The Best Local Dessert Spots for Forestville Residents

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One of the best ways to finish off a good night is with a delicious dessert from a local eatery. Luckily for the residents of Forestville, MD, there are several incredible, family-owned shops in the area that serve up mouth-watering pastries, cakes, cookies, and ice cream. In case you’re wondering where to start that anti-diet food binge, here are three of the best local bakeries and eateries in the Forestville area. 

Heaven’s Bakery

If you’re in the mood for cookies or cake, head over to Heaven’s Bakery, a quaint, family-owned shop that’s been running for more than 20 years. The owners are dedicated to producing incredible desserts and giving back to the local economy. Their 4.6-star rating on Google backs up their extensive experience at making food that their customers love at reasonable prices. They also do catering if you need something for a special occasion, and their vast talent grants a wide selection of custom cakes and cookies. If you stop by, be sure to try their famous snickerdoodles!

Iverson Cookies

Are you looking for a lot of dessert at a small price? Check out Iverson Cookies where you can get a pound of fresh cookies for just $13. This unassuming little bakery located in the Shops at Iverson packs a lot of flavor into their desserts. In fact, Iverson’s customers love their cookies so much, that the bakery offers monthly cookie subscription boxes! Don’t miss out on their delicious selection of “the best cookies in Maryland and beyond” including double fudge, almond toffee crunch, and chocolate chip with pecan. 

Ice Cream Jubilee

Forget the Baskin Robbins basics. Cool off with a delicious scoop of uniquely flavored ice cream from Ice Cream Jubilee. This crisp and modern local shop is only a few years old but has quickly become a crowd favorite in the area. Ice Cream Jubilee already has several locations and numerous awards thanks to its outstanding ice cream. The store’s owner, Victoria, works hard to develop new flavors from the best local ingredients, and you will find flavors here you’ve never had before. Check out the banana bourbon caramel, chocolate matzoh crack, or mango habanero ice cream! You’re guaranteed to find a new favorite flavor, and you certainly won’t be disappointed with the portions!

These are just a few of the delectable dessert options available in the Forestville, MD area. If you’re looking for a home close to the area’s best entertainment and food, check out the District at Forestville, a delightful community of pet-friendly Forestville apartments. Check out our website or feel free to contact us for more information on how to start enjoying Forestville to the fullest. 

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