5 Places for Very Good Holiday Desserts on the Grand Strand

Myrtle Beach is full of culinary gems.

You know about barbecue, calabash, and other food here. But did you know there are restaurants on the Grand Strand that make incredible desserts? When you visit for the holiday, don’t forget to please your sweet tooth.

Making them part of your plan is a must.

For the best holiday desserts on the Grand Strand, go here

Keep leftovers in the refrigerator at your resort for breakfast (or a midnight snack. Who are we to judge?)

1. Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie, Sea Captain’s House

Tip: Split your entree from the start and ask for half to go. This is the best way to ensure you’ll have room for this decadent dessert!

About the restaurant: It’s a comfortable spot with lots of tradition. The staff is welcoming, the beach views are spectacular. And dinner is always fabulous.

Pro tip: Order the She-Crab Soup. It’s award-winning and so deserving! Try the Grilled Mahi, topped with roasted red pepper sauce.

Pecan Pie from Sea Captains House

2. Baked Alaska, Hook & Barrel

It’s a wonderful treat for the family when you order a delicious, flaming dessert for the table! Cake, ice cream, light meringue …

About the restaurant: Every meal can feel like a celebration. Seafood is fresh and flavorful, but also sustainable. Veggies are local. It’s a great combination.

Pro tip: Hit Happy Hour for drinks, wine, sangria, and other specials. Their Fish Bites are the day’s fresh catch with jalapeno sauce and remoulade.

3. Gingerbread Cookie Kit, Pink Pineapple Cakes

Take dessert in another direction: Back to your resort to make yourself. What would Christmas treats be without a plate of gingerbread men?

About the business: It’s perfect for made-to-order or kit desserts for your vacation. They’re great for cookies, cupcakes, and any cake you can imagine.

Pro tip: Book a baking academy session. Get personal instruction and take your creation with you. A wonderful experience.

4. Chocolate Chip Cheesecake, Priceless Desserts

A slice of this heaven and a mug of your favorite coffee? That’s what holiday dreams are made of. This is one of a sensational line of cheesecakes here.

About the business: Incredible bakers making outstanding desserts. They specialize in southern pound cakes and Carolina cheesecakes.

Pro tip: Priceless Desserts caters to vacationers. Check out the details and make plans for the best sweets on your next getaway.

5. Cafe Old Vienna

This Austrian delight is just one sweet to tempt you on the menu. It also doubles as the kind of breakfast that’ll have you smiling all day.

About this restaurant: Visit for pleasing, old-fashioned schnitzel and German comfort food. They’re the ideal spot to visit for Oktoberfest next year, too.

Pro tip: Order dinner for two. You’ll have leftovers! The Draft Beer Sample Platter during Happy Hour features all six of their beers.


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