Best Cupcakes in Austin

There are a ton of cupcake establishments in Austin. Here's a list of some really great ones.

Updated: May 04, 2010

The Good


Sugar Mama's Bake Shop

1905 S 1st St, Ste A, Austin, TX 78704

This adorable little bakery has more than just cupcakes. But between the quality ingredients and delicious flavors, cupcakes are my favorite reason to go! HIGHLY recommend the Hemingway, a key-lime cupcake that is incredible! Favorite cupcake in town (so far)!


Lick It Bite It Or Both

11101 Burnet Rd # A140, Austin, TX 78758

Finally a cupcake shop for those of us up north. And not only are the cupcakes made from scratch, but they also sell delicious ice creams also made in-house! Their cream cheese frosting is to die for.


Delish Gourmet Bakery & Cupcake Shop

209 W 3rd St., Austin, TX 78701

Who else can make a vanilla cupcake much more than plain vanilla? Delish can with their Mexican Vanilla cupcakes!!


Cupprimo Cupcakery

8650 Spicewood Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78759

Close to Cedar Park, these cupcakes are tasty! I recommend the Strawberry cupcake as it is moist and delicious!


The not so good...


Hey Cupcake

1600 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Nothing original at this trailer. I wish I loved these cupcakes more because they were first. Unfortunately, plain flavors that taste like a box mix I could make at home. The only thing that makes their cupcakes special is the ability to inject them with cream, which just makes them too sweet.