MostBest Baltimore | Desserts

There are 81 dessert shops in Baltimore. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.

These aren’t just any old donuts or cupcakes. These desserts go above and beyond, from handcrafted to specially made, from alcohol-infused to vegan. There’s even a Food NEtwork star in the mix!


via Flickr user Spam

via Flickr user Spam

Vaccaro’s Italian Pastry Shop is a gem of Little Italy, showcasing some of the best coffees, pastries, and desserts in the area. The pastries are made with the utmost pride using traditional methods, and the gelato, crafted to perfection, can be enjoyed straight up or blended with any number of liqueurs for a spiked dessert that’s one for the books.

We Love Their: Cannolis, Gelato, Tiramisu, Italian Lemon Drop

222 Albemarle St
(410) 685-4905


via Flickr user Kevin Harber

via Flickr user Kevin Harber

It’s hard to walk past the heavenly smells of Dangerously Delicious Pies without going in to try a slice. This unique and lively rock ‘n’ roll themed pie bar houses an eclectic menu of sweet and savory pies, with hefty portions and killer flavor combinations. Handmade pies are crafted from scratch with no additives, with golden flakey crusts filled with seasonal ingredients.

We Love Their: Baltimore Bomb, Mobtown Brown, Chocolate Coconut Chess

2839 O’Donnell St
(410) 522-7437


The skilled team of bakers, cake designers, and pastry chefs at La Cakerie provide some of the most scrumptious vegan treats in B’more. Owner and executive chef Jason Hisley is a Food Network star and is well-known for his win on the popular TV series ‘Cupcake Wars.’ Indulge in an alcohol-infused cupcake and don’t forget to try one of their creative milkshakes.

We Love Their: Black Bottom, Red Velvet, The S’more

1216 N Charles St
(443) 449-6699