Adelaide’s Heaven-sent Sweet Spots

Try a tempting treat from our selection of sweet spots across Adelaide. With so many mouth-watering morsels to choose from, you’ll think you’ve died and gone to heaven!

TrueLocal - Devour Dessert Bar: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

Do you dream of desserts? Then Devour Dessert Bar is the place for you! If you want it, they’ve got it. From chocolate and salted caramel tarts to mango Bombe Alaskas, you’ll find the dessert to dazzle even the fussiest of dessert eaters. Be prepared – you will want more than one! Read more

WOW WOW WOW! I love that the desserts rotate! It’s great to have different textures and flavours in perfected desserts. The coffee is the smoothest and nicest flavour around! Easily could just drink their coffee all day long. Great customer service in an awesome atmosphere. You really must go check this place out. –TheMiddleIngredient

TrueLocal - American Candy Stand Cupcakes: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

This is an American diner with a difference! They may serve great burgers, hot dogs and fries, but what we really love about American Candy Stand Cupcakes is the star of the show ? the cupcakes. Their speciality is Elvis Has Left the Building – a banana cupcake with chocolate ganache, peanut butter frosting, chocolate sauce and a cherry on top! Need we say more? Read more

Really enjoy coming here, good service and great sweets. –ReviewTime

TrueLocal - Chocolate Taperia: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

Chocolate Taperia

North Adelaide

We’ve found a place where you can indulge that secret chocolate addiction openly – and even share the experience! At Chocolate Taperia, gorging on chocolate is encouraged, whether you choose to stick with your own delicious dessert or share with a loved one. All the mouth-watering morsels are made on-site, ensuring only the freshest goodies. Read more

I’ve been here a couple of times already, and I do really enjoy this place. Love the ambience, setup, the menu and the desserts. The churros here are really good too. I took my girlfriends here the other night as they had never been, and they were very pleased as well. I do recommend this place, and I know that I will be back. – xbabydollx

TrueLocal - Bakery on O?Connell: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

Bakery on O’Connell

North Adelaide

Don’t just enjoy any old cakes and treats; enjoy award-winning cakes! When you visit Bakery on O’Connell, you’ll appreciate just why they deserve the accolade. With over 200 products, you’ll be spoilt for choice! Whether you prefer cakes, pastries, slices or any of the other delectable delights on offer, you’ll love the unique atmosphere. Don’t forget to try the house speciality ? the Nutella Heart Donut. Yum! Read more

If you’re hankering for a jelly cake, hot pie, fresh bread or other sweet treat, at any time of the day or night, then this is your place. Decent coffee too. – Kelly T

TrueLocal - Muratti: Sweet Treats in Adelaide



For a quality patisserie with sophisticated flavours, look no further than Muratti. Smell the wafting scents, hear the crunch of flaky pastry and taste the delicious gateaux oozing with cream and chocolate. Whether you’re looking for that special treat for a celebration or a light bite to go with your barista-made coffee, you’ll find it all at Muratti. Read more

I’ve searched for cheesecake as good as Muratti’s, but nothing ever comes close. Now I can’t go anywhere else. Their cakes are delicious, and their service is impeccable. – itsmeholly

TrueLocal - Eggless Dessert Cafe: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

There’s no need to miss out on sweet treats if you are vegan or egg intolerant. Enjoy a wide selection of tasty nibbles at Eggless Dessert Cafe, which, as the name suggests, only sells eggless desserts. There will be no more food envy as your mate tucks into a custard tart or towering layer cake threatening to topple over. Indulge your sweet tooth with all the egg-free goodies on offer. Read more

Eggless is amazing. They always have new and inventive desserts that are always tasty. It’s such a good dessert cafe. And even if you have problems with certain ingredients, Eggless works around this. The service is friendly too! However, this is no secret so get in early otherwise you’ll be waiting for a while. If you have a large group, you can make a booking! – lilhater27

TrueLocal - Gourmet Glaze Doughnuts: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

So you are a doughnut demon. What’s your poison – sugar, jam or glazed? Gourmet Glaze Doughnuts has all bases covered. Donuts are made fresh daily and with over 19 different flavours you won’t need to stick to plain old cinnamon ? spoil yourself by trying every finger-lickin’ goodie going! Read more

I love Gourmet Glaze. They are soo delicious; it’s basically guaranteed you will LOVE the food. Their service is also pretty good but really I don’t think it matters when you’re getting the best donuts ever. They have soo many flavours to suit everyone’s liking. If you’re ever nearby, GO! – Emma007

TrueLocal - Jenny's Gourmet Bakery: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

All hail the mighty cronut. With a variety of flavours available, you can enjoy the sunshine outdoors in the covered seating area at Jenny’s Gourmet Bakery while you experience the deliciousness that is a croissant/donut hybrid or any of their other tasty cake selections. Let your taste buds do the talking at Jenny’s. Read more

Great little set up with a spacious outdoor seating area. The cakes and pastries are AMAZEBALLS. They are up there with the best in Adelaide. – TheMiddleIngredient

TrueLocal - Dessert Story: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

Dessert Story


Try something a little different at Dessert Story. True dessert connoisseurs will love the originality of the menu that brings the tastes of Taiwan and Hong Kong to Adelaide. Using only the freshest ingredients, you’ll love the unique tastes in these Asian-inspired desserts. Read more

Dessert Story offers Hong Kong and Taiwanese style desserts. There are over 100 choices! From milk tea, shaved ice, tofu dessert and ice-cream, there has to be something for everyone. I love coconut milk, grass jelly and sago … and there was an option with all 3 of my favourites! I have been several times with the family, and everyone is always keen to return. – chopsticks

TrueLocal - Hahndorf Sweets: Sweet Treats in Adelaide

Hahndorf Sweets


Step back in time with Hahndorf Sweets. This delightful, old-fashioned style sweet shop will take you back to the days when sweets were packed into jars and measured into little paper bags. Every delectable delight offers something a little different and with an eye-popping array to choose from, you’ll leave with your pockets full of lollies, fudge, liquorice and so much more! Read more

Great little lolly shop up in the hills. The building and staff themselves are characters in their own right. Small shop with LOTS of lollies. Best to visit on a quiet day when you can have a good look around and chat easily with staff! – LKJ

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