Stuck for date ideas? If your special someone’s got a sweet tooth, we’ve got the perfect picks for a delicious date. Treat your Valentine to a snack as sweet as they are at these tasty Mississauga spots.

1. French Corner Cafe Bakery and Patisserie

Treats to try: Transport your sweetheart to the city of love as you enjoy exceptionally elegant pastries in French Corner’s Parisian setting. Try exquisite cakes, mousses, macarons and more, all made with organic, local ingredients using expert techniques.

Nearby attractions: Mississauga’s largest park, Erindale Park, is just a five-minute drive away and offers stunning Credit River views from its beloved bridge, as well as scenic trails, picnic benches and a playground. Equally close is Captive Escape Rooms, where you and your date can put your teamwork to the test as you solve a series of fun challenges. 

Treats to try: As the name implies, Kunafa’s serves authentic Kunafa, a traditional Palestinian pastry made with cheese and dough, then topped with a sugary syrup. If you want to try a truly authentic treat you won’t find anywhere else, this is a must-try spot. Bonus: you can earn rewards using the Eat Here with Suresh Doss pass.

Nearby attractions: Conveniently located just minutes from downtown, you can follow your sweet treat up with a trip to one of the many amenities in the heart of the city, including Celebration Square, Square One, the Living Arts Centre and the Art Gallery of Mississauga, to name just a few.

Treats to try: While you can also dine on a veggie buffet, Rajdhani Sweets is known for, you guessed it, its sumptuous array of Punjabi sweets. Your eyes will be immediately drawn to the display case filled with dozens of desserts, from ladoo to cream rolls, along with treats like ice cream and Ras Malai. 

Nearby attractions: Drive about seven minutes to the charming village of Streetsville to see the picturesque buildings and stop at the unique small shops. Or, for a dose of history, head to the Leslie Log House Museum for a tour.

Treats to try: Visit the classic bakery created by the Cake Boss Buddy Valastro, Carlo’s Bakery, for an iconic dessert like chocolate-dipped strawberries or classic cakes. Craving cannoli? Buy one chocolate cannoli and get the second free with your Sauga Savings Pass.

Nearby attractions: When you’re in the Port, you have to stop at the iconic Port Credit Lighthouse to take in the view of Lake Ontario and the Credit River. Afterward, stroll along the lakefront in the bustling Port Credit Memorial Park.

Treats to try: From fruit loop waffles to Arabian crepes, Pinochi puts a unique and flavourful spin on classic desserts. Don’t miss out on trying the indulgent fruit salads, which are beautifully presented, fresh, and capped with indulgent toppings like nuts, Nutella, ice cream and white chocolate.

Nearby attractions: One of Mississauga’s most popular malls, Erin Mills Town Centre, is less than a 10-minute drive away – perfect for a shopping trip with your sweetheart.

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