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Erin McKenna’s Bakery

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248 Broome St, Between Orchard and Ludlow, New York City, NY 10002-3855
+1 855-462-2292
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“donuts” (30 reviews)
“brownie” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
248 Broome St, Between Orchard and Ludlow, New York City, NY 10002-3855
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Reviewed November 16, 2014

Red velvet donuts were amazing! Totally worth the F train trip from Times Square. Fun to walk past the Beastie Boys 'Paul's Boutique' mural on my way too.

Thank bluterbach
Reviewed October 2, 2014

Babycakes is one of the first bakeries to offer gluten free treats. They even have vegan treats. They must have a special magic, because their goods are really unique and intriguing. You would not confuse them for regular gluten-baked goods, however they are delicious in...More

Thank holly c
Reviewed August 24, 2014

We actually went into the Manhattan location and ordered. They do a great job of stating and fulfilling their mission (to provide good desserts so that vegan and gluten free people can indulge). My wife has been gluten free for about 6 months now and...More

1  Thank pnwtoc
Reviewed June 23, 2014

If it mightn't be a crime, I would have spiked these pathetic, dry, tasteless, cupcake Imposters straight at the face of the dirty frocked server. I had the basic vanilla which tasted like foam. In addition to being nearly $5 a pop for these ever...More

Thank Catalaq
Reviewed May 25, 2014

I recently became vegan, and one of the hardest things to give up is bakery treats. Before we visited NYC in April, I asked for vegan suggestions for restaurants on Chowhound, and several people recommended Babycakes. It's just a bakery with very little room to...More

Thank freedshop
Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great gluten free cupcakes and other treats. Believe me, you will not miss the gluten with these tasty deserts. They also do pre-ordered cakes for special occasions.

Thank Marciahi
Reviewed December 30, 2013

There are few places that caters to your allergies which makes it difficult to have a nice little treat and that’s why this place is my favorite of all in NYC as they do listen and serve according to your requirements and allergy needs. Plus...More

1  Thank Silas K
Reviewed December 25, 2013

First of all, vegan and gluten free can be difficult. I give them credit, their product is really good. I had the gingerbread cupcake with lemon frosting and enjoyed it a lot. That said, It's not in an awesome location so only go if you're...More

Thank Eatrealfood90
Reviewed December 22, 2013

Why Yes: For a long time, these guys were the only game in town for gluten free baked goods. So for that alone, I deeply appreciate their existence and am unspeakably GRATEFUL. Because for GF people, it really truly is a godsend for a GF...More

Thank GlutenFree A
Reviewed December 21, 2013

Almost everything is vegan and lactose and gluten free but you wouldn't know from the taste. Great selection and really tasty!

Thank Raoul M
Lower East Side
Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving
immigrant past and its modern transformation into a
beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side
is one of the most dynamic neighborhoods in the city.
The blocks of tenements that represented the promise
and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience
now command top dollar for new residents. Right next
to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$3 - $10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 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: 248 Broome St, Between Orchard and Ludlow, New York City, NY 10002-3855 (Formerly BabyCakes NYC)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 855-462-2292
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