As you settle into the cozy comforts of your Beachside Hilton Head vacation rental, your taste buds might crave something sweet. Whether you’re a fan of classic Southern treats or more adventurous, artisanal confections, our list of popular dessert spots in Hilton Head will guide you through the island’s most delightful sweet shops and bakeries!

The Purple Cow

Address: 10 Bow Cir #6783, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone: (843) 681-2253

It’s not every day that you find a dessert spot with award-winning donuts. At the Purple Cow, you can dig into their heavenly creations that many have dubbed the best in Hilton Head! This locally-owned shop serves iconic cheesecakes, pies, donuts, and more. People love the delightful desserts so much that they’re now featured in different restaurants across the island!

Sno Cones By Chris

Address: 114 Helmsman Way, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928

Phone: (843) 683-0592

Snow cones may be a classic summer treat, but Sno Cones By Chris takes them to the next level. This popular dessert spot offers over 30 shaved ice flavors, including unique options like Barbie and Tiger’s Blood! Every day, Sno Cones By Chris promises only the freshest flavors made from scratch.

Hilton Head Social Bakery

Address: 17 Harborside Ln (building 1), Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 / 1018 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone: ‍(843) 715-3349 / ‍‍(843) 715-2598

You’ll discover Hilton Head Social Bakery at the heart (and south) of Hilton Head’s dessert scene. Under the expertise of celebrated Chef Philippe Feret, customers enjoy an exquisite array of French-inspired sweets and delightful savories. Together with his wife and co-owner, Marissa, they craft visually stunning treats that are as pleasing to the eye as the palate.

Salty Dog Ice Cream Factory

Address: 232 S Sea Pines Dr #304, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone: (843) 683-6459

Every day at South Beach is an opportunity to get an ice cream, especially at the Salty Dog Ice Cream Factory. This shop redefines the magic of ice cream with creamery experts consistently concocting new, whimsical flavors! Be ready to take a while choosing from all the delicious options.

The Chocolate Canopy

Address: 55 New Orleans Rd #101, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone: (843) 842-4567

The Chocolate Canopy has been in Hilton Head since 1982, crafting some of the finest and most delectable chocolates imaginable. The shop uses the highest quality ingredients and meticulous attention to detail. Their chocolatiers produce confections that are not just treats but a pure, indulgent experience.

Salty Sea Air and a Sugary Journey With Beachside Hilton Head

Of course, these are only five of the many great dessert spots in Hilton Head. There are countless more to discover, each with unique offerings and a delightful atmosphere. With Beachside Hilton Head as your island home base, you can easily explore the island and find your favorite dessert spot to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Whenever you’re ready for salty sea air and a sugary journey, Hilton Head is waiting for you. Book your stay with Beachside Hilton Head today!