Cake Cravings Satisfied: the Scoop on Orlando's Best Cupcake Shops

For many of us, nothing quite hits the spot like a sugary sweet cupcake. Whether you’re craving a classic vanilla, a show-stopping red velvet, or something totally unexpected like almond shortbread, Orlando has cupcake shops serving up something special for everyone. The city is teeming with bakeries, patisseries, and specialty shops catering to your cake cravings.

If it’s classic cupcakes with a modern twist you’re looking for, Original Crumbs is the place for you. This chain has been in Orlando since its inception in 2003 and has since expanded to other cities around the country. And with over 75 flavors ranging from chocolate cherry to cotton candy, you’re sure to find something you love.

Original Crumbs boasts an extensive kosher list of items and all of their flavors are nut-free and trans fat-free. Plus, you can get your cupcake fix delivered in the same day if you live within a 100 mile radius of Orlando. If your sweet tooth’s craving cupcakes with a little extra pizazz, Original Crumbs has you covered.

Colossal Cupcakes, on the other hand, claims to have the “largest cupcakes in the universe”. Colossal’s cupcakes tower over the rest, standing 4 and a half inches tall and 5 inches in diameter. Customers can order online or in-store for pickup, and the shop offers daily specials like Two-Fer Tuesdays where you can buy one cupcake, and get another one free.

This shop makes all their jumbo cupcakes from scratch with only the finest ingredients so you get more cake, more frosting, and the most flavor - it’s like a warm hug straight from your mom’s oven. You can customize your order with a range of flavored frostings and toppings, and you can even have your cupcake artfully decorated with special designs.

If you’re looking for cupcakes with a touch of extravagance, Sugar Bug Bakery is the place for you. This charming shop specializes in extraordinary custom-ordered cakes, cupcakes, and macarons for all kinds of special occasions.

For birthdays and weddings, Sugar Bug can create vibrant and intricate cakes for up to 200 guests, or supply mini cupcakes in a range of mouthwatering flavors for graduations and baby showers. You can also customize unfrosted cupcakes with your own flavors, fillings, and toppings.

No matter your cravings, you’re sure to find a delicious treat at Orlando’s cupcake shops. Whether you’re looking for a classic vanilla, a jumbo cupcake, or something truly extraordinary, the city’s pastry-making artisans are sure to have something for every taste.