The 9 Best Cupcake Shops Near Riverside

Updated: August 7, 2022

The best things in life are sweet and these Riverside stores make the sweetest coconut cupcakes! To bring you only the best cupcakes in Riverside 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

Senzational Bakery

Desserts, RiversideDessertsRiverside, Hunter Industrial Park
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Sweet Tooth Candy Buffets

Desserts, $$, RiversideDesserts, $$Riverside, Hunter Industrial Park
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Cupcakes and Curiosities

Desserts, $, RiversideDesserts, $Riverside, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Isabella's Cupcakes & More

Desserts, $$, RiversideDesserts, $$Riverside, Canyon Crest
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Simply Cakes Etc Bakery

Bakery, $$, RiversideBakery, $$Riverside
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Cakes in Riverside, CA

    Three Best Rated

Casey's Cupcakes

Desserts, $$, RiversideDesserts, $$Riverside, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

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Cari's Homestyle Bakery

Bakery, $, ColtonBakery, $Colton
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Sweetlife Bakery

Desserts, $$, Grand TerraceDesserts, $$Grand Terrace
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

La Sabrosona Bakery

Bakery, $, RialtoBakery, $Rialto
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best Cupcakes in Riverside. We analyzed 264 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated, 10624 Riverside restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. Don’t bother looking for Three Best Rated - 3 Best Cakes in Riverside, CAwe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Cupcakes aficionado in you will rejoice.

Drink pairing tips for Cupcakes

  • The best drink pairing for cupcake

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for cupcake can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some coffee, particularly a glass of cappucino. This, milky, coffee balances the sweet cupcake.

  • Pair sherry with fruit cake

    A fruit cake can be tricky to find a fortified wine pairing for. We would suggest trying sherry. It will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal thanks to its sweet.

  • The perfect match for your strawberry cupcake

    Experts often pair strawberry cupcake with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Factoids about Cupcakes

  • A big appetite

    Stu Hayler broke the world record by eating the most jaffa cake in one sitting. The new record - that has not been beaten since - is 36 cakes.

  • A long time ago

    Harry Baker is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous chiffon cake.

  • All about chocolate cake

    National Chocolate Cake Day - have you ever heard of it? Well you better be ready to enjoy it if you’re in The United States on January 27.

Parking information

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