As November unfolds, and the holiday season beckons, the thought of mastering the art of holiday cooking can be daunting. Fear not! Indulgence is within reach, thanks to Dallas' array of top-tier pies. Whether you lean towards tradition or crave innovative delights like keto and mini pies, the options are boundless.
1. Uncle Willie's Pies
Location: 305 N. Hampton Road, DeSoto
Drive a little for a lot of flavor! Uncle Willie's in DeSoto offers a delectable range, including original pecan pie, sweet potato, Dutch caramel apple, and more. Pre-order by Nov. 13 for a Thanksgiving pickup at Jazzy Kitchen Rental on Nov. 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
2. Bisous Bisous Patisserie
Location: 3700 McKinney Ave., No. 150 (Uptown)
Add a twist to your pie experience with Bisous Bisous' holiday tarts. Choose from chocolate pecan, pumpkin mousse, or apple hazelnut (9-inch for $45). Order by Nov. 19 for Thanksgiving pickup on Nov. 22; for Christmas, order by Dec. 20.
3. Emporium Pies
With four locations across North Texas, Emporium Pies is a Thanksgiving haven. Whole pies range from $45 to $60, featuring flavors like buttermilk, pumpkin, chocolate, and bourbon pecan. Slices are also available for $8 or $9 each. Pre-order until Nov. 30 for pickup leading up to Thanksgiving.
Location: 520 S. Main St., Grapevine
For a taste of tradition, JudyPie in Grapevine offers pre-order options like apple crumble, cherry, and chocolate cream. Take advantage of their Thanksgiving special: two 6-inch pies for $27.99 or two 10-inch pies for $79.99. Order by Nov. 16, with pickup from Nov. 20 to 22.
5. La Casita Bakeshop
Location: 580 W. Arapaho Road, Richardson
Pumpkin, pecan, and brown butter apple pie ($40) are the stars at La Casita Bakeshop. Order online and pick up on Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Revel in the spectacular desserts from this Richardson gem.
6. Leila Bakery & Café
Location: 6041 Oram St. (East Dallas)
East Dallas' Leila Bakery & Café brings the pie game strong with options like pecan, apple crumble, gingerbread pumpkin, and more. Pies are $45 each, except for the apple ($55). Order by Nov. 19 for pickup on Nov. 21–22.
7. Mama’s Daughters' Diner
With over 60 years of tradition, Mama’s Daughters' Diner offers classic pies like chocolate cream, coconut cream, pumpkin, pecan, and more. Order by Nov. 21 for Thanksgiving pickup between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Nov. 22.
8. Norma’s Café
Since 1956, Norma’s Café has been a dessert haven. Thanksgiving pies at $18.99 feature classics like apple, pecan, and pumpkin. Buy online or visit each restaurant for options.
Location: 2441 Goldfinch Lane, Garland
Piefalootin promises 13 pie options for Thanksgiving, including Texas pecan, pumpkin, and banoffee. Pies are around $40 each. Order soon, as they will bake extra pies for first-come, first-served after 6 p.m. on Nov. 22.
10. St. Pete’s Flying Marlin
Location: 2730 Commerce St. (Deep Ellum)
St. Pete's owner pulls out family recipes for freshly baked pecan and lemon chess pies at $27 each. Pickup available after noon on Nov. 21 and all day on Nov. 22.
11. Miss Peaches
Location: 1743 Arts Plaza
Keep it simple with Miss Peaches' peach cobbler. A genuine treat for those seeking authenticity in their dessert choices.
12. Moe's Delights
Location: 2839 S. Ervay St.
Moe's Delights specializes in sweet potato and pecan pies from local Texas farms. Order online for vegan options and receive instructions for pickup.
13. Unrefined Bakery
Exclusively catering to vegan, keto, or paleo preferences, Unrefined Bakery offers keto pecan pie, keto dark chocolate silk, paleo pumpkin, and more. Ready-to-ship options available.
14. Hive Bakery
Location: 360 Parker Square Road, Flower Mound
Known for cakes and cookies, the Hive Bakery's Thanksgiving pie lineup includes crumble-style pies like apple, cherry, and blueberry ($35–$37). Pre-order until Nov. 17 for Nov. 22 pickup.
Indulge in the diverse and delectable world of Dallas' holiday pies, and make this festive season one to remember!"