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11 Must-Try Iconic Desserts in Las Vegas

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Save room for dessert, especially one of the iconic versions found at these 11 restaurants. Try a giant fortune cookie at Tao Asian Bistro, the Titanic sundae at Carmine's, Emeril Lagasse’s banana cream pie with three pounds of bananas in each pie, and Gordon Ramsay’s sticky toffee pudding make the list. Even Giada De Laurentiis dishes out her favorite lemon ricotta cookies at Giada at The Cromwell.

Here’s a look at 11 iconic desserts in Las Vegas.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Brookie at Honey Salt

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1031 S Rampart Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89145
(702) 445-6100
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The chocolate chip cookie meets chocolate fudge brownie at Honey Salt. The brookie comes with salted caramel chunk ice cream. The restaurant also sometimes has a vegan version or the peanut butter brookie with a peanut butter cookie and brownie.

A brownie with chocolate ice cream on top
Brookie at Honey Salt
Bill Milne

2. Sinatra Hat at Sinatra

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3121 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(888) 320-7110
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Frank Sinatra’s namesake restaurant at Encore Las Vegas features the Sinatra Hat with chocolate mousse and a milk chocolate panna cotta on the side.

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Sinatra Hat at Sinatra
Wynn Las Vegas [Official Site]

3. Oreo Zeppole at Lavo

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3325 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 791-1800
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Is it the fried Oreo or the smidge of heavy cream in the vanilla milkshake that makes the Oreo Zeppole a celebrity favorite at Lavo at the Palazzo? The fried Oreos are dipped into the milkshake to make a perfect flavor combination.

<span data-author="-1">Oreo Zeppole at Lavo </span>
Oreo Zeppole at Lavo
Lavo [Official Site]

4. Lobster Tails at Carlo's Bakery

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3325 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2813
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 607-2356
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Buddy Valastro’s Carlo’s Bakery at the Venetian has been making lobster tails since the bakery launched more than 100 years ago.

<span data-author="-1">Lobster Tails at Carlo’s Bakery </span>
Lobster Tails at Carlo’s Bakery
Amelinda B Lee

5. Giant Fortune Cookie at Tao Asian Bistro

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3377 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 388-8338
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Tao Asian Bistro at the Venetian finishes dinner with a giant fortune cookie filled with white and dark chocolate mousse and topped with fresh fruit and risqué fortunes.

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Giant Fortune Cookie at Tao Asian Bistro
Tao Asian Bistro [Official Site]

6. Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s

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3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 473-9700
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The Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s at the Forum Shops at Caesars features six softball-sized scoops of ice cream served on top of a chocolate torte and topped with fruit, hot fudge, whipped cream, and chocolate wafer straws.

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Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s
Carmine’s [Official Site]

7. Lemon Ricotta Cookies at Giada

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3595 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 777-3777
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Giada De Laurentiis’ favorite lemon ricotta cookies at her eponymous restaurant at The Cromwell are made with lemon and ricotta cheese with a lemon glaze on top.

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Lemon Ricotta Cookies at Giada
Caesars Entertainment [Official Site]

8. Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak

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3655 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 946-4663
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Gordon Ramsay has versions of his sticky toffee pudding at all four of his Las Vegas restaurants. Gordon Ramsay Steak at Paris Las Vegas and Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill and Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen at Caesars Palace serve it straight up. Gordon Ramsay Burger at Planet Hollywood Resort has it as a pudding push-pop. Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips at The Linq Promenade has sticky toffee pudding shakes.

<span data-author="-1">Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak </span>
Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak
Caesars Entertainment [Official Site]

9. 24-Layer Chocolate Cake at Strip House

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3667 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 737-5200
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This chocolate-lover's fantasy at Strip House at Planet Hollywood Resort features 12 layers of chocolate cake sandwiched with 11 layers of smooth chocolate filling and topped with a layer of French semisweet chocolate ganache. The full cake weighs in a 18 pounds, with each decadent slice weighing 1.5 pounds.

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24-Layer Chocolate Cake at Strip House
Strip House [Official Site]

10. Flan at Jaleo

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3708 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 698-7950
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José Andrés serves a bit of his childhood at Jaleo at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Andrés describes his mother’s flan recipe: “My mother Marisa’s flan is imperfect, but I love it. Like all good Spanish mothers, she cooks her flan in an oven that gets too hot, creating small air bubbles in what should be a perfectly smooth and creamy dessert. Yet each of those bubbles takes me back to the Sunday lunches of my childhood, when me and my brothers would try to slurp up a flan in one glorious mouthful,” according to OpenTable.

Flan at Jaleo
Flan at Jaleo
Amelinda B Lee

11. Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House

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3799 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 891-7374
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Emeril Lagasse’s banana cream pie has been a staple on the menu since the beginning. The pie contains three pounds of bananas at his restaurant at the MGM Grand.

