Southwest Florida has tons of great restaurants worthy of a top spot on your vacation bucket list, but you may find yourself in need of a little direction when it comes to choosing the best dessert outing in Naples. Treat yourself, your hosts, your friends, or your guests to some of our favorite baked goods and sweet treats in Naples Florida!
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Try A Delicious Naples Style Donut Shop
Peace, Love, and Donuts
What started almost a decade ago as a drive-thru donut shop at a local gas station has grown into one of Naples best home grown brands. These donuts taste like a blend of a yeast and a cake donut. Known as a special stop for the locals. If you find yourself craving a special treat be sure to stop by this Naples gem. Learn more here.
Stop by one of Naples’ Oldest Grocery Stores
The 60+ year old Wynn Market Grocery Store is about as Naples as you can get. Originally located on 5th Ave South, it serves the locals and tourists alike. The bakery is nestled in the back left side of the store, offering some of the most delicious pastries you will find in Naples, from custom cakes to delicious European treats. There is also a delicious deli that serves custom Sub Sandwiches. Perfect for beach day! Learn more about Wynn’s Market here.
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Kilwin’s on Fifth & Mercato
From their homemade fudge to caramel dipped apples, Kilwin’s is a delicious ice cream and classic candy shop. Old Fashioned ambiance and locations at two of Naples nicest spots to stroll. A great way to finish a meal after a fancy restaurant. Learn More
Gourmet Cookies and Soda Shop
Mitch’s Gourmet Cookies & Soda Fountain
Mitch started selling cookies locally at the counters of Naples businesses. The cookies are really tasty and their popularity grew from there. Now offering cookies, ice cream, and sodas made the traditional style. Be sure to try a cookie though. Learn more here.
Beloved by kids and adults alike
Located in the Galleria Shoppes at Vanderbilt, Vampire Penguin Shaved Snow is the final evolution of shaved ice. Not to be confused with snow cones, Vampire Penguin shaved snow is light, fluffy, and creamy. You create their own concoctions, pairing flavors with unique toppings, or pick from a genius set of combinations. Learn more here.
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