During the holiday season, lots of folks make sweet treats to share with their neighbors, co-workers and the people that they love. A nice tradition, if you happen to have friends who know their way around a kitchen. Not so nice for someone who absolutely needs a cookie, but hasn't a clue how to bake. If this sounds like you, don't worry. There are plenty of places near our luxury apartments in Durham, NC that make world-class cookies.
Here are the five best cookie shops in Durham:
Conveniently located at 1129 Weaver Dairy Road in Chapel Hill, Special Treats can rightfully boast some of the best baked goods anywhere near Durham. They're not open on Sunday, but any other day of the week you can drop by to peruse through a sensational selection of coconut macaroons, Smoky Mountain whiskey crackers and other unique baked goods.
SAINT & CO.
Saint & Co. offers a sweet assortment of baked goods along with some of the hottest pizza and coldest beer in town. If you're looking for a change from the standard chocolate chip and sugar offerings, grab yourself a batch of oatmeal-cherry cookies. These tasty treats are among the best cookies in Durham!
THE COOKIE STORE AT NORTHGATE MALL
The Cookie Store at Northgate Mall is a great place to grab a bite when you're out shopping or hanging out at the mall with friends. If you're looking for a deal, try The Cookie Store's day-old cookie sale.
THE MAD HATTER’S CAFE AND BAKESHOP
Situated at 1802 West Main Street, The Mad Hatter's Cafe and Bakeshop offers an exceptional array of crunchy and chewy cookies for your consideration. And, they serve a beautiful breakfast, too.
Loaf bakery is everything you want a cookie store to be. Sitting squarely at 111 West Parrish Street in Durham, Loaf bakes the best pecan cookies in town. If you've got an appetite, be sure to grab a loaf of freshly baked bread to take home.
Try any of the above suggestions, and be sure to let us know what you think of the best cookies in Durham.