The holiday season wouldn’t be the same without sweet treats like freshly baked pie. Luckily, Los Angeles has some of the best pie places offering delectable flavor combinations and decadent, buttery crusts for those days when you don’t feel like baking.
Thanksgiving, Christmas, National Pie Day, or really any day, is the perfect excuse for a bit of indulgence that’s sure to leave the whole family happy. Lead your tastebuds to some of the best pie locations your city has to offer all year round.
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The Best Pie Shops in Los Angeles
Whether you’re looking for the perfect slice or an entire pie, you’ll find everything you could want at these Los Angeles pie institutions.
Doan’s Bakery has provided Woodland Hills with decadent desserts for over a quarter of a century.
Although their options are vast and exquisite, when it comes to pies, they stick to all-American traditions such as sweet potato pecan pie and one of the best pumpkin pies you can imagine.
Address: 22526 Ventura Blvd Woodland Hills, CA 91364
This old-school coffee shop serves up heaping pies loaded with delicious flavors like the kind grandma makes. The house specialties include Southern Pecan, perfect for holiday parties. Other can’t-miss flavors include their cream pies and seasonal strawberry cream.
Address: 1869 N. Vermont Ave., Los Feliz
With so many delicious pie flavors, from the traditional pumpkin pie to the more unique cookies and cream, it can be hard to choose just one flavor. Luckily the Republic of Pie offers the best solution in their genius Frankenpie, a tasty pie made up of six different slices.
Address: 11118 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood
As the name indicates, Winston Pies focuses its entire menu on a creative yet still familiar combination of pie flavors made with high-quality ingredients.
A must-try for any pie enthusiast is their Harvest Apple Pie. This exquisite yet lightly sweetened dessert brings forward the most authentic seasonal flavor and is undoubtedly one of the city’s best apple pie options.
Brentwood Location: 11678 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
West Hollywood Location: 8366 West Third Street, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Santa Monica Location: 1705 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401
With this L.A. institution nearby, every day is pie day. Dedicated to providing the authentic homemade flavor experience, Apple Plan focuses on delivering all-time favorites unpretentious yet still delectable. In other words, simple and delicious, just the way kids like it.
Our favorite? The apple, of course.
Address: 10801 W Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064
With a sweet potato pie considered amongst the best pies in Los Angeles, Southern Girl Desserts is more than the cupcakes that made the owners win Food Network’s Cupcake Wars.
Expect pies prepared with an unmistakable Southern touch and a unique flavor combination, as the name implies. However, keep in mind that whole pies and miniature pies require a 48-hour notice.
Address: 3650 West Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90008
Award-winning Pie n’ Burger is all about—you guessed it—pies and burgers.
When it comes to the titular dessert, they offer a plethora of flavor options, including perennials and seasonal combinations that are as mouth-watering as they are fresh. Favorites include the Dutch Apple and Cherry pies.
Address: 913 E. California Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106
Another must-visit during National Pie Day, Cobblers, Cakes, & Kream delivers the best southern flavor combinations for some of the best pies in L.A.
While the entire menu is an utter delight, you cannot miss out on their key lime pie and sweet potato pie.
Address: 2323 W Manchester Blvd # B, Inglewood, CA 90305
Grab the kiddos and enjoy some fabulous desserts at PieHole, where the extensive menu has flavors suited for all tastes. Known for its melt-in-your-mouth crust, each pie at PieHole is a buttery delight that will entrance your, er, piehole.
Tea lovers, in particular, would love their best-selling Earl Grey pie.
Address: 714 Traction Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013
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