Looking to spice up your Instagram feed and satisfy your sweet tooth at the same time? Well, you’re in luck because our list of the best Instagrammable desserts around Plano and its neighboring cities is sure to leave any foodie wanting more. Trust us, you’ll want to share these on social.
Amorino Gelato, an Italian-owned gelato company, recently opened in Legacy West in early December. This gelato shop is famous for its beautiful gelato flowers, carefully crafted cones topped with gelato shaped petals and gelato stuffed macaroons. It alsos offer a variety of shakes, pastries and cappuccinos.Amorino Gelato >
Locally owned by Gavin and Heather Kim, Berry Naked specializes in treats that are actually good for you. Whether your thing is organic fruit pops or beautiful purée bowls, Berry Naked in Legacy Hall is sure to deliver a sweet treat made with all natural, fresh ingredients. Their treats really are a feast for the eyes.Berry Naked >
Introduced on ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank,” Cinnaholic in Richardson offers award-winning gourmet cinnamon rolls. It serves a variety of flavors with toppings like blueberries, brownie bites, cookie dough, pie crumbles, pretzels and more. In addition to the signature cinnamon rolls, bite-sized baby buns, Cinnacakes, cookies and cookie dough are also served.Cinnaholic >
Cow Tipping Creamery
Cow Tipping Creamery at The Star in Frisco offers a unique twist on soft serve. While the ice cream is delicious on its own, it’s really taken to the next level with the vast array of house made and exotic toppings that are not usually associated with soft serve. These colorful concoctions are real show stoppers in the world of soft serve.Cow Tipping Creamery >
Plano’s Heavenly Kup offers unique flavors of shaved ice. Whether you’re craving mocha shaved ice, fruit shaved ice or fancy flavors like taiyakis and honeydew shaved ice, Heavenly Kup has you covered. Plus, their little fish pastries really jazz up any Instagram feed.Heavenly Kup >
Kaboom Chocolaka offers a new take on the trendy smash cake. Plano resident Jill Baethge creates whimsical, edible chocolate piñatas filled with your choice of candy, nuts, popcorn, dried fruit or even toys. She is currently offering a special heart shaped treat just for Valentine’s Day. Place your order online.Kaboom Chocolaka >
This locally owned ice cream shop opened last year in Plano and was the first to serve cereal infused ice cream in Plano. Milky Treats also serves ice cream-stuffed donut sandwiches and 15 unique flavors of handcrafted ice cream. It’s safe to say these treats were created for the ‘gram.Milky Treats >
Press Waffle Co.
Located in Legacy Hall, Press Waffle Co. says waffles aren’t just for breakfast anymore. Serving fresh Belgian waffles daily, Press Waffle Co. allows you to build your own waffle with as many toppings as you’d like. Or customers can order from a menu of savory options like The Soulman chicken and waffles or sweet options like the Happy Camper S’mores waffle. You can even order a waffle pop!Press Waffle Co >
Although Royale Burgers in Plano is named for its hamburgers, the over-the-top milkshakes are a standout. In fact, we think they were pretty much created to be shared on social media. From the Coffee & A Donut shake to The Bday Cake shake, these milkshakes are stacked tall with the sweetest ingredients.Royale Burgers >
Locally owned and founded by Kevin Drawe, Sno Tea was inspired by the dessert shops of Taiwan. Sno Tea’s Snow Ice was the original star of the show, a light combination of ice cream, frozen yogurt and shaved ice completed with delicious toppings. Now Sno Tea also offers crepes, bubble tea and waffle pops in a cool, modern setting.Sno Tea >
Sweet Daze Dessert Bar
Located in Richardson near the UTD campus, Sweet Daze Dessert Bar offers soft serve ice cream, designer donuts, decorated cake slices, dessert bars and cereal pops. If it wasn’t for their delicious taste, it would be hard to eat these treats because they truly are a work of art.
Sweet Lab in Carrollton is not just your average ice cream shop. It offers plenty of unique desserts like the Matcha Love, a creamy gourmet homemade matcha ice cream paired with a bubble waffle, sweet red beans, green tea jellies, green tea pocky, mochi and drizzled matcha. We told you they were unique.Sweet Lab >
WOW! Donuts & Drips
WOW! Donuts & Drips, owned by Plano East alumnus David Sim, has raised the bar for donuts and coffee. By serving over-the-top donuts and high quality coffee made with the finest Alpha Dominche Steampunk coffee machine, WOW! Donuts is a sweet escape to satisfy every sweet tooth and caffeine craving. Their donuts are an explosion of sweetness and rainbow color, and the eatery’s stunning interior is also photo-worthy.
Zero Degrees is known far and wide for its pretty drinks. If looking for a sweet treat, the Ube Milkshake is a creamy ube shake topped with a toasted marshmallow and sour belt candy. If you’re craving a more refreshing drink, sip on the Mangonada, a mango slush with chamoy, Tajin and fresh mango chunks.Zero Degrees >