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Cute Cakes Bakery & Cafe

345 W Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025-2605
+1 760-745-5278
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Sep 13, 2018
“Seriously cute cakes & great atmosphere”
Aug 22, 2018
“Awesome Lunch ”
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Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
345 W Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025-2605
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Just looking at all the cupcakes your mouth starts to water...it's hard to decide which one you want! I'm gluten free, so it makes my decision a little easier, but they even have gluten-free options! Delicious coffee, friendly staff, and a great atmosphere to sit...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Erin T
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a lunch break and had a great time. The staff is really friendly and the baked goods are the best!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jer i
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Delicious and beautiful - open faced bacon avocado cheddar toast and an apple walnut cupcake. Lunchtime dream. I look forward to returning with family and friends. Many customers were getting cupcakes to go in clear bags. Very cool to give as a gift to a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 669DianaG
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I found ourselves hangry in Escondido today so we stopped in Cute cakes for breakfast. We had our dog and they had a nice dog friendly patio to sit down and eat so we gave it a go. The place is super...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank hotellover13
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We have recently discovered Cute Cakes and have made it our to go place for Sunday brunch. It's refreshing to see a non corporate, non franchise in our town. Everything is fresh and delicious. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu , Along...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mike W
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews online and couldn't resist stopping in to check it out. Food was delicious ... bread pudding, quiche, croissant sandwiches, and cupcakes. Even had a pup cake for my dog. Super friendly staff too. We will be back soon!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank kantneds
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

I've loved this place since the minute I first stepped in. I've been here frequently since I moved to Escondido and I like the atmosphere, the coffee and the food...haven't tried the deserts yet (ironic), but I come here mainly for the coffee. The problem...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank silenciosa
Reviewed May 14, 2017

The best carrot cake I've ever had - the cookies are pretty amazing too! Not to mention the brownies, croissants, muffins... just about EVERYTHING I've had here is yummy and fresh. The people behind the counter are great, the coffee's fresh and hot, and the...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank SusieRick
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We have stopped in several times for breakfast or brunch and always had great food. Finish with one of their pastries and coffee or hot chocolate. There is outdoor seating that is dog friendly. Wife thinks the cup cakes are a little expensive, but I...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank EasyBruce
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

I love cup cakes and wanted to try this bakery after reading good reviews. I got the salted Carmel cupcake and chocolate. My husband said the chocolate was just ok but the caramel was no bueno. The cake was dry and lacked flavor. The icing...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank tenisheat2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 W Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025-2605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido
  • Phone Number: +1 760-745-5278
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Cute Cakes Bakery & Café, located in the heart of historic downtown Escondido, has not only been one of San Diegos' top rated Custom Designer Bakeries for the past 10 years, but is now a local favorite stop for breakfast, lunch, organic coffees, teas and espresso! Our spacious Café offers a mouthwatering variety of signature cupcakes, cookies, and freshly baked pastries, as well as a delicious southern inspired breakfast and lunch menu served daily and an exclusive Sunday Brunch. Choose from one of our signature sandwiches like the Apple Fritter Monte Cristo, the Johnny Tsunami, or the Ham Pear Gorgonzola, or go light with a delicious Quinoa Power salad, Fruit & Yogurt parfait, or heart-healthy Oatmeal! Our Beer, Wine and Cider menu offers a variety of tastes for everyone, and you can make any day a celebration with one of our refreshing Mimosas!
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