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Lavender Moon Cupcakery

116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328 (Old Town)
703-683-0588
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  • English first
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We live in town and go to Lavender Moon every week! I've tried every single cupcakery in the area and nothing comes even close to the quality of LM. I can guarantee that no matter what flavor you try, it will taste exactly the same every time and bring you back to that first yummy bite. The S'mores are my... More

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Cleveland, Oh
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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We tried 4 different cupcake places just on this trip and these were the best. My 11 year old said the lemon cupcake was the best ever. We were able to sit inside at a table to eat our cupcakes.

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Naples, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I generally can resist sweets. However, if you put a Blood Orange Cupcake from Lavender Moon in front of me, it will be consumed in record time. When my son visits, I am doomed, because any visit to Old Town ends at Lavender Moon.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My girlfriend who lives just outside of Old Town took me to Lavender Moon after we had lunch. She took cupcakes home to her husband and after trying them, I also took a dozen home. This place is incredible and well worth a stop!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Super close to our hotel/conference location so ended up stopping here. So good! The staff was super friendly and helpful in choosing which flavors to get as well.

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Alexandria, VA
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559 reviews 559 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The cupcakes here are special! A full menu of options with intriguing combinations of flavors that are sure to satisfy the most discriminating tastes. The enthusiastic staff describes each type with both knowledge and excitement so it is difficult to buy only one. Each day adds special selections to a basic set of choices.( Be sure to include at least... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We went all through DC trying cupcakes at Sprinkles, Baked and Wired, and Georgetown Cupcakes. This place is one of our top two for the Red Velvet Cupcake. (Sprinkles was the best, in our opinion.) Good cupcakes!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

After reading the reviews, I had to check this cupcakery out. The entry was dark, and the room you must walk through to find the counter (and any other human beings) looks like it is our of alice-in-wonderland, but dingy and dusty. With this being the entrance, and the counter back in a dark corner in the next room, it... More

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Washington DC
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I actually was in the process of patronizing another cupcakery in the area but after reading the other TripAdvisor reviews I decided to give this place a try and I'm glad I did. It's the cutest most quaint store situated in Old Town Alexandria with the most delightful young lady who waits and goes through the entire list of options... More

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PA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Place doesn't open til 11am. I guess they make so many for the day and that is it. Stopped and got a cupcake and said we would be back later to get some to take home as we were leaving the next morning ( before 11am ). They closed at 8pm, we got there at 7:10pm and they were already... More

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Additional Information about Lavender Moon Cupcakery

Address: 116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
Phone Number: 703-683-0588
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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