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Carytown Cupcakes

2820-C West Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23221
804.355.CAKE
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Erdenheim, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My daughter is a cupcake lover. We went to Richmond for the weekend and went to the bakery twice. The flavors are creative, the shop is super clean, and servers were delightful. Adorable!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

I was so disappointed...I originally went to pearls on libbie and broad. THE BEST CUPCAKES EVER but went to this place Instead.The amount of money I paid for 4 cupcakes $13 and they were so dry and taste like they were kept in the refrigerator. Ukrops taste better than that. Never again..I recommend Pearls.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The cupcake craze is everywhere. Carytown cupcakes started out to be terrific. The last time I was there the cupcakes were dry. If you pay top dollar at least give the consumer something edible.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Cupcakes in Carytown. I can't rave about it. However it was a nice sweet treat to an afternoon of seeing Richmond. I'd recommend a stop in if you find yourself in Carytown with a craving.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The cupcakes were amazing. They had such fun flavors. I used a groupon for it and got 6 cupcakes for $9. The staff was nice and the flavors were on point. I really enjoyed the gluten free caramel apple. Although I'm not gluten intolerant it's nice that they have several flavors of gluten free cupcakes for people who are and... More 

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Greer, South Carolina
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113 reviews 113 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Innovative flavors with alcohol pairings available. We were in Richmond for a quick visit and stopped here twice. Took four home! Cupcakes were so fresh you couldn't cut them with a knife..they fell apart. Will visit again when we are in the area!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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249 reviews 249 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Look for the pink storefront. They have a wide array of cupcakes. You can’t go wrong with the flavors. They aren’t the largest designer cupcakes on the market (for $2.75 each), but they are plenty big. They also serve wines and craft beers which broadens your snack options considerably. It’s worth a stop.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I was coming from Maryland going to SC and exited off just to go to Carytown Cupcakes....Needless to say we should have kept going...we bought a dz cupcakes for $30.00...strawberry shortcake, oreo with peanut butter, red velvet, lemon, and carrot cake...the strawberry shortcake cupcake was very dry...the lemon was nasty with no lemon taste the only good cupcake was the... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Dawn and her team will delight you with a selection of flavors you may not have considered on your own but will dance across your mouth making the simple indulgence of a cupcake worth every bite. We have savored gourmet cupcakes from Florida to New York and for us these rate at the top of our list. If you are... More 

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Stopped in this place on a whim. I bought six cupcakes. My favorite was the ice cream sundae. The hummingbird cupcake was good too. Didn't really care for the Oreo peanut butter. Wish they had more non-vegan choices, though.

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Additional Information about Carytown Cupcakes

Address: 2820-C West Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23221
Phone Number: 804.355.CAKE
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Dessert

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