This post may seem a bit counterproductive, but hear me out. The key to great oral health isn’t avoiding all sweets all the time. It’s about a balanced diet, great at home oral care, and visiting your dentist every six months for a checkup.
There are plenty of great places to satisfy your sweet tooth in Manchester, NH, and here are a few of our favorites.
Dancing Lion Chocolate
Located in the heart of Manchester, Elm St, you can find Dancing Lion Chocolate. Here you can find some of the finest chocolate money can buy. But it does not stop there, you can also learn from the master chocolatiers to make chocolate!
They sell chocolate bar tasting kits (with you get 8 different flavors), your not-so-average chocolate bars, truffles, and bonbons. They even have a small cafe for your hot chocolate desires.
Granite State Candy Shoppe
As a family-owned business since 1927, Granite State Candy Shoppe is on their third generation! Granite State Candy Shoppe is conveniently located on Elm St, but they also have a location in Concord, NH. Here they have candies and chocolates and fudge. OH MY! They also have a big selection of maple products and ice cream!
Ben and Jerry’s
Everyone knows the name and it’s one of our favorites! This gem is also located on Elm Street. This is the Ben and Jerry’s everybody loves here in our Queen City. With so many flavors, sundaes, smoothies, shakes, and pints it’s easy to understand why this is one of our go-to’s for sweets.
Queen City Cupcakes
This highly ranked cupcake shop has been voted ‘Best of NH’ for the past two years running. I’m sure you can guess, this is also located on Elm St. This family-run gourmet cupcake shop has a long list of different flavors and sizes, and they also sell cookies. You might have seen their van driving around town and that’s because they also deliver.
Van Otis Chocolates
Another one of our favorite spots for chocolate is also located on Elm Street. Van Otis offers online shopping but you may want to make the trip to see their shop. They offer tours and classes at their location. With over 80 years of tradition this is a household name in the city of Manchester.
Blake’s Ice Cream
Even if you don’t live in Manchester, you might have heard of Blake’s Ice Cream because it is sold all over New England. Blake’s Creamery was founded in 1900 in Manchester, NH. Here in our favorite city they have the original restaurant and ice cream. With over 80 different flavors you can’t go wrong with a trip to Blake’s
Now that you know our favorite sweet spots in Manchester, try them all! Don’t forget, once you satisfy your sweet tooth make sure you schedule your cleaning with us.