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Nora Cupcake Company

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700 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2733
+1 860-788-3150
10:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Avon, Connecticut
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was craving a cupcake and had heard of Nora's at the shops at Farmington Valley in Canton, this is there third location. I had heard that they had all kinds of flavors and that they were delicious. I reserved my calorie allowance to treat myself and was completely disapointed. The cupkates aside from being too expensive, to my dismay... More 

Thank Bekanico
Middletown, Connecticut
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

My family and I visited Nora's cupcakes on a recent Sunday afternoon. There were 6-8 mini cupcakes or normal size cupcakes to choose from. My daughters wanted the Turkey cupcake, which was made of chocolate cake and chocolate frosting and looked like a turkey. This cupcake was merely okay. I think I could have made the same cupcake at home,... More 

Thank Tony114
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285 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

NoRa cupcake bakery smells good from across the street. And it just gets better as you walk into the door of the bakery and get a glimpse of the bakers' case filled with choices. The day I went there were numerous Halloween ones [ghost, brains, etc, etc.] but I had my list. I had seen the truck at a museum... More 

Thank eitravel76
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I visited Nora Cupcake when in Middletown recently. What a waste of money! I was extremely excited to try their inventive flavors. Upon the first bite, I was immediately disappointed. Three out of the four cupcakes I purchased were stale - one so much so that it was inedible. It is also pretty evident that they are not homemade. We... More 

Thank Kro0717
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We've been to this trendy cupcakery 4 times and have had both good and bad experiences. The good experiences getting a 5 and the bad getting a 2. The first time the cupcakes were moist and the frosting was unlike anything we've had. They have the most interesting cupcake ideas like the Arnold Palmer, The Irish Car Bomb, The Elvis... More 

Thank lacklusterr
Mystic, Connecticut
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I love NoRA's Their cupcakes are always amazing and the choices are endless. The frosting is what really makes these as delicious as they are! They even have small versions of various flavors - just in case you can't make up your mind and want them all!

Thank compulsivetravel
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

First tried these at a friend's wedding and my husband was instantly hooked. They are generous with their fillings and frostings and offer fun and tasty combinations.

Thank Jessica G
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Nora cupcakes are by far the best around. We really like the Irish Car Bomb best, but we have never had one we didn't like. They are all fantastic. The choices are many, the flavors are plenty, and the taste is the best!

Thank Patricia H
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

These cupcakes are really all about the frosting. The cake itself tastes exactly the same no matter what flavor you get. I was told it's a secret. I suspect that the secret is apple juice??? Anyways, the cake is not good. I've tried many flavors. And there are a couple that I'm fond of. But a nice vanilla, buttery cake... More 

Thank Diane C
Hartford CT
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Excellent! Cupcake was moist and tasty and huge! Loved the funky decorations as well. Worth a visit for sure.

Thank DVCmemberHartfordCT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2733
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-788-3150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?