Whether you’re madly in love or flying solo, Valentine’s Day can get old fast. You might be wracking your brain trying to come up with something special and unique to treat your loved one to this year. If you’re coming up empty-handed, well, that’s why you’re here, isn’t it? Never fear, we’ve got just the thing to satiate your Valentine’s Day woes. Dessert lovers and foodies alike will find something sweet on this list of six of the best and most drool-worthy desserts in Orlando to try with your boo this Valentine’s Day.
Price: $25 to $30
Address: 8409 International Dr, Orlando, FL
Why You Need To Go: This dessert takes “dinner and a show” to a whole new level. A decadent dark chocolate ball hangs from a string, filled with fruit and homemade churros, and guests get to actually swing a mallet and break it to get to the goodies inside.
For uber chocolate lovers, you can order The Chocolate Lover’s Piñata, which is the same size but $5 extra with added chocolate empanada bites inside.
Address: 1514 E Buena Vista Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Why You Need To Go: When we say massive, we mean bigger-than-your-face-massive. These creative concoctions at Wolfgang Puck in Disney Springs are exploding with treats and flavors, and you’ve probably not seen anything like them before.
Some are seasonal, with others staying on the menu year-round, so be sure to keep an eye on their website for updates.
Jacques' Specialty Milkshakes
Price: $12 - $14
Address: 6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL
Why You Need To Go: It’s quite possible you’ll want to split just one of these delicious monstrosities between several people, because they are no joke.
The sheer size of the milkshake is contained in a large glass mason jar but overflows with whipped cream, sprinkles, and a giant cupcake plopped on top. Definitely 'Gram-worthy before you dig in!
Price: $6 - $10
Address: 3400 Edgewater Dr, Orlando, FL
Why You Need To Go: While the presentation itself isn’t over the top, this cozy campfire-style treat is always a win. Dessert ingredients and roasting sticks are all provided to perfectly toast your marshmallow over a small hibachi-style flame. There are two sizes to pick from, the half for $6, and the full for $10.
Potato Chip Encrusted Chocolate Cake
Address: 629 E Central Blvd, Orlando, FL
Why You Need To Go: Among bourbon banana pudding and s’mores bread pudding, you’ll find this sweet and salty concoction. Give it a chance and you might be delightfully surprised by the yummy peanut brittle and salted caramel sauce.
Address: 3402 Technological Ave #220, Orlando, FL
Why You Need To Go: Add an Asian spin to dessert night with this over-the-top treat from Ice & Bites Cafe. Choose your favorite ice cream base (coffee, green tea, lavender, taro, or vanilla), two toppings, and one sauce for an extra $1.