Where to find Vancouver’s craziest desserts

craziest desserts in vancouver

Calling everyone who loves sweets: if you love pre-dinner desserts, here’s where to find your next sweet treat.

These crazy desserts in and around Vancouver are anything but vanilla and will surely leave you in a sweet coma.

RELATED: The Fraser Valley just found a new spot for gourmet cinnamon rolls

Vancouver’s craziest desserts

Penis Colada Cupcake at Punk Rock Pastries

Burnaby’s popular Punk Rock Pastries is all about baking NSFW desserts, including these cupcakes that would be perfect for a bachelorette party.

Plus, who doesn’t love Pina Coladas, especially when you’re caught in the Vancouver rain.

Address: 5548 Hastings Street, Burnaby

Cereal Killer Cupcake at Punk Rock Pastries

Or go for a more PG version, with this cereal-themed treat also available from the one and only Punk Rock Pastries.

Froot Loops cupcakes (aptly named Cereal Killer) are just as delicious as they look and are sure to hit the mark.

Address: 5548 Hastings Street, Burnaby

A whole bucket of Bingsoo at the Passion8 Dessert Cafe

This dessert cafe in Vancouver might just be heaven on earth for Bingsoo lovers.

Those looking for a sweet treat can get their hands on a bucket of Bingsoo here, for those times when you just can’t get enough sugar in your life.

Address: 3010 Cambie Street, Vancouver

A marshmallow and cotton candy milkshake at Craffles

These milkshakes are sure to get all the boys in your backyard. Craffles, inside Lonsdale Quay Market, has some pretty wild creations, with milkshakes topped with everything you could possibly dream of.

We’re talking marshmallows, cotton candy, and other mouth-watering sweets.

Address: 123 Carrie Cates Ct #116, North Vancouver

The thickest ice cream sandwich at Innocent Ice Cream

One of Vancouver’s sweetest ice cream shops is best known for its big ice cream sandwiches that will leave you with high sugar.

Their handmade ice cream is perfectly sandwiched between two of their signature cookies. What could be better than that?

Address: 4895 Main Street, Vancouver

Get a whole bucket of different flavors at Innocent Ice Cream

Can’t decide on a flavor? Then get a bunch of different ones in a bucket at Innocent Ice Cream.

The ice cream shop has many flavors including After Eight, Black Forest, Coco Puff (vegan), Iced Mocha (vegan), Matcha Latte and many more. Then complete them with the cookie of your choice.

Address: 4895 Main Street, Vancouver

Ice Cream Taco Rain or Shine

Who said tacos can’t be dessert? Rain or Shine serves ice cream tacos and they are a must for any sweet tooth.

And they’re easy to find around the city, with three locations in Vancouver. As the name suggests, nothing beats ice cream rain or shine.

Address: 1926 West 4th Avenue, 3382 Cambie Street and 6001 University Blvd in Vancouver

S’mores Ice Cream Bar or Crème Brûlée Ice Cream at Made By Mister

This must-visit parlor serves homemade ice cream with local ingredients.

Their claim to fame must be their S’mores ice cream bar, but their creme brulee is a close second.

Address: 1141 Mainland Street, Vancouver

Loaded waffles at Nero Belgian Waffle Bar

Does anyone have Belgian waffles? Hailing from southern Belgium, these Liège waffles in Vancouver are the real deal.

They offer a variety of toppings, including fresh strawberries, caramelized bananas, dark chocolate, lemon curd, honey mascarpone, whipped cream, and more.

Address: 1002 Seymour Street and 1703 Robson Street, Vancouver

Get the biggest Bingsoo at Sulmida Dessert Cafe

This dessert shop in Burnaby is home to a Bingsoo of epic proportions.

They have lots of delicious flavors to choose from, including pineapple, mango cheese, red bean, green tea, banana Nutella, chocolate brownie and more.

Address: 4697 Kingsway, Burnaby

Try a cream puff on top at Beta5 Chocolates

For all things cream puffs, look no further than BETA5 chocolates.

They have a huge selection of flavors to choose from, including several variations of chocolate, mango milk tea, Vietnamese coffee, chai, pina colada, and vanilla.

Address: 409 Industrial Avenue, Vancouver

Get a cake on your latte at Minus Cake Boutique

Need a caffeine fix and dessert? This place has it all. It offers cake and drink pairings for those who want the best of both worlds.

A few combinations include matcha cake with matcha green tea latte and chocolate raspberry oval cake with Oreo Slush.

Address: 3615 Kingsway, Vancouver

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and be the first to know about the best things to explore and experience in Metro Vancouver.

Log in or create an account to save content