Whether it’s National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day or not, it can only mean one thing: it’s time to indulge in the best chocolate chip cookies out there. With chewy to hard, thin to huge, there are many options out there to choose from. We’ve scoured the county to find the best ones for you to sink your teeth into for some chocolate goodness.
2937 Bristol St, Ste D-100A
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The good thing about Costa Mesa’s Blackmarket Bakery is that you’ll have no shortage of chocolate chip cookie choices. From “The Yeti, a dark chocolate drop cookie with sweet coconut and white chocolate chunks, to the “Classic 2-Tone,” with milk and dark chocolate chunks, this spot offers some of the best chocolate chip cookies in Orange County. The Irvine bakery bakes its goods using all natural ingredients too. Incredibly rich with smokey flavors, this is not your normal cookie. In fact, it’s baked to perfection.
401 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660
This Newport Beach Bakery offers it’s classic “chocolate chip cookie” with the perfect balance of texture and flavor. With a soft and chewy center, this version of the American classic simply melts in your mouth and keeps patrons coming back for more time and time again. With all of their cookies made from scratch and baked fresh throughout the day, Baking Betty’s uses only premium ingredients ranging from the butter to the sugar to the chocolate. One bite and you’ll see why they say they “Keep you coming back for S’more”! Other options include their gluten free oatmeal chocolate chip cookie, as well as their Buckeye cookie, a chocolate cookie filled with creamy peanut butter mixture and topped with Guittard Chocolate.
Crave Restaurant & Cafe
410 W 4th St
Santa Ana, CA 92701
As one of the county’s best chocolate chip cookies, Crave in Santa Ana, certainly delivers. With a cult following, these buttery, chocolate treats are thick and offer a chewy texture that will get better with every bite.
5557 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd
Anaheim, CA 92807
Loaded with chocolate chips, the chocolate chip cookie at Campitelli Cookies are baked fresh daily using the highest quality ingredients. Made from scratch, this cookie comes in a few variations such as semi-sweet chocolate chip, chocolate chip walnut, milk chocolate chip, chocolate chip pecan, peanut butter chocolate chip, chocolate chocolate chip and macadamia white chocolate chip. Confused on which one to choose? They’re all delicious. You can’t go wrong!
17440 17th St
Tustin, CA 92780
Slightly on the thinner side, the chocolate chip cookie at Zov’s Bakery is packed with chocolatey goodness. With dough that is soft, yet doesn’t crumble or fall apart, it tops our list of one of the best chocolate chip cookies throughout Orange County.