Extraordinary Desserts is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

1. Extraordinary Desserts

8.7
1430 Union St (at W Ash St), San Diego, CA
Dessert Shop · Little Italy · 279 tips and reviews

Comic-Con G.Comic-Con Geek: Any dessert you try at Extraordinary Desserts is really good! Some are enough to feed two people!

Charles G.Charles Guerrero: They have a brunch buffet on the weekend. The desserts are insanely good. The blueberry cheesecake coffee cake is amazing.

TubaTuba: Tiramisu cheesecake is so delicious. Fruits in desserts are very fresh. Highly recomended.

Bobboi Natural Gelato is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

2. Bobboi Natural Gelato

9.5
8008 Girard Ave, San Diego, CA
Gelato Shop · Village · 76 tips and reviews

Anna A.Anna Alexiadi-Smyrniotaki: Dark chocolate sorbet!! Pair with a cream (vanilla, pistachio, mediterraneo)

Joseph L.Joseph Le: Gelato is SO GOOD! Try the charcoal vanilla

Brian C.Brian Clancy: Pistachio gelato probably the best dessert (in the ice cream family) I've ever had

Pappalecco is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

3. Pappalecco

9.1
1602 State St (at Cedar St), San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Little Italy · 124 tips and reviews

Joe J.Joe Johnston: This is a true Italian experience. Pistachio is the test of a great gelato place: theirs is perfect. The espresso is Danesi, so it has robusta. Therefore, you need milk: macchiato or cappuccino.

LeeanneLeeanne: Banana and nutella gelato are the way to my heart.

Zaki M.Zaki Manian: Amazing coffee and canoli. Great for breakfast

The Baked Bear is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

4. The Baked Bear

8.5
4516 Mission Blvd Ste C, San Diego, CA
Dessert Shop · Pacific Beach · 74 tips and reviews

Caron B.Caron B: Mix your sandwich...brownie, white chocolate macadamia nut cookie with peanut butter fudge ice cream in the middle

Noah D.Noah DellaPietro: oatmeal cookie with the baked bear blue ice cream is the way to go. make sure you get it warmed up!

Gingi V.Gingi V.: Cookies and cream cookie with salted caramel fudge is a great combination!

Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

5. Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop

9.0
643 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
Chocolate Store · Gaslamp · 95 tips and reviews

Eddie N.Eddie Nomura: cookie dough ice cream, cookie, as a sunday...so good

Jay M.Jay Man: Their brownie sundae is awesome. Warm brownie with chocolate syrup underneath and whip cream and vanilla ice cream on top. Classic

SS: Salted caramel Sundae ❤️ and u have to try the chocolate chip cookies 🍪

Great Maple is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

6. Great Maple

8.8
1451 Washington St (btwn Lincoln & Cleveland Ave), San Diego, CA
American Restaurant · University Heights · 129 tips and reviews

Jose B.Jose Balvanera: Super delicious! Must try the Bacon Scrambled Melts and the Doughnuts.

Stephen L.Stephen Legault: Great brunch spot! The made to order bacon maple doughnuts are a must!

Pelin G.Pelin Güvenç Kefel: They have a great menu, make sure to leave room for dessert 😉

Mariposa Ice Cream is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

7. Mariposa Ice Cream

8.8
3450 Adams Ave (btwn Hawley & Mansfield St), San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Adams North · 35 tips and reviews

Keri R.Keri Robinson: Love their cookies & cream and Mexican chocolate flavors. Also love the Beatles memorabilia!

Danielle L.Danielle L: Delicious homemade ice cream. The Mexican chocolate flavor is my favorite!

FranFran: Natural homemade ice cream FTW! We go weekly to try the many different flavors they offer. So far, we have liked each flavor. You won't be disappointed. &&& their waffles cones are a winner!

Rose Donuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

8. Rose Donuts

9.0
5201 Linda Vista Rd (at Morena Blvd), San Diego, CA
Donut Shop · Morena · 48 tips and reviews

Jeffrey L.Jeffrey Lambkin: Best Donuts in SD. Try the apple fritter, unlike any I've ever had.

