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Two Little Red Hens

1652 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-3110
+1 212-452-0547
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (211 reviews)
“cheesecake” (111 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1652 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-3110
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for real New York cheesecake, go here. The cheesecake is divine. The cake is not too heavy, but creamy and the crust is to die for.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We don't eat dessert often, so we're quite picky when we do. After reading reviews, we had to check this place out...twice. We had the cheesecake, the Brooklyn blackout cupcake, and the cherry pie. We also sampled small cupcakes--the carrot cake, the coconut cream, peanut...More

Thank jshelleycu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got a cupcake to go. I had the Brooklyn Chocolate. It was delicious even the next day! I could see why this bakery is so highly rated. There was a line almost out the door on a Sunday afternoon!

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small, clean and nice place. The staff is super friendly. Both cakes and cupcakes are great! Go there after a visit in the metropolitan.

Thank omry2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had read good reviews but the test was in the tasting. Oh my, not disappointed. The cupcakes are moist, deliciously tasty, the frostings are so good and they look delightful too! There is a queue out the door most days but the staff are...More

Thank joffa21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an unusual aura that was generated from this entrance, which made me give it a try before friends gathering at a nearby restaurant. I got a slice of plain cheesecake and a few micro marble cupcakes for my kids and everything tasted good....More

Thank miwa s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always get my birthday cakes here. I have for years and it never fails. It's always a cute place to have a cup of coffee and a cupcake. The best you will EVER have!

Thank kissjill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

little hole in the wall producing delightful and addictive cakes and cupcakes Brooklyn blackout rules!

Thank parksloper511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Holiday pies capital of city... order early... and often and in large quantities cause you will not regret it.. great gift giving..

Thank Seabassnow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never have I ever had such a delicious cake as Two Little Red Hens' Brooklyn Blackout Cake. Rich beyond belief. An ideal gift to bring to a dinner party. Tiny little spot with good coffee, good cakes and other sweet treats

Thank NYCmotheroftwo
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
hi, I see from the menu that there are classic cakes, specialty cakes, cheesecake, cupcakes, and pies. I wonder which one can I buy in the store directly without reservation? thanks
28 April 2017|
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Response from tml8882 | Reviewed this property |
It varies depending on the time of day and what's available. Things go quickly so if you want something specific it's best to order in advance.
lynn k
How can I purchase a gift certificate?
14 February 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from jlkkshic |
I believe you have to purchase gift certificates inside the bakery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1652 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-3110
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-452-0547
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