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8 Places To Get The Best Desserts In Johor Bahru (JB)

April 17, 2022 by The Fun Empire Team

Desserts Johor Bahru

La Gourmet Desserts (Facebook)

It is without a doubt that desserts are universally loved by everyone around the world. The sweetness from these scrumptious cuisines will definitely carve a smile on everyone's face. In a hot tourist spot like Johor Bahru, a bite of a delicious cake or waffle will surely complete your wonderful tourist experience. Whether it is traditional or artisanal, johor Bahru offers a wide range of desserts from different corners of the world.

So, we are going to share with you the 8 places to get the best desserts in Johor Bahru!

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1. La Gourmet Desserts Taman Pelangi

La Gourmet Desserts
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Exotic Fruit Desserts, Colorful Ice Shavings, Towering Icy Mountains or Sweet Broths
Address11, Jalan Kuning 2, Taman Pelangi, 80400 Johor Bahru.
Phone+60 16 711 1601 / +60 11 511 00817
Operating Hours12pm - 12am (CMCO temporarily)

La Gourmet Desserts has been dishing out delightful desserts since 2005. More affectionally known by their fans and customers as “乜都捞甜品” (Mat Dou Lou Desserts), they will continue to serve the very best in quality, originality and creative creations. Craving for sugary sweetness or something to cool off your day? You have come to the right place. La Gourmet Desserts is passionate about all things sweet. “Healthy Desserts, You Deserve.”

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, Mango Ice Hill (芒果巨冰)
  • Secondly, Durian with Mango Ice (榴芒)
  • Thirdly, La Gourmet Loh (乜都捞)

Client Testimonial

Very nice place with good wifi, food and service. The RM20 lunch promotion for 5 items is the best deal in town! It is actually for 2 persons. The cream stir fried chicken rice dish is really good and the dessert for the promotion is also great!

Check Shyong Quek

2. Big Bowl Ice Desserts Cafe

Big Bowl Ice Dessert Cafe
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Ice Desserts Cafe
Address28, Jalan Abiad 1, Taman Pelangi Jaya, 80400 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-336 1934
Operating Hours1pm-11pm

Big Bowl Ice is a well-established ice desserts brand in Malaysia since 2013, they offer more than 100 varieties of ice desserts from choice of both snow ice and shaved ice. Their aim is to provide natural and healthy ice desserts, and thus they are using plenty of fresh hand-cut fruits and our self-cooked beans as their main toppings.

All their ice desserts are being tested in terms of sweetness to ensure its proper taste and healthiness. In consideration of healthy and hygienic needs, their food materials and fruits are handled by ozone water(O3) to decompose pesticide and residue on food materials and fruit's skin.

“We Don’t Sell What We Don’t Eat” is their promise to their customers.

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, their products are halal certified by Jakim, which suitable for Muslims to consume.  
  • Secondly, they serve wide range of desserts for all age group, which includes Snow Ice, Pudding, Grass Jelly, Waffles, Snacks, Boba Milk Tea, Spaghetti Etc. 
  • Thirdly, they sell affordable price desserts with the best possible quality. 

Client Testimonial

For those who like sweet dessert u guys can try the ice bowl in this place! It have alot of choices and also they have boba MILK TEA!! Forget to mention that they are serving the ice bowl in a BIG BOWL which can share 2-3 person ok!!The staff there were so kind and always smiling to the customers! The price was affordable!


3. The Cheese Lab

The Cheese Lab (Facebook)
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Cheesecakes
Address39 JALAN AUSTIN HEIGHTS 8/5, Taman Mount Austin, Johor Bahru, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 7-288 1691
Operating HoursMon: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Tue: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Wed: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Thu: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Fri: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Sat: 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Sun: 2:00 – 10:00 PM

Calling out all cheesecake lovers! If you're an avid consumer of cheesecakes, then you might wanna consider checking out The Cheese Lab. This cafe specializes in crafting uniquely flavored half-burnt cheesecakes. From Creme Brulee to Blueberry, you will definitely be astonished by the eight flavors offered by the cafe. Looking at their cheesecakes alone will surely make you go hungry! Moreover, their cheesecakes are beautifully crafted and this shows how passionate the owners are about providing premium quality cheesecakes.

