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Sweet Surrender

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2311 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2409
+1 502-458-6363
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10:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

There is always a great variety of sweets to choose from. I suggest frequent visits. They also serve savory items, such as healthy sandwiches, if you're worried about feeling guilty for indulging.

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Thank Sheri W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

When visiting Louisville and you have a hankering for something sweet. There is only one place you need to go to. Sweet Surrender on Frankfort Avenue. It offers great variety of cakes and pies. I recently tried their snicker trifle. Wow! The rich flavor of chocolate and caramel was amazing. I will be back again soon!

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Thank Evan R
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went for dessert during our weekend trip to Louisville. The choices of cake are really nice. We all had a hard time choosing. I had the Carmel cake with pound cake and buttercream icing. It was fantastic.

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Thank Gayle s
Louisville, Kentucky
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went there last night for dessert on our date night. We go there a couple times a year on our date nights. I tried the buckeye torte and it was so good! The filling in part of it tastes just like the center of a buckeye. It was very rich so I recommend a glass of... More 

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Thank amullins77
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I love this place! There cake is unbelievable. We go here as much as we can. One to try!

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Thank Amber W
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

wow. wow. wow! If you've got a sweet tooth THIS is the place for you! Yea, yea, $5 for a slice of cake or $2.50 for a single cookie MAY seem pricey but...uhm, it's NOT. Your cake MAY serve two people or one person twice (unless you're an over achiever like me) and the cookies can easily be split as... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

This shop offers various specialty cakes, cookies and cup cakes. Sweet aromas greeted us when we opened the door. Once we told the lady behind the counter (who happened to be the owner) that this was our first time here, she thanked us for coming and proceeded to give us the royal tour and treatment. The royal tour consisted of... More 

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Thank Aleeta P
Owensboro, Kentucky
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for something sweet to eat after spending the day in town and they had such a huge selection it was hard to choose. Our group ended up with about 5 different cakes and everyone loved their choices. I don't think you could go wrong with any choice you would make. My husband also go some cookies to go.... More 

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Thank Renee M
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53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

My family was looking for a place to get some desert after dinner. We saw Sweet Surrender on Trip Advisor and gave it a shot. All four of us had cake and we were very happy. The weather was nice enough to sit outside. This is an enjoyable place to eat and we would visit again when in Louisville.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

This is a great little cafe. Very homey and the desserts are original and delicious. Cant wait to come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2311 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-458-6363

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?