Diddy Riese is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

1. Diddy Riese

9.2
926 Broxton Ave (btwn Le Conte & Weyburn Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Westwood Village · 243 tips and reviews

Martha T.Martha Turner: Cookie icecream sandwiches got up to worth $1.75 now - prob still one of the better $1.75 inversions you can make! I highly recommend the cheesecake icecream, no words!

Nelson M.Nelson Monsod: This is one of the popular places to go in Westwood. Freshly made cookies 3 for $1. I usually get the oatmeal raisin cookies or an occasional ice cream sandwich. Yum.

Daniel P.Daniel P: Experience an institution in Westwood.

Bottega Louie is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

2. Bottega Louie

9.3
700 S Grand Ave (at 7th St), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Financial District · 748 tips and reviews

Alex K.Alex Kravis: Raspberry Macaroons are the best (even though Earl Grey is prettier). Pappardelle is also fantastic.

KK: Excellent food, great pastries (real macarons!) and great vibe. So impressed with this place, can't wait to go back!

BollareBollare: Grab AMAZE desserts to go from the chic patisserie, grab a sandwich from the front-room café, or relax with friends in the main room. A downtown staple! My personal pref. is the fried pasta!

Sprinkles Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

3. Sprinkles Ice Cream

9.2
9631 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA
Ice Cream Shop · West Los Angeles · 71 tips and reviews

Christina HyunJung J.Christina HyunJung Jung: Red velvet ice cream so good. Delicious

John K.John Kidde: Cherry vanilla is the way to go, oh, and in a red velvet cone. Their sundaes are also excellent, rich, but excellent.

Andy F.Andy Franco: Just like Sprinkles cupcakes, their ice cream is worth the trip. Try the Cookie Dough, Captain Crunch, PB&J, and Rocky Road ice creams in a red velvet cone!

Sweet Rose Creamery is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

4. Sweet Rose Creamery

9.3
225 26th St (at San Vicente Blvd), Santa Monica, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Brentwood · 116 tips and reviews

SuzySuzy: Mint chip, salted caramel, stout ice cream and a bacon sundae are all excellent.

John O.John O: Verve coffee ice cream is the BEST coffee ice cream I've tasted so far in life. Also a huge fan of actual Verve coffee. They serve it at Milo & Olive on Wilshire (same owners)

sam r.sam rosen: Amazing dairy free ice cream. Great for vegans

California Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

5. California Donuts

9.2
3540 W 3rd St (at New Hampshire), Los Angeles, CA
Donut Shop · Wilshire Center - Koreatown · 74 tips and reviews

SJ8544123 L.SJ8544123 L: open 24/7! :D i always get cronuts with nutella n bananas, (so good♥) & maple bacon cronut (it is the bomb!) my mom's favorite is green tea donut (pretty yummy)

Yuddy H.Yuddy Hendranata: The cronut with nuttella and banana is the great one. Another cronut with peanut butter is yummy too.

Ana B.Ana Brito: Wooow!!! Best donuts in California!!! All of them were delicious!!! Loved the sneakers and the blueberry ones!!!

Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

6. Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee

9.4
631 Wilshire Blvd (at 7th St), Santa Monica, CA
Coffee Shop · Wilshire-Montana · 48 tips and reviews

Rachel K.Rachel K: Man, these are some messy and delicious donuts. I had the February monthly special passion fruit donut and the always on menu huckleberry donut (also comes in gluten free).

Noura A.Noura A: Huckleberry donuts are great! And the salted caramel donuts are good too.

Mario M.Mario M: the fresh, crisp and best donuts in la! invite all your friends and order every single one available, you wont be disappointed if you enjoy donuts and coffee. huckleberry, salt and butter are amaze

The Pie Hole is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

7. The Pie Hole

9.2
714 Traction Ave (at Hewitt St), Los Angeles, CA
Pie Shop · Arts District · 194 tips and reviews

Maybs M.Maybs M: The maple custard and Mexican chocolate were our favorites. The crust for the holiday silk was amazing.

GhostGhost: Amazing chicken pot pie, maple custard pie, and all sorts of goodies!

Janice J.Janice Jiang: You can never go wrong with the earl grey pie. The honey lavender cheesecake is also delicious - give it a try if you're feeling adventurous!

Sprinkles Cupcakes is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

8. Sprinkles Cupcakes

9.2
9635 Santa Monica Blvd (btwn Bedford & Camden Dr), Beverly Hills, CA
Cupcake Shop · West Los Angeles · 171 tips and reviews

Tiffany F.Tiffany Fereydouni: BEST CUPCAKES EVER. Red Velvet is a must-try that will keep you coming back for more! Also, when available, def try the Pumpkin and the Irish Chocolate! Read more.

