Fall is upon us and with Thanksgiving just around the corner, you’ve probably got pumpkin pie on your mind. Good thing Cincinnati is jam-packed (pun intended) with bakeries to satisfy all your holiday dessert and fall treat cravings! Check out Yelp’s Guide to the Best Bakeries in Cincinnati – and try not to drool on your screen!
The BonBonerie (pictured)
The BonBonerie is a classic Cincy bakery beloved for its charming cookies and treats, seasonal pastries, and of course, its famous Opera Cream cake (pictured above — we dare you not to drool). Stop by this O’Bryonville gem for a warm cup of coffee and a seasonal cookie or cupcake this fall. These photo-worthy treats may just make autumn your favorite season.
Bonus: Thanksgiving pies from the BonBonerie are sure be the perfect addition to this year’s dinner spread!
Cakes by Hollis is your one stop shop for beautiful cakes that will wow your friends and families this holiday season! This Fairmont bakery is cooking up some delicious pastries and cakes that are (almost!) too pretty to eat. From beautiful cupcakes and cookies, to unique cake flavors, Cakes by Hollis is sure to deliver! Spice up your holiday desert game with a fall cake from this local shop, just look at this Baked Apple, Candied Bacon and Pecan Cheesecake!
A charming bakery in Loveland, Cocoa Bites dishes up some truly mouth-watering cupcakes and treats. With seasonal inspired pastries like these pumpkin cheesecake cupcakes, this local bakery is sure to get you in the autumn spirit!
Over the Rhine and Hyde Park
The Macaron Bar is a fun Cincy biz serving up bright and colorful sleeves of everyone’s favorite French cookies. Stop by one of the shop’s locations in OTR or Hyde Park for some fall inspired flavors like pumpkin spice and caramel apple.
Fun fact: macarons make a great sweet treats for all you gluten free Yelpers out there!
Cincinnati based business with locations in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, and surrounding areas
Probably best known for its French pot ice cream, Graeter’s is a Queen City classic. The local ice cream and bakery chain caries fun seasonal treats like caramel apples, holiday pies and more. And of course, you’ll find some fall-flavored ice cream dishes on the menu as well, Yelpers love the apple cinnamon sundaes and pumpkin ice cream!