Hence, if you're looking to enjoy a slice of a rich and scrumptious cheesecake, The Cheese Lab might just be the place for you!

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, uniquely flavored and crafted cheesecake.
  • Secondly, apart from cheesecakes, the cafe also sells homemade drinks (smoothies, sodas and milkshakes).
  • Thirdly, located in Mount Austin, which is one of the hotspots in Johor's cafe scene.

Client Testimonial

The cheese is really nice. The environment is clean and good as well. The staff provide good service as well

Ricky Lee

4. BlackBall Original Taiwanese Tea & Dessert

BlackBall Original Taiwanese Tea & Desserts
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Taiwanese Tea & Desserts
AddressJohor Outlets
PhoneJohor Outlets
Operating HoursMonday: 11:30am–11:30pm
Tuesday: 11:30am–11:30pm
Wednesday: 11:30am–11:30pm
Thursday: 11:30am–11:30pm
Friday: 11:30am–12am
Saturday: 11:30am–12am
Sunday: 11:30am–11:30pm

Originating from Taiwan, these dessert cafe is well known for its exclusive and evergreen traditional desserts and beverages. The name of the cafe was derived by the Taiwanese ingredient called 'Xian Cao'. This ingredient is usually best produced in the 'Guan Xi' district. The founder, Mr. Tang, decided to create his own recipe using this ingredient and sell it at different corners of the world. As of now, BlackBall has outlets in Singpaore, USA, Indonesia and many more countries!

The ingredient itself proved to be a very nutritious food and it certainly goes well with Mr Tang's creation. Therefore, do drop by in one of their outlets in Johor if you ever want to try it out!

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, main ingredient is Xian Cao, which is typically found in the 'Guan Xi' district.
  • Secondly, BlackBall is devoted in providing tasty and healthy desserts to their customers.
  • Thirdly, they have international outlets all over the world.

Client Testimonial

Good place for a chilling dessert on a hot day! They serve warm dessert too and also milk tea

Wong Li Yun

5. Creamery Boutique Ice Creams

Creamery Boutique Ice Creams (Facebook)
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Cookies and Artisanal Ice Creams
Address33, Jalan Austin Heights 8/3, Taman Mount Austin, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 12-707 0921
Operating HoursMonday: 1–9pm
Tuesday: 1–9pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 1–9pm
Friday: 1–9pm
Saturday: 1–9pm
Sunday: 1–9pm

A scoop of ice-cream will definitely do justice, especially in a hot tropical climate like Johor. If you're looking for a premium quality artisanal ice-cream, look no further than Creamery Boutique Ice Creams. This ice cream shop is an ice cream project under Bangkok's Creamery Company Limited's franchise expansion into Malaysia. Their desserts are exclusively homemade in small batches. This ensures that the desserts' premium quality is not compromised.

Creamery Boutique Ice Creams actively develop new new recipes to cater the different taste buds of their customers. This highlights their passion in providing good quality desserts to their customers. If you're looking for a good spot for a scoop of ice cream, Creamery Boutiques Ice Creams is the one for you!

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, they specialized in crafting cookies and artisanal ice creams.
  • Secondly, the ice cream shops distributes handmade ice creams to cafes and restaurants.
  • Thirdly, unique variety of ice cream flavours.

Client Testimonial

It has really sweet cookies and ice cream! I really love it. There’s chocolate, matcha, red velvet and many more cookies with variety of ice cream. The service is really good. The price is reasonable. Mine is 16.90 for red velvet cookie and ice cream. Overall thumbs up

Daniel Aqium

6. Cheotnun Korean Cafe

Cheotnun Korean Cafe
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Authentic Korean Dessert Cafe
AddressJalan Storey, Bukit Ungku Aziz, 80300 Johor Bahru, Johor
Phone+60 16-512 7168
Operating HoursMonday: Closed
Tuesday: 12–10pm
Wednesday: 12–10pm
Thursday: 12–10pm
Friday: 12–10pm
Saturday: 12–10pm
Sunday: 12–10pm

As shown in the name, Cheotnun Korean Cafe is Korean-themed cafe primarily serves the ever-popular Bingsu. In fact, you will be blown away by their wide range of flavored Bingsus. Most customers would usually try their sweet and delicious Mango Bingsu. Their Bingsus are served in a big bowl, which will be suitable for customers who comes in groups. If you love having a good dessert with your friends or loved ones, Cheotnun Korean Cafe's Bingsu can surely be the right one.

