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The 15 Best Cupcake Shops In Philadelphia

Updated: June 28, 2022

These Philadelphia venues take the cake with their delicious cupcakes! To bring you only the best cupcakes in Philadelphia we analyzed top review, articles, and ranking sites. Sample a lemon cupcake or a decadent chocolate ganache cupcake - both will be delicious coming from these stores!

Find the perfect Cupcakes spot

Cake Life Bake Shop

Desserts, $, FishtownDesserts, $Philadelphia, Fishtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2022

    Where to Eat in Fishtown

    Eater, 2022
  • Infatuation

    The Best Restaurants In Fishtown

    Infatuation

The Sweet Life Bakeshop

Desserts, $, Bella VistaDesserts, $Philadelphia, Bella Vista
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for desserts in Philadelphia

    Hoodline, 2020
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Small bites: Where to celebrate National Cupcake Day in Philadelphia

    Hoodline, 2019

The Frosted Fox Cake Shop

Desserts, $, Mount Airy EastDesserts, $Philadelphia, Mount Airy East
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Check out the 4 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Mount Airy East neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2020

Heart and Soul Bakery

Desserts, RittenhouseDessertsPhiladelphia, Rittenhouse
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Nutmeg Cake Design

Desserts, $$, ManayunkDesserts, $$Philadelphia, Manayunk
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Beehive Bake Shop

Desserts, FishtownDessertsPhiladelphia, Fishtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Ramona Susan's Bake Shop

Desserts, Graduate HospitalDessertsPhiladelphia, Graduate Hospital
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Little Miz Cupcake

Desserts, Allegheny WestDessertsPhiladelphia, Allegheny West
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 5.0

ImagiCakes Cake Designers

Desserts, $$, DunlapDesserts, $$Philadelphia, Dunlap
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 5.0

Lily Of The Valley Cupcakery and Café

Desserts, $, Germantown WestsideDesserts, $Philadelphia, Germantown Westside
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Baker Brothers

Desserts, $, WhitmanDesserts, $Philadelphia, Whitman
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Terrace Street Bakery & Cafe

Desserts, $$, WissahickonDesserts, $$Philadelphia, Wissahickon
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Night Kitchen

Bakery, $$, Chestnut HillBakery, $$Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Termini Bros Bakery

Bakery, $$, Passyunk SquareBakery, $$Philadelphia, Passyunk Square
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Whipped Bakeshop

Desserts, $, FishtownDesserts, $Philadelphia, Fishtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How does it work?

Finding the best Cupcakes spots in Philadelphia can take way too long. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 16402 Philadelphia restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 770 top lists and articles from the likes of Hoodline, Infatuation and Eater. The restaurants you see have been featured in Hoodline - Check out the 4 most popular spots in Philadelphia's Mount Airy East neighborhood, Infatuation - The Best Restaurants In Fishtown and Eater - Where to Eat in Fishtown. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

There are 6 cupcake spots in Philadelphia.

Soy Cafe and P S & Co are the highest-rated vegan cupcakes places in Philadelphia.

Soy Cafe, Cake, and Rybrew have outdoor seating and cupcakes in Philadelphia.

Soy Cafe, Rybrew, and Gilben's Bakery are the highest-rated cupcake spots for a pick-up order in Philadelphia.

Soy Cafe, Cake, and Rybrew are the highest-rated late-night spots for cupcakes in Philadelphia.

Drink pairing tips for Cupcakes

  • cappucino and cupcake


    cappucino goes great with the sweet flavors of cupcake because the pairing_drink_ingredients in the cappucino make it milky.

  • The perfect match for your coconut cake

    Experts recommend pairing a coconut cake with a glass of Champagne, a popular sparkling wine.

  • The ideal drink pairing for fruit cake

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for fruit cake can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some fortified wine, particularly a glass of sherry. This, sweet, fortified wine balances the rich fruit cake.

Fun facts about Cupcakes

  • A 15,032 pounds feast

    In 2004, the chefs broke the world record by making the wedding cake, weighing 15,032 pounds.

  • Amazing Cupcakes in New Orleans

    Why don’t you try something new this year and head to the King Cake Festival in The United States? Take part in the cake competition or just enjoy the festival as a whole. We recommend it!

  • The best day for lemon cupcake

    December is when people in The United States celebrate lemon cupcake - it is National Lemon Cupcake Day!

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