Gail H.Gail H: Really the best Red Velvet in town. Will light up anyone's day!

Mary R.Mary Richards: I tried the red velvet after reading all these tips, and it is great. Also loved the peanut butter chip. Flavors rotate daily so check their website for what will be available when you go.

Milk Jar Cookies is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

9. Milk Jar Cookies

9.3
5466 Wilshire Blvd (Cochran), Los Angeles, CA
Dessert Shop · Miracle Mile · 44 tips and reviews

ErinErin: Delicious cookies, get the banana split and walnut chocolate chip!

Los AngelesLos Angeles: The unlikely star of the show is the white chocolate raspberry cookie - a big golden beauty with a fresh raspberry heart, light crispy exterior & soft chewy interior with that perfect doughy goodness.

cesia n.cesia ng: wifi (cookiemonster), lots of outlets. a cute place to study at! the horchata ice cream and cinnamon sugar cookie is amazing together!!

Saffron & Rose Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

10. Saffron & Rose Ice Cream

9.4
1385 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Westwood · 64 tips and reviews

Louis S.Louis Stanley: The rose ice cream is incredible!!

ReazorReazor: Best home made pistachio ice cream in the planet!

Karin A.Karin Assaturi: Pomegranate and mango ice cream are amazing As usual.

The Misfit Restaurant + Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

11. The Misfit Restaurant + Bar

9.2
225 Santa Monica Blvd (at 2nd St), Santa Monica, CA
American Restaurant · Downtown Santa Monica · 314 tips and reviews

Tom H.Tom Hall: Great Beer. Better Food. Try the chocolate chip cookies with sea salt... Crazy Good

Dëva H.Dëva Holik: Trendy spot in Santa Monica, make sure you save room for the cookies at the end. Great vegetarian food and cocktails - opt for the burgers on toast.

Kevin T.Kevin T: Their misfit burger and fried chicken sandwich were both on the salty side, but delicious! And the complimentary sea salt chocolate chip cookie was so good!!

Pazzo Gelato is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

12. Pazzo Gelato

9.0
3827 W Sunset Blvd (at Hyperion Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Silver Lake · 75 tips and reviews

Donna F.Donna Fahey: Apple pie and espresso chip are great picks!

Clara S.Clara Song: best gelato in town. free wifi- just ask for the password.

Four Seasons Los Angeles C.Four Seasons Los Angeles Concierge: Fresh, light, and delicious homemade gelato and sorbet.

Donut Friend is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

13. Donut Friend

9.1
5107 York Blvd (at N Ave 51), Los Angeles, CA
Donut Shop · Highland Park · 65 tips and reviews

AvaAva: vanilla cake donut with cookie butter is the way to go! 🙌🍩

SJ8544123 L.SJ8544123 L: yummy donut sandwich place♡ its like subway for donuts (DIY) ;) i like their gorilla biscuit, bacon 182, walnut voodoo, n cro magnut♡

Adrian P.Adrian Phillips: The service was excellent and donuts delicious. If you're looking for birthday treats be sure to give a box of a dozen donuts a try. Just pick the ones you want and you are good to go.

Salt & Straw is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

14. Salt & Straw

9.3
240 N Larchmont Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Windsor Square · 70 tips and reviews

Brittany LeighBrittany Leigh: Get the flight. Try 4 flavors for $10. Chocolate chip cookie dough and coconut were our favorites!

Chris L.Chris Ledermuller: The January flavors: Happy Birthday Elvis (bacon, banana, peanut butter), the Universe III (chocolate mole), Meyer lemon meringue pie, Ojai olive oil and burnt orange marmalade, and champagne

Connie C.Connie Chiu: Stumptown coffee + the seasonal salted caramel cupcake ice cream = perfect combo 😍

Salt & Straw is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in Los Angeles.

15. Salt & Straw

9.5
1357 Abbot Kinney Blvd (California Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Venice · 74 tips and reviews

Meghan P.Meghan Paul: Excellent customer service (Oscar was the best) and even better ice cream! Go for a scoop of toasted strawberry and salted caramel - dream combo!

Patrick F.Patrick Flury: Delicious Ice Cream. Try Sea Salt Caramel - that is just heaven

Judith C.Judith Cheun: Recommend the stumptown ice cream, lavender n honey, roasted strawberry white chocolate. 😋