Manhattan is a dessert island. Some of our brightest culinary stars have come out of pastry kitchens, building careers out of gorgeous cakes, burnished custards, and jaw-dropping tarts. To honor these sugary masters we’ve plunged our spoons into some of the best desserts in New York City, coming up with this concise list of the top places to get your sweet fix. From savory restaurants with superstar pastry chefs to blockbuster bakeries offering refined goodies, here are the ten best places to get dessert in New York City. Did we miss your favorite dessert shop? Let us know in the comments.