The cold days of winter are slowly disappearing and with that comes the warmer days of Spring. Get a jump on the season by exploring some of the amazing sweet treat spots located in the Yonge and Eglinton neighbourhood.

Sweet Jesus

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Located at 130 Eglinton Avenue, Sweet Jesus is the famous outpost of the urban Mexican restaurant, La Carnita. Constantly taking its flavours to a whole new level; Sweet Jesus is serving up wild soft serve ice cream cones and unique palatos (Mexican popsicles). Stop in for any one of their photo-worthy ice cream cones – they’re sure to blow you away.

Bakes & Goods

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Selling beautiful cupcakes, cookies and cakes, Bakes and Goods is located on Yonge Street, north of Eglinton. To guarantee freshness, these nut-free goodies are made in small batches to ensure that only the best treats are created and sold to customers daily. Stop in regularly for their rotating menu of cupcake flavours or build your own gift basket full of assorted freshly baked cookies.

Dufflet Pastries

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Along with their impressive selection of sweet treats, like squares, pies and cupcakes, Dufflet’s has a range of grab-and-go frozen desserts that you can indulge in at home. Be sure to stop in on Wednesdays for 2-for-1 cakes, where you can purchase one slice of cake and get your second for free – the perfect weekly tradition to start with a loved one or friend.

Café Demetre

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This sit-down restaurant is completely dedicated to dessert. A great addition to any evening out, their menu features more than 50 items to satisfy your sweet tooth. From house made ice creams to mouth-watering cakes, Belgium waffles, ice cream sandwiches and crepes – it’s definitely worth a visit.

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