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Cupcake Emporium

6 East State Street, Savannah, GA 31401 (Downtown)
912-341-8014
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Ranked #86 of 758 restaurants in Savannah
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout, Dessert
Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Ameliasburg, Canada
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Note -- we were here for a snack/dessert, a category missing from the options below so I checked coffee/tea which seemed to be the closest. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We were on a day trip from Hilton Head and on a stop from the Old Savannah Trolley tour. Walking through the historic part of the city mid-afternoon, we saw Mabel's and decided it... More

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Mamaroneck, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

While spending the weekend in Savannah we indulged our sweet tooth in a cupcake tasting tour...after devouring the selections at Sweet Carolina's we had to try Cupcake Emporium to see how it compared...the reviews were amazing and our hopes were high. We split the Mabel's Famous cupcake....and I couldn't even finish my half. The icing was sickingly sweet and the... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Mabel's Cupcakes are the best cupcakes in town...hands down, my favorite. I have been a regular fixture in this place since I discovered it over St. Patrick's Day. The cupcakes are moist and delicious. The frosting is delicate and doesn't overwhelm your palate. I haven't tried them all, but my favorites are Mabel's Famous and the Salted Carmel! If you... More

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Best cupcakes I've had. My favorite is Mabel's Buttercream. Have also tried Dreamcicle, Confetti, Red Velvet, Georgia Pecan and Chocolate icing vanilla cake. They are all wonderful! Service is sometimes slow and it is crowded at times, but they are well worth the wait. The store on State is closing, but you can find the new store on Ellis Square.... More

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Gainesville
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Never cared for macaroon's before I tried them at Mabel's. The honey & cream macaroons are a blissful bite if deliciousness. The cupcakes are pretty amazing as well. Worth the stop!

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Birnamwood, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

This place was right next to our hotel and we just had to try after walking by several times. The cupcakes were awesome! Super moist and great prices! We have tried other cupcake places in the area and this place was hands down the best!

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Hawkinsville
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

OMG, I've never had cupcakes so good! Also, their macarons were fabulous. I will always visit this place when in Savannah!

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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165 reviews 165 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We each had a few of their macaroons which were delicious! Next time I'll try some of the cupcakes. Good location and friendly staff. If you have a sweet tooth come on by!

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waterloo ny
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

we ate the cupcakes and cookie cakes at least twice a week while in savannah. they are very good. the butter cream icing is the best i've had.

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This place was always my list of "go-to's" when I had friends visit me in Savannah. And they even recently added an art gallery, Le Snoot, to their store - which just makes it even more of an experience! The cupcakes are large and delicious, in addition to coming in SO many different flavors from simple vanilla with buttercream to... More

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