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5 sweet San Diego spots to celebrate National Dessert Day

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Posted at 3:17 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-10 18:47:10-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — San Diegans get a sugary start to the week as the next "national holiday" sets its sights on sweets.

National Dessert Day falls on Oct. 14, and what better way to start the week than by satisfying your sweet tooth. The unofficial holiday's origins remain unclear, but honestly that's the last thing on our minds when eating cake, right?

So to aid your search for sweets, we've compiled five local spots where you can satisfy your obligation to celebrate and enjoy a delicious treat.

Extraordinary Desserts (Various locations): There's a reason Food Network has featured Extraordinary Desserts. If you're stopping in, make sure to try out the shop's danishes or a slice of loaf chocolate cake.

SomiSomi (4640 Convoy Street): Check out Convoy Street's SomiSomi for Korean-style soft serve in a delicious fish-shaped pastry bun, called "Taiyaki." Be sure to top it off with sprinkles, graham cracker, or Fruity Pebbles.

85C Bakery Café (Various locations): 85C Bakery Cafe has a lot to offer, from cakes to cream puffs to breads. Their cream puffs are packed with creamy frosting and their egg tart is a delicious custard-filled, flaky pastry treat.

Edelweiss Bakery (Various locations): Edelweiss Bakery's mouthwatering treats include a German apple cake, delicious fruit tarts, a variety of cookies, and savory cakes.

Sweet Revenge Bakery (3319 Palm Avenue): Whether you're craving a cupcake or full cake, Sweet Revenge has your treat. Their Tres Leches parfaits are simply delicious.