Flint & Genesee has a ton of great places to grab breakfast, lunch or dinner. But what if your favorite part of a meal is dessert? Within the county, there are plenty of places that serve delicious house-made desserts.

This is great news since according to the Global Indulgence Study 64 percent of American consumers say they like to order dessert when they eat out.

Be part of the 64 percent. Try one of these five places with great dessert in Flint & Genesee.

Cranberries Café

Located in Goodrich, Cranberries Café is known in the area for having delicious desserts. So much so, it has been ranked third in Michigan’s Best Dessert by MLive. Stop in and try one of the amazing sweets including cranberry bread pudding, carrot cake and what they call “The BIG Chocolate Cake.”


In Flint Township, Pesto’s has quite the reputation for great desserts. With a daily dessert special that is always amazing, what Pesto’s is really known for is their Gluten Free desserts featuring their ding a ling cake (similar to Ding Dongs), peanut butter chocolate cake and angel food cake with strawberries, strawberry sauce and whipped cream.

Blondie’s Food & Spirits

Also in Flint Township, Blondie’s Food & Spirits has such good dessert they opened a separate business to keep up with demand! Blondie’s Best Cheesecake Ever is so good it’s in the name and the restaurant features its delicious flavors including lemon, peanut butter, cookies & cream, chocolate chunk and pistachio.

Kathy’s 126

Located in Flushing, Kathy’s 126 is a favorite place to end a meal. The local restaurant has a variety of desserts including a chocolate lovin’ spoon cake, peanut butter pie and to die for ice cream pie. Can’t choose between the great selections? Don’t worry, Kathy’s also serves dessert shooters featuring its to die for ice cream, peanut butter pie, or sundae.

The Laundry

In Fenton, The Laundry is a great place for breakfast, lunch and dinner, but did you know it also has great dessert? The dessert menu features selections from close-by bakery CRUST, delicious cinnamon-vanilla ice cream made by Uncle Ray’s and great house-made desserts as well. Favorites include the Cookies & Cream which are baked right before they come to your table, white chocolate cheesecake served with a blueberry compote and new to the menu Pot de Crème, a chocolate custard topped with freshly whipped cream.

Cranberries Cafe

This unique cafÈ, nestled in downtown Goodrich, is open for lunch and dinner offering a full menu... Read More


Food with Flair! Casual restaurant serving American; Italian fare including pizza, sandwiches and... Read More

Kathy’s Restaurant & Lounge

Located in the historic town of Flushing, Michigan. Downtown restaurant with lots of 'days gone by'... Read More

Blondie’s Food & Spirits

Family owned and operated, Blondie's has a passion for food and people. This unique restaurant... Read More

The Laundry

Enjoy this casual bistro atmosphere restaurant serving lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch with... Read More