Post a pic, take a bite: Here are 33 of Miami’s prettiest desserts

The Lemon Mousse at Seaspice
The Lemon Mousse at Seaspice

Looking for #dessertporn? You’ve come to the right place. These sweet treats look as good as they taste. Snap a picture before you dig in, and your feed will be the envy of the social sphere.

1. Zuma Miami's Chawan Mushi

Zuma Miami – Chawan Mushi with Exotic Fruits

Inspired by a traditional egg custard dish found in Japan, Zuma Miami’s Chawan Mushi is a creamy coconut flavored dream topped with colorful tropical fruits and passion fruit foam. The finished creation is almost too precious to eat.

Zuma Miami, 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami

270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL 33131

2. Seaspice's Lemon Mousse

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The Lemon Mousse at Seaspice

Fluffy, tart and almost too pretty to eat.

Seaspice, 422 NW North River Dr., Miami

422 NW North River Drive, Miami, FL 33128

3. Cafeina's Glow Stick Cotton Candy

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This sweet treat will light up your tastebuds (and your Instagram feed).

Cafeina, 297 NW 23rd St., Miami

297 NW 23rd Street, Miami, FL 33127

4. La Muse Cafe's Art Tart


Why check in at the Louvre when you can enjoy your very own edible mini Mona Lisa? La Muse Cafe’s Art Tart is just that, served with strawberries, raspberries, gold flakes, and chocolate pieces.

La Muse Cafe, 200 Biscayne Blvd. Way #102, Miami

200 Biscayne Boulevard Way #102, Miami, FL 33131

5. Triple Chocolate Mousse Temptation by Gianni's at The Villa Casa Casuarina

Triple Chocolate Mousse Temptation

It doesn’t get much more opulent than this. #VersaceVersaceVersace

Gianni’s at The Villa Casa Casuarina, 1116 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach

1116 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

6. Azabu's Raindrop Cake

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Made of water and sugar, then topped with dried soybean powder and Japanese brown sugar syrup.

Azabu, 161 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach

161 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

7. W South Beach's Watermelon Cake

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Nothing says summer like a watermelon cake. Colorful, fresh and delicious, this healthy sweet treat will look great on your feed and feel great in your belly without compromising your beach bod. Let the bikini shots commence.

W South Beach, 2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

2201 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

8. Jaya's Thai Donuts

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Made with caramelized condensed milk, toasted peanuts, mango coulis, ice cream, and ube (purple yam), these bite-sized beauties know how to sit pretty for a picture. 

Jaya at The Setai, 2001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

2001 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

9. Doc B's Fresh Kitchen's Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cheesecake

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If breakfast and dessert had a lovechild, it would be the Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cheesecake at Chicago based eatery Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen. Snap a pic before digging in at their brand new Coral Gables outpost.

Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen, 301 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables

301 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134

10. Foodgōd's Baked Alaska Surprise at Komodo

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Jonathan Cheban, a.k.a. Foodgōd, and Brickell hotspot Komodo have teamed up to create one of the most bonkers Baked Alaska’s you’ll ever see. Created with Instagram feeds in mind, the creation combines cake batter, strawberry ice cream, funfetti cake, cotton candy, white chocolate rice Krispies and fruity pebbles.

Komodo, 801 Brickell Ave., Miami

801 Brickell Avenue, Miami, FL 33131

11. The Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Mega Shake at KINGS Doral

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Made with cookie dough ice cream and chocolate fudge, rolled in whipped cream and crushed chocolate chip cookies, and topped with an entire ice cream cookie sandwich, this shake means business. 

KINGS Dining & Entertainment Doral, 3450 Northwest 83rd Ave. Suite 152, Doral

3450 Northwest 83rd Avenue Suite 152, Doral, FL 33122

12. Sugar Factory's King Kong Sundae

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24 scoops of ice cream covered in just about every topping you can think of plus sparklers (if you ask) and unicorn pops. Good luck.

Sugar Factory Ocean Drive, 1144 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach

1144 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

13. Boulud Sud's Grapefruit Givré

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Not a chocolate fan? No problem. This signature dessert by Chef Daniel Boulud and Pastry Chef Saeko Nemoto deserves a prime spot on your Instagram story. Made with almond and halva crumble, grapefruit sorbet, rose loukoum, grapefruit gelee, sesame foam, orange tuile and Turkish cotton candy, it’s exotic, tasty and pretty as can be. 

Boulud Sud255 Biscayne Blvd. Way Miami

255 Biscayne Boulevard Way Miami, FL 33131

14. Jezebel Bar + Kitchen's Deep Fried Oreos

Jezebel – Deep Fried Oreos – PHOTO CREDIT- The Naughty Fork
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Deep Fried Oreos. Do we need to say anything else?

Jezebel Bar + Kitchen, 1625 Michigan Ave., Miami Beach

850 Commerce Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

15. Graziano's's Flaming Dulce De Leche Panqueque

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Ready your camera for the arrival of the Flaming Dulce De Leche Panqueque at Graziano’s! Flambeed tableside with orange liquor and topped with vanilla bean ice cream, these caramel crepes are made with artisanal dulce de leche made in-house.

Graziano’s, multiple locations

850 Commerce Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

16. Planta's Chocolate Terrarium

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Made of chocolate mousse, peanut butter ice cream, chocolate date soil, and salted caramel, this is a science project you’ll actually want to eat — but not until you’ve snapped the perfect photo. 

