Colorful, creative, and oh so sweet selections in the heart of downtown Harrisburg. Creations so pretty you don’t want to eat them, but yes – yes you do. Cupcakes, cookies, muffins, coffee, and seasonal baked goods are available for dine-in or packaged to go. Located in Harrisburg’s thriving “Restaurant Row” region, the bakery is within walking distance of restaurants, wine bars, the PA Capitol Building, the Susquehanna Riverfront walking trail and more!
📍100 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Located in the heart of downtown Hershey, Au Bon Lieu serves authentic French crepes in everyone’s favorite chocolate town. With a restaurant that refuses to compromise on quality, guests will be eating the best of the season as ingredients are sourced from local farmers' markets. Sweet crepes. Chicken and Turkey crepes. Oven-roasted Ham crepes. Tuna and Salmon crepes. Vegetarian crepes. (Holy crepes!)
📍110 Rear W Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033
Tina grew up in the town of Hershey, where you could say chocolate is kind of a thing! With a passion for creating unique products, it felt natural for her to dabble with chocolate. What started as a hobby has grown into a sweet family business. Tina’s son makes his own chocolate masterpieces as well! Together, Tina Marie and family combine different ingredients and ideas to make exquisite small batch artisan chocolates.
📍16 S Rosanna St, Hummelstown, PA 17036
There’s always room for ice cream! Family-owned, family-friendly, and driven by a philosophy of inclusiveness and positivity, Cubby’s is a dessert shop that serves treats made with quality, locally-sourced ingredients. Life’s special moments and everyday happenings are celebrated with ice cream!
📍295 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036
Drop in to see what’s on the ever-changing menu of cakes, pies, cookies, cupcakes, and breakfast sweets. Fresh and seasonal ingredients are combined to offer a list of goodies to satisfy any sweet tooth. Retail selections also include sugar free, gluten free and health-conscious items. Pick up items to go or grab a coffee and enjoy your treats in the shop’s cozy indoor or outdoor seating spaces.
📍840 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033
If it looks like a donut…and tastes like a donut…but has whatever toppings your heart desires, then it’s a Duck Donut. This family company has grown fast over the last decade but stays true to its roots as a place where guests and families are made to feel welcome when deciding what sweet toppings to get on their made-to-order donuts! Recharge with a coffee or sandwiches and sundaes too!
📍261 W Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033
Eat, then sweet. Or just sweet. You do you! Fire and Ice Creamery in Halifax is a family-owned restaurant and dessert stop serving up savory smoked meats, hardy sandwiches and an ever-changing variety of homemade ice cream. Can’t decide on an ice cream flavor? Enjoy the sampler and taste 4 mini scoops! The dessert menu features creamy milkshakes and smoothies too!
📍3417 Peters Mountain Rd, Halifax, PA 17032
C'est délicieux! (“It’s delicious!”) Award-winning chocolatier, Frederic Loraschi, unveils a new way of discovering chocolates through his unique artisanal delicacies. His exclusive collection of chocolate treats is handmade, combining French tradition and cutting edge flavor combinations using very little sugar, no preservatives, and single origin chocolate from around the world.
📍4615 Hillcrest St. Harrisburg, PA 17109
A secret family recipe has been delighting customers for more than 60 years! Grove’s Brittle Works specializes in old-fashioned, homemade, high quality, deluxe brittles & confections. Fan-favorite ultra-thin is available in several flavors. This stop on our trail is sweet to let you sample the sweets, but rightfully stingy with that secret family recipe! That’s off limits!
📍1424 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033
All. Things. Hershey’s. Hershey’s Chocolate World is not only the ultimate retail destination to find your favorite flavors and Hershey’s branded gifts, but also a place where you can create your own candy bar, and learn the finer points of the art of tasting chocolate. This stop on our trail is a can’t-miss experience full of interactive activities, fresh-baked goodies, gifts, a FREE chocolate tour ride, and much, much more. Singing cows? Yep. We have those!
📍101 Chocolate World Way, Hershey, PA 17033
Experience all the fun of decorating your very own cupcakes, cookies, or cake at Jubilee Cake Studio while leaving the mess behind! Jubilee Cake Studio is the only Decorate-It-Yourself cake studio in Pennsylvania. Take a stroll down two 40ft walls of decorating tools to help you express your creativity! Walk-ins are always welcome, so pick your canvas - cupcakes, cookies, or cake, and decorate away!
