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Firefly Cupcakes

700 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2406
716-655-4949
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Ranked #10 of 41 Restaurants in East Aurora
Cuisines: Dessert
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

I so wanted this place to be a new favorite. The cafe is very nice and the hours are great! But I am always greeted by a young lady with a puss...I have tried these cupcakes 3 times hoping it was just a bad batch but find these cupcakes to be tasteless unless you like the overpowering taste of sugar.... More

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North Providence, Rhode Island
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43 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I would say the cupcakes have drastically improved here. Tonight my family had two cupcakes, both were moist and fresh and the icing delicious. And we had a pot fresh pressed decaf coffee, fantastic! The cupcake flavor choices are creative and the staff very pleasant and helpful. A nice dessert stop in East Aurora!

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West Seneca, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Visited Firefly Cupcakes when we were in town in search of a professionally-made birthday cake. Having heard that the cupcakes were of generous size, and absolutely loving anything vanilla, I was very eager to try the vanilla cupcake with vanilla frosting. At my first bite, I was saddened that it didn't have a strong vanilla taste, as I was anticipating.... More

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Lancaster, New York
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stopped here for dessert after Bar Bill Tavern for dinner...and it did not disappoint. My husband got the chocolate peanut butter cupcake and i got the red velvet--took them home to eat later at night and they were fantastic! Large, flavorful, moist, and the frosting was delish. Next time id love to sit and enjoy them in the cafe w/... More

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Buffalo
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41 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

As a treat I bought 2 cupcakes here on a Sunday morning. We were really looking forward to eating these for dessert. My Vanilla Bean cupcake was dry and very dense. I could barely swallow it. The frosting didn't have a vanilla flavor, it had a weird plastic taste. My husband's PBC (peanut butter) was just as dry , chocolate... More

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Southern New Jersey
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33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I've been here before, the cupcakes are amazing. I was here the first time about a year ago and all of the cupcakes were horror movie themed (saw, jaws, the exorcist) and were a delicious! This time they were a bit more tame haha but still had some fun themed ones, the peanut butter one is heaven. They have really... More

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Buffalo, NY
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We love to go get the dog cupcakes then we'll buy a half dozed different cupcakes and split them up. They have different flavors all the time so you never know what you can get!

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Enjoyed everything about Firefly! awesome customer service and even better cupcake and iced coffee on the patio. For me it wS a perfect spot for a Mother's Day treat with my family.

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madison,maine
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

WE visited the Aurora area this past week. We liked the looks of the bakery. I purchased a variety of 6 cupcakes for or dessert that night.We had a couple of different chocolate ones,a corona flavored a caramel type"which was very wet to eat". These cupcakes looked great and were packaged very pretty. TOO DRY, the nice tasting butter cream... More

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Buffalo, New York
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

They have excellent Vanilla cupcakes and the frosting is just right not too sweet. They are a little pricey but worth a special treat once in a while! There "special" cupcakes are usually interesting to try too

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