11 Delaware Bakeries to Get Tasty Chocolate Chip Desserts

Whether you prefer them in cannoli or in cookies, these are the local spots to treat yourself.


A little dose of chocolate makes everything better, right? On that note, we are here to remind you of a very important holiday: National Chocolate Chip Day. The annual event is celebrated every year on May 15, so be sure and treat yourself at your favorite local bakery. 

*Phone numbers listed without an area code should be dialed using Delaware’s sole area code, (302).

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Bing’s Bakery
Bing’s cannoli are decadent and rich, and the mini chocolate chips add just the right amount of crunch.
253 E. Main St., Newark • 737-5310

Bread & Buttercream
Customers rave about this tiny bakery’s chocolate croissants, but we can’t pass up the chocolate cupcakes, which are topped with chocolate frosting and two giant chocolate chips.
1709 B Marsh Road, Wilmington • 884-7601

Carolina Sugar Fairy Custom Cakes and Sweets
This Sussex County bakery is a chocoholic’s paradise. There are cream puffs, cupcakes and cake pops, plus cookies and even 6-inch jumbo cookies.
carolinasugarfairy@gmail.com • 858-7084

Desserts By Dana
Dana Herbert’s mini cannoli are just a buck a piece on Wednesdays, so definitely treat yourself to more than one.
1212 Capitol Trail, Newark • 721-5798

Dolce Bakery & Coffee Shop
This sweet shop is home to Delaware’s best Philadelphia Buttercake, but the cookies are the perfect blend of chewy and crispy.
36 N. Walnut St., Milford • 422-5760

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Fractured Prune
The best thing about this doughnut shop is that you can get as crazy with your creation as you want—choose from over a dozen glazes and toppings to satisfy your craving.
Delaware locations:
20214 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach • 227-0747
210 Atlantic Ave., Millville • (443) 880-3753
36666 Bluewater Run, Selbyville​ • (443) 880-3753

Half Baked Patisserie
This charming bakery sells over 60 varieties of cupcakes, but the adorable cake pops (the chocolate chip flavor, of course) are a personal favorite.
13 W. Main St., Middletown • 378-2811

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Kaisy’s Delights
If you’ve never had a Kaiserschmarrn—a fluffy, shredded pancake with vanilla extract, rum and raisins—now is the time to treat yourself. Choose from a number of toppings, including chocolate chip ice cream.
Two locations:
70 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach • 212-5360
1548 Savannah Road, Lewes • 313-4241

Morning Buns Bake Shop
This place is known for its sticky buns, but don’t pass up its chocolate swirl Danish, either.
68 Atlantic Ave., Ocean View • 307-2917 

Smackerals By Michelle
The chocolate chip cookies are tasty, but have you ever had a chocolate chip Whoopee Pie?
109 Fox Hunt Lane, Middletown • 376-8272

Sweet Somethings Desserts
This Wilmington bakery makes a delicious brownie that is topped with chocolate chunks.
1006 N. Union St., Wilmington • 655-7211

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