When you're creating a dessert menu, you need a beautifully laid out template that will allow you to show off gorgeous images of your desserts as well as provide adequate space for titles and descriptive text.
The dessert menu templates at Envato Elements and GraphicRiver do just that, making them the perfect choice when you're looking for jut the right dessert menu. Here are 35 of the best templated you'll find at both sites.
Unlimited Dessert Menu Template Downloads at Envato Elements
Envato Elements should be your go to site for eye-catching dessert menu template as well as other graphic templates, mockups, logos, photos, fonts, and much more.
For one low monthly fee you can download as many of these digital assets as you like, as often as you like. Let's take a look at some of the terrific dessert menu templates available from Envato Elements.
Dessert Cafe Menu (AI, EPS, PSD)
If you're on a diet, look away now. This elegant dessert shop menu is packed with mouth-watering images of the delicious cakes and other treats on offer. You can easily add your own images, of course, as well as changing the text to showcase your own creations. It's easy to customise this template in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Cafe Menu (AI, EPS, INDD, PSD)
Although this is pitched as a cafe menu, it's a cafe with a strong focus on dessert—just my kind of place. Customise this dessert menu with pictures of your own delicious offerings—it's easy to make edits in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, or Illustrator.
A5 Dessert Menu Template (INDD)
Here's a dessert template for the true aficionados—you get 16 full pages to fill here with your amazing pastries, cheesecakes, and whatever else you want. It's an A5 landscape template for use in InDesign, and it comes with master pages, automatic page numbering, and paragraph and character styles to make editing as easy as pie.
Delicies Restaurant Dessert Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
In this dessert menu template PSD file, you get a clean two-page design with room for images and text. The file is well organised for easy editing, and it also comes in AI and EPS formats for editing in Adobe Illustrator.
Eating desserts is fun, so shouldn't the menu reflect that? This is a fun, playful, colourful design that your customers will love. It's a great example of dessert menu templates that allow you to showcase your personality along with your desserts.
Lugiano Dessert Shop Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
On the other end of the scale, here's something more clean and professional, ideal for an upmarket bakery or dessert shop menu. It's a two-page design that comes in Photoshop or Illustrator format, with well-organised layers and CMYK colours for easy printing.
Cupcake Menu Template (PSD)
The best desserts feel truly decadent, and this cupcake menu template communicates that decadence perfectly through the raspberry-coloured goo that's drizzling lazily down from the top of the page. On the practical side, it's a well-designed A4 template for Photoshop, with labelled and grouped layers, and it's fully print-ready.
Smoothie Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
Don't let the name fool you. This is really more of a dessert menu than a smoothie menu. Check out the gorgeous imagery and the well-laid-out products. Now imagine your own images and products in this template, and see how you like the result. You can change the colours and everything else in Photoshop or Illustrator if you want.
Ice Cream Shop Dessert Menu Template (AI, INDD, PSD)
And let's not forget about ice cream! Here's a blank ice cream menu template, ready for you to add in all your signature flavours, toppings, sundaes, sprinkles, sauces, and more. Bring it to life in Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign.
Blank Ice Cream Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
Or keep things simple with this fun, colourful ice cream menu that will appeal to kids—and the young at heart. If the colour scheme is not for you, then why not try editing it in Photoshop or Illustrator? Everything can be edited, so see what you can come up with!
Dessert Layout Menu Template (EPS, JPG, PDF, PSD)
Desserts look great, so it's natural to think of showing them off with mouth-watering photos. But don't overlook the power of a beautifully drawn illustration. This stylish dessert template consists of a single A4 page covered with stylish illustrations and space to list your offerings. Edit it in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Ice Cream Menu (EPS, JPG, PDF, PSD)
If you like the idea of illustrations but aren't a fan of the landscape format, then here's a similar example of a dessert menu, but in portrait format. Like the previous template, this one is in A4 size and is easy to edit in Photoshop or Illustrator. It comes with a help file too.
Donuts Menu Flyer (PSD)
Who doesn't love donuts? And even if you didn't love them before, the mouth-watering images on this menu may just win you over. Of course, you'll want to add photos of your own donuts looking equally appetising, and it's easy to do that by using the smart objects provided in Photoshop. The template is set up in A4 size, with separate designs for the front and back.
Square Dessert Menu Template (INDD)
The square format often works well because it's unexpected. So many menus use a standard A4 or US Letter format, so it's refreshing to see one that's square instead. This template is also well designed and set up for easy editing in Adobe InDesign, with paragraph and character styles, bleed areas, automatic page numbering, and more.
Cake Menu Flyer (PSD)
When you're selling cakes, images speak louder than words, so this dessert menu template PSD file takes the sensible approach of providing loads of spaces for you to add those images. It's easy to add them via smart objects too, so as long as you have your mouth-watering photos ready, you can create stunning results very quickly.
Sweet Truck Menu (EPS, PDF, PSD)
If you're a fan of the chalkboard style, you'll love this example of dessert menu templates that take inspiration from hand-drawn boards. It comes with two colour versions, in A4 size, and with a 3 mm bleed for printing. All the text is easy to edit, and those fonts you see are all free too.
