Best Places to get a Sweet Treat!!!


It’s #TastyTuesday and today I am sharing a few of my favorite places to get a sweet treat around Corpus Christi!

If you know me you are well aware I love sweet treats!!

places to get a sweet treatThere have been many times I have been known to order dessert before my meal at a local restaurant.  My best friend and I have been ordering desserts before our meal for years and we love it!!!  There are so many places in our local area to grab a treat to satisfy that sweet tooth!

Yummy Tummy Cheesecakes-4820 Kostoryz, Suite #E, Corpus Christi, TX 78415

There are SO MANY great cheesecake options to choose from. This hidden gem is a great place to grab a mini cheesecake.  During the holidays, I grabbed several mini cheesecakes for our weekly staff meeting and they were a hit.  I especially liked the Grinch cheesecake!  I love the many options they have and for a great price!

Nothing Bundt Cakes-5425 SPID, Corpus Christi, TX 78411

If you are looking for a great treat for a special occasion you can grab a bundt cake. There are so many different cake flavors and they are really tasty.  You walk in and you smell sweet cake which makes it hard a decision of the cake flavor you really want.  

Polar Bear Rolling Ice Cream-6410 Weber Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78413

I have a couple of friends who have tried this place and have really liked it!! This ice cream shop offers a great variety of flavors and a unique way to display rolled ice cream.  And to top it off you can put your choice of toppings on your ice cream.

Hester’s Café (3 locations) 1714 S. Alameda, Corpus Christi, TX 78404, 1902 N. Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401 or 3812 S. Alameda, Corpus Christi, TX 78411 

Hester’s Café has some amazing deserts that range from cookies, cupcakes, pies, scones, brownies and cheesecake.  There are 3 different locations to grab that sweet treat by some local business owners.  The sweet treats are so good it’s hard to choose which one you want!

La La’s Crepes, LLC-mobile truck (check out their Facebook page to find their location)

This veteran owned business offers crepes and they set up at local events in the area or in shopping centers.  The crepes have some great reviews of being fresh and delicious.  

Belleeah’s Apples & Treats-5433 S. Staples, Ste B, Corpus Christi, TX 78411

They offer gourmet apples, candy apples and chocolate treats.  They also many different varieties and they keep it fresh by offering different options.  And if you are planning a party you can get a treats specifically for your theme.  

Marble Slab Creamery-5521 Saratoga #130, Corpus Christi, TX 78413, 4938 S. Staples, Corpus Christi, TX 78411 or 3133 S. Alameda Ste #550, Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Ice cream is always a sweet treat and Marble Slab offers so many different options as well as so unlimited mix ins.  And you can get your ice cream in a cup, a waffle cone or even a waffle cone with chocolate or nuts.  They also offer sundaes, shakes or smoothies.  And if you are celebrating a birthday you can grab an ice cream cake!

I know there are SO MANY MORE amazing places in the Coastal Bend to find delicious delights: share in the comments your favorites and help us make a giant yummy list!

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Christina was born and raised in Corpus Christi. She raised her daughter, Angelique and when she got married in 2019 she became a bonus mom to Nathan, Alec & Michelle. She is a proud grandma to an amazing 4 1/2 year old granddaughter, Ava. She spends time encouraging others with her bulldog, Franklin. Christina graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with her Master’s degree in Counseling in 2005. She has a background working for nonprofit organizations and is currently in full time ministry . On her down time Christina enjoys reading books and watching HGTV. She loves arts and crafts fairs. She started her journey as a mom at a young age and has a heart for young single moms. She believes all things are possible and is thriving through life and enjoying her best life living on the bay!!