Desserts - Best of 2011

Published Aug 25, 2011

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
2011 Winner

1. The Cupcake Station

Voters Love

"The Cupcake Station has the BESTEST cupcakes to be found. They have Big cupcakes and Mini cupcakes. They have frosting..." via crickettsmom

Find It
Multiple Locations
  • The Cupcake Station, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Bakery, 136 N Old Woodward Ave Birmingham MI 48009
    Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts, Coffee Shop
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    135 N Rochester Rd, Clawson, MI
  • Nominee for: Desserts, Ice Cream Shop
    Multiple locations
  • Just Baked, Valentine's Day, Specialty Food and Drink, Sweets, Bakery, Desserts, Gourmet Grocery, Coffee Shop, Cupcakes, Twelve Oaks Mall (First Level outside of Nordstrom) 27500 Novi Road World Map Novi MI 48377
    Nominee for: Desserts, Bakery
    Multiple locations
  • cup.cake bakery, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 3202 Crooks Rd Michigan Royal Oak MI 48073
    Nominee for: Desserts, Bakery
    3202 Crooks Rd, Royal Oak, MI
  • Tringali's Bakery, Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Bakery, Cakes, Desserts, 29100 Schoenherr Rd Warren MI 48088
    Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts
    29100 Schoenherr Rd, Warren, MI
  • Wyandotte Twist-N-Shout, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, 939 Ford Ave Michigan Wyandotte MI 48192
    Nominee for: Ice Cream Shop, Desserts
    939 Ford Ave, Wyandotte, MI
  • Achatz Handmade Pie Co., Food Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery Desserts, 30301 Commerce Blvd Chesterfield MI 48051
    Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts
    30301 Commerce Blvd, Chesterfield, MI
  • Rockin' Cupcakes, Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery, Desserts, Cupcakes, 6930 North Rochester Road World Map Troy MI 48085
    Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts
    6930 North Rochester Road, World Map Troy, MI
  • Schakolad Chocolate Factory, Comfort Foods, Valentine's Day, Specialty Food and Drink, Hot Chocolate, Sweets, Desserts, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream Shop, Bakery, 167 N Old Woodward Ave Birmingham MI 48009
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Vicky's Homemade Ice Cream, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 26145 W 6 Mile Rd Redford MI 48240
    Nominee for: Ice Cream Shop, Desserts
    26145 W 6 Mile Rd, Redford, MI
  • Morley Candy, Specialty Food and Drink, Valentines Day, Desserts, Sweets, 23770 Hall Rd Michigan Clinton Township MI 48036
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • 14. Kilwin's
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Cheesecake Magic, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2258 Eureka Rd Wyandotte MI 48192
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2258 Eureka Rd, Wyandotte, MI
  • Sweet Gem Confections, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1928 Packard Rd Ann Arbor MI 48104
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1928 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor, MI
  • House of Fudge, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 470 Forest Ave Plymouth MI 48170
    Nominee for: Desserts
    470 Forest Ave, Plymouth, MI
  • G.M. Paris Bakery, Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Bakery, Cakes, 28418 Joy Rd Michigan Livonia MI 48150
    Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts
    28418 Joy Rd, Livonia, MI
  • Nominee for: Breakfast, Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Truan's, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 13716 Tireman Ave Detroit MI 48228
    20. Truan's
    Nominee for: Desserts
    13716 Tireman Ave, Detroit, MI
  • Elan Candies, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 20651 Mack Ave Grosse Pointe Woods MI 48236
    Nominee for: Desserts
    20651 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
  • Baskin Robbins, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, Desserts, 17138 Farmington Rd Michigan Livonia MI 48152
    Nominee for: Desserts
    17138 Farmington Rd, Livonia, MI
  • Location
    Nominee for: Desserts
    121 S Saginaw St, Holly, MI
  • Edward's Cafe and Caterer, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 115 E Main St Northville MI 48167
    Nominee for: Desserts
    115 E Main St, Northville, MI
  • Chocolate Bar Cafe, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 20737 Mack Ave Grosse Pointe MI 48236
    Nominee for: Desserts
    20737 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe, MI
Contest Overview
  • 90,305
    Total Votes
  • 41,300
    Voters
  • 140
    Winners

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