Best Places to get Dessert in Norwood, MA

May 26th, 2022 by

Whether you need to grab sweet treats to feed a crowd on a special occasion or you just need to satisfy your own sweet tooth, you don’t have to go far in the Norwood, Massachusetts, area to find a delicious dessert. From bakeries specializing in French pastries to cafes with a variety of sweet and savory desserts to choose from, here’s a look at some of the best places to get dessert.

La Luce Pastry Shop

La Luce Pastry Shop in nearby Dedham is a European-style pastry shop with a wide variety of goodies from muffins and Danish to croissants. You can also stop by to pick up a cake for any occasion. They offer cakes in many flavors, along with other baked goods such as cupcakes, cannoli, and tarts. Everything is made fresh every day right at the shop.

The crepes are worth the drive to La Luce. You can choose from a variety of sweet and savory fillings, and they are made right in front of you. Some of the options include egg, cheese, and bacon, or ham and gruyere if you want savory. If you’re craving something sweet, choose the Nutella and fruit, berries and cream, or the cannoli cream with chocolate chips.

La Luce is closed on Monday but they’re open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Address: 591 High St., Dedham

Phone number: 781-326-0041

Ever So Humble Pie Company

Ever So Humble Pie Company offers a wide selection of frozen, ready-to-bake fruit pies made with all-natural ingredients and locally grown produce. Customers call this a hidden gem in Walpole because everything is so good. The crusts are always flaky and delicious, and the fillings have the perfect amount of sweetness.

Some pies you should try include the very berry, wild blueberry, and the pecan. The cherry pie is always a good choice, and if you want to bring home dinner and dessert, the chicken pot pie will hit the spot.

Ever So Humble Pie Company also bakes scones fresh every day. Depending on when you go in, you can get blueberry almond, blueberry pancake, triple chocolate, and maple walnut. They also have oven-baked cinnamon doughnuts, whoopie pies that are big enough to share, and homemade cookies and hermits.

Ever So Humble Pie Company is closed on Sunday and closes on Saturday in August. They’re open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday and when they’re open on Saturday, their hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Address: 153 Washington St., Walpole

Phone number: 508-660-9731

Dessert Works

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Dessert Works, voted one of the most popular wedding cake bakeries in America on Delish.com, is in Westwood and serves cakes that look as good as they taste. You can get a specialty cake here for any occasion or find cake pops, cupcakes, and decorated cookies. They offer their cakes and cupcakes in a variety of flavors, including the popular lemon citrus, and you can also find dairy-free cakes and gluten-free desserts.

Whether you’re planning a kid’s birthday party, a graduation party, or a baby or wedding shower, you can find the perfect cake or dessert to serve, and it’s sure to impress all your guests.

Dessert Works is closed on Monday, and open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Address: 302 Providence Highway, Westwood

Phone number: 781-708-9088

BiBi Cafe and Bakery

BiBi Cafe and Bakery is a charming little cafe in Westwood and you can stop by for breakfast or lunch most days and get a sweet treat to go with it. The menu features everything from quick breads to cookies, and brownies. This cafe always has a selection of cupcakes to choose from, and they have fresh-baked scones, muffins, and tea cakes that pair perfectly with a hot or cold cup of coffee.

Bibi Cafe is also known for its coffee. They serve a roasted blend from nearby Rhode Island, and if you like your flavored coffee, you’ll love it from Bibi Cafe because they get it from Harvest Coffee. This company roasts their beans with flavor instead of adding the flavor syrup afterward, resulting in a richer flavor. If you’re not a coffee drinker, you can also choose one of their teas, which also pair beautifully with the pastry.

BiBi Cafe and Bakery is closed on Monday, open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Address: 1 Church St., Westwood

Phone number: 781-320-9900

Cheff’n & Eetinn

Cheff’n & Eetinn is an artisan bakery and eatery with European-inspired treats. You’ll find sweet and savory items at this bakery with options to eat right at the shop or take it home and bake it yourself.

The sweets menu features items that the chef makes in small batches, so make sure to get there early before they sell out. Choose from the classic raisin scone, fruit puffs, assorted cookies, and Oreo cheesecake brownie. You can also order cakes and cupcakes from this bakery or grab just a slice of cake or a mini bundt cake. The cake flavors change with the season.

There are plenty of items to choose from at Cheff’n & Eetinn if you want to bring a selection of pastries home. Some of the featured pastries include the Myer’s lemon ricotta cheese pie, hot cross buns, and assorted savory pastries.

Cheff’n & Eetinn is currently only open Thursday and Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Address: 645 Washington St., Norwood

Phone number: 617-455-5755

The Common Cafe & Patisserie

The Common Cafe & Patisserie is a restaurant and bakery in Norwood that serves up delicious sandwiches, soup, salads, and a variety of baked goods. You can start with a breakfast sandwich in the morning or a pressed sandwich if you stop in for lunch, but make sure to save room for some of their home-baked desserts.

Choose from rich and chocolatey brownies or pecan squares. You can also get their signature caramelita bars, which have layers of caramel, chocolate, walnuts, and oatmeal on top of a brownie. Their large cookies are always a treat, or order a slice of one of their cakes and dig into the delicious sweet concoction while sipping on a cup of coffee.

The menu also features some sweet treats you can have as a meal. They always have a selection of muffins to choose from or get a chocolate or fruit-filled croissant. The cinnamon rolls are always a good choice, but if you like your savory baked goods, make sure to try the ham and Swiss croissant.

The Common Cafe & Patisserie is from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Saturday for most of the year, but during July and August, they’re open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Address: 637 Washington St., Norwood

Phone number: 781-762-2811

If you like sweets as much as we do at Boch Toyota, you’ll love these Norwood area spots. Did we miss a place that you like to go to when you need to grab a dessert or pastry? Stop by and tell us about it or contact us online or by phone so we can check it out, and while you are here, you can find your next ride and get to the Norwood area bakeries in style.

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