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The Cupcake Bakehouse - CLOSED

20A The Piazza | The Market, London WC2E 8AA, England
+44 7540 824082
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good60%
  • Average12%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 30, 2014
“Small shop, yummy cakes! ”
Aug 10, 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
20A The Piazza | The Market, London WC2E 8AA, England
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Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

A nice small quaint cafe/shop. Tea and cake to buy - not much seating but lots of places to sit in convent garden! We had a Black Forest and an Oreo cupcake - they were delicious! We paid £5 in total but good value as...More

Thank Gummybear2014
Reviewed August 10, 2014

Gorgeous cupcakes, the only downside it choosing which one to have! The only seating is outside, but not a problem in buzzing Covent Garden. Staff were really friendly and helpful. I short pit-stop during a day of sightseeing.

Thank CherCheal
Reviewed June 29, 2014

An array of flavours for Cupcakes are available here as well as hot drinks. I had a malteser cupcake & a fruit tea. Hubby had a coffee cupcake & a tea. We even bought extras which they put behind the counter for us to collect...More

Thank TracyB1969
Reviewed May 17, 2014

We had 2 medium cups of tea - yes in a paper cup but still great - enough for anyone that drinks tea, a Malteser Cup Cake and a very large slice of Coffee and Walnut cake - £7.50, you would be lucky to get...More

Thank PontoonandDock
Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

Bought a couple of cupcakes just coz we thought we could get some nice coffee and tea, but no, no special or fancy hot drinks whatsoever. At 2.50 each, I tried the salted caramel cupcake and my friend some oreo cakes and chocolate and red...More

1  Thank VhelandChristian
Reviewed March 3, 2014

In the middle of Covent Garden, this small shop is easy to miss. But look carefully, because you absolutely must try some of their delicious cupcakes. Be adventurous and don't satisfy yourself with the plain ones. You will thank me later.

Thank GameServer
Reviewed October 26, 2013

Seating is limited and there isn't table service, pigeons frolick under the tables. We had a lemon raspberry and a red velvet cupcake. Too much frosting and not enough cupcake for my taste, but other than that, I enjoyed them. Will however go and try...More

Thank Tanya R
Reviewed September 22, 2013

Had a lemon cup cake from here... it was extremely average... didn't really have a lemon taste, but was just about OK. Although not bad... there are so many better places!!

Thank FrancisRJ
Reviewed August 21, 2013

Unfortunately I was very disappointed. Although I enjoyed the raspberry cupcake that's all that was good. The seating was uncomfortable, flimsy chairs. Tables not cleared so you had to share the tables with pidgeons which swooped to eat the uncleared cake crumbs. I had tea...More

Thank Locatelocation
Reviewed August 8, 2013

Stopped here today to get a cupcake. Planned to go to Hummingbird but it turned out it would've been a 15 minute walk from Covent Garden so came here instead - really annoyed with myself as I really would've been better going to Hummingbird as...More

Thank Mounie D
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20A The Piazza | The Market, London WC2E 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighborhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 7540 824082
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The Cupcake Bakehouse is the brainchild of former model-turned-chef Lorraine Pascale. Situated in the heart of bustling Covent Garden, the Bakehouse team serve up a wide range of moist, tasty cupcakes, large cakes, brownies, cake pops and more! Enjoy a cup of tea and a cupcake and watch the world go by in this cute bakery in the piazza.
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