11 spots to grab a scrumptious chocolate chip cookie in Birmingham now

Insomnia Cookies
Late-night goodness. (Insomnia Cookies / Facebook)

Whether you love ’em soft and warm or crispy and crumbly, Birmingham loves a good cookie. We polled our audience to find out where to find the best chocolate chip cookie in Birmingham. Hundreds responded. In no particular order, here are the top seven spots you voted for.

1. Adored Sweets

chocolate chip cookie in Birmingham
White chocolate dipped chocolate chip cookies. (Adored Sweets / Facebook)

Adored Sweets may be known for their cakes and cheesecakes, but their mini treats are just as incredible—especially their chocolate chip cookies.

Where: 17162 AL-75 Bldg 3, Remlap, AL 35133
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2. Bendy’s Cookies & Cream

chocolate chip cookie in Birmingham
(Bendy’s Cookies & Cream / Facebook)

I scream, you scream, we all scream for… cookies? Bendy’s Cookies & Cream may have some of the tastiest local ice cream around, but their cookies are also magnificent. It’s no wonder they got so many votes.

Check out their newest location in Trussville.

Where: Vestavia Hills – 3029 Pump House Rd Ste. 109, Vestavia Hills, AL 35243 | Trussville – 220 Main St Suite 100, Trussville, AL 35173 |
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3. Church Street Coffee & Books

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The “Breakup Cookie” is a fan fave. (Church Street Coffee & Books / Facebook)

For the perfect combo of sweet and salty, Church Street’s Breakup Cookie has a cult following. The chocolate chip cookie is perfectly chewy with a dash of salt sprinkled on top.

Where: 81 Church St, Mountain Brook, AL 35213
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4. Crumbl

Crumbl Cookie is located in Vestavia Hills and is one of the most requested spots to score an amazing chocolate chip cookie. The bakery features large, gourmet cookies available for delivery, pickup and takeout.

Where: 708 Montgomery Hwy Ste 116, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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5. Cookie Fix

chocolate chip cookies
Get your cookie fix. (Cookie Fix / Facebook)

To satisfy those dessert cravings, tons of poll takers insisted that Cookie Fix is THE spot for the best chocolate chip cookies in town. 

Get them baked fresh in-store or buy frozen dough to go. Cookie cakes and cookie stacks are also available.

Where: Homewood – 2854 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209 | Cahaba Heights – Heights Village, 3152, Vestavia Hills, AL 35243
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6. Double Sweetness Cakery

Double Sweet Cakery
Sweet and delicious. (Double Sweet Cakery / Facebook)

I love a good bakery name and this one is double the sweetness. Along with cupcakes, brownies and other scrumptious goodies, Double Sweetness in Pinson also bakes up wow-worthy cookies. Your favorite—the chocolate chip.

Where: 1637 Center Point Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35215
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7. General

Locals love this neighborhood cafe and general store for many reasons—one being the tasty cookies. Baked by Last Call Baking, cookies are only on the menu at General at select times, so stop in often for a chance to snag a chocolate chip or other must-try baked good.

Where: 3813 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
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8. Greenhouse

Greenhouse has my favorite motto in town—”Feelin’ good all the time.” Good one, right? One bite of their chocolate chip walnut cookie and you’ll be feelin’ good just as their motto states.

Where: 1017 Oxmoor Rd, #111, Homewood, AL 35209
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9. Healthy Foodie Bakery

Healthy Foodie Bakery
Imagine a cookie that caters to your specific dietary needs while still being delicious. What could be better? (Healthy Foodie Bakery / Facebook)

Think being healthy means no cookies are allowed? The Healthy Foodie Bakery disagrees.

The plant-based home bakery in Birmingham creates healthier versions of beloved classics while watering to special dietary needs. Want a rec from our audience? Try the Double Chocolate Chunk Cookie that’s vegan and gluten-free.

Where: Online only
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10. Insomnia Cookies

Insomnia Cookies
This is what late-night dreams are made of. (Insomnia Cookies / Facebook)

Up late? Sweet treats from Insomnia Cookies make the perfect companion. Not only are they delicious, but every time you order you can earn points toward free cookies. Just join Insomnia’s cookie dough loyalty program.

Where: 1919 11th Ave S #200, Birmingham, AL 35205
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11. The Golden Cookie

Golden Cookie, Five Points South
Ta dah! (Cecilia Wood / Bham Now)

The Golden Cookie is one of Birmingham’s newest coffee shops/bakeries. Offering a menu that includes coffee, espresso drinks and sweet treats, be sure to order one of their fab cookies when you visit. There are tons of flavors available, but the Double Dutch Chocolate Chip is a must.

Where: 1011 20th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205

And that’s the way the cookie crumbles! Want more fun happenings in Birmingham? Subscribe to our FREE daily newsletter.

Patience Itson
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