste Test: Macarons

A panel of sweet teeth gobbles up 12 kinds of the pretty French pastry.

11/08/2011 By Seattle Met Staff

Street Eatin'

New Food Truck: Sweet Wheels, Specializing in Ice Cream Sandwiches

Seattle gets another bakery on wheels. Watch your back, Street Treats.

10/10/2011 By Christopher Werner

Free Food!

Today in Free Food: Street Treats Giving Out 100 Ice Cream Sandwiches

Head to Denny Triangle before noon to score your ’wich.

08/17/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Desserts

Monsoon Plans a Pastry Program

The Banhs want to add sweet and savory puffs to their menu.

08/12/2011 By Jessica Voelker

National Something Day

In Honor of National S’mores Day: An Ode to the Sticky-Sweet Treat

Plus: where to celebrate.

08/10/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Taste Tests

Seattle Met Taste Test: Gelato

Twelve tasters lap up 14 scoops from seven gelato shops.

08/09/2011