Denver's Best for Sharable Desserts


You know it’s true love when your partner lets you eat the last bite of their dessert. Fortunately, these desserts at some of Denver’s best spots are big enough for the both of you to savor.

  • Asian LoDo
    ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro Map 1555 Blake St, Denver, Colorado | 303-353-5223
    Food27 Decor25 Service24 Cost$41

    Chocolate fondue take a trip to the Southeast at this Asian bistro. The chocolate-chile fondue is an spicy spin on the classic, served with assorted treats for dipping.  

  • LoHi
    Linger Map 2030 West 30th Avenue, Denver, Colorado | 303-993-3120
    Food26 Decor27 Service24 Cost$35

    This gourmet rendition of Italian donuts and coffee has beautifully plated powdery donut holes, caramelized white chocolate mousse and a coffee cup of espresso ganache topped with dark chocolate pearls. 

  • American LoHi
    Colt & Gray Map 1553 Platte Street, Denver, Colorado | 303-477-1447
    Food25 Decor24 Service23 Cost$48

    The British fancy a good dessert. This neighborhood joint’s Sticky Toffee Pudding is richly decadent with its inclusion of boozy bourbon ice cream and toffee sauce.

  • Scandinavian Ballpark
    Trillium Map 2134 Larimer St, Denver, Colorado | 303-379-9759
    Food25 Decor19 Service24 Cost$39

    Pastry chef Kendall Matthews's dessert tasting of chocolate and spice is a beautifully composed plate of chocolate juniper “soup,” cardamom cream, spiced dark chocolate cake and black cherry gastrique.

  • New American West Highland
    Duo Restaurant Map 2413 West 32nd Avenue, Denver, Colorado | 303-477-4141
    Food25 Decor23 Service24 Cost$39

    Pastry chef Crickett Burns introduces her out-of-the-box creations like the chocolate semifreddo, a brown butter cake with crystallized ginger and a spiced chocolate sauce. 

  • American Five Points
    D Bar Denver Map 494 East 19th Avenue, Denver, Colorado | 303-861-4710
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    Kill two birds with one stone and order the Cake & Shake. Start by digging into the three-layer chocolate cake, then wash it down with your choice of milkshake or malt.

  • Eclectic Platt Park
    Session Kitchen Map 1518 South Pearl Street, Denver, Colorado | 720-763-3387
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    You don’t have to fly out to NYC and wait in line for three hours for America’s most beloved hybrid dessert anymore. The cronuts at this spot have rotating seasonal flavors and are only $8 for six.

  • Eclectic River North Art District
    Acorn Map 3350 Brighton Blvd, Denver, Colorado | 720-542-3721
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    Most people eat brioche in the form of French toast, but Acorn turns it into a caramelized brioche dessert instead. The bread’s eggy quality plays off the strawberry and rhubarb, served with lemon buttermilk ice cream and finished with a dollop of honey whipped ricotta.