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Sugar Bakeshop

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591/2 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tualatin, OR
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I LOVE, love, LoVe this Bake shop! The owners are so friendly, the decor is farm rustic, salvage and of course the treats are to die for! I can't tell you how often I've recommended 'Sugar' to friends or even complete strangers when they say their headed to Charleston!

Thank Corkeegirl
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I purchased a box of the cupcakes pictured for my son's classmates (had one myself!) They were delicious. Nice people that helped me.

Thank bubbamd
Chicago, United States
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, we are addicted to Lady Baltimore cake and cupcakes to start. The other cupcake flavors are lovely as well. Every cookie flavor is a delight. This is an absolute do. We typically order ahead for special items.

Thank Susan L
Meriden, Connecticut
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189 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I called in an order from out of state to pick up while in town for my daughters graduation. The gentleman on the phone was great. I wanted two dozen cupcakes, and he suggested a variety. I thought that was a great idea. The order was waiting for me when I arrived. 12 different flavors of cupcakes. Each one fresh... More 

Thank jlkkshic
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119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This is our third time here. Each time I think it gets better. The cupcakes are $3 each, and they are not large sized, but in my opinion, the quality and taste is so worth it. I had the almond with raspberry filling and its out of this world. The ginger molasses cookies are insanely good. I've seen more people... More 

Thank GretaPiggy
Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Sugar is a must when downtown. A super cute shop and devilishly delicious treats. The chocolate cupcake with honey icing is the best! They have something for everyone with an old southern feel that is delightful!

Thank kataybay
Kansas City
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We happened past the Bakeshop after eating at Hominy. So glad we did. Wonderful shop with gifts, as well as goodies. Purchased two cupcakes, and three cookies. Right now I wish I could have one!! The cupcakes are gorgeous, with sugar crystalized fruit (blueberries) on top, then 1/3 of an inch of the creamiest frosting, and then the cake-incredible. It... More 

Thank KCMaureen
Batavia, Illinois
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for the first time on a Monday afternoon. The girls behind the counter were friendly & helpful. The lemon curd cupcakes were absolutely delicious! Will return!

Thank Bonita L
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Just amazing. We got a whole box of cupcakes to try out some different kinds. They were all incredibly, unbelievably good. These people really know what they are doing, and they are doing it up right.

Thank realgeorgiapeach
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch at hominy grill and walked down to Sugar. There were many options of cupcakes and cookies. I picked vanilla and my mom had lime curd with coconut. There wasn't a line and both benches out front were empty. We enjoyed our cupcakes while relaxing on the bench. The frosting is the best I've ever had and I... More 

Thank Stacia M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591/2 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: 843.579.2891

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?