Austin February 08, 2018
7 Austin Bakeries That Will Make You Think You Died And Went To Cupcake Heaven
Everyone loves a sugary pick-me-up, and sometimes you don’t need an excuse to indulge. These 7 bakeries in Austin are as sweet as they are adorable, and you’ll fall in love from the minute you walk through the door. These local businesses will make you think you died and went to cupcake heaven.
1. Sugar Mama's Bakeshop
Sugar Mama's famously won an episode of Food Network's "Cupcake Wars," and after one bite of their scrumptious creations you'll understand why! Sugar Mama's puts a creative spin on typical cupcake flavors. Rotating flavors include baklava and passion fruit meringue. They also have vegan and gluten free options! You can taste this goodness at 1905 S 1st Street or 2406 Manor Road Suite B.
2. Capital City Bakery
This vegan bakery proves that you don't need eggs to create mouthwatering sweets. Capital City Bakery's enormous selection will make your sweet tooth go crazy. Dig in to their decadently moist cupcakes at 2211 E Cesar Chavez St.
3. Hey Cupcake!
It's hard not to smile when you're eating sweets from Austin's favorite cupcake trailer. This local business has three locations throughout the city, so it's never been easier to get your cupcake fix! Visit their bakery at 5530 Burnet Road or their trailers at 1511 S. Congress and 1720 Barton Springs Rd. With new flavors popping in each month, there's always something exciting in store!
4. Quack's 43rd Street Bakery
Quack's makes everything from pies to cinnamon rolls, but their cupcakes are out of this world. This quaint bakery is tucked away in Hyde Park, and it's the perfect place for an intense study session or a leisurely afternoon tea. Quack's is located at 411 E 43rd St.
5. Crema Bakery and Cafe
Your heart will nearly leap out of your chest when you lay eyes on Crema Bakery's confections. If that Boston cream pie cupcake doesn't fire up your sweet tooth, then their adorable sugar cookies will. Visit Crema Bakery and Cafe at 9001 Brodie Ln, Ste B3.
6. Walton's Fancy and Staple
Actress Sandra Bullock opened this charming bistro and bakery at 609 West 6th Street about nine years ago, and it's been a local favorite ever since. Looking to surprise your beau? Walton's Fancy and Staple is your one-stop shop. Here, you can buy gorgeous flowers along with those sugary treats.
7. Wild Wood Bakehouse
Gluten free doesn't have to mean flavor free! Wild Wood Bakehouse is redefining tasty pastries. Specializing in vegan and gluten free baked goods, this local business makes tasty treats accessible to everyone. You can visit these genius bakers at 3016 Guadalupe St #200.
What’s your favorite cupcake bakery in Austin?