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Two Little Red Hens

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Upper East Side
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1652 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-3110
+1 212-452-0547
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Today
07:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 21:00
Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We took away cup cakes from this place and they were delicious. The chocolate cup cake with a gooey centre was the best. Look forward to trying more of their flavours.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a cute and heartwarming interior, matched by cute and soul-warming baked goods! I definitely recommend a quick stop here for a sweet tooth craving and a chai tea!

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Thank lemullinax
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two Little Red Hens have some of my favorite cupcakes in the city. I especially love their lighter cupcakes made with chiffon cake and filled with delicious pudding. Their regular cupcakes are good too. Shop is cute and quaint but there isn't much room to sit and stay. These cupcakes (and other desserts) are best for carry out. They also... More 

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Thank E. Malia P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent "American" bakery. Very limited seating so best for taking out classic birthday cakes and terrific cupcakes. Holiday pies and fruit pies in season.

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Thank Susan F
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their cakes are works of art while also a little bit of heaven in your mouth! Try the mini cupcakes to sample a little bit of everything but don't pass on their banana bread, seasonal muffins, cookies and pies. Holidays are VERY popular so plan ahead cause the line can be out the door and down the block! Well worth... More 

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Thank Dawn B
avon, ct
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The carrot cake at this charming bakery is wonderful--- I highly recommend it! Moist with delicious frosting.

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Thank MRH1211
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to buy a Christmas cake. We were advised by a friend of ours who praised their cakes very much. The cake was honest but be warned : this is a good cake by "American standards". Meaning loads of cream and sugar. Don't expect anything fancy or subtle. Or imaginative. This is not French pastry or Austrian pastry.... More 

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Thank fullguru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best cheesecake and cupcakes. And also the people that work there are the sweetest! Loved it and want them to move to Holland :)

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Thank Marc v
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The best bakery that i've been in the city, my faves are the cheesecake, Brooklin blackout, red velvet and the marble And the best thing is that is not overpriced!

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Thank Cinthia M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I celebrated my birthday with my girlfriend over the weekend. We got the cake here a chocolate and vanilla cake it was delicious, they wrote both of our names on the cake and everyone enjoyed it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:00
Thursday
07:30 - 21:00
Friday
07:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1652 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-3110
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-452-0547

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Upper East Side

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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of the nation's most famous attractions in a single stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the neighbourhood, and you’ll come to Park Avenue, the poshest address in the city, lined with grand apartment buildings as far as the eye can see. Even if you can’t afford the luxury goods along Madison Avenue, it’s still a great spot to window shop an afternoon away.
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