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Sweet in the City

6350 North Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
+1 941-487-8428
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good0%
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  • Terrible40%
12 Oct 2017
“Vomit and Cow Poop - Smell it and you will regret it”
5 Apr 2017
“Cake was a disaster!”
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CUISINES
American, Italian, German, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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6350 North Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

So very disappointed in this place. Arranged to have a cupcake party for our 9 year daughter. Paid a deposit sight unseen but went a couple of days before to check the place out to plan for decorations etc. It smelt like a cross between...More

Thank ajwkmills
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We just place an order for vegan cake and cupcakes for our daughter's 15th B'day party (Quinceañero). It was an expensive order over $300. As soon as we arrived at the local with the cake, half of the frosting fell off the cake and landed...More

Thank EvelisseC
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

We are very sad to hear this. We take pride in our work and make sure that every product that leaves our bakery leaves in perfect conditions as per our client’s specifications. When your husband picked the order at 2:00 pm on Saturday, the product...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The gelato and cupcakes are wonderful. The owners couldn't be nicer! Have some gelato and take some cupcakes home for later.More

Thank Lois F
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Lois, Thank you for your great feed back! By the way I personally wanted to let you know that for the month of June we will be displaying our mini cupcakes in the front! Have a great day and hope to see you soon! Regards,...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Beautiful display of cupcakes in a small setting with nice outdoor seating. They offer a special some days with a cup of limited flavors for 99 cents. The staff is very cordial and informative. The cupcakes are all home made and are so colorful.

Thank Svenskapojke
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for your review and highlighting one of our in-store specials! Have a great day and hope to see you soon! Regards, Javier

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

As soon as you walk in you see the gelatos staring at you right in the face. The employee in the front gave me a sample of the rum raisin and it tasted like they had literally whipped the gelato right there in front of...More

Thank Julio M
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Julio, Thanks for the great feedback!

Reviewed 17 September 2016

The cupcakes are so cute and moist! It's a little hard to find but when I called them they told me it was right next to Lthe Parkway 8 Cinema -- you cannot miss it! Love this place

Thank Carlo F
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you Carlo! we hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Sweet is a joke, the owners are a joke. Went to pick up a cake I ordered a moth in adviced and it was not ready!! The owner did not even say good morning to me or anything, the only thing she said is that...More

1  Thank Isabela80
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hello, We apologize for your inconvenience. At Sweet in The City we're always striving to improve our business and customer service. Thanks for your feedback as it will help us improve! Regards, Javier

Reviewed 1 April 2015

Dealing with this bakery was a horrible experience from beginning to end. The Sarasota location does not have a working phone number so I placed my order through the owner at the St. Pete location. He initially wanted me to go into the Sarasota location...More

4  Thank Ashley H
Javier D, Owner at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hello Ashley, I believe when Sweet in The City opened in 2015 it was managed by the St. Petersburg location which probably caused all of the confusion. We are no longer managed by St. Petersburg and I apologize for your inconvenience. At Sweet in The...More

Reviewed 10 December 2014

One of the best bakery I every had a cupcake from this family own place is a great place to have a cupcake and go for a movie after your cupcake

2  Thank Rebeccaphilip1983
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience with us! For this month we have mini cupcakes displayed in the store with over 32 flavors to choose from! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 15 November 2014

My wife and I ventured out to the parkway 8 Movie Theater to see the new Dracula movie, afterwards we noticed a cute little Cupcake shop right next to the theater. My wife is a Vegan, and I have a gluten allergy. this combination makes...More

2  Thank priesthood
Javier D, Manager at Sweet in the City, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you for stopping by! Hope to see you on the next date night!

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Average prices
US$25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6350 North Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2531
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-487-8428
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Description
Sweet in The City is a dessert shop and custom cake bakery. The store offers over 32 flavors of mini cupcakes with flavors alternating everyday. If cupcakes don't hit your Sweet! spot we also have Italian gelatos and a fair selection of premium ice-cream. Our coffees are brewed on the spot and we cater in Sarasota and Bradenton for weddings, birthday parties and company events!
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