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“Extra disapointment.”
2 of 5 bubbles Review of crumbs - CLOSED

crumbs
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery
Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Extra disapointment.”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2012 via mobile

Went there based on reviews but oh god, only go there if you want deadly sugary cupcakes. Took coffee toffee, and caramel sea salt cupcakes. Both had 2 inches of icing, stuff with heavy caramel inside, and the cake didnt feel fully cooked in my mouth. The tastes didnt ...taste. almost only taste sugar, sugar, and oh, sugar. Disapointed by the famous NY cupcakes!

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English first
Brooklyn, New York
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“One of the areas tops!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2012

As a professional chef this is one of my favorite nooks. They are not the best in the city but they are right on the doorstep. They have a great diverse and happy staff, that in itself immediately upgrades whatever they are selling. I have been here more than 50 times and have never experienced an employee with a funky, nasty or unpleasant attitude or greeting.

The shop is small but always busy, I visit mostly late nights and the choices are great from the eclectic and different to the really plain and simple. The portions are fantastic -my diabetes would beg to differ- and can be pricey but I think they are well priced for the quality, artistry and most importantly great tastes!

The prices are amazing for Times Square. There are other places within a few feet of Crumbs that have smaller inferior offerings for twice as much money.

Crumbs has tiny, small and are known for LARGE portions! thinking about it, I have never ordered anything here but the cupcakes and I think a cookie. My favorites are the Dulce Leche and the White Chocolate Butter Scotch.

This is not an eat in location, it is a pick up and go. There are no public restrooms, tables or other amenities as such. They focus on a very small and specific talent and thus are one of the best at it!

Bon Appettite from The Budget Master!

  • Visited July 2012
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110 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“PLEASE OPEN ONE IN ISRAEL”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2012

WOW - nothing else can describe it

i ordered the grasshooper :) :)
mint glazing

i'll come to NY just for CRUMBS

  • Visited May 2012
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NJ
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Yummy”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2012

This is a very clean, courteous bake shop. Lots to chose from and they also have a nice little boxes to put the cupcakes in if you are giving them as gifts.

Visited May 2012
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Stockholm, Sweden
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Baba tasy”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2012

As a Howard Stern fan from abroad I couldn't wait to go to Crumbs in New York and try the Baba Booey and Artie Lange cupcakes, but unfortunatly they only had the Baba Booey when I was there. Maybe because Atrie isn't on the show anymore.

Not the best cupcake in New York maybe, but it was very good. Baba Booey should be proud. Very peanutty, chocolatey and delicious..ly.

  • Visited April 2012
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