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Kara's Cupcakes

855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2305
+1 650-326-2253
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good39%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“red velvet” (4 reviews)
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855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2305
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Loved walking around this cute, quaint shopping center to find this treat. Tasted the Chocolate GF cupcAke with butter chocolate icing. The cupcake was tasty and soft with super yummy icing. Wish the had even more GF options.

Thank ljanegrl
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Kara's cupcakes is a cute place to stop and grab a cupcake. They have many flavors and is very similar to a Sprinkles. It is in a great location and is a cute place for photos.

Thank the2travelingsisters
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Due to the helpful staff I was able to order a Birthday treat for a friend in Cali from my home in England! It was really simple to sort out - the staff were really helpful over the phone and the online ordering system was...More

Thank Niamh C
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Special cupcakes is what it is all about. They have a good variety, and each is special in its own right. Great at any age.

Thank Breakfast-42D2
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I don't understand people who don't like frosting, who eat the cake or the cupcake but eschew the best part. You know who you are. Don't go to Kara's Cupcakes. All the fun will be lost on you, unless you take along a pal who...More

Thank 198maribethh
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We stumbled on this place at the right time while browsing nearby shops. Good selection of cupcakes, and a big thumbs up from our group. Not too heavy, and no overkill on the icing. BIG MISSED OPPORTUNITY: No coffee!

Thank PacPete
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The cupcakes here came as a sugar injection into our bloodstream after a long business day. They were nice and tasty although the place is a bit pricy.

Thank TheGlacierist
Reviewed 14 November 2015

The first time we went here, we had vanilla cupcakes and they were divine! Moist, flavorful, and delicious. We came back a second time and decided to try some different flavors (red velvet, chocolate, lemon, and vanilla again). The vanilla was still great and the...More

Thank CalebnZan
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We were celebrating 4 family birthdays and found Kara's Cupcakes online. The hardest part is choosing which variety...Raspberry! (delish!) Meyer Lemon! Red Velvet! various Chocolate! They also carried tiny cupcakes so you could get a guilt free assortment. They were nicely decorated with cute decorative...More

Reviewed 19 October 2015

Kara's Cupcakes are our go-to cupcakes in the Bay Area. Kara offers regular size and mini cupcakes in delicious flavors. My daughter loves the Gluten Free options which look exactly the same (and imho taste even better) than the regular cupcakes. Kara's cupcakes also offer...More

Thank 100Sharone
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US$5 - US$10
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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  • Address: 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2305
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-326-2253
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