Food + Drink Guide to LA

7 Best Vegan Dessert Spots in LA

Vegan Dessert Spots in LA

A popular and growing health trend dominating LA is the “vegan craze.” Though it can be hard to find sweets that fulfill nutritional needs as well as satisfy sugary desires, being vegan doesn’t have to mean settling for below average. So whether you’re a vegan searching for your next foodie obsession or just looking to try something new, here are seven of the most savory vegan dessert spots in LA you need to try!

Erin McKenna’s Bakery LA

Erin McKenna’s Bakery originated in NYC with two rules: create a bakery free of harmful ingredients and wear cute uniforms! Today they specialize in gluten-free, vegan, and kosher items to serve those with dietary sensitivities especially the youth who are unable to indulge. So order one of their baking mixes or teacakes and enjoy!

The Dolly Llama

Not only is The Dolly Llama ice cream delicious, but their ice cream is the most instagrammable ice cream on the list. Located in DTLA, Koreatown, and Sherman Oaks, their options include an ice cream sandwich, bubble or OG Liege ice cream, shakes, and more! From top to bottom, their two-story store and ice cream are instagrammable and definitely worth a visit.

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Breakaway Bakery

Breakaway Bakery has vegan options to die for! Each selection is a result of love and attention to detail. Look out for their vegan babka & sticky buns which is coffee cake that is bursting with dark chocolate, need I say more?

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Blue Star Donuts

Blue Star Donuts dubbed “Donuts for Grownups” originated with a brioche recipe dating to the south of France. Their hand made dough takes 18 hours to make, producing signature items like the Chocolate Salted Almond and the Blueberry Bourbon Basil donuts. Yum!

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Solar Return

Solar Return is a celebration of life with their handmade and high-quality cakes. Stop by to try one of their visually attractive cakes with no gluten ingredients and 100% certified organic ingredients. Try and place a special order for the next birthday party, baby shower, or any celebration.

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Sage Vegan

Sage Vegan Bistro is the perfect place for either date night or brunch. They provide organic, sustainable, plant based food and believe in challenging people’s perception of food-where it comes from and how what we eat impacts the world. They also partner with local farmers to provide items like Jackfruit ‘Crabcakes’ and Cauliflower Wings. Also, be on the lookout for their food truck!

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Brite Spot

Brite Spot Diner‘s motto: keep smiling! Stop by for either their signature whole pies or other mouth watering sweets like vegan coconut cupcakes or vegan ginger cookies! You are guaranteed to start smiling once you take the first bite!

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Want more, check out our other food guides like 7 Mouth-Watering Acai Bowls in LA You Need to Try Right Now and Our 12 Favorite Vegetarian Restaurants In Los Angeles!