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Sweet by Holly

#931 of 3,193 Places to Eat in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
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711 N Alafaya Trl, Orlando, FL 32828-7047
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Orlando, FL
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great! They have minis and regular sizes and have such a large selection that satisfies multiple cravings. I've been to other cupcake places and this place is the best. Just their selection alone tops everyone else, not to mention the cupcakes are absolutely delicious!!!

Thank RoSerTal
Danville, Illinois
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

I had a large strawberry cupcake..the frosting was buttery-sweet..a must try. My friend got to try a few of the mini ones. They were to die for.

Thank Visionsinwax
Lakeland, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

I called to consult about ordering a wedding cake and to schedule an appt at the Orlando location. I was instructed to email shop manager. I provided multiple days of availability to meet. The manager provided a 6hour time frame available for consultation for the the following day. I promptly replied indicating I would like to meet, and chose a... More 

Thank petdoc00
Chicago, Illinois, Usa
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

I love miniatures, so when I heard there were little cupcakes, It was a must visit for me! I must admit, they were a feast for the eyes. Decorated to the hilt and adorable as all get out! I tried 2 flavors: eggnog and key lime. Unfortunately, it was all about the frosting. Loaded with sugar and whatever flavor cupcake... More 

Thank Theesfield
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

This is the place to go when you want a sweet treat. They serve frozen yogurt, but I recommend the frozen custard! The cupcakes are absolutely delicious. So many variations and flavors, it's hard to pick.

Thank Sergio L
Orlando, Florida
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

I have been going here since they opened and I still love it. With so many places the quality slips over time but I think the quality actually improves here over time!! They always have new varieties to try, though creme brulee is one of my all-time Sweet favorites. I also like the mini Mondays, when mini cupcakes are a... More 

Thank Lawgnome
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179 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

This place is a sin!!! You dont even know how many are you going to eat! Mondays are crazy just U$ 1.00, when a dozen is not enough, there is the monday!!!

Thank Juan C
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631 reviews
477 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

I ordered some by phone for delivery for a birthday. The ordered taker was super friendly and helpful. They arrived on time, were beautiful, delicious, fantastic presentation with a note from me. They were such a hit!! Make someone's day. I will use this service again!!!!!!!!

Thank Nancy L
Oldsmar, Florida
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

I have an obsession about cupcakes. Try as I might, resistance was futile to stay away from this cupcake shop located in Waterford Lakes in Orlando. I have made 3 visits so far. The majority of flavors are awesome and the cake is moist with the perfect crumb texture. The mini cupcakes are a great way to get a taste... More 

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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

I came here to try this place after I watched Holly on Cupcake Wars. We went on Monday because their mini's are only $1. That way we could try multiple flavors. There is plenty of flavors and gluten free as well. Friendly staff and clean bakery. We will be back!

Thank Hazelali1107

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $5
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 N Alafaya Trl, Orlando, FL 32828-7047
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: 14072777746
Miss Holly's cupcakes are more than the sum of their ingredients. Each one comes with story and history that led it to our counters. The recipes came from moms, aunts, grandpas (yes it's true, not many but a few!) and grandmas. Some are simply created by our creative chefs or inspired front of the house staff. Every cupcake that is made by Sweet By Holly is truly a team effort and includes one ingredient that is not in the recipe book but is absolutely essential, and that is LOVE! We hope you get the same pleasure from eating our cupcakes that we get from making them!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?