Sweet Secrets of Tulsa: A Dessert Lover’s Guide

Whether you’re a guest at Harwelden Mansion or a local looking for a delectable dessert adventure, read on to discover some of the best sweet options close to the Harwelden Mansion.

Rose Rock Microcreamery:

  • For those seeking artisanal ice cream crafted with care, Rose Rock Microcreamery is a true gem located conveniently close to Harwelden Mansion. This creamery specializes in small-batch, handcrafted ice cream made from the finest ingredients. With flavors that range from traditional to inventive, such as Lavender Honey and Brown Butter Pecan, Rose Rock’s ice cream offerings are a delightful treat to enjoy after a day of exploration.

Weber’s Root Beer: A Nostalgic Treat

  • Located in the urban Brookside district,  just a  30 minute walk or a quick car ride away from the Harwelden Mansion, lies Weber’s Root Beer, a vintage-inspired soda fountain that has been a local favorite for generations. Known for its old-fashioned root beer floats and root beer freeze drinks, Weber’s offers a nostalgic experience that pairs perfectly with the mansion’s historic ambiance.
  • Don’t forget to enhance your visit by purchasing their vintage Weber’s Root Beer mug, a perfect souvenir to take home and remember your delightful root beer experience. With a wide range of flavors and toppings, this charming soda shop is a must-visit for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Antoinette’s Bakery:

  • Step into the world of French patisserie at Antoinette’s Bakery, an elegant pastry shop known for its exquisite confections and delectable desserts. From delicate macarons to rich chocolate éclairs, every creation at Antoinette’s reflects a commitment to quality and artistry. As you indulge in these finely crafted treats, you’ll find yourself transported to a Parisian café, right in the heart of Tulsa’s Art District.

Country Bird Bakery (Open Saturdays):

  • If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Harwelden Mansion on a Saturday, make sure to venture over to Country Bird Bakery. This Saturday-only bakery captures the spirit of handcrafted sweetness with its range of bread, croissants, scones, brownies, and cookies. By using regionally sourced grain and flour, they support local farmers while creating a diverse flavor profile. Each bite is a taste of genuine craftsmanship, making it a wonderful stop for those seeking locally-baked delights. Added bonus is that Country Bird Bakery is located in Studio Row, mere steps from our brother property, the historic The Church Studio which is open for pubic tours.

Queenie’s Cafe:

  • Queenie’s Cafe offers a charming atmosphere and an irresistible menu of sweet treats, including favorites like German Chocolate cake, Carrot Cake, Strawberry Cream Cake, Banana Caramel Cake, and a classic chocolate chip cookie. With its inviting ambiance, Queenie’s Cafe offers an array of sweet options that are hard to resist. Every treat is made with a touch of Southern hospitality. As you savor a slice of cake or enjoy a warm pastry, you’ll appreciate the care and dedication that Queenie’s puts into every dessert. Queenies is located in a quaint outdoor walking mall called Utica Square. Dessert at Queenies and then lots of shopping while getting your steps in. 

Blue Moon Cafe:

  • Enjoy the cozy atmosphere and inviting aroma of freshly baked goods at Blue Moon Cafe, a quaint spot near Harwelden Mansion. Famous for its assortment of pies, tarts, and cookies, this cafe brings together flavors that harken back to simpler times. With every bite, you’ll be reminded of the joy that comes from savoring handmade, soul-warming treats. The pastry chef starts each day at 4am. Blue Moon Cafe is the official bakery of the Harwelden Mansion. 

Doubleshot Coffee Company:

  • Walking distance from Harwelden Mansion, Doubleshot Coffee Company isn’t only about coffee—it’s also a fantastic destination for those craving sweet treats. Pair your expertly brewed coffee with a selection of baked goods that include scrumptious cookies, flaky croissants, and rich brownies. The combination of quality coffee and delectable sweets makes Doubleshot a haven for those seeking the perfect late morning or afternoon pick-me-up.

From vintage soda fountains to artisan creameries and elegant bakeries, each destination offers a unique experience. As you savor the flavors of these delectable treats—full of history, charm, and a warm welcome for all who seek to satisfy their sweet tooth.

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