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Occasionally Cake

8859 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-1508
+1 571-384-6400
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good21%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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8859 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-1508
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

I got my daughter a groupon for a 2-hour cake decorating class here, something she has wanted to learn for a long time. She had a fabulous time in the class. She learned the basics of preparing a cake, then on a styrofoam cake base...More

Thank TroisChatsLies
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I found a deal for a dozen cupcakes on groupon. We also saw that they were a previous winner of cake wars, and it does appear they make some amazing cakes. The cupcakes were beautiful and they were even had gluten free. The frosting was...More

Thank BrittanyP38
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My husband gave me a Groupon for the cupcake class in April. I had a fun time meeting other sugar junkies and we all learned to make cute cupcakes from fondant cutouts and buttercream frosting. The cupcakes were pre-made for us (thanks!) and that way...More

Thank kendallc-h
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our cupcake decorating class this morning with Christina. She was an excellent instructor and was patient and kind all the way. I attended with my daughters and their excitement was most obvious as we made st. Patrick's day theme decorations from fondant....More

Thank weseetheworld5
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I went to Occasionally Cakes to redeem a Groupon that I had purchased last year. It appeared that the shop was only open for pick-ups. There were only a few flavors to choose from. I've had these cupcakes from the Old Town location years ago...More

Thank Foodie-for-life315
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Purchased a dozen specialty cupcakes using a groupon here for my daughter's birthday. I was excited to have all of the different flavors, and they looked pretty. However, the flavor of all of them were....good. They were okay. I was expecting something dynamic, but no...More

6  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 25 March 2014

My friend and I were wandering around Alexandria and found this place. What a pleasant surprise! Even though the selection was a little limited, it still offered a variety of flavors. I tried the cherry limeade and the lemon drop. Both we absolutely delicious! I...More

Thank rjd21
Reviewed 8 January 2014

While visiting a friend in Alexandra, we stopped at Occasionally Cake to try some cupcakes. I ordered a Lemon cupcake and my friend ordered the Reeses cupcake. My cupcake was good, but the Reeses cupcake was way too sweet. My friend couldn't even eat half...More

1  Thank ktmk13
Reviewed 29 December 2013

My friend bought cake pops from this place and her family loved them! I loved the decor as my daughter love cupcake themes. It was cute and had a great variety of cupcakes and cupcake themes knick knacks you can buy!

Thank Candice S
Reviewed 23 October 2013

I had one of the best cupcakes from this bakery. It was an almond cupcake with chocolate ganache and coconut cream icing. It was better than an actual almond joy! They had a big selection of cupcakes to pick from that were unique flavors. The...More

Thank kmc4601
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Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8859 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-1508
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 571-384-6400
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