What sets this menu template apart is the way the images are encased within the shape of melting ice cream. It's a lovely touch, and you can use it to create a beautiful dessert layout for your menu. You get two well-layered PSD files in A4 size, in print-ready format.
Cutie Lutie Restaurant Dessert Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
Cutie Lutie lives up to its name by delivering a super-cute trifold menu design that's just waiting for you to add your desserts to it. You can edit this one in eithr Photoshop or Illustrator, so get started! The QR code on the back cover is a nice touch too—use it to provide customers with more information or encourage them to sign up with you to get special discounts.
Waffle Crush Dessert Menu With Pictures (AI, EPS, PSD)
If waffles are your speciality, you're in luck—this template is specially designed for you. But if you sell a different kind of dessert, you could also easily adapt this template to suit your own products. When you change the text and imagery in Photoshop or Illustrator, you transform this template into something unique to you and your business.
Cake Station Dessert Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
Next stop, Cake Station! This is a simple, minimalist two-page menu, with space for a large image on the front and placeholders for plenty of delicious desserts on the back. It's a classic menu design that will work well for your restaurant or cafe.
Ice Cream Store Menu (AI, EPS, PSD)
For something more playful and whimsical, try this dessert shop menu. With just a single page to work with, and most of that space given over to images and illustrations, you can't use this to list dozens of items, but you can use it to present a few options in a very enticing format.
Alchocho Dessert Layout Menu (AI, EPS, PSD)
If you need more space for more desserts, then this trifold menu is a better option. There's plenty of room here for both images and text, so you'll be able to list all your offerings, with descriptions and prices. Make your edits quickly and easily in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Resto Cupcake Menu Template (AI, EPS, PSD)
It's all cupcakes all the time with this template. It comes in A4 size, with a simple front-and-back design. The colour scheme is very effective, but you could also experiment to see how it would look in a different set of colours. Try it out in Photoshop or Illustrator and see what you can create.
This cake menu template is all about bright colours, eye-catching fonts, and gorgeous imagery. That's a pretty good way to sell cakes, but if you think you can do better, feel free to make your own edits to this full-featured dessert menu template PSD file.
Trifold Cupcake Menu Template (AI, EPS)
From the same author, here's a fun, upbeat cupcake menu template that your customers will love. This one is set up for Illustrator, not Photoshop. It comes in A4 size, with a 3 mm bleed and CMYK colours.
Premium Dessert Menu Template Downloads From GraphicRiver
Another great source for dessert menu templates is GraphicRiver. It too offers an array of premium digital assets but it works a bit differently from Elements in that it offers single downloads for one low fee. This makes it a great choice for those on a budget.
Let’s take a look at some of the top-quality dessert menu template offerings at GraphicRiver.
If you want a fresh, contemporary look for your dessert menu, then download this dessert menu template PSD file. You get a stylish dessert layout with strong use of imagery on the left, and space for you to add your desserts and enticing descriptions on the right.
Or do you prefer a vintage style for your dessert shop menu? Then try this simple menu card that features traditional illustrations and a hand-drawn style. If you don't like all the details, then change them in Adobe Illustrator. If you're feeling creative, you could even try adding your own illustrations.
Sweeties is a great example of dessert menus that favour plentiful illustrations and keep the price list short and simple. If that's the style you want, then give this template a try. You'll need access to Adobe Illustrator or a similar design application to edit it.
Dessert Menu With Pictures (INDD)
This dessert template takes the visual approach to the extreme, with 20 pages given over to images covering almost the whole page. If you want to give your customers a true visual feast, then download this template and add your own images in InDesign.
Desserts are sweet, so dessert menus should be too, right? Put that theory into practice wtih this sweet, pastel-coloured dessert shop menu. Or if you want something more edgy, why not use the same template but change the colour scheme completely? You have so much flexibility with a well-designed Photoshop template like this one.
Some restaurants include desserts on the main menu, but you can also make a great impression on your guests by creating a separate menu just for desserts. If you want to do this, then use this beautifully designed restaurant dessert menu template. You'll entice people with the image on the cover, and then you can follow up with some tempting offerings inside. Try it and watch your dessert orders skyrocket!
Vintage Dessert Template (EPS)
Vintage dessert menus couldn't include photographs, so they had to make the most of illustrations. Tap into that vintage style with this fun template. There's not much space for a long list of products, but if you want to keep things short and sweet, this is just the ticket.
Cookie Shop Tri-Fold Menu (AI, PSD, JPG)
When we're talking about desserts, we can't overlook cookies, can we? This dessert menu template PSD file is designed especially for cookie shops, so you can easily create a menu just by filling in your own details. It's also available in Illustrator format if you prefer.
Here's a great example of dessert menu styles that use pastel colours and fun, playful fonts to create a warm, approachable aesthetic. It's simple to use too: just add your products and prices to the placeholders provided in Illustrator, and you have a polished, print-ready end result.
Let's round off our list with a stylish, illustration-based cupcake menu template. With the black background and handwritten text, it taps into the popular chalkboard style, but those lusciously detailed, full-colour illustrations take it to the next level.
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