Looking to take your kids out for a treat someplace?  Somewhere you can sit down and enjoy a special something? Here are spots the moms recommend.  Got more?  Please share them via a comment.

Monster Yogurt

Monster Yogurt

Frozen Treats

Monster Yogurt
1360 W Campbell Rd, Richardson
Self-serve yogurt with toppings plus a play area and patio. PAM Review

Henry’s Homemade Ice Cream
3100 Independence Pkwy, Plano
Ice cream and ice cream cakes PAM Review

Rita’s Italian Ice
7000 Independence Pkwy, Plano
Italian ice, custard, cream ice, cookie sandwiches

Sweet Firefly
2701 Custer Pkwy, Richardson
Ice cream, hot chocolate, space for birthday parties

  • Sweet fire fly in Richardson. It’s so good and they have seats and little board games for kids.
  • Second on Sweet Firefly!! Toys games… Great ice cream and best place for kids!

Plano, Allen, Richardson
self-serve frozen yogurt with toppings

Bahama Bucks
Several area locations
Sno cones, smoothies and more
When it gets warmer, Bahama Bucks in Richardson (Campbell and Preston)

Paciugo Gelato & Cafe
Several area locations
Italian ice cream is also great! (By Whole Foods Plano) Many flavors, a lot of seating… Kid tables and out side seating too!

Braum’s Ice Cream & Dairy Stores
Several area stores

Double Dip Frozen Custard
7511 Main St, Frisco
PAM Review
I’m not sure what “custard” is really, but it tastes and looks just like regular ice cream.  My kids love it! 


Sugar & Spice Bakery
3115 West Parker Rd, Plano
Baked goods, cakes, sandwiches, coffee

Bliss Cupcakes & Confections
The Village at Allen, 190 E Stacy Rd, Allen
Cupcakes and cake pops, plus cupcake decoration birthday parties

Elizabeth Cakes
2108 N. Dallas Pkwy, Plano (by Target)
They recently redecorated and have plenty places to sit. As well as many different flavors of cupcakes to choose from!


Rainbow Donuts
1730 K Ave, Plano
Rainbow donuts isn’t much for atmosphere though you can eat in there… But they are by far the best donuts in Plano!!!

Sonny Donut
6832 Coit Rd, Plano
There is a great place behind Wendy’s at coit and legacy. They make mini cinnamon rolls like donut holes. So good

Jarams Donuts
17459 Preston Rd., North Dallas
Kolaches, donuts, sandwiches and more
PAM Review
Jarmins! Great cronuts!

Caffe Promenade
600 E Bethany Dr., Allen
My son always love going to promonade. It’s in allen. Corner of bethany and jupiter. They have big couches to sit on and everyone is so nice.

Coffee House Cafe
6150 Frankford Rd, North Dallas
Coffee house cafe at Preston and Frankford has beignet, not quite donuts, but much better in my opinion!

The Donut Kitchen
7250 Virginia Pkwy, McKinney
Breakfast, lunch, and lots of donuts
The Donut Kitchen in McKinney is awesome!

Dunkin Donuts
several area locations

Krispy Creme
Belt Line Rd, Richardson
8813 Preston Rd, Frisco
604 McDermott Dr, Allen

  • Krispy Creme opening up in Allen soon. Kids like seeing the assembly line and getting a free donut and hat.
  • Krispy Kreme opened up off Beltline in Richardson and one in Allen is either opening soon or just opened.

Other Treats

Fat Straws
6509 W. Park. Blvd, Plano
Bubble tea, hot tea, coffee, milk, and fruit beverages featuring the ‘sip and chew’ novelty of tapioca pearls