Dessert Shops in San Diego North County (2017 Guide)

Looking for a sweet treat? We’ve got the complete guide to all of the local North County San Diego dessert shops that are sure to soothe that sugary craving!

Cake + Pie Shops

North County boasts an amazing line-up of sweet shops serving baked goodness all ready for your belly.

cake shops san diego north county

by Debbie Anderson

Ice Cream + Gelato + Frozen Yogurt Shops

Ice scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream, and gelato, and sorbet!

gelato san diego north county

by Sugar Jones

Cookie + Candy Shops

When your sweet-tooth takes over and you need something extra special, look to this Cookie and Candy Shop Guide to satisfy your nudge for fudge.

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by Audra Leigh

Your Turn

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Audra Leigh: Audra is a strong supporter of North County local businesses and has spent the past 10 years working passionately as an influencer to keep the chains at bay. She's a mother of three and one naughty puppy, spontaneous traveler, loves to laugh, learn new things, try new foods, and to step out of her comfort zone.


Debbie Anderson: Debbie is a freelance writer and editor who’s been blogging at San Diego Momma since 2007. Debbie's been featured in Writer's Digest, the San Diego Reader, and San Diego Magazine, and was named Top 25 blog by Red Tricycle, nominated for an InfluenceSD "Best in Lifestyle" blog award, and appeared on NBC, Fox, and The CW Network as a blogger spokesperson. You can connect with her on LinkedIn or at Google+.


Sugar Jones: Sugar Jones has been blogging about life since 2008. She has contributed to various local news stations for lifestyle segments, speaking about tech, social media, travel, food, and family. She most enjoys sharing her favorite places and things to do around her adopted home of North County. You can follow Sugar's adventures on her blog, Live the Sweet Life, Facebook, and Google+.