We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Colonial Cupcakes

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
611 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5901
+1 540-373-6960
Website
Today
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 15: English reviews
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2016

A little pricey but overall good cupcakes. Waited quite a while to be waited on until sales person got off the phone. But to be fair we have all had calls at work at inopportune times.

Helpful?
Thank diannecalvin
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2015

Love the ambiance as well as the cupcakes. It’s great to stop in and get something to satisfy your sweet tooth or pickup enough for an event or family. Nice selection of flavors – mini’s and full-size. The staff are very nice and helpful.

Helpful?
1 Thank Donna B
York, Maine
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had CC prepare a two tiered cake for our daughter's wedding. It was beautiful. On earlier visits we taste tested a number of their various cupcake cake and frosting flavors -- outstanding.

Helpful?
Thank chartyork
Stafford, Virginia
Level Contributor
69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We have been to Colonial Cupcakes both before and after being gluten free. Both are great, but the gluten free cakes have to be the best. We get them for birthday parties...and everyone raves about how amazing they are. It's not "for a gluten free cupcake, those are good". It's simply "those cupcakes are amazing". Lemon, chocolate, red velvet...all amazing.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Barbie S
Bel Air MD
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 8, 2014

We visited Colonial Cupcakes this past weekend when we were looking for a little treat in Fredericksburg. We're all familiar with a cupcake shop or bakery, but this quaint place does things a little differently. You get to choose your cupcake flavor AND what kind of frosting you want on it. The day we visited, they also had mini "mystery"... More 

Helpful?
Thank kim p
Owings Mills, Maryland
Level Contributor
517 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 438 helpful votes
Reviewed August 25, 2014

We got several combinations of cupcakes and icing and we think that the icings are the best we're had. Light, sweet and flavorful on the cakes. The cakes are just so so, unless it is fresh from the kitchen. If you make a cupcake sandwich - it is the best....

Helpful?
Thank Judy J
Aberdeen, Maryland
Level Contributor
63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2014

Liked this shop for their different take on cupcakes. You choose your flavor cupcake from 2 or 3 different flavors, liked being able to choose the frosting I wanted, out of 4 kinds, and then the sprinkle bar to decorate them. Like the comfy seating area with couches. Also like the free cupcake we got when buying two, cause of... More 

Helpful?
Thank donna b
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 15, 2014

I like that they have all sorts of flavors to choose from. You can get some crazy frosting on your cupcakes. The price was too much for me. The cupcakes were not all that special. What makes them unique is the flavoring. Nice atmosphere and great location. I love that they offer a seating area inside and one outside in... More 

Helpful?
Thank charlie1694
FREDERICKSBURG
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed April 28, 2014

Good, but the icing is too sweet. There are some interesting flavors, but it's hard to taste anything but sugar.

Helpful?
Thank Rebecca22193
Purcellville, Virginia
Level Contributor
47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in so my 4 year old could get a cupcake. I like how you can choose a cupcake and choose the icing you want. They put the icing on fresh which is nice. We went in around 5 pm on a beautiful Saturday so I am sure they were coming off a busy day, but unfortunately they didn't... More 

Helpful?
Thank Michelle N

Travelers who viewed Colonial Cupcakes also viewed

 

Been to Colonial Cupcakes? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-373-6960

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Colonial Cupcakes staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?