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Carytown Cupcakes

3111 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3503
+1 804-355-2253
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cupcakes” (92 reviews)
“caramel apple” (2 reviews)
“red velvet” (11 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3111 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3503
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met our food tour, River City Food Tours at Carytown Cupcakes. The decor was whimsical and filled with Harry Potter details that really accented the Potter themed cupcakes behind the glass display case. Carytown Cupcakes is the first bakery that sells alcohol; an interesting...More

Thank trelian
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I generally hate cupcakes because I am not a frosting person, I like flavorful cake. Cary town cupcakes not only have tasty frosting but the cake part is delicious too. I've been there like 3 times and every time I have been please with the...More

Thank Vitarachel
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I brought a couple of dozen to a Richmond University Football game and they disappeared within minutes! Everyone loved them

Thank lizabit2017
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of cupcakes with both basic flavors as well as some interesting ones. We ordered chocolate cake with chocolate icing as well as a chocolate chip cookie dough cupcake that had dough in the middle. They had "dirt" cupcakes and mudpie- vanilla wafer bottom...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a treat for my daughter. The selection was good, my daughter chose milk and cookies cupcake. She enjoyed. We then watched through the glass in the back the many bakers making the cupcakes.

Thank PTycz
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Was too full after eating at Can Can to get a cupcake, but loved the store and the variety! Check it out!

Thank Explorer_from_Boston
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Was visiting family and just happened to park in front of this shop on my quest to find a falafel a bit further down the street. I purchased four: lemon, apple, chocolate and red velvet. They were Moist and really good. I perceived the size...More

Thank bjfraz
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

👎🏻Workers were super unfriendly and size of cupcake was not worth price 👍🏻Cute store and GF options

Thank Toyourheartscon... .
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This cupcake place is near a shopping place in Carytown where there are great restaurants and shopping around. I bought a four pack of cupcakes and tried both vegan options and couple other tasty sounding chocolate options that I enjoyed at my hotel later that...More

Thank Rochelle757
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The hummingbird cupcake had just the right amount of banana, pineapple, coconut, and cinnamon. This place is worth a visit.

Thank LotusExplorerTravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3111 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-2253
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Carytown Cupcakes is a gourmet cupcake shop in Richmond, VA that bakes cupcakes using fresh, local ingredients daily from scratch.
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