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Sugar Shack Dessert Co

2567 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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English first
New York City, New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

My daughter loves Sugar Shack's Snickerdoodles and hot chocolate. Every time we are in Lake Placid, we go and buy out all their Snickerdoodles. Every thing we have had here has been fresh and tasty.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Convenient to the Ice Center, this place has an amazing selection of fresh donuts, pastry, scones, etc. The case was filled with one delicious looking option after another. Settled on the scone-chocolate chip with strawberry-delicious! Paired with a nice cup of hot coffee, we were ready to begin a busy day. Staff were pleasant. Can't wait to visit again and... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

gina and angela always give 5 star treatment whenever I have gone into the sugar shack! Gina makes the best crumb cake EVER and her cinnamon rolls are to die for! Always fresh and prices very reasonably. These girls are hard workers and I love passing my business along to them.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I cannot say enough nice things about the Sugar Shack. I was in a panic, I needed a cake ASAP. I ran in, the two girls could not have been nicer to me. I got my cake! It was to die for! Thank you Gina & Angela!!

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New York City, New York
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85 reviews 85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Conveniently located on Main Street and near the Olympic Center, when in Lake Placid, be sure to stop by the "Shack" and enjoy all of the tasty treats the Sugar Mommas have to offer. From yummy, original cupcakes to brownies, black & whites, crumb cake etc. etc., their baked good are decadent and delish. Additionally, they offer homemade iced teas... More 

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CNY, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Some of their items are a bit more than most people would like to pay, however, they are delicious. I tried one of their giant white chocolate mac nut cookies, which lasted me two servings, and it was wonderful. My friend loved his eclair, which is filled upon ordering. It was a very cute shop, too.

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Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

We were actually hoping to try a sweet treat at Cake Placid this trip but it was not easy to find and so we ended up right at the Sugar Shack! The coffee here was strong, which I like, and the desserts were yummy! My husband had the chocolate peanut butter cupcake they had that day and I had a... More 

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Pleasantville, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

What an awesome little sweets shop this is! We bought a bunch of mini cupcakes, coffee cake and cookies. The cupcakes were so good - great combinations - peanut butter & chocolate, mint chocolate chip, plain jane vanilla - fresh and delish! The coffee cake was so good that I wish we bought another to bring to our friends house.... More 

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Spring Lake, New Jersey
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

After reading previous reviews, daughter and I went for a sweet treat. She had the vanilla cupcake, I had the strawberry crumbcake, both were great. However, today I was surprised with a Vanilla Birthday Cake from the Sugar Shack. OMG, so so good.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

The cake was wonderfully dense & moist. We bought the half-moon cupcakes & some macaroons. Heavenly. Only change I'd suggest is to use less frosting. The 1/2 moon cupcakes had the perfect amount so the frosting didn't overpower the cake.

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Additional Information about Sugar Shack Dessert Co

Address: 2567 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone Number: (518)523-7540
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
Cuisine: Bakery, Dessert

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