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Sugar Bakeshop

591/2 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403
+1 843-579-2891
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cupcakes” (171 reviews)
“lemon curd” (12 reviews)
“bake shop” (13 reviews)
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591/2 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Read the reviews and wanted to give it a try. Not disappointed! The best cupcakes ever. Off the beaten path, but easy to find.

Thank Gly2012
Reviewed 6 May 2015

We were introduced to Sugar Bakeshop after attending a King Street culinary tour--after visiting Sugar on our tour, we made it a priority to return on our visit to Charleston. They present their treats beautifully and simply. I fell in love with the grapefruit cupcake...More

Thank Phil and Amy A
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Having seen Sugar Bakery featured on The Cooking Channel, I wanted to stop here while in Charleston. We tried the mini and regular sized cupcakes. The proportion of frosting to cake on the regular sized cupcakes was not enough. The regular sized cupcakes were not...More

Thank chutneyluv
Reviewed 17 April 2015

This is a tiny little shop but has wonderful cupcakes and cookies. My chocolate cupcake with white buttercream icing and coconut was fresh and absolutely delicious. We took our cupcakes out to the side yard and sat in the lovely sunny weather enjoying our afternoon...More

2  Thank lee b
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Delicious cupcakes! Moist, fresh, fun flavor combinations. Staff was super friendly and helpful. I don't generally like cupcakes from shops (like GiGis) because I am a homemade cupcake snob , but these were amazing. We stopped in again on our way out of town to...More

2  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This bakery is in a nondescript storefront...nothing bold, bright or hugely outstanding about it.. just a nice simple place. There was a very nice middle aged man in the store who thanked us for coming and hoped we would enjoy the cupcakes.. was glad he...More

1  Thank LMF1965
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Amazing cupcakes! Great selection and quality. Worth the drive over to Cannon street. We will definitely go back next time we are in town!

1  Thank Kelli C
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Great tasting cupcakes but small for the price. Lacking in customer service. Not very helpful and seemed to be in a hurry. Lemon curd cupcake was my favorite. Also had the strawberry and the almond with raspberry filling. Smelled great in the shop and the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I go here to select a variety of cupcakes and cookies to take to diners, parties and pick up small gifts. I never leave withot coffee and a something for myself.

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I live in the Charleston area and LOVE this bakeshop! Their specialty is cupcakes. I am not a cupcake person, so I indulge in their fantastic mini lemon tarts and assorted cookies. Yum!!! In the summer months they make their own frozen pops!!! They dabble...More

Thank haywagon2
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9 February 2015|
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
I can't begin to say enough about this shop. As excellent as their cupcakes, cookies, and gingerbread house was, their service is equally impeccable. As to the cupcakes they are perfect in size and not overdone with... More
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591/2 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-579-2891
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