Indulging in the Sweet Side of Sturbridge

December 19, 2023

If you’re planning a trip to our charming town of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, you’re in for a treat—quite literally. We’ve got a delectable array of sugary delights that are sure to satiate your cravings and make your visit even sweeter. Let’s dive into some of the town’s must-visit places for a sweet treat. 

Whoopie Doo & Cupcakes 

The first stop on our sugary journey is Whoopie Doo & Cupcakes. As the name suggests, this delightful spot is a haven for whoopie pie and cupcake lovers. With a new menu every week, this local spot serves up delicious seasonal baked goods that are sure to have you coming back for more. 

Publick House Bake Shoppe 

Located in the popular Publick House hotel, Publick House Bake Shoppe is a place where tradition meets taste. Their famous pies, cookies, and cakes have been delighting locals and visitors alike for generations. Be sure to try their irresistible pastries, desserts, homemade bread, traditional pies, cakes, jams, relishes and party foods. Take your sweet treat to go or enjoy it right at the bake shop.  

Village Scoop Shop 

If you’re in the mood for something cold and refreshing, take a stroll to the Village Scoop Shop at Old Sturbridge Village. With a variety of flavors to choose from, this local ice cream parlor is a favorite spot for cooling off on a warm day. Whether you’re a fan of classic vanilla or adventurous flavors, there’s a scoop for everyone here.  

Please note: The Scoop Shop is open seasonally and admission to Old Sturbridge Village is required.   

Wicked Licks Super Premium Ice Cream 

Don’t leave Sturbridge without making a stop at Wicked Licks Super Premium Ice Cream. This isn’t your average ice cream shop. Wicked Licks serves hand-made waffle cones and super-premium ice cream made by the famous Chocolate Shoppe Company in Madison, Wisconsin.  

Whether you’re visiting Sturbridge for its rich history, stunning outdoors, or unique shopping experiences, be sure to save room for dessert!