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The 10 Best Cupcake Shops in Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Looking for the best Cupcakes in Seattle? To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the best Cupcakes restaurants below.

Find the perfect Cupcakes spot

Macrina Bakery & Cafe

Italian · $6 avg. main dish
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Salt and Straw

Western
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Cubes baking company

Western · $4 avg. main dish
Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Columbia City Bakery

Western · $7 avg. main dish
Seattle, Columbia City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Flying Apron

Pizza · American · $8 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5

Dahlia Bakery

Western · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Cupcake Royale

Western · $6 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Deep Sea Sugar and Salt

Western
Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Trophy Cupcakes and Party - Wallingford

Western · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Sugar Bakery & Cafe

Western · $7 avg. main dish
Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

Finding the best Cupcakes spots in Seattle can take way too long. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from experts at Hoodline, Foursquare and Flower Delivery Reviews and more. All with some Feastfox magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Hoodline - Where to celebrate National Cupcake Day in Seattle, Foursquare - The 15 Best Places for Cupcakes in Seattle and Flower Delivery Reviews - The 6 Best Options for Cupcake Delivery in Seattle. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Seattle Cupcakes.

Drink pairing tips for Cupcakes

  • Sauvignon Blanc and lemon cupcake


    When considering what goes best with lemon cupcake, we recommend a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, it truly complements the dish as it highlights the lemon flavours in the wine.


  • A great drink pairing for chocolate cupcake

    Knowing what to pair with chocolate cupcake can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some red wine, particularly a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon. This, full-bodied, red wine balances the rich chocolate cupcake.

  • The perfect complement to strawberry cupcake


    Experts often pair strawberry cupcake with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts about Cupcakes

  • The first ever cupcake

    Amelia Simmons is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous cupcake.

  • The record holder

    On November 2, 2011, United States’s Cupcakes fans celebrated a new world record by the cupcake, weighing 2,594 pounds.

  • For the love of lemon cupcake

    To celebrate their passion for lemon cupcake, people in United States decided to hold an annual National Lemon Cupcake Day every December 15.

Parking tips

Parking in Seattle can be a challenge. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Cupcakes spot.

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