For many of us with a sweet tooth, the most anticipated part of any meal typically comes at the end — when dessert is served. And whether the sugar seekers in your vacation party are in the mood for ice cream, chocolate, pastries, cake or nearly any confection in between, the Grand Strand and its abundance of excellent eateries can accommodate.
Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth during your North Myrtle Beach area getaway? Check out one of these six area restaurants known for their delectable desserts and located within easy driving distance of North Beach Resort & Villas
Found right on the North Beach Resort & Villas property at 719 North Beach Boulevard, 21 Main Prime Steakhouse offers plenty of flavor-filled reasons to stick around after your prime steak, specialty cut or choice chop. Some of the top draws on the Sweet Course menu here include Bananas Foster for Two, Crème Brulee, NY Style Cheesecake, Bread Pudding and Chocolate Torte.
Sweet Molly’s Creamery
Located about a mile inland from North Beach Resort & Villas at the Barefoot Landing shopping/dining/entertainment complex, Sweet Molly’s Creamery has been serving up homemade ice cream in North Myrtle Beach for nearly 20 years. The shop also makes homemade sorbet and frozen yogurt right on-site, and all of its cool treats are crafted in small batches to ensure that they’re served fresh. Sweet Molly’s shakes, smoothies and sundaes are always made to order, and with 50-plus mix-ins, fruits and syrups to choose from, the possibilities are boundless.
Found just a short stroll away from Sweet Molly’s at Barefoot Landing, LuLu’s is known for its fun atmosphere (there’s an arcade, beach volleyball court and ropes course right on-site) and its authentic, scratch-made coastal cuisine. Some of the unique ways to finish off a great meal here include some of the best Key Lime Pie you’ll find anywhere, the Brownie in Paradise served with vanilla ice cream on top and the Hot Fun Krispy Kreme® Bread Pudding served with Vanilla Custard Sauce.
Kirk’s Ice Cream Parlor
Found 7.8 miles south of North Beach Resort & Villas on North Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach, Kirk’s Ice Cream Parlor features a throwback soda fountain vibe and offers more than 40 delicious ice cream flavors for guests to choose from. Other sweet options on the menu here include milkshakes and malts, sundaes, chocolate-dipped frozen bananas, and a range of sodas and floats.
The Crazy Mason
Found inside 810 Billiards & Bowling about 4 miles north of North Beach Resort & Villas on Highway 17 South in North Myrtle Beach, The Crazy Mason is a milkshake bar that takes its cool and crave-able offerings to all-new levels. The shop serves up nearly 40 different kinds of shakes, sundaes and other dessert options, and most are piled high with decadent bonus treats that round out the tasty main course. One example, the shop’s signature shake called the Don’t Worry Beach Happy, features orange swirl ice cream served in a Mason jar with a vanilla buttercream icing and graham cracker crumble-coated rim. It’s then topped off with cotton candy, a beach-themed sugar cookie, whipped cream and more crushed graham cracker.
Croissants Bistro & Bakery
A locals’ favorite for nearly 30 years, Croissants Bistro & Bakery is located 6.4 miles south of North Beach Resort & Villas on North Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach. In addition to serving sweet breakfast specialties like Bananas Foster French Toast and lunch offerings like the Monte Cristo sandwich, Croissants features a full bakery menu that includes a broad range of pastries, cakes and other decadent desserts — all made from scratch in-house.
Of course, these are just a handful of the excellent dessert destinations waiting to be discovered on the Grand Strand. Come find your sweet spot during a Grand Strand getaway!
Looking for a sweet place to stay during your next Grand Strand getaway?
Offering a broad range of room and villa options, along with a scenic and soothing location just steps from the Atlantic Ocean shoreline in North Myrtle Beach, North Beach Resort & Villas is a great place to make cherished vacation memories on the Grand Strand. Check availability now — and start planning your next beach getaway today!