Dessert has officially become a stand-alone menu item. It’s no longer simply an after meal event—instead, folks are helping themselves to sweet treats at all times of the day.
San Diego is home to some of the finest dessert spots, many of them right here in Kearny Mesa. Whether you study at San Diego Community College or work at the Children’s Hospital or other places in the area, a dessert break is always a good thing. There are plenty of great dessert spots near Convoy. To help you get started, here are some local favorites:
Sage French Cake
3860 Convoy St. #112
Sage French Cake is a cake shop that serves desserts and pastries in the Japanese-French style. This combines the lightness and elegance of Japanese cakes with the intricate artistry of French cakes. The result is a delicate, sweet cake that’s both delicious and wonderful to look at. Locals rave about the strawberry shortcake and tiramisu selections. They also serve up some scrumptious fruit tarts.
4817 Convoy St San Diego
Blush Dessertsis a quaint little dessert cafe that specializes in hand-made treats. Two must-tries from their menu are the cupcakes and the Macaron ice cream sandwiches. Chocolate and Red Velvet are some classic options for the cupcakes. Things really start to get creative with the Macarons: Strawberry ice cream topped with Fruity Pebbles, and S’mores with Vanilla ice cream rolled in graham crackers are just a few of their specialties.
4646 Convoy St.
You can’t go wrong with some good ol’ fro-yo! Yogurt World features all fresh and natural self-serve yogurt ingredients and flavors with tons of toppings. Great selection of both tart and sweet yogurt flavors, with a creamy consistency close to ice cream. The best part about frozen yogurt? It’s dessert by the weight—this means that you can mix and match flavors and toppings as you please.
3 860 Convoy St.
Not your average tea spot! Along with sweet milk tea drinks, Cafe Hue serves up some very tasty crepes, Belgian waffle creations, and gelatos. Some local favorites include the Nutella and mixed nuts waffle, and the chocolate and mint gelatos. For an example of Cafe Hue’s dessert artistry, check out this exquisite caramel banana Belgian waffle with cookies and cream gelato.
For additional boba tea options, check out It’s Boba Time.
Suite B, 4609 Convoy St.
Iceskimo is a unique dessert spot that specializes in flavored shaved ice. Their layout is similar to traditional frozen yogurt spots, complete with an extensive toppings bar. Favorite creations include Strawberry Shortcake, the “Bruce Lychee”, and the “Sweet and Salty” (salted caramel with sliced bananas and chocolate bits- scrumptious!). Check their Facebook page for specials and promotions.
Kearny Mesa has a thriving scene for both new and old-fashioned desserts. Lots of customers like to order these to go, so that they have something to enjoy while shopping or running errands in the area. At Convoy Auto Repair, we also value convenience, quality, and efficiency—contact us today to learn about our fast and easy services, such as our complete car check-up special.