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The Short Giraffe Mini Confections

1412 State St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5729
+1 941-706-2075
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
20 Oct 2016
“amazing cupcakes”
19 Mar 2016
“Couldn't Be Hapier!”
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
1412 State St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5729
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

their cupcakes have been a staple in our house for years. We love the variety and the different mixture of flavors that they come up with.

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

How can I praise the gals at the Short Giraffe enough? They were amazing and just wonderful people! We went for our tasting and tried a dozen different things it felt like which all tasted great. Everything was made from scratch and tasted great and...More

1  Thank Camielle S
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The Short Giraffe happens to be a bakery. But you will never find another bakery like this one. The owner dreams up the most delicious and unusual combinations imaginable. Should you visit this bakery, you greatest frustration will likely be which pastry to select out...More

1  Thank steve f
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Excellent desserts. Really my favorite in town. I wish there was a store front so I could just pop in and buy one cupcake here and there. I highly recommend them for birthdays, weddings, etc.

Thank JLS123
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Without a doubt, The Short Giraffe is THE best bakery I've ever experienced. The croissants are to die for-so flakey and buttery; the scones are the best I've had; the chocolate chip cookie sammie's melt in your mouth. You can't go wrong with anything you...More

1  Thank Fitwalker
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

This is a fantastic little bakery! Definitely worth stopping in. Cookie butter cheesecake bars are sooooo good! Melt in your mouth! I will be ordering my daughter's 1st birthday cake from the short giraffe.

1  Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 24 June 2014

Short Giraffe has the best cupcakes in town! I highly recommend the cookie butter cupcake, and strawberries & champagne is a close second. We also got my daughter's birthday cake here and it was amazing. Unique, beautiful ribbon-frosting and moist delicious cake. The best!

1  Thank Jessica941
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Perfect dessert! We had the salted caramel shortbread, the lemon lavender bar, and the samosa bar.... So tasty!!

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 7 March 2014

Thank you for the delicious wedding favors! We chose these delicious Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches to hand out at the end of our wedding reception at the Powel Crosley, the guests loved them. They looked beautiful on display and tasted wonderful! We stuffed a bunch...More

Thank Deega3
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I am very glad that I found this cute little bakery. I love that it is a small local business that has a wonderful selection of pastries. I came in last minute looking for a birthday surprise and they helped me pick an assortment of...More

Thank daytonkehoe
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: 1412 State St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5729
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-706-2075
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