The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes a tempting array of delectable desserts. After a satisfying Thanksgiving meal, there’s nothing more pleasing than topping it off with the decadence of a slice of sweet holiday pie. Fully indulge your sweet tooth by taking a culinary dessert excursion to one—or all— of these top local bakeries.
306 Pearl Pkwy Ste 110, San Antonio
Founded by a Napa Valley couple, Bakery Lorraine brings a chic option to the local bakery scene. Their traditional Thanksgiving pies, such as pecan, always come in stock right on schedule for the holidays, and their irresistible macarons and moon pie are always available.
Bear Moon Bakery & Cafe
401 S Main St, Boerne
This neighborhood bakery is well known for its wide variety of heavenly desserts, as well as its creative decor. Linger over seasonal favorites, like the indulgent apple and pecan pie slices, or try one of their numerous flavorful pastries or baked goods.
5912 Broadway, San Antonio
Consider this beloved bakery your dessert paradise. Seasonal delights, like pumpkin pie, pumpkin cheesecake, chocolate pecan pie, and pecan bars, will get you right in the holiday spirit. For a year-round pick, grab a piece of their famous red velvet cake.
The Bread Box
555 W Bitters Rd, San Antonio
Apple pie and pecan cobbler are just two of the scrumptious baked goods on the menu at this charming cafe. On a beautiful afternoon, leave plenty of time for a dessert date on their fully shaded back patio.
22211 Ih 10 W, Ste 1111, San Antonio
Children of all ages will love the adorable ambiance, complete with a gigantic stuffed teddybear seated in one of their chairs. Pair their delicious Mexican hot chocolate with the quirky “cuppencake” speciality or spectacular piece of apple pie.
The Dienger Trading Co
210 N Main St, Boerne
Give all five of your senses a treat at this alluring bakery housed in a historic mansion. Savoring a cup of their rich coffee and pair it with a mouthwatering slice of chocolate or coconut cream pies. Stay a while and explore the bookstore and boutique.