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Lavender Moon Cupcakery

116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
+1 703-683-0588
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (114 reviews)
“lemon curd” (8 reviews)
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116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst customer experience ever. Don't waste your time, go to the cupcake place on Kings Street. The cupcakes were not very good and very expensive.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little shop located in Alexandria, VA. They have a nice selection which changes every day. They aren’t labeled, so a very helpful staff explains all the options. We ordered a little bit of everything, and our favorites were the red velvet and Boston cream....More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Exotically named flavored cupcakes. Wonderful if you have a sweet tooth. Cakes are pretty standard fare, very thick flavored frosting, which is really what these shops are all about.

Thank Janet R
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderfully stop—we went back a second time!!! It’s a must!!!! Cupcakes were unique and delicious —the shop was inviting too!

Thank Kath R
Reviewed January 6, 2018

This place is small and charming with pink walls and cute art. The displays and offerings seemed small when I looked at it but then the employee described the different cupcakes and I was surprised to learn there were 5 or 6 different varieties they...More

Thank TeemareeDotCom
Reviewed December 29, 2017

Delightfully delish cupcake. Always came in and met a very friendly server. There are some non-traditional toppings like bacon and other flavors.

Thank miloderosa
Reviewed December 23, 2017

It was a great little place just a block off the main street. Great service, some fun and friendly service too. The cupcakes were fantastic and the prices were decent.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed November 20, 2017

I work at City Hall in Alexandria and it is hard to resist going by there every night BUT I do make my once a week trip for 4 cupcakes. Lemon Curd is my favorite but the Pumpkin cupcakes are a very close running second.

Thank theroxie69
Reviewed October 22, 2017

My wife & I stopped by for a cupcake fix while shopping in Old Town Alexandria. The lady ahead of us was a Local & ordered a dozen to-go...that told us right there about how good this place must be! The gentleman serving us was...More

Thank dwightbru
Reviewed June 21, 2017

They cupcakes is real good and I like that they change they flavors regularly and they will survive the dying cupcake fad.

Thank Alzor S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-0588
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Organic artisan flavors baked fresh daily, featuring local fruit, Polyface eggs, with hand milled flour. Always new, fun, exciting creations baked everyday.
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