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Lavender Moon Cupcakery

116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
+1 703-683-0588
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cupcakes” (107 reviews)
“lemon curd” (7 reviews)
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116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
Neighbourhood: Old Town
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Reviews (134)
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

The cupcakes here are amazing. My favorite cupcake is the S'mores cupcake and the Triple Belgian Chocolate cupcake. The cupcakes are well made and unique. Out of all the cupcakes I have eaten, the Lavender Moon cupcakes are #1!

Thank KalDTravel
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Slightly off the King Street stretch in Olde Town Alexandria, but well worth the extra block walk. Against Alexandria Cupcake, these win- hands down. Our go to place for special occasion dessert. The are baked fresh and don't keep well, but in my house they...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 14 July 2015

On my visit visit I had the peach/blueberry. It was light and airy and the buttercream frosting was to die for. So good I went back the next day and had the lemon/blackberry - just as good loved the lemon flavor. Don't pass this little...More

1  Thank Leigh Ann L
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We tried several cupcake shops and preferred this one hands down! Moist cake with creamy frosting... The lemon blackberry was yummy!

Thank D H
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Love these cupcakes. Better than the other gourmet cupcakes in the area. These are adult cupcakes with a sophisticated flavor. They are too expensive to give to kids to gulp down and not enjoy the refined flavor.

Thank john k
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Very nice cupcakes! Not quite as good as Georgwtown Cupcakes but very good and nice staff. Easy to get in and out

Thank sbowers56
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Many varieties of cupcakes are available. All are wonderful, but nothing can top their lemon curd cupcake.

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Its off the beaten track (that is S Royal) if all you do is walk on King street. I live in OT and have sampled every cupcake place, this is ONE and ONLY place I will purchase a cupcake from. Their assortment is plentiful and...More

Thank T2traveler
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The pace is very tiny. They have some kind of unique flavors, but I wasn't all that impressed. They were a bit dry and pretty small (that's actually not a bad thing) as long as the price is in line with the service. Worth trying...More

1  Thank Kate1158
Reviewed 17 March 2015

One of our favorite spots to visit in Old Town, this is a delightful little spot to buy a sweet treat, and it's usually worth it to buy some to go. They have a rotation of flavors that range from boldly yummy (I had a...More

Thank William M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 S Royal St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3328
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-0588
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