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Cupcakes on Denman

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1168 Denman St | Denman store, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2M9, Canada
+1 604-558-4986
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
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United Kingdom
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1,627 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had some Marble Slab ice cream earlier but could not resist passing up an opportunity to buy some cupcakes. There were a range of flavours, all looked enticing and we just had to buy some. They were delicious, expensive but a guilty pleasure. A good jb we shared he ice cream earlier.

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Thank PrestonGuild
Richland, Washington
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Absolutely delicious cupcakes and great staff. It was a bit spendy and I'm not sure that I would go on the regular, but it was a nice little treat!

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Thank HJE7
Bellingham, Washington
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

I try cupcakes everywhere I go. These are by far the best ever. Don't pass up a chance to try these awesome deserts.

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Thank jillinbc
Whitehorse, Yukon
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

You must try this place, if you have a hankering for something sweet and you're in the Davie/Denman Area. The cupcakes are all freshly made and as everyone knows,cupcakes are all about the icing. In my books, it is! I love Vanilla cake and vanilla icing and the cupcake i had was to die for!! Just what I needed after... More 

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Thank Runningalong
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We live close to this shop and have gone by many times thinking how tempting the cupcakes looked. Today was my son's 5th birthday so we decide the splurge and grab half a dozen different flavours for a treat. I was so disappointed in each and every flavour we tried. I LOVE cupcakes and never thought I would meet one... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

These cupcakes are on the ridiculous side of sweet... way too rich for my taste buds. The frosting tastes like it's 90% butter.

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Wicklow, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

There is a great choice of cupcakes but they are very expensive. The shop is quite small but very clean and the staff are very friendly

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Thank 605julie
Perugia, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

After a long walk from our apartment on Beach Avenue we stumbled at this cupcakes' shop on Denman st. Bought one chocolate and one mint condition cupcakes to enjoy after dinner at our apartment. They were fresh and very good. Comparable in quality to what we are used to have back home (at Alphaville, Perugia, Italy). If you're in the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Girls love to chose colorful cupcakes here, pop cakes are tempting as well, we usually buy mini cupcakes with different taste.

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Thank Phiru
Surrey, BC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Cant' seem to walk by this place without picking up a couple of Kookoos (coconut cupcake) to either eat in, or take on the run......highly addictive!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 23
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1168 Denman St | Denman store, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 604-558-4986
Description
Located on Denman Street in Vancouver, across from Raincity Grill.

A popular, retro-styled Vancouver-based retail bakery, Cupcakes specializes in whimsical cupcakes, cakes and other nostalgic baked goods made fresh daily. Co-founded by best friends Heather White and Lori Joyce in 2002, Cupcakes bakes their products from scratch and use preservative-free, basic ingredients, offering customers fresh batches of yummy goodness daily.

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West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along with the sunrise, offering breathtaking views at any time of day. The West End merges together so many looks and flavors probably because it functions a hub: its the leafy pit-stop between nightlife and entertainment venues along Davie Street, and the shopping paradise that is Robson Street, offering visitors beautiful parkland to rest on, and quick, easy food to re-fuel with in between ventures.
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