November 02, 2019

17 places to find pumpkin pie in the Detroit area

It's that time of year again — pumpkin pie season. For this scrumptious seasonal dessert, you don't have to settle for a packaged, store-bought pie, as there are many versions of the sweet treat at restaurants, bakeries, and pastry shops all over metro Detroit. Whether you want your pumpkin pie covered in pecans, made with heavy cream for extra creaminess, or including a layer of cheesecake, metro Detroit has something for everyone.

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Achatz Handmade Pie Company
17736 W. 13 Mile Rd., Beverly Hills; 1063 E. Long Lake Rd., Troy; 45153 Market St., Shelby Charter Twp.; 248-594-6111; achatzpies.com
In addition to fall favorites such as apple cheesecake and French pecan silk, Achatz offers three pumpkin pies. In addition to a traditional pumpkin pie, the pumpkin praline pie includes a layer of cheesecake underneath the pumpkin puree. The creamy pumpkin pie is made with heavy cream for extra richness.
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Achatz Handmade Pie Company

17736 W. 13 Mile Rd., Beverly Hills; 1063 E. Long Lake Rd., Troy; 45153 Market St., Shelby Charter Twp.; 248-594-6111; achatzpies.com
In addition to fall favorites such as apple cheesecake and French pecan silk, Achatz offers three pumpkin pies. In addition to a traditional pumpkin pie, the pumpkin praline pie includes a layer of cheesecake underneath the pumpkin puree. The creamy pumpkin pie is made with heavy cream for extra richness.

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Astoria Pastry Shop
541 Monroe St., Detroit; 320 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 313-963-9603; astoriapastryshop.com
This family-owned bakery offers a variety of cookies, cakes, and pastries. Their seasonally available pumpkin pie is just as delicious as their other house-made baked goods.
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Astoria Pastry Shop

541 Monroe St., Detroit; 320 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 313-963-9603; astoriapastryshop.com
This family-owned bakery offers a variety of cookies, cakes, and pastries. Their seasonally available pumpkin pie is just as delicious as their other house-made baked goods.

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Avalon Cafe & Kitchen
120 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor; 734-263-2996; avalonbreads.net
With multiple locations in Detroit and Ann Arbor, Avalon offers a number of delicious pies, including pumpkin. Their pumpkin whoopie pies, made with cream cheese, pumpkin puree, and a mix of spices, are great for an individual treat.  
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Avalon Cafe & Kitchen

120 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor; 734-263-2996; avalonbreads.net
With multiple locations in Detroit and Ann Arbor, Avalon offers a number of delicious pies, including pumpkin. Their pumpkin whoopie pies, made with cream cheese, pumpkin puree, and a mix of spices, are great for an individual treat.

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Dessert Oasis
336 S. Main St., Rochester; 1220 Griswold St., Detroit; 115 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 248-307-7161; docr.coffee
Known for their coffee and pastries, Dessert Oasis offers many in-season sweets. Caramel Apple, Pumpkin, and S’mores are some of their most popular desserts.
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Dessert Oasis

336 S. Main St., Rochester; 1220 Griswold St., Detroit; 115 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 248-307-7161; docr.coffee
Known for their coffee and pastries, Dessert Oasis offers many in-season sweets. Caramel Apple, Pumpkin, and S’mores are some of their most popular desserts.

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Gluten Free Specialties
1928 Star-Batt Dr. D, Rochester Hills; 248-860-0680; baking-glutenfree.com
This bakery specializes in allergen-free treats. In addition to gluten-free cakes, pies, and other baked goods, they also offer casein-free, egg-free, and corn-free options. Their pumpkin cake with cream cheese frosting is gluten-free and delicious. 
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Gluten Free Specialties

1928 Star-Batt Dr. D, Rochester Hills; 248-860-0680; baking-glutenfree.com
This bakery specializes in allergen-free treats. In addition to gluten-free cakes, pies, and other baked goods, they also offer casein-free, egg-free, and corn-free options. Their pumpkin cake with cream cheese frosting is gluten-free and delicious.

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Grand Traverse Pie Company
1446 W. Maple Rd., Troy; 248-458-0322; gtpie.com/locations/troy
Grand Traverse Pie Company offers two pumpkin pies: classic and pumpkin with pecans. Both pies are made with a flaky crust and creamy pumpkin filling, with the pecan version is topped with a toasted pecan and brown sugar layer that adds a sugary crunch. 
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Grand Traverse Pie Company

1446 W. Maple Rd., Troy; 248-458-0322; gtpie.com/locations/troy
Grand Traverse Pie Company offers two pumpkin pies: classic and pumpkin with pecans. Both pies are made with a flaky crust and creamy pumpkin filling, with the pecan version is topped with a toasted pecan and brown sugar layer that adds a sugary crunch.

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Hermann’s Bakery
317 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 248-541-3218; hermannsbakeryroyaloak.com
Hermann’s offers breads, cakes, and other sweet treats, all homemade at their Royal Oak shop. In addition to a classic pumpkin pie, Hermann’s also offers a nut and streusel-topped version. 
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Hermann’s Bakery

317 S. Main St., Royal Oak; 248-541-3218; hermannsbakeryroyaloak.com
Hermann’s offers breads, cakes, and other sweet treats, all homemade at their Royal Oak shop. In addition to a classic pumpkin pie, Hermann’s also offers a nut and streusel-topped version.

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Jeni’s Ugly Pies
1095 S. Milford Rd, Highland; 734-536-0329; jenisuglypies.com
Jeni’s pie menu is extensive, with creative options including lemonade cream, psycho killer key lime, and mincemeat. For fans of classic pumpkin pie, Jeni’s offers traditional as well as pecan-topped. Plus, they also offer a gluten-free pumpkin pie.
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Jeni’s Ugly Pies

1095 S. Milford Rd, Highland; 734-536-0329; jenisuglypies.com
Jeni’s pie menu is extensive, with creative options including lemonade cream, psycho killer key lime, and mincemeat. For fans of classic pumpkin pie, Jeni’s offers traditional as well as pecan-topped. Plus, they also offer a gluten-free pumpkin pie.

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Kitty’s Cheesecakes
681 E. Eight Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-336-2253; kittyscheesecakes.com
Kitty’s has dozens of different flavors of cheesecakes, pies, and ice cream. Customers can purchase a single slice or a whole cake or pie for extra sweetness.
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Kitty’s Cheesecakes

681 E. Eight Mile Rd., Ferndale; 248-336-2253; kittyscheesecakes.com
Kitty’s has dozens of different flavors of cheesecakes, pies, and ice cream. Customers can purchase a single slice or a whole cake or pie for extra sweetness.

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Love’s Custard Pie
2934 Russell St., Detroit; 313-748-2654; lovescustardpie.com
Located in Eastern Market, Love’s southern style pies include sweet, savory, and seasonal flavored pies year-round.
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Love’s Custard Pie

2934 Russell St., Detroit; 313-748-2654; lovescustardpie.com
Located in Eastern Market, Love’s southern style pies include sweet, savory, and seasonal flavored pies year-round.

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