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Marshall and Tracie's favorite dessert places in Asheville

Top dessert places in Asheville
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Desserts and donuts in Asheville. What could be a better combination? Vacation is a time to ignore the calorie count and we've made a list of the best places to do that. Everyone knows Asheville is a place for great food and beer, but many are unaware of the great dessert and donut shops here in Asheville. Below is a list of our favorites. All of which are locally owned.

Our favorite dessert places in Asheville:

Best chocolate shops in Asheville
Truffles at the Chocolate Fetish

Karen Donatelli Bakery

57 Haywood Street

Well Bread Breakery & Cafe (in Biltmore Village)

6 Boston Way

Old Europe Pastries

13 Broadway Street

French Broad Chocolate Lounge

10 South Pack Square

The Chocolate Fetish

36 Haywood Street

Our top donut shops in Asheville:

The best donut shops in Asheville, NC
Best donuts in Asheville

Hole - Hot donuts

168 Haywood Road

These are our favorite donuts in Asheville. They only have 4 flavors but they are all hand made and server up hot. VERY unique donuts

Duck - Hot donuts

182 Merrimon Avenue

Hot cake donuts served with your choice of topings


32 Banks Avenue​

Cake or yeast donuts with a variety of toppings


26 Carl Alwin Place

Very good traditional donut place

The Underground Café

22 South Pack Square

Downtown donut shop with funky topings

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