Laura C.Laura Crotty Alexander: Buttermilk donuts, with or without glaze, are my favorite! But all of their donuts are fantastic.

mikey l.mikey lambo: Best glaze donuts in the county.....great service an better donuts. jelly filled is awesome

Azucar is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

9. Azucar

9.1
4820 Newport Ave (at Sunset Cliffs Blvd), San Diego, CA
Bakery · Ocean Beach · 52 tips and reviews

SuzanneSuzanne: This Cuban bakery is absolutely amazing! I recommend the Cafe Cubano, red velvet cupcakes, mojito cookies and any of the pressed sandwiches! Read more.

Evan M.Evan McCool: Amazing Dulce de Leche Macchiato and the desserts are off the chain!

Lyndsi W.Lyndsi Winer: Best cupcakes in town! Moist and delicious and they also have great mango cheesecake. Love stopping here for something sweet post dinner at home! Always fresh always good!

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

10. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

8.6
4180 Clairemont Mesa Blvd (at Lakehurst Ave), San Diego, CA
Donut Shop · North Clairemont · 36 tips and reviews

Cody M.Cody Mathews: The donuts are delicious and of excellent quality. I love how you can see how the donuts are made.

Mary G.Mary Gibson: The doughnuts are always incredible, the variety amazing and featured doughnuts provide new tasting opportunities.

Leroy T.Leroy Tom: There Donuts are So Good !! Highly Recommend it !! A Must Try !!

The Cheesecake Factory is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

11. The Cheesecake Factory

8.8
7067 Friars Rd First Level (at W Fashion Valley), San Diego, CA
American Restaurant · 138 tips and reviews

Louie T.Louie Taylor: Order the Buffalo Blasts appetizer, the Louisiana Chicken Pasta, and the Vanilla Bean Cheesecake... HEAVEN...on a plate!

Corey P.Corey Price: Avacado eggrolls, spicy cashew chicken, chicken costeletta, choclate tuxedo cheesecake, and dulche de leche cheesecake!

Jayme P.Jayme Pontious: The fried macaroni cheese balls, buffalo blasts, shrimp and bacon club, miso salmon, farfalle with chicken and roasted garlic and banana cheesecake are delicious!

Gelato Vero Caffe is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

12. Gelato Vero Caffe

8.2
3753 India St, San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Midtown · 38 tips and reviews

CaroCaro: I lived in Rome, studied @ the American University of Rome. Next to the Pantheon is the best Gelateria. Gelato Vero is the TOP spot for gelato in San Diego. This place matches the best in Rome.

Gerald G.Gerald Gapusan: delish & cheap gelatos; must try spumoni

Joseph W.Joseph Wilson: Great chocolate cakes. Gelato was amazing. Night place to hang out.

Mr. Frostie is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

13. Mr. Frostie

8.9
1470 Garnet Ave (at Haines St), San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Pacific Beach · 40 tips and reviews

Abby A.Abby Alexa: Best ice cream on the beach!! Try the vanilla ice cream dipped in cherry--fantastic.

Joseph L.Joseph Le: Soft serve is delicious! Get it chocolate dipped!

Agnes D.Agnes Doyon: The ice cream is very fresh, great flavor, quality ice cream. The atmosphere is great as well. It's a local gem, and there will often be a long line, but it moves fast and is worth it.

Oasis Ice Cream Parlor is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

14. Oasis Ice Cream Parlor

8.7
1832 Coronado Ave, San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Southern San Diego · 17 tips and reviews

P D.P D: Cookies & Cream is definitely the best flavor.

Justin L.Justin Llorente: Best ice cream in SD!

Perla F.Perla Fdz: Best ice cream shop in SD! Try the walnut cream bar (my fav)! The have so many flavors from pistachio to mango!

Salt & Straw is one of The 15 Best Places for Desserts in San Diego.

15. Salt & Straw

9.3
1670 India St, San Diego, CA
Ice Cream Parlor · Little Italy · 36 tips and reviews

Andy K.Andy Kanenas: Great selection of ice cream with unique flavours. They let you try anything you want before you order. The waffles (cones) are freshly done.

Jase W.Jase W: All the ice cream is great. The seasonal ones are particularly amazing.

Jennifer S.Jennifer S: Awesome ice cream shop with lots of ice cream flavors.