📍105 Gateway Dr, Mechanicsburg PA 17050
Located inside the charming Midtown Scholar Book Store, Just Baked Pies and Cakes is a sweet addition to midtown Harrisburg. Tammy Worthy-Jones has been baking for decades and dreamed of one day owning her very own bakery. Relocating from the big city of New York to the small town in Harrisburg was quite a change, but Tammy soon started introducing her “Southern-Grandma-styled” baked goods to her new Harrisburg friends, neighbors, and local business owners.
📍270 Verbeke St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
How about a splash of flavor in your latte with house-made chocolate or vanilla? Little Amps Coffee Roasters serves hot and cold pick-me-up brews and a selection of tasty treats to dunk or save for later. From a classic chocolate chip cookie to vegan pop tarts, you’ll find something to go along with your favorite brewed beverages.
📍133 State St, Harrisburg, PA 17101
You’ll feel right at home when you step into this quaint pastry shoppe on Main Street! Make a selection from freshly-baked treats or order a custom creation. The locally owned shop proudly uses as many PA products as possible. Home of the famous Sticky Wicky (a gooey good sticky bun on a stick), and the perfect destination for everything from mile high apple pie to just-out-of-the-oven breads.
📍16 W Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036
Bringing the best of Penn State’s famed Berkey Creamery to you! Long-loved flavors like Grilled Stickies, Peachy Paterno, Scholar’s Chip and more are inspired not just by all things Blue & White, but by a dedication to the advancement of agricultural sciences in Pennsylvania and across the globe. You don’t have to be a Nittany Lion to love Nittany Scoops!
📍2537 Brindle Dr, Harrisburg, PA 17110
The first fruit trees were planted by Joseph C. Strite in 1914. More than 100 years later, Strites' Orchard is welcoming guests to enjoy fresh baked goods, ciders, and more – all made with fresh ingredients and recipes passed down through the family over the years. The bakery serves up freshly made breads, dessert loaves, cookies, donuts, pastries, and pies. Call ahead for a special order, or head out into the fields during “pick-your-own” events throughout the year.
📍1000 Strites Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17111
There's always something in the oven at Sweet Confections Cakes, whether it's a new recipe, a cake competition, or the next incredible wedding cake masterpiece. Sweet Confections brings an artistry to every cake and cupcake, and don’t forget the cheesecake! Ready to learn? Ask about Sweet Confections’ decorating classes or parties.
📍4702 Fritchey St, Harrisburg, PA 17109
You know the taste, but do you know the tale? Milton S. Hershey’s legacy goes far beyond his iconic chocolate brand. The Hershey Story Museum chronicles the life and times of Mr. Hershey by detailing his philanthropy, commitment to community, and – of course – his chocolate business. The sweet stop on our trail shines a light on an incredible life and offers additional activities like sampling flights of warm drinking chocolates from around the world.
📍63 W Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033
The Sweeterie℠ Confectionery Kitchen is an all-new location in the new Hershey's Chocolatetown® complex. Experience a curated collection of mouth-watering confections including chocolate-dipped treats, decadent desserts, signature hand-crafted fudge, and more. Complimentary parking is available in the Season Pass Holder lot when Hersheypark is not open or during events.
📍100 W Hersheypark Drive, Hershey, PA 17033
“Who wants ice cream?” Silly question - we all want ice cream! Especially when both traditional and one-of-a-kind “I-can’t-believe-that’s-an-ice-cream-flavor-but-oh-my- it’s-good!” flavors are created from locally sourced fresh ingredients. Urban Churn makes ice cream through the traditional method of freezing ice and salt in hand-built Amish churns. This stop on our trail is at least two scoops of fantastic!
📍1004 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
Because old-fashioned never gets old. Step back in time to the candy counter and browse the store’s shelves for your favorite (and sometimes hard-to-find) candies from your youth. Candy and sweets bring generations together, especially in a place like Zimmerman’s! In 1915, John S. Zimmerman began selling candy and homemade peanut butter in his new general store near Harrisburg. Guests should be thrilled that the family tradition lives on for new generations to enjoy.
📍2701 Elm St, Harrisburg, PA 17103