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Cupcake DownSouth

433 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6232
+1 843-853-8181
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

It is just as the name suggests! Cupcakes are always perfect. Moist and yummy- varying selection. It's a must every time we visit Charleston. We entrusted Cupcake for our daughter's wedding reception a few years ago- we were NOT disappointed. Ordered lots of cupcakes and...More

Thank Michelle S
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2014

Thank you so much for your sweet review! We are elated to hear you love our Cupcakes! It was our pleasure to provide the cupcakes for your daughters wedding! We love doing weddings and making their special day sweeter! Thank you for your continued support!...More

Reviewed 8 April 2014

I wandered in out of curiosity and came out so happy. They have many options to choose from. Some are your basic cupcakes, and some are such unusual flavor combinations. For instance, I ordered an orange cupcake with a candied orange slice garnish, It was...More

Thank Patty L
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2014

Thank you so much for you sweet review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Creamsicle Cupcake!! We definitely think you should take another trip to Charleston! It is a sweet place to be!

Reviewed 1 April 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped in a quick sweet snack. Had the caramel macchiato cupcake and red velvet. Both delicious and just what we wanted! Service was friendly enough. Not rude like the other reviews say but not personable enough to become a hang out...More

Thank Brandilynn11715
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We are elated to hear you loved the Caramel Macchiato and Red Velvet Cupcakes! We look forward to serving you again soon! Hope you have a sweet day!

Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

Whenever I go to Charleston, this is the first stop on my list. I sit down have a cupcake and bring a dozen back to the hotel. I wish I could give everyone in the world this like cake o'bliss!!!!

Thank zzznorlax
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a sweet review! We are so happy to hear we are the first stop on your visit to Charleston! We look forward to serving you again and hope you have a sweet day!

Reviewed 13 March 2014

I had teh Caramel Macchiato cupcake and it was amazing. Just the right size for a treat. I recommend visiting here and try one of the delicious cupcakes.

Thank Sunshine311971
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the Caramel Macchiato Cupcake! We hope you have a sweet day and look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 24 February 2014

We live in Charleston and consider "Cupcake" to be one of the many perks of the city. I get a red velvet "mega" and half a dozen assorted for my teenager's birthday every year and the girls all RAVE. These cupcakes are the best and...More

Thank TxFemme
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2014

Thank you so much for your sweet review! Our mega cupcakes make the best birthday cakes! We are thrilled to hear your daughter enjoyed it so much! We hope you have a sweet day and look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 17 February 2014

We stopped at Cupcake on a Friday afternoon for a quick treat after a day of shopping. The bakery was cute and the staff were very friendly. We were having a hard time deciding which flavors to order so the server gave us suggesting and...More

Thank AmyTravels720
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2014

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your cupcake and experience! We hope you have a sweet day and look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 20 January 2014

We had seen Cupcake Downsouth the previous day and it sounded familiar for some reason, but they were closed for a holiday break. Our group of five, which included two teenagers, needed a treat after a grueling day of sightseeing. Today was our chance! I...More

Thank doni-lei
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and visit us while in Charleston. We appreciate your feedback and will address the situation to ensure that we are able to exceed your expectations. We hope that you enjoyed your Cupcake! We...More

Reviewed 30 December 2013

If you like cupcakes, give this place a try. Very delicious and not expensive. I would recommend it to everyone.

Thank Paul R
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Thank you so much for your sweet review! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your Cupcake! We hope you have a sweet day and look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 December 2013

Beautiful cupcakes, great assortment of flavors. The red velvet was delicious! Lots of frosting! My daughter had a white and black (?). White cake, chocolate frosting. Perfect for her. They have several flavors each day, with a base of maybe 4 that are available every...More

Thank GroovyMom77
Kristin C, Public Relations Manager at Cupcake DownSouth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2013

Thank you so much for coming in and enjoying our Cupcakes! We appreciate your feedback and time to write a review. We are elated to hear how much you enjoyed your cupcakes! Our Red Velvet is our most popular! Our flavors change daily and seasonally!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 4
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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Description
Cupcake DownSouth’s three locally-owned bakeries bake innovative concoctions using the finest all-natural ingredients, like real vanilla beans, sweet cream butter, fresh fruit, and rich chocolate. We top them with our signature homemade icing, colorful sprinkles, candies, chocolate-covered almonds, chocolate chips, and more. Enjoy one of our nine daily favorites or try one of our 50 seasonal specials!
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