10 Best Options in Palm Springs for Gluten-Free Baked Goods

We all need to indulge our sweet tooth once in a while, but when you're living a gluten-free lifestyle, finding diet-appropriate sweets can be a little difficult – especially when you're on vacation. Luckily, you'll find plenty of options for gluten-free baked goods in Palm Springs, so you can satisfy your sweet tooth without compromising your diet.

For gluten-free baked goods on the go, one of your best bets is Koffi in Palm Springs. A delicious gluten-free muffin or cookie is the perfect complement to a freshly brewed cup of organic, free trade coffee at this Palm Springs institution. Speaking of Palm Springs institutions, Sherman's Deli & Bakery also offers an impressive dessert case with gluten-free cakes and cookies. You'll also find delicious gluten-free cookies and muffins at TKB Deli & Bakery in Indio, as well as tasty cupcakes at Over the Rainbow Cupcakes.

If you're looking for custom cakes, cupcakes or dessert spreads, you can always place a catering order with Exquisite Desserts in Palm Desert or Tiffany's Sweet Spot in La Quinta. Both offer gluten-free, sugar-free and vegan options for their custom dessert orders.

Tempted yet? Check out the full list of Palm Springs' best bets for gluten-free baked goods below.



The Pastry Swan Bakery offers a casual setting to enjoy tasty desserts at its FIX, A Dessert House shop on El Paseo in Palm Desert. All of the impressive baked goods, from breads to cupcakes to sweet pastries, are baked from scratch each...  Read More



If you're spending the day in downtown Palm Springs and looking to recharge over lunch, try this authentic New York-style diner just off of the main strip. Sherman's Deli and Bakery is a Palm Springs institution, beloved for its authentic New...  Read More



Sure, you'll find Native Foods Cafes sprinkled throughout health-conscious cities along the West Coast, but Palm Springs is actually where Native Foods Cafe first opened its doors in the early '90s. The menu is surprisingly hearty, and yes,...  Read More



Got a sweet tooth? Then you're not going to want to miss the tasty treats that await you at Tiffany's Sweet Spot in La Quinta, where freshly baked cupcakes and cookies are frosted to order for the ultimate tasting experience. Two boards display...  Read More



Who says eating out can't be healthy? At Palm Greens Cafe, the organic, vegan and vegetarian selections will keep you on track with healthy lifestyle choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu offers something for everyone, including...  Read More



There's plenty of reasons to celebrate in Palm Springs, whether you're coming to town for a wedding, anniversary or holiday. When it comes time to pick the perfect cake for your Palm Springs party, you won't be disappointed with the custom...  Read More



What started as a summertime fundraiser for three siblings looking to raise a little cash has blossomed into one of the desert's top sandwich shops over the past 20 years. TKB, or The Kids Business, serves up loaded deli sandwiches and salads,...  Read More



Did someone say cupcakes? At Over the Rainbow in Palm Springs, cupcake is always the word of the day. Whether you're looking for the perfectly picturesque cupcakes to make your celebration pop or the best flavor combinations for a tasty fiesta...  Read More



Founded on a farm-to-table principal before it became the latest restaurant trend, Luscious Lorraine's is committed to serving organic, wholesome foods while supporting sustainable agriculture. Executive Chef and owner Lorraine Ornelas draws...  Read More



Jumpstart the beginning to your Palm Springs getaway with a caffeinated breakfast at Koffi, a boutique coffee shop in downtown Palm Springs. Whether you need to get a few business matters out of the way, read the latest issue of your favorite...  Read More


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