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Five Best Places To Get Holiday Pies and Desserts

The temperatures are falling, the leaves are changing, and the apple cider is flowing which can only mean one thing -- it's time to start planning holiday desserts. There’s something so hygge about a good pumpkin pie, and these five local bakeries know how to make them just right. So whether you want a traditional pie or if you looking for something outside of the box, you’ll want to visit one of these spots where the pies are simply the best of the best.

1) Dotted Lime

Local foodies flock here for the “clean and local” menu while the allergy community has embraced The Dotted Lime for their philosophy on ingredients. But it's their holiday desserts that draw everyone in. They offer gluten free, vegan, vegetarian and farm to table treats.

1907 Shady Brook Street, Columbia

2) Pie Sensations

Located in the picturesque square of downtown Columbia, Pie Sensations is an 11-Time Best of Maury Winner. They have seasonal treats throughout the year, including whole pumpkin pies around Thanksgiving time. Pick one up and see what makes this spot so magical.

26 Public Square, Columbia

3) Grecian Family Restaurant and Bakery

This award-winning, family-owned restaurant and bakery’s ever changing selection of homemade cakes, pies, Greek pastries and cookies, muffins, cinnamon rolls, will guarantee you find the perfect dessert.

2003 Wall Street, Spring Hill

4) B’s Salty & Sweet

One of the best hidden gems in the city. Located inside the Factory at Columbia you will find small-batch, artisan baked goods, made with the highest-quality ingredients. Special orders are also available.

101 N James M Campbell Blvd, Suite #7 Columbia

5) Cracker Barrel

A southern tradition, with locations all over the US. When it comes to being a "pie chain" though, quality comes far and above quantity. Their pumpkin pies are perfectly creamy and decadent, a wonderful addition to any holiday menu.