Desserts - Best of 2008

Published Nov 21, 2008

Let's face it, with the number of sweet treats at our fingertips, it's a good time to have a be a dessert connoisseur. These local dessert shops make everything from gourmet cupcakes and exotic chocolates to delicious pies and exotic international pastries. With all of these options, we're thankful that HOT LIST voters have vetted the best of the best.

Winner
2008 Winner

1. Jin Patisserie

Voters Love

"This place is absolutely amazing. As a guy who usually eats steak and burgers I was pretty surprised when i fell in..." via JizmDizm

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1202 Abbot Kinney Blvd Los Angeles CA 90291
  • Jin Patisserie, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1202 Abbot Kinney Blvd Los Angeles CA 90291
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1202 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice Los Angeles, CA
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    8360 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Nola Ice, Food, Desserts, 13569 Ventura Blvd Sherman Oaks CA 91423
    Nominee for: Desserts
    13569 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Pure Cheesecakes, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Specialty Food & Drink, Desserts, World Map Los Angeles CA 90035
    Nominee for: Desserts
    World Map Los Angeles, CA
  • Babe's Dessert Bar, Food, Desserts, Bakery, Cupcakes, 24623 Arch St Newhall CA
    Nominee for: Desserts
    24623 Arch St, Newhall, CA
  • Fruits To Remember, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 9923 S. Santa Monica Blvd Beverly Hills CA 90212
    Nominee for: Desserts
    9923 S. Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills Beverly Hills, CA
  • Sweet Lady Jane, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 8360 Melrose Ave Los Angeles CA 90069
    Nominee for: Desserts
    8360 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Schmerty's Gourmet Cookies, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Bakery, Cupcakes, 2819 Ocean Park Blvd Santa Monica Santa Monica CA 90405
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2819 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Diddy Riese Cookies, Cheap Eats Food Restaurants Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery Desserts Hot Dog Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 926 Broxton Ave Los Angeles CA 90024
    Nominee for: Desserts
    926 Broxton Ave, Westwood Los Angeles, CA
  • House of Pies, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1869 N Vermont Ave Los Angeles CA 90027
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1869 N Vermont Ave, Griffith Park/Los Feliz Los Angeles, CA
  • Alcove Cafe & Bakery, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1929 Hillhurst Ave Los Angeles CA 90027
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1929 Hillhurst Ave, Griffith Park/Los Feliz Los Angeles, CA
  • Maison Richard Cafe and French Bakery, Food, Desserts, 707 N Stanley Ave Mid-City West Los Angeles CA 90046
    Nominee for: Desserts
    707 N Stanley Ave, Mid-City West Los Angeles, CA
  • Churrolandia Bakery and the Funnel Cake Factory, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Specialty Food & Drink, Desserts, 7303 Greenleaf Ave Whittier CA 90602
    Nominee for: Desserts
    7303 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA
  • Alsace Lorraine Pastries, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 3842 Atlantic Ave Long Beach CA 90807
    Nominee for: Desserts
    3842 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach Long Beach, CA
  • Beard Papa's, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 6801 Hollywood Blvd Los Angeles CA 90028
    Nominee for: Desserts
    6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Pâtisserie Chantilly, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2383 Lomita Blvd Lomita CA 90717
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2383 Lomita Blvd, Lomita, CA
  • yogen fruz, Food, FroYo, Desserts, 18717 Ventura Blvd Encino Tarzana CA 91356
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Sara J. Pastries, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 7307 Canoga Ave Los Angeles CA 91303
    Nominee for: Desserts
    7307 Canoga Ave, Canoga Park Los Angeles, CA
  • M'Dears Bakery and Bistro, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Desserts, 7717 S Western Ave South Los Angeles Los Angeles CA 90047
    Nominee for: Desserts
    7717 S Western Ave, South Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
  • Frozen Monkey Yogurt, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2573 Pacific Coast Hwy Torrance CA 90505
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2573 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance Torrance, CA
Contest Overview
  • 41,982
    Total Votes
  • 39,717
    Voters
  • 175
    Winners

The 2008 LA HOTLIST awards are based on more than 41,000 votes from local Los Angeles-area experts.

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