Christmastime can create sensory overload on the Grand Strand. With all the sounds of holiday music, the sights of the Christmas lights and the chill of the winter weather, we have to rely on our senses of smell and taste to find some relief – and the Myrtle Beach area has plenty of bakeries that provide comfort and comfort food for the season.
The aroma of fresh-baked goodies and flavor of sweet Christmas treats are in high demand this time of year, which is why Myrtle Beach bakeries are firing up their ovens filled with loving. Guests at Dayton House Resort can follow their noses to these hot spots over the holidays and stock up on sweet treats that will ensure that they and their family members have a merry Christmas. You might even want to pick up a few extras to leave out for Santa Claus. Here are a few of his favorite bakeries on the Grand Strand:
Croissants Bistro and Bakery has been a local favorite for over twenty years. Make a morning pit stop for your choice of coffee and espresso drinks. While you’re there, why not pair that coffee with a delectable selection of crepes, croissants, or delicious breakfast meals, or stock up on seasonal baked goods like pumpkin cheesecake or cranberry bread. Croissants has received the “SC Fresh on the Menu” seal, symbolizing their commitment to using fresh and locally sourced items for their dishes. From the simple buttery deliciousness of a plain croissant to the complex intensity of a Bananas Foster French Toast, Croissants’ baked goods will complement your holidays perfectly.
Cupcakes are a perfect dessert for the holidays, and Coccadotts Cake Studio is the place to get them. You can put together a selection of tempting seasonal flavors like Apple Cider Donut, Chai Latte, or Pumpkin Latte, as well as favorite standbys like Red Velvet or Marble. Guests and hosts alike will be delighted with the artistry and the deliciousness of Coccadotts’ creations. And of course, if you prefer a full-sized cake, Coccadotts can customize the flavor, filling, icing, and decoration to your specifications. Their desserts are works of art!
Sweetgrass Bakery and Café is a neighborhood bakery that will remind you of the best of the good old days. Locally owned and operated, Sweetgrass makes all their breads, cookies, and pastries from scratch and fresh every day. Check out their delicious array of cookies, cakes, pies, and sweet rolls! You can also get freshly made bread and quiches to take home for a more substantial mea. All the baked goods from Sweetgrass have that delicious “just out of the oven” taste, like homemade but better!
Toffino's Italian Bakery & Deli: Visitors of Italian descent often long for the Old World holiday treats they grew up with, such as cannolis or tiramisu. Many eventually find their way to The Market Common area for Toffino's, which packs its bakery counter with Christmas favorites for the holidays.
Johnny D's Waffles & Bakery: Longtime guests at Dayton House Resort have discovered this little honey hole a few blocks north of the resort. Known for its delicious breakfast and lunch menus, Johnny D's also has an in-house bakery counter filled with tasty treats for the holidays.
As you can see there are so many tasty choices to help you celebrate the holidays this season in Myrtle Beach.