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Magnolia Bakery

107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
+1 212-682-3588
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (202 reviews)
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09:00 - 23:30All hours
107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
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1 - 10 of 397 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We went here for an after dinner treat. I had the coconut cake and my husband had the magic bar cookie. The cake was moist, dense and delicious. The magic bar was also top notch. The service at the cake station needs some work. I...More

Thank lutzboy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cakes and cupcakes are all delicious! Really loved it here, enjoyed a latte to go with my food, can get a little busy but that is expected.

Thank Steff193
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm giving this a very good rating, but to be fair, it's between very good and average. Magnolia's baked goods are very good, they have a fine selection of many different desserts, and it all looks great. The brownies were very good, but there really...More

Thank Valleyblue
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This wasn't on my list of places to visit in NYC but we happened to walk by and I'm familiar with the cupcakes thanks to Sex & the city...so I decided to drop in on our way back to the hotel. I'm so glad I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the bakery on Father's Day. The people working were not friendly, especially the older women at the register. The cupcakes were so dry. In fact, the paper wrapping the cupcakes was peeling off already. The cupcakes do not compare to Sprinkles or Georgetown....More

Thank laperla
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had key lime and a turtle-ish one (can't remember the name) and both were delicious. The very best cheesecake we've ever had and we will make sure to stop here every time we come to NYC!!

Thank rrogge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service with a smile. I went for something sweet and was Reccomended the red velvet cupcake. The cupcake was light but rich and delicious. A nice stop on 42 street. Give it a try.

Thank mikesgbear1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the city for the weekend for a friend's birthday. We had ordered a small birthday cake since we would be passing through Grand Central. They gave us a separate box with disposable plates, cutlery and napkins without us asking for them. The...More

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent atmosphere,cakes and drinks. The best New York cheese I have ever eaten , try to visit the original shop near the Lincoln centre.

Thank djmmyv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here with my family because someone had suggested their banana pudding. When we went there, we ordered a large banana pudding and it was heavenly, Out of the world, too good for words!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We had some other things too but the banana pudding...More

Thank anush20
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 00:30
09:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5614
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-682-3588
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