Sometimes all you want is a really good cookie. It’s one of life’s most simple pleasures, the world’s great equalizer, the baked good that brings everyone together. Miami certainly has no shortage of these small, soft-baked national treasures. Here are some of the absolute best cookies in Miami!
Big Pink – Because there is absolutely no shame in eating a chocolate chip cookie the size of your head. The Big Pink is family-style restaurant that plates just about every form of comfort food you can imagine, from waffles and pizza, to the previously mentioned larger-than-life cookie.
Insomnia Cookies – Not only does this fudge cookie with bright green mint chips recreate your favorite flavor of ice cream in a cookie, you can actually get ice cream between two of them, and have it delivered to your house until 3am. What a time to be alive!
El’Eat Restaurant and Lounge – Don’t let the lavish chandelier-draped décor of this North Miami eatery fool you; the best thing they make here are good, old-fashioned chocolate chip cookies, a recipe from Chef Will Biscoe brought from the once-legendary cookie kitchen at Biscayne Tavern.
Sweetness Bakeshop – This cute shop serves up a vast assortment of original sweet treats, much to the delight of their many fans. One notable creation is their G.O.A.T. (Greatest Of All Time) cookie. This chocolate chip confection is filled with chocolate crème, and elicits rave reviews from anyone lucky enough to snag one.
Om Nom Nom – Offering up flavors like orange zest chocolate chip, spicy Mexican snickerdoodle, and cranberry walnut oatmeal, these cruelty-free cookies bring new deliciousness to the vegan cause. They’re available all over Miami at joints like Panther Coffee, Angelina’s Coffee and Yogurt, and Green Gables Café.