Sweet Treats in Downtown Mesa

Sweet Treats in Downtown Mesa


Take a break this summer and head to Downtown Mesa for some sweet treats! Downtown Mesa is full of restaurants and bakeries offering a wide variety of desserts. Make sure to use the hashtag #DowntownMesa for a chance to win a gift card!



Slickables offers custom ice cream sandwiches for just $2.50! You can choose any two freshly-baked cookies and any flavor of ice cream to create your own sandwich.  Slickables also sells brownies, sundaes, and smoothies!

Smitholator Cookie Shop specializes in custom decorated sugar cookies. Place an order for your next event or stop in for pre-made seasonal platters and individual cookies of all flavors, including vegan and gluten-friendly options. Cool down with one of their ice cream soda floats. These aren’t your typical soda floats, chose from a variety of flavors from Zombie Brain Juice to Prickly Pear.

Sweet Cakes Cafe offers a variety of fresh-baked treats including over 10 varieties of cookies, 5 layer brownies, lemon bars, scotcheroos, and giant cinnamon rolls.


Republica Empanada offers 7 varieties of sweet empanadas in flavors such as Nutella & Banana and Plantain & Cheese. You can even add vanilla ice cream, whip cream, and chocolate sauce to any dessert empanada!