The top dessert spots for people with a crazy sweet tooth in Leeds

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Indulge your sweet tooth at one of these naughty but nice Leeds eateries, where desserts are in pride of place on the menu.


It’s hard to wander through Trinity Leeds without being drawn in by the delicious smells wafting out of the Crepeaffaire kitchen.

Give into your cravings and enjoy a sweet crepe, waffle or scoop of ice cream, washed down with a refreshing cup of coffee.

The caramel apple crepe drizzled with butterscotch is hard to beat.

Visit: 27 Albion Street, LS1 5ER

Hatties Headingley

Perfect for an afternoon treat, this quaint café in the heart of Headingley is the perfect spot to indulge in something sweet.

There’s a great offering of cakes, traybakes, scones and cupcakes, as well as some wonderfully indulgent milkshakes, which are ideal for helping you to cool off on hot days.

Try the Oreo or peanut butter flavours for something a little different.

Visit: 51 Otley Road, LS6 3AB

North Star Coffee Shop

The newly opened North Star coffee shop is more than just a drinks destination, thanks to their glorious selection of goodies from on-site bakery, Noisette Bakehouse.

They offer a range of scrumptious breakfast bakes to kick start your day, including their signature Morning CakeTM (a layered cake with a tonic bean centre, topped with almond streusel crumb and dusted with cocoa powder), along with muffins, brownies and oat bars.

Or, if you’d prefer to just grab a drink, try one of the Kokoa Collection rich hot chocolates, which include white, milk and intense chocolate flavours.

Visit: Unit 33, The Boulevard, Leeds Dock, LS10 1PZ

The Sunshine Bakery

Tucked away just outside of the city centre, this Chapel Allerton bakery has lots of sweet treats up its sleeve.

Offering a variety of homemade cupcakes, brownies, biscuits, whoopee pies and French patisseries, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

Visit: 182 Harrogate Road, LS7 4NZ

Hotel Chocolat Roast + Conch

This restaurant and bar will melt any chocolate lover’s heart, with it’s tempting array of velvety smooth drinks and melt-in-your-mouth goodies.

Along with a vast range of hot chocolates, there are plenty of rich desserts to try here, including the molten chocolate lave pudding, and their exclusive BAFTA 2017 dessert - made with supermilk mousse, white blueberry and raspberry crémeux, and granola sablé crumble.

Visit: 55 Boar Lane, LS1 5EL

Joe Delucci’s

Serving more than 20 irresistible flavours of gelato - including cherry ripple, honeycomb, fruits of the forest and pistachio - along with a range of sundaes, thick shakes and fruit smoothies, there’s something at Joe’s for everyone.

Visit: 27 Albion Street, LS1 5ER

Ecco Pizzeria

It may be known for its authentic Neapolitan pizzas, but don’t be fooled into thinking that’s all this restaurant serves.

Ecco Pizzeria also have an impressive selection of desserts to enjoy, if you’ve got room to spare.

You’ll find cheesecakes, tiramisu, brownies, chocolate chip brioche, waffles and an array of milkshakes on the menu.

Be sure to try the Nutella filled dough balls or the Nutella calzone for something extra decadent.

Visit: 93 Otley Road, LS6 3PS / 90 Street Lane, LS8 2AL