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Buttercream Bake Shop

1250 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4882
+1 202-735-0102
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastry” (3 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1250 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4882
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the queen bee pastry and cinnamon scone, yummy! Tender, flaky crust balanced with just right amount of sweetness. Good service too.

Thank Route12N
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Unknowingly having already tasted one of Tiffany MacIsaac’s fine Desserts at All Purpose Pizza, the fact that their supersize Rainbow Cookie had been made at next door Buttercream Bakeshop not discovered until days later, it was after lunch at Arroz by Mike Isabella that a...More

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A friend and I stopped in for coffee and a sweet treat. We had a thoroughly pleasurable experience, from the welcoming staff, to the warm environment, tasty latte, and exceptional Heath blondie (with gold glitter) and lemon meringue cupcake. The blondie was not too sweet...More

Thank RSEG2011
Reviewed 15 October 2017

so many decadent choices and delicious. not cheap, but special.very friendly staff and cute limited space to linger in. they make the pizza dough for next-door All Purpose Pizza

Thank Tellus9
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I came across Buttercream one morning on a trip to La Colombe coffee shop, just behind the bakery. They were out of pastries at the shop so I went to Buttercream, and I am so glad I did! Their baked goods selection was impressive with...More

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We decided to try this bakery after seeing it on one of the popular food channels.The coffee was excellent and the cinnamon scones are nothing short of amazing. Go here...you want regret it.. you can thank me later.

Thank Lovely0317
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My husband and I were in DC for a Nationals baseball game. A week before we went we saw Buttercream on the Travel Channel. Their claim to fame on the show was their Cinnascone and there is a reason. It was so good...we had ours...More

Thank BeachTraveler1025
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The cinnascone served from the warming drawer was delicious! Had to visit another morning before leaving DC for round 2 of this wonderful treat! Took a lime bar to go, also excellent. The honey vanilla latte was a bit too sweet for my taste and...More

Thank travelsfromCA
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My friend showed up at my house with a tray of their pastries, mostly chocolate with multiple variations with walnuts, hazelnuts, meringue: a small orgy of flavors that struck me as rich, well put together and with chocolate of the highest quality. Definitely a place...More

Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed 27 July 2017

SO GREAT!!!! I love this little place and pop in whenever I work at the DC Convention Ctr across the street. Their "cinnascone" is completely amazing, as is their "queen bee", and their breakfast scones are superb as well. Sort of out of the mainstream...More

Thank TomBanksJr
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4882
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-735-0102
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