Desserts - Best of 2016

Published Feb 25, 2016

Let's face it, with the number of sweet treats at our fingertips, it's a good time to have a be a dessert connoisseur. These local dessert shops make everything from gourmet cupcakes and exotic chocolates to delicious pies and exotic international pastries. With all of these options, we're thankful that A-List voters have vetted the best of the best.

Winner
2016 Winner

1. Miette

Voters Love

"Miette is a dainty little pastry shop, inspired by the patisseries of Paris. The pale pink walls and lovingly created..." via ATwo

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Ferry Building Marketplace San Francisco CA 94111
  • 1. Miette
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Ferry Building Marketplace, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Just Desserts, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 550 85th Ave Oakland CA 94621
    Nominee for: Desserts
    550 85th Ave, World Map Oakland, CA
  • Petaluma Pie Company, Food, Specialty Food and Drink, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Desserts, 125 Petaluma Blvd N Petaluma CA 94952
    Nominee for: Desserts
    125 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma, CA
  • Crixa Cakes, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2748 Adeline St Berkeley CA 94703
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2748 Adeline St, South Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • Dianda's Italian American Pastry, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2883 Mission St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2883 Mission St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Crepe Temptations, Cheap Eats, Food, Specialty Food and Drink, Crepes, Desserts, 2575 Judah St Outer Sunset San Francisco CA 94122
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2575 Judah St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Zanze's Cheesecake, Food, Desserts, 2405 Ocean Ave San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2405 Ocean Ave, San Francisco, CA
  • Romolo's Cannoli & Spumoni Factory, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 81 37th Ave San Mateo CA 94403
    Nominee for: Desserts
    81 37th Ave, San Mateo, CA
  • Beard Papa's, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 99 Yerba Buena Ln San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Desserts
    99 Yerba Buena Ln, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • The Hot Pink Box Dessert Co., Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Desserts, Wedding Caterer, Santa Clara County San Jose CA 95127
    Multiple locations
  • Perfect Endings, Weddings, Food, Wedding Cakes, Desserts, 912 Enterprise Way Napa CA 94558
    Nominee for: Wedding Cakes, Desserts
    912 Enterprise Way, World Map Napa, CA
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    1581 Webster St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Pâtisserie Philippe, Food, Desserts, 655 Townsend St SoMa San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Desserts
    655 Townsend St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Mariposa Gluten Free Bakery, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Bakery, Cupcakes, Donuts, Desserts, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, 5427 Telegraph Ave North Oakland Oakland CA 94609
    Nominee for: Desserts, Bakery
    Multiple locations
  • Benkyodo Company, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1747 Buchanan St San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1747 Buchanan St, Japantown San Francisco, CA
  • Candybar, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1335 Fulton St San Francisco CA 94117
    16. Candybar
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1335 Fulton St, Western Addition/NoPa San Francisco, CA
  • Cinnaholic, Food, Desserts, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Vegan, 2132 Oxford Street UC Campus Area Berkeley CA 94704
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2132 Oxford Street, Downtown Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • Margaret's French Bakery, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 240 Dillon Ave Campbell CA 95008
    Nominee for: Desserts
    240 Dillon Ave, Santa Clara County Campbell, CA
  • Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co., Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 270 Capistrano Road Half Moon Bay CA 94019
    Nominee for: Desserts
    270 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
  • Sweet Peabody's, Food, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, PO Box 975 Vallejo CA 94590
    Nominee for: Desserts
    PO Box 975, Vallejo, CA
  • Sugar & Spun, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 428 11th Street SoMa San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Desserts
    428 11th Street, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Craftsman and Wolves, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 746 Valencia Street Mission San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Desserts
    746 Valencia Street, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Belly Good Cafe & Crepes, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Crepes, 1737 Post St San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1737 Post St, World Map San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    116 Paseo De San Antonio Walk, Santa Clara County San Jose, CA
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    546 Howard St., World Map San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 19,077
    Total Votes
  • 12,857
    Voters
  • 121
    Winners

The 2016 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 19,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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