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433 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
+1 843-853-8181
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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433 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
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Reviewed 7 June 2013

I enjoyed it because the cake of the cupcake was moist. The frosting was piled on high. If you take the bottom off and put it on top you can eat it with little mess. I thought the size of the cake would be larger....More

Thank denali01
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your Cupcake! We love making the "sandwich" cupcake too! It is definitely a great way to eat it without a large mess!! Looking forward to serving you again soon! Hope you have a sweet day!

Reviewed 7 June 2013

Their cupcakes are delicious. They rotate the flavors on a daily basis so check ahead if you're looking for a certain flavor. We grabbed a half dozen and sat and ate one in the shop. Soooo good. Definitely worth a visit if you're in to...More

Thank Bouncing_Soul1203
Reviewed 2 June 2013

A little expensive for a cupcake, but it definitely was worth it. Really one of the best cupcakes I have ever had! Would most certainly recommend it here, and I would most certainly come back.

Thank Nate T
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Seriously one of the best cupcakes, if not the best, I have ever had. I wish I had eaten it my first day in Charleston rather than my last so I could have gone back and eaten more. I can only imagine what the red...More

Thank Steph L
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Expensive for one cupcake - but totally yummy. Frosting is rich - and cakes are delicious. There are drinks available in the cooler.

Thank BusyMomSC
Reviewed 16 May 2013

A nice centrally located store, with different cupcake "menus" each day. We tried the black and white and the raspberry white chocolate ones. Both were very good, though the raspberry one was better (with a real raspberry in it!). This is a nice fun place.

Thank Davigeta
Reviewed 12 May 2013

When I came across a cupcakery named Cupcake in downtown Charleston, SC it sounded like my kinda place. Their inventive flavor combinations and sky high frosting peaked my interest, but it was that first bite that sold me. The cake was delicate and flavorful yet...More

Thank DrivenMeg
Reviewed 2 May 2013 via mobile

Cupcakes were moist and full of flavor. Service was good as we were greeted immediately. We will return!

Thank thefitnessworm
Reviewed 2 May 2013

The menu of cupcakes changes daily. My sister and I visited on a wednesday. We each picked a different flavor to try. She had the red velvet which was moist and delicious. I had the chocolate one. The top half of the cupcake was hard....More

Thank Sprout19
Reviewed 22 April 2013

We spent the afternoon walking through Charleston and were very tired but kept going so we could treat ourselves!! Cupcake serves several flavors every day with special flavors that change daily. We loved the peaches and cream cupcakes the day we were there. Thank you...More

Thank GTWD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 4
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-8181
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Cupcake’s locally-owned bakery churns out innovative concoctions using the finest all-natural ingredients, like real vanilla beans, sweet cream butter, fresh fruit & rich chocolate. We top them with our signature homemade icing, colorful sprinkles, Reese's, Andes candies, chocolate covered almonds, chocolate chips & more. Enjoy one of 9 daily favorites or try one of our 50 seasonal specials!