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700 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2406
716-655-4949
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Hit or Miss

My second trip to this cupcake venue. I love peanut butter and both times opted for their chocolate cupcake with peanut butter frosting. Both times the cupcake was slightly dry and the frosting hard. The other cupcakes were all chocolate which my guests said were yummy. My friendly order taker... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Darlene K
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Hamburg, New York
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Hamburg, New York
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

My second trip to this cupcake venue. I love peanut butter and both times opted for their chocolate cupcake with peanut butter frosting. Both times the cupcake was slightly dry and the frosting hard. The other cupcakes were all chocolate which my guests said were yummy. My friendly order taker appeared to be new since she asked another woman in... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Cupcakes were quite good, and they had all sorts of inventive types, which I really liked. You can tell that they are having fun with their business. My only dock on it is that the cashier seemed to be rather snobby about their food. Lighten up - it's cupcakes! Other than that, good times. Would go again for sure.

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NY
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Love the cupcakes here. Lots of flavored to choose from. All very pretty & delicious. I like to buy these as a special treat sometimes.

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Grand Island, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Service was adequate and atmosphere was nice but the cupcakes were a bit on the stale side and everything in general was grossly overpriced!

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East Aurora, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A nice cup cake shop if a bit too sweet and expensive. Still, worth a visit and it's right on Main St.

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West Seneca, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

3rd or 4th time here and still no good. Cupcakes were hard as a rock and frosting tasted like they dumped a whole bag of sugar in it. For over $15 for 6, you would think they would taste better. That was our last attempt for sure. I even wonder if they give customers who eat there fresh cupcakes and... More 

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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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85 reviews 85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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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70 reviews 70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 Main St, East Aurora, NY 14052-2406
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  East Aurora
  • Phone Number: 716-655-4949

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?