Planta South Beach, 850 Commerce St., Miami Beach

850 Commerce Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

17. Gusto RistoBar's Chocolate Brownie with Caramel Popcorn

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This sweet and salty surprise looks good from every angle and tastes even better.

Gusto RistoBar, 8550 NW 53rd St., Doral

8550 NW 53rd Street, Doral, FL 33166

18. Taiyaki's Ice Cream


You’ve probably seen this one many, many times before, but that adorable fish-shaped waffle cone never gets old — especially when the ice cream swirling up out of its mouth is crowned with cat ears and a unicorn horn.

Tayaki NYC Miami, 143 NW 23rd St., Miami

143 NW 23rd Street, Taiyaki NYC, Miami, FL 33127

19. KYU's Coconut Cake

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There’s nothing like a classic, and KYU’s Coconut Cake (which follows a recipe passed down by Michael Lewis’ mother) is a cult favorite here in Miami — no filter necessary.

KYU, 251 NW 25th St., Miami

251 NW 25th Street, Miami, FL 33127

20. Pisco y Nazca's Chocolate Dome


Pisco y Nazca’s Chocolate Dome is made to collapse as the waiter pours warm ganache onto the top, revealing a triple-whammy of ice cream, sweet potato custard, and fudge. Make sure to Boomerang this one. 

Pisco y Nazca, locations in Doral and Kendall

9700 Collins Avenue #135, Miami Beach, FL 33154

21. Bazaar Mar's Key Lime Pie

Bazaar Mar Key Lime PIe

This is not your average slice of key lime pie. It’s a sandcastle made of graham cracker crumble and key lime ice cream topped with edible white chocolate seashells and kissed by lime air foam.

Bazaar Mar at SLS Brickell, 1300 S Miami Ave., Miami

1300 S Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33130

22. Le Zoo's Profiteroles

Le Zoo Profiteroles

Feeling French? Le Zoo’s Profiteroles will transport you straight to Paris. The best part? They’re topped off with warm bittersweet chocolate tableside so you can capture every sweet second. #BonVoyage

Le Zoo, 9700 Collins Ave. #135, Miami Beach

9700 Collins Avenue #135, Miami Beach, FL 33154

23. El Cielo's Ice Cream & Ash

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While all of El Cielo’s dishes are definitely post-worthy, we love their Ice Cream & Ash — a tiny black cone filled with smoked lavender ice cream served in a bed of lentils.

El Cielo, 31 SE 5th St., Miami

31 SE 5th Street, Miami, FL 33131

24. Plnthouse's Tropical Pitaya Smoothie Bowl


Looking for a guilt-free dessert that will add some serious color to your Instagram story? Try the Tropical Pitaya Smoothie Bowl at Plnthouse, made on a base of pitaya and topped with mango, banana, strawberry, coconut flakes, and MCT oil.

Plnthouse at 1 Hotel South Beach, 2341 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

2341 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

25. Makoto's Fruit Toban Yaki

Makoto Fruit Toban Yaki
Don't skip the fruit tobanyaki for dessert.

Styled after the classic Japanese savory Toban Yaki, this sweet and light treat only looks decadent. Made with fresh berries presented in a warm white-chocolate-passionfruit custard and topped with a scoop of mango sorbet, this shareable and snap-able dessert won’t break your beach bod diet. 

Makoto, 9700 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

9700 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33154

26. Terra Mare's Apple Cobbler

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Served warm with fresh apple filling, cinnamon crumble topping, vanilla bean ice cream, powdered sugar, whipped cream and a caramel drizzle, this gorgeous homestyle favorite is worth the drive up to Fort Lauderdale.

Terra Mare, 551 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale

551 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

27. The Chocolate Hazelnut Bar at KURO

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Made with raspberry gel and dark chocolate ganache, the Chocolate Hazelnut Bar at KURO is a work of art.

KURO at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, Fort Lauderdale

1 Seminole Way, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

28. The Corn Cake at Lolo's Surf Cantina

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Also known as Pastel de Elote with Créme Fraiche, this Mexican treat is a little pot of heaven — bring on the likes. 

Lolo’s Surf Cantina, 161 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach

161 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33

29. Juvia's Tres Leches

Tres Leches

This is one of Pastry Chef Gregory Gourreau’s signature staples, made with milk soaked sponge cake, vanilla whipped cream, caramel parts, and three milk ice cream. It’s also a work of art you’ll want to capture before it’s gone. 

Juvia, 1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL 33139

1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139

30. Meraki Greek Bistro's Baklava

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Even if you’re not in Mykonos, one shot of Meraki Greek Bistro’s honey-drizzled baklava will convince your followers you’re living your best life on the coast of the Aegean.

Meraki Greek Bistro, 142 SE 1st Ave., Miami

142 SE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33131

31. The Bread Pudding at Habitat by Jose Mendin

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Bread Pudding Sweet potato "pie" custard caramelized miso, chai tea ice cream, black sesame

Sweet potato “pie” custard caramelized miso, chai tea ice cream, black sesame.

Habitat by Jose Mendin, 2395 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

2395 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

32. Byblos's Pizelle

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The famous Pizelle at Byblos sandwiches baklava ice cream and salted caramel between couscous praline wafers.

Byblos Miami, 1545 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139

1545 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

33. Leynia's Beignets at Leynia at Delano South Beach

Leynia at Delano South Beach – Beignets(2)

These tiny treats will make you do a double take before you double tap. They look like pebbles, but they’re actually to-die-for beignets made with vanilla cream, cocoa powder and Zacapa rum caramel sauce.

Leynia at Delano South Beach, 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

1685 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139