6 Don’t Skip Desserts – TO GO!

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Looking for a sweet punctuation to your carry out dinner? After you’ve made your meal selection at your favorite Alpharetta eatery, keep scrolling down the menu and make sure to move a sweet treat over to your checkout cart, too! Dessert is everyone’s favorite part of a meal! Whether you’re in the mood for something custardy or a decadent slice of cake, Alpharetta has plenty of ways for you to indulge your sweet tooth.

Here are some of Alpharetta’s delectable desserts…to go!

1. Banana Pudding – Smokejack BBQ

While Smokejack is famous for their expertly smoked meats like brisket, ribs, and pulled pork they don’t fall short in the dessert category. After you have devoured their saucy barbeque, dive your spoon into their Banana Pudding! Perfectly ripened bananas swim in a vanilla wafer and velvety pudding mixture topped off with whipped cream and vanilla wafer crumbs. This dessert is worth every little succulent southern calorie. To place your order for pickup, give the folks at Smokejack BBQ a call at 770-410-7611.

2. Very Best Carrot Cake – Village Tavern

This old-fashioned favorite receives rave reviews for its unbelievable moistness and deliciously spiced flavor! The cake itself combines finely grated carrots and toasted walnuts and then finished with an ample amount of warm cream cheese frosting. It truly lives up to its name and is the VERY BEST carrot cake you’ll ever try. Even if you don’t think you like carrot cake, this cake will quickly move to the top of your list! You can order your Village Tavern meal and dessert for curbside pickup with the Swipeby app. You can download Swipeby in your favorite app store.

3. WARM Cookies & Milk – Tiff’s Treats

How does a right-out-of-the oven chocolate chip cookie and cold milk delivered right to your front door sound about now? And Tiff’s Treats doesn’t just stop at Chocolate Chip Cookies, they offer up Salted Caramel, Chocolate Chip Pecan, Snickerdoodle, Peanut Butter, Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, White Chocolate Chip, M&M, Sugar, Oatmeal Raisin or Tiff’s Mix (an assortment of all of the above, yes, please!) cookies, too. Thirsty for more? You can’t have cookies without icy cold milk. They’ve got that, too. You can pick up your milk and cookies or order online at for same day or future delivery.

4. Big Daddy Chocolate Cake – Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

Firebird’s Big Daddy Chocolate Cake is a behemoth of mocha cake and chocolate rum cream filling in luscious layers that typically requires multiple mouths to conquer. As if the chocolate avalanche isn’t enough, Firebirds tops the cake with a chocolate drizzle and shavings. Then they pair it with a creamy vanilla bean ice cream and a raspberry coulis on the side, allowing you to add a little tang and tone down the chocolate, if you please. You will definitely get two thumbs up from the chocolate lover in your house with this slice of heaven! You can order your Firebirds meal and dessert for pick up or delivery through Doordash at

5. White Chocolate Raspberry Truffle – The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory boasts a whopping 34 different cheesecake flavors to choose from…decisions, decisions! Let us help you narrow that down with the White Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Cheesecake with a creamy traditional cheesecake swirled with white chocolate and raspberry wrapped up in a chocolate crumb crust. White chocolate shavings and a generous swirl of fresh whipped cream on top complete this heavenly treat.

6. Butterscotch Budino With Salted Caramel – Colletta

Colletta, an Italian eatery in Avalon known for their seasonal menus filled with wood-fire oven pizza, pastas and small plates is offering up a three course to-go menu that makes it the easiest thing on your to-do list today. You can pick a salad for your first course, delicious pasta entrée for your second course and round out your third course with their showstopper Butterscotch Bundino with Salted Caramel. Bundino is the Italian word for pudding and in this delish dish they start with an ample layer of creamy custard on the bottom and then top it off with handcrafted salted caramel sauce – that is what dreams are made of!