Aside from their Bingsu, the cafe also offers several more Korean cuisines and dishes. So, do drop by the cafe if you are craving for a good Korean meal.

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, they specialized in crafting Korean Bingsu.
  • Secondly, they offer a unique range of flavors.
  • Thirdly, aside from Bingsu, the cafe also serves Korean main courses and finger foods.

Client Testimonial

Cafe with nice ambience. Tried their soup topokki and mango shaved bingsu and it was so delicious. Recommended for people who love korean food and looking for another cafe to try in johor bahru.

Hani Syamsul

7. Umami Softserve

Umami Softserve
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: Softserves, Ice Creams, Yogurts
AddressParadigm Mall, Lot K01A, Level 2, Jalan Bertingkat Skudai, Taman Bukit Mewah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 16-739 6515
Operating HoursMonday: 10:30am–10pm
Tuesday: 10:30am–10pm
Wednesday: 10:30am–10pm
Thursday: 10:30am–10pm
Friday: 10:30am–10pm
Saturday: 10:30am–10pm
Sunday: 10:30am–10pm

Soft serve is well known as the less dense and softer version of ice-cream. Due to its lightness, most people treat soft serves as a healthier alternative to ice creams.

Umami Soft Serve is popular for their unique range of soft serves. Added with the delicious toppings, you will definitely enjoy indulging their delicious soft serves. Their flavors include Uji Matcha, Nama Chocolate and many more. From time to time, the dessert cafe also offers seasonal flavorings for their soft serves. Aside from soft serves, the cafe also crafts artisanal ice creams and gelato.

For those looking to taste a bowl of soft serve for the first time, do drop by Umami Soft Serve.

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, they specialize in artisanal soft serves, ice creams, gelatos and many more desserts.
  • Secondly, they offer seasonal flavors for their soft serves.
  • Thirdly, they have a delivery service. Through this service, customers can receive their desserts at their doorsteps.

8. Whoops By Soulless Patisserie

Whoops By Soulless Patisseries (Facebook)
Key ServicesDesserts Johor Bahru: French-inspired desserts and patisseries
AddressNo. 1, Jalan Kuning 1, Taman Pelangi, 80400 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone+60 18-781 3466
Operating HoursMonday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM

With its aesthetically eye-catching look, Whoops By Soulless Patisserie offers French-inspired desserts and beverages. You will definitely be amazed at how flavorful their dessert are. Ranging from cakes to churros, there is a wide variety of French desserts that you can taste. Painted with bright colors and minimalistic elements, this is definitely an IG-worthy spot for those looking to snap beautiful pictures.

Hence, check out this amazing cafe the next time you're in Johor Bahru!

Key Differentiators

  • Firstly, they specialize in crafting French-inspired desserts and cuisines.
  • Secondly, customers can book a reservation and pre-order their desserts.
  • Thirdly, they offer a wide range of patisseries and desserts.

Client Testimonial

Small boutique French desert in JB, a wonderful surprise find this weekend! Delicate fine deserts, made with love! Kudos to the founder and team for their creativity and passion in fine food 👍🏻 Love the Infinity desert and Lychee one too 🙂

Zoe Tan

Desserts Johor Bahru

And there you have it; the 8 Places To Get The Best Desserts In Johor Bahru. These dessert spots will definitely offer you scrumptious desserts and delicious beverages. On top of that, make sure you bring along your phones or cameras so that you can snap some beautiful pictures there. Hopefully, with this list, you will be able to satisfy you sweet tooth cravings!

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