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Where to Find Halloween Treats In The Montclair Area

by Olivia Rizzo
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Halloween is almost here and you don’t have to be a trick-or-treater to enjoy all of the goodies the season has to offer. Kids of all sizes can take advantage of the sweeter side of the spooky season with these unconventional but tasty treats to be found all around Essex County. From Jack O’Lantern cookies to pumpkin spice ice cream, there’s something to be found that’s both perfect for the season and a sweet craving. Read on to find out some of the scary-good treats being offered in Essex County for Halloween.


Applegate Farm | 616 Grove Street

Who says ice cream is only a summer treat? While this isn’t necessarily a Halloween treat, it’s certainly perfect for fall. This October, visitors can enjoy Applegate Farm’s seasonal flavors, like Dutch Apple or Pumpkin ice cream. Top it all off with an order of apple cider donuts and you’ll satisfy your fall cravings. 

Jayce Baudry French Pastry17 Church Street, Montclair

When it comes to spooky Halloween treats that also somehow manage to look cute as well, Jayce Baudry is the place to go. Its gorgeous cakes come in the form of skulls, a fruity Frankenstein cube, a mini Jack-o’-lantern, and more. These little works of art are worth a try before they’re gone.

Le French Dad Boulangerie | 10 Church Street

This bakery specializes in handcrafted French bread and pastries. The Halloween selection includes orange and black croissants filled with pumpkin spice pastry cream — and the spot will be open on Monday for Halloween from 11AM to 5PM for trick-or-treaters. This spooky treats will be available now through Monday.

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Just a note: The Little Daisy Bake Shop (622 Valley Road) also has Halloween-themed cookies, though the shop will be closed Sunday (10/30) and Monday (10/31).


Calandra’s Bakery | 244 Route 46 East, Fairfield

This classic Italian bakery knows how to add a spooky flair to the delicious baked goods. It features a variety of Halloween cakes — and if nothing is quite ghoulish enough, the bakery does custom orders as well. The shop recommends pre-ordering your cake to ensure you can get it when needed. 

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The Able Baker | 187 Maplewood Avenue, Maplewood


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This Maplewood bakery has a variety of Halloween-themed cookies (think pumpkins, tombstones, spiders, and more). It also has the creepy-crawler cheesecake (pictured above), which comes with an Oreo cookie crust. It honestly looks more delicious than it does scary, but maybe that’s just us.


Splurge Bakery | 105 Main Street, Millburn


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Splurge makes some seriously beautiful desserts. From spider webs to pumpkins and skeletons, all of the cakes and cupcakes are superbly decorated here. The only challenge will be not wanting to eat these works of art.

West Orange

Willow and Olivia | 255 Main Street

This West Orange-based bakery has a truly spooktacular Halloween menu. From macaroons, brownies, cake pops, and cookies, each ghoul or goblin is sure to find a sweet treat that will fit the Halloween vibe. Stop in and choose from the ready-made selection of treats or place a custom order for a big event. 

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