Best Spots for Pie in Dallas

Few foods evoke nostalgia for home like a hot cherry pie cooling on the counter or pumpkin pie at a Thanksgiving table. Even if mom's pie came from the frozen food aisle she still lovingly scooped the vanilla ice cream onto it by hand. Before you get the urge to run to mama check out these pie places; they'll make you feel at home.

Updated: March 15, 2010

Best Pie Places Dallas

Celebrity Cafe & Bakery

65 Highland Park Vlg, Dallas, TX 75205

The original location in Highland Park Village has the feel of a cozy tea room. Walk up to the counter and check out the dazzling display of cakes, cookies and pastries. There is a lunch menu but the sweets are the main attraction here--choose from a rotating selection of fruit, nut, custard, meringue and ice box pies.

Mama's Daughter's Diner

2014 Irving Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207

Known for its peach cobbler, the kitchen also makes sinfully delicious coconut meringue and pecan pies. Sit a spell with a coffee and soak up the familiar atmosphere. Friendly waitresses nod at the regulars sitting in the large, open dining room digging into old-fashioned Southern cooking.

Tart Bakery

5219 W Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75209

If you want your pie on the run check out this small Park Cities bakery and grab a slice of chocolate pecan or lemon meringue. This is also a good place to pick up gifts and cards designed by one of the owners.

Original Market Diner

4434 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219

The selection at this homey spot is so great you may seriously ponder whether you're a cream pie or a fruit pie person. Forget the question and just enjoy it all--choose from chocolate cream, coconut cream, blueberry, cherry, mountain-berry, key lime and lemon ice box versions.