Candy Cakes in London's Covent Garden is cup cake heaven. Candy Cakes make bright, exciting cupcakes. Enjoy a tiny treat, a big one to share or order a giant pile of them for your wedding.
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Difficult for me to buck the trend of reviews for Candy Cakes on Monmouth street, it's as crap as they all say. After so long of nearly enticing me on a number of occasions with their decorative window display - some truly scrumptious looking examples of fine cakery behind the drool-proof, recently wiped clean sheet of glass, I finally succumbed. As good as they do indeed look, leave it there....more
Chieh T pointed Candy Cakes out to the Yelp Dining gang last Saturday when we were wandering round Covent Garden after our meal at Ba Shan.
Full marks for the exciting shop window. Bright colours, well decorated cupcakes and cute awning makes it feel exciting and draws you in to have a further peek.
However, as we were quite full and therefore had a more discerning foodie critical eye, I...more
Candy Cakes, Candy Cakes, baker's man. Bake me a better cake as fast as you can!
I've passed their Goodge St location on my lunch break at work many a times, but never had a reason to go in. After a day out at the British Museum and lunch, we sought out coffee and cake to refuel our depleted sugar reserves. We happened to pass this Candy Cakes location, and I'd found my reason to go. Like...more
The first time I saw Candy Cakes I thought I was in paradise. What a genius idea to make the much loved cupcake even better by topping it with sweeties from my childhood. Surely blending these two treats together could only result in even more deliciousness.
Tasty x tasty must = tasty squared?! What's not to like?
Well, two fairly important things actually.
1) The taste. Dry. Bland. Like...more
This place is beautiful. Totally eye catching and worth a few pictures. All the fabulous colours virtually force you to go inside and try something yummy.
But don't. seriously. don't.
The cupcakes are dry and on the tasteless side, the frosting is in no way frosty. I felt like I was going to break a tooth on mine, and when that didn't happen I did go into sugar shock from just a few...more