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.
Aurora 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. Mixing Bowl Cookie Dough
Topping the list is edible dough and ice cream store Mixing Bowl Cookie Dough. Located at 5580 S. Parker Road, it is the highest-rated dessert spot in Aurora, boasting five stars out of 62 reviews on Yelp.
2. Daniel's Of Paris
Next up is Heather Ridge's Daniel's of Paris, situated at 12253 E. Iliff Ave. With four stars out of 67 reviews on Yelp, the bakery has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Cuba Bakery & Cafe
Willow Park's Cuba Bakery & Cafe, located at 15028 E. Mississippi Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot 4.5 stars out of 385 reviews.
4. Masha and the Bear
Masha and the Bear, a Russian restaurant, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 108 Yelp reviews. Head over to 12101 E. Iliff Ave., Suite M, to see for yourself.
Over in Aurora Hills, check out TBaar, which has earned five stars out of 33 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score desserts, bubble tea, juices and smoothies at 12201 E. Mississippi Ave., Suite 123A.