Best Cookies in Orange County

December 4, 2018

Photo: Dominic Armato / The Republic


Warm and there anything more comforting than a cookie? Here's where to find some of the best in the O.C.!

Cookie Connection in Irvine: Flavors include Crackle, Sugar, Snickerdoodle, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip, Oatmeal Raisin (with or without nuts), Chocolate Coconut Spice, Chocolate Chip (with or without nuts), Caramello, Rascal, Chocolate M&M, Peanut Butter (with or without chips), Smores, Frosted Sugar, Maple Donut, Chocolate Lovers Fantasy Fudge, plus daily specials. 

The Cookie Element in Yorba Linda: The Whopper Cookie is especially recommended. 

Kelley's Kookies in Brea and Stanton: Definitely try the custom-dipped shortbreads. 

Dough & Arrow in Costa Mesa: Favorites tend to be the Ube cookie, creme brulee, smores, and kitchen sink. You'll also want to Instagram your experience!

Cathy's Cookies in Orange: Baked hot, fresh, and right on the spot!