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3338 University Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN, 55414, United States
TEL: (612) 378-4818

A coffee house, bakery, and cupcake shop all in one, Cupcake is the place to go for a quick meal, a caffeine boost, and a sweet treat. Adorned with a giant blue tea cup, this brick building houses a simple cafe, with a light-wood bar, glass deli cases lined with cupcakes, and a wall of freshly baked bread loves behind the counter. While the fair-trade organic coffee, scrambles made with cage-free eggs, and flatbread sandwiches are great for a meal, the cupcakes are the real stars. Popular flavors include the Paris Hilton (vanilla cake with sprinkle-covered frosting) and s'mores, and gluten-free treats are available too. Cupcake's shaded brick patio with wrought-iron tables is a great place for enjoying a mocha drink or an espresso-infused mocha cupcake.

Insider Tip:

Cupcakes get drier and frosting gets harder as the day progresses, so visit as early as possible.


Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Parking Available

Shop Type:: Gourmet shops


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