Where To Buy Ice Cream, Cakes & Cookies In Maui

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Today we will be filling you in on the best places to buy ice cream, cakes, and cookies in Maui. There are plenty of great dessert shops selling sweets around town and this guide will try to focus on the best of the best.

There is no better way to get the ball rolling than with a list of the best ice cream shops near you. Frozen yogurt, gelato, malts, and ice cream cakes are found with ease here.

Once the frozen delights are out of the way it will be time to pivot to bakeries where you can buy cakes, cookies, pastries, and all kinds of sweet treats. Then we will get into some specific things like donut shops, where to buy cupcakes, candy stores, and chocolate and fudge shops too.

Healthy dessert options in Maui like gluten free bakeries and smoothie shops are easy to find as well. And our final topic will be all about restaurants that are known for must have desserts in your area.

Stick around for our local dessert map that has all these spots that we are mentioning throughout the post pinned on it. Our other posts on the US are available at that link if you want to check them out.

Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt

When you are craving the best ice cream in Maui or want some healthier frozen yogurt try:

There are 8 different kinds of Honi Kukis, over 21 flavors of Hawaiian shaved ice, and a range of non dairy smoothies, milkshakes, floats, and sundaes at BanyanTreats. Their Roselani ice cream has 28 tropical and traditional flavors for you to choose from.

Artisan excels at providing great ice creams near you that are free of soy and dairy using coconut cream and milk.

Premium artisan gelato, Belgian waffles, ice cream, sundaes, pretzels, smoothies, shakes, coffee, and acai bowls are all available at Maui Gelato and Waffles.

Hula is a local bakery offering a range of baked cookies and fresh ice cream varieties including macadamia nut.

Lahaina has something for everyone from Dole whip and Hawaiian shaved ice to Lappert’s ice cream and sorbet flavors including caramel coconut macadamia nut, Kauai pie, road to Hana, Oreo cookie crunch, coconut pineapple, and plenty more.

Morimoto, Aunty Sandy’s, and Chef Will the Palate from some different lists make some of the best ice cream in Maui also.

If you are searching for frozen yogurt you might find some around, but while you’re here our best recommendation is to enjoy the shaved ice as they do it really well.

Bakeries In Your Area

Expect to find great cakes, cookies, pastries, and more at the best bakeries near you:

Aunty Sandy’s excels at making banana bread as well as ice cream, chili dogs, and pork sandwiches.

A variety of freshly baked pastries, breads, and cupcakes are available at Stillwell’s Bakery.

Home Maid Bakery makes exquisite donuts, turnovers, Danishes, and other cream filled pastries. Their hot malasadas are loved by many people and you definitely need to try them out.

Since 1916 Komoda Store and Bakery has been a fan favorite for cream puffs, doughnuts on a stick, butter rolls, and other delicacies.

Local Donut Shops

These donut shops are a great way to start your morning:

Where To Buy Cupcakes

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There are some really good cupcake shops in your area:

You can buy cupcakes, mini cupcakes, cake pops, brownies, French macaroons, cookies, and more at the Cake Fanatics in your area.

Don’t forget about the baked goods at Stillwell’s Bakery from our best bakeries list either.

Candy Stores Near You

Local candy stores should have a wide variety of sugary treats to choose from:

Maui Candy Company exclusively sells some of the best gluten free gummies and specialty candies in your area.

Chocolate & Fudge Shops

Great homemade chocolate and fudge can be found at these shops:

Sweet Paradise Chocolatier sells high quality truffles, salt caramels, toffee, barks, and seasonal confectionery made by local artisan chocolatiers as well as Tropical Dreams ice cream and sorbets.

Delicious confectionery goods like fudge, toffee, and brittle are sold at Hawaii Fudge Company.

Gluten Free Bakeries

For a healthier alternative try one of these gluten free bakeries:

Maui Bread Company offers a fine selection of Hawaiian-Asian and German artisan breads and cookies as well as breakfast items with vegan and gluten free options.

You can also head to Pono Pies for some of the best locally made hummus and pies that are free of gluten, dairy, soy, and sugar.


Smoothies can be a great tasty and healthy snack:

Local Restaurants With Great Desserts

Many would agree these restaurants have great desserts:

Morimoto is a beachfront restaurant serving sushi and other Japanese dishes as well as some of the best  desserts in Maui like pina haupia, ice cream, sorbet trio, malasadas, and honeydew anmitsu.

Your favorite sweets are offered at Kō Restaurant too including brown butter banana bar, dark chocolate cake, calamansi lime pie, upcountry liliko’i cheesecake, and coconut gelato malasada.

There are also fine servings of triple berry pie, key lime pie martini, and signature samplers as well as other local Hawaiian dessert classics at Lahaina Grill.

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Enjoy Ice Cream, Cookies & Cakes In Maui

We wish we had more to share but for now that is all we’ve got. After reading about all these local shops to buy ice cream, frozen yogurt, cookies, cakes, pastries, other bakery items, cupcakes, donuts, chocolate, fudge, candy, gluten free baked goods, smoothies, and even restaurants with can’t miss desserts in your area finding your next sweet indulgence shouldn’t be too hard.

Please use the comments to let us know if any shops have closed down, or if we posted anything that is incorrect. Now have fun eating your ice cream, cookies, and cakes in Maui.

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