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Alexandria Cupcake

1022 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2923
+1 703-299-9099
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“cupcakes” (78 reviews)
“lemon cupcake” (4 reviews)
“red velvet” (10 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
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1022 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2923
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Admittedly - we’re suckers for cupcakes and we enjoy sitting in the window and watching people stroll by. Sadly, the staff was a bit melancholy-it wasn’t when we visited last year. Good cupcakes though and worth stopping by. Would have given 4 stars if staff...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank amyk2015
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to ask for directions and ended up buying cupcakes and edible cookie dough, lol. It was delish. The young ladies were helpful and spot-on were their restaurant recommendations, also. Thanks!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Suni33
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Not a huge selection, but peanut butter chocolateones are to die for. Don’t miss this if in Old Town. It’s next to Hank’s Oyster bar

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Renata2908
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Checked this place out as advised by a baker friend. Unfortunately by the time we got there, there were no specialty flavors left which was disappointing but understandable. Dark chocolate with vanilla frosting was delish

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DelJulie
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Cute little shop with delicious cupcakes. Staff was friendly and helpful. The red velvet was my favorite.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

These cupcakes are amazing! They are fresh and light and full of flavor. Small little seating area with only one table. It’s a order and go type of place with great cupcakes.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank chasandboyd
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Cupcakes are very fresh and tasty. We had a vanilla chocola and a peanut butter and the frosting was the best part. The only bad part is that their selection is limited.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Blanca C
Reviewed 11 June 2018

They have a great variety of cupcakes. I'm pretty partial to the chocolate ones. But there are others as well red velvet and very good peanut butter to name just a few. Nice and friendly staff too who are more than happy to tell what;s...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jasindc
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We visit Alexandria about once per year and I always stop in to Alexandria Cupcake for a vanilla bean cupcake. Yes, they have many exotic flavors, but you just can't go wrong with a vanilla bean cupcake with a fresh blueberry on top from here....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CharleneD72
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This used to be my absolute favorite cupcakery, having experienced them monthly for many years until this past week when I detected a change in their frosting composition. The frosting is tastes more "oily" than creamy (for lack of a more culinary way to define...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NicholasS2583
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Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1022 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-299-9099
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