<span data-author="-1">Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House </span>
Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House
Robyn Andrzejczak

1. Brookie at Honey Salt

1031 S Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89145
A brownie with chocolate ice cream on top
Brookie at Honey Salt
Bill Milne

The chocolate chip cookie meets chocolate fudge brownie at Honey Salt. The brookie comes with salted caramel chunk ice cream. The restaurant also sometimes has a vegan version or the peanut butter brookie with a peanut butter cookie and brownie.

1031 S Rampart Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89145

2. Sinatra Hat at Sinatra

3121 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Sinatra Hat at Sinatra </span>
Sinatra Hat at Sinatra
Wynn Las Vegas [Official Site]

Frank Sinatra’s namesake restaurant at Encore Las Vegas features the Sinatra Hat with chocolate mousse and a milk chocolate panna cotta on the side.

3121 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

3. Oreo Zeppole at Lavo

3325 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Oreo Zeppole at Lavo </span>
Oreo Zeppole at Lavo
Lavo [Official Site]

Is it the fried Oreo or the smidge of heavy cream in the vanilla milkshake that makes the Oreo Zeppole a celebrity favorite at Lavo at the Palazzo? The fried Oreos are dipped into the milkshake to make a perfect flavor combination.

3325 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

4. Lobster Tails at Carlo's Bakery

3325 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2813, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Lobster Tails at Carlo’s Bakery </span>
Lobster Tails at Carlo’s Bakery
Amelinda B Lee

Buddy Valastro’s Carlo’s Bakery at the Venetian has been making lobster tails since the bakery launched more than 100 years ago.

3325 Las Vegas Blvd S Ste 2813
Las Vegas, NV 89109

5. Giant Fortune Cookie at Tao Asian Bistro

3377 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Giant Fortune Cookie at Tao Asian Bistro </span>
Giant Fortune Cookie at Tao Asian Bistro
Tao Asian Bistro [Official Site]

Tao Asian Bistro at the Venetian finishes dinner with a giant fortune cookie filled with white and dark chocolate mousse and topped with fresh fruit and risqué fortunes.

3377 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

6. Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s

3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s </span>
Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s
Carmine’s [Official Site]

The Titanic Sundae at Carmine’s at the Forum Shops at Caesars features six softball-sized scoops of ice cream served on top of a chocolate torte and topped with fruit, hot fudge, whipped cream, and chocolate wafer straws.

3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

7. Lemon Ricotta Cookies at Giada

3595 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Lemon Ricotta Cookies at Giada </span>
Lemon Ricotta Cookies at Giada
Caesars Entertainment [Official Site]

Giada De Laurentiis’ favorite lemon ricotta cookies at her eponymous restaurant at The Cromwell are made with lemon and ricotta cheese with a lemon glaze on top.

3595 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

8. Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak

3655 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak </span>
Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Steak
Caesars Entertainment [Official Site]

Gordon Ramsay has versions of his sticky toffee pudding at all four of his Las Vegas restaurants. Gordon Ramsay Steak at Paris Las Vegas and Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill and Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen at Caesars Palace serve it straight up. Gordon Ramsay Burger at Planet Hollywood Resort has it as a pudding push-pop. Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips at The Linq Promenade has sticky toffee pudding shakes.

3655 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

9. 24-Layer Chocolate Cake at Strip House

3667 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">24-Layer Chocolate Cake at Strip House </span>
24-Layer Chocolate Cake at Strip House
Strip House [Official Site]

This chocolate-lover's fantasy at Strip House at Planet Hollywood Resort features 12 layers of chocolate cake sandwiched with 11 layers of smooth chocolate filling and topped with a layer of French semisweet chocolate ganache. The full cake weighs in a 18 pounds, with each decadent slice weighing 1.5 pounds.

3667 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

10. Flan at Jaleo

3708 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Flan at Jaleo
Flan at Jaleo
Amelinda B Lee

José Andrés serves a bit of his childhood at Jaleo at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Andrés describes his mother’s flan recipe: “My mother Marisa’s flan is imperfect, but I love it. Like all good Spanish mothers, she cooks her flan in an oven that gets too hot, creating small air bubbles in what should be a perfectly smooth and creamy dessert. Yet each of those bubbles takes me back to the Sunday lunches of my childhood, when me and my brothers would try to slurp up a flan in one glorious mouthful,” according to OpenTable.

3708 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

11. Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House

3799 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
<span data-author="-1">Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House </span>
Banana Cream Pie at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House
Robyn Andrzejczak

Emeril Lagasse’s banana cream pie has been a staple on the menu since the beginning. The pie contains three pounds of bananas at his restaurant at the MGM Grand.

3799 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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