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The House of Cupcakes

30 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
+1 609-924-0085
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  • Average12%
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30 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Passing through Princeton and stopped specifically for some sweat treats. House of Cupcakes came highly recommended. Purchased a variety of six; my favorite being chocolate chip cookie dough. They also offer minis. There are a few small tables for inside seating. They offer a large...More

Thank kianme
Reviewed 8 April 2018

These cupcakes are simply too delicious and should be outlawed--gaining too much weight in Princeton. I could and would eat here everyday if I lived here. I wanted to try every different flavor but went into a diabetic coma requiring medical attention. Rename the place--Freshman...More

Thank chestpain
Reviewed 1 April 2018

More flavors available than I can remember but my choice was Reese's peanut butter chocolate cupcake. It was $2.75 per cupcake and then discounted with the more you buy options. They had a few small tables to sit down and enjoy your treat or ice...More

Thank harmonquinn
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The cupcakes are all fresh and delicious. They are also appropriate portion sizes so you can finish one without feeling overwhelmed. A variety of choices!

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My family stopped in on Sunday afternoon. It was a little crowded but we moved quickly. Kids and husband got ice cream and I ordered two cupcakes. They also sold cookies and other dessert items. Kids really liked the ice cream and my cupcakes were...More

Thank Kathydisney
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I went here for a snack before an appointment... wow!! So many yummy cupcakes had a hard time choosing one, so I got two... vanilla riot was the best cupcake I ever tasted.. cake was so moist and the icing just melted...More

Thank Dorrie207
Reviewed 1 November 2017

moist cakes, not too sweet icings and all the choices of different flavors - it was hard to choose. The staff was very friendly too.

Thank Kasia Z
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I just adore cupcakes, and they are the one sweet I will always indulge in. I have tried them all over the country, and none compare to The House of Cupcakes! there are so many options, and even though they can be pricey, they are...More

Thank Matanda28
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

OK, so we really love cupcakes. We have been to too many "famous" cupcake shops in NYC, Boston, NYC Suburbs and beyond.... and they are all good, but not perfect. Sometimes the cake is too dry, sometimes the frosting is too sweet, sometimes the cake...More

Thank robink62
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

If your a fan of cupcakes you'll probably really like house of cupcakes. I loved the variety, absolutely something for every taste. The cupcakes are fresh. Also got a walnut chocolate chip cookie that was delicious and a cronut with Bavarian cream inside, also good....More

Thank Carolyn S
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-0085
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The House of Cupcakes is a recent winner of "Cupcake Wars" on The Food Network.
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