When it comes to sweet treats, York County has you covered. From specialty chocolates to macarons, you can’t go wrong. Here’s a list of bakeries that you need to try for your next special occasion. Don’t worry, you can’t catch calories from reading this!



Cupcakes that have graced your TV’s via Food Network are only available right here in York County. You have to try Cupcrazed’s signature recipes that will make you go wild (it’s all the sugar). If you run by on Tuesday’s, it’s 2 for $2. You can’t beat that! They also have edible cookie dough, gluten free cupcakes and other treats!

Dana's Bakery:

Dana's Bakery is the newest shop in York and bringing a ton of experience. Dana actually worked with the Cake Boss himself at Carlo's Bakery in New Jersey and then brought her talents to York! Check out her homemade treats like macaroons and custom cakes, but stay for lunch! 


A staple in York County for french pastries that will leave your mouth watering. Their famous salted caramel brownie is a fan favorite you can’t walk away from. Their glass case of goodies will entice you to walk home with dozens of desserts for everyone.

Button Macarons:

This brand new macaron maker is hitting the market hard with cuteness. Check out their custom designs that include bunnies, chicks, and hand painted flowers. Order them via their facebook page or check them out at Southern Sugar on Main Street Fort Mill.

Z Bakery:

This adorable bakery doubles as a favorite lunch spot. The best part is on certain days if you order a meal, you’ll get a free dessert anyway. That’s what I like to call a win-win.

Southern Touch Bakery:

Don't miss this adorable stop in an old gas station in downtown York. This bakery and cafe is serving up delicious coffee, home-cooked meals and unforgettable desserts. Stop by for a cupcake or order a custom cake for a special occasion. 

Candy's Sweets n Treats:

This shop is set up to remind you of your grandma's kitchen! Located in what used to be an old house, this was the perfect location for Candy's Sweets n Treats, which started out as a home-bakery. Candy's has everything from chocolate covered strawberries to cake jars and even gluten free cupcakes! You need to stop by this place if you're looking for something to satisfy that sweet tooth.

Chocolat Boutique:

If you’re talking quality sweets, you can’t miss Chocolat Boutique. Located in Baxter Village near Fort Mill, you can’t walk out of this bakery without a dozen truffles to try. They’re mixing up every flavor imaginable. Forget the original box of chocolates, you’ll win anyone over with these specialties.

Fast Frog Bakery:

This brand new bakery in Lake Wylie is one you can’t miss! Fresh made cinnamon rolls, bread, cookies and more. From the moment you walk in the aroma from the kitchen will make your mouth water.

On the Rise:

This York staple will give you all the feels the moment you walk in. They’re connected with their community from the free library out front to the delicious treats that feed the masses. Not only can you find fresh made cinnamon rolls that will knock your socks off, but treats like fresh corn salsa and chicken salad. They can also do custom cakes for you. You have to check this place out!

Mado Bakery:

This new bakery in Rock Hill took over the old Nova's location and is serving up authentic French pastries and other baked goods. Everything in this shop is brought to you by Odette and Sarge, a couple who moved here from France, to bring you the finest French flavors around.