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3766 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4224
+1 619-296-4173
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cupcakes” (42 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
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3766 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4224
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Every time Im in San Diego this is my Morning Fixer. Not Always a Banana Cake & A Cheesecake-With An Almond Double (Coffee) Shot. A fantastic place to sit and Watch the Morning Take Shape. It’s comfortable and very friendly. We like to meet these...More

Thank 625Johnboy1
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Oh man! These are it for me. I had a carrot cake cupcake from Babycakes and it was the most moist cupcake I've ever had. The cream cheese icing was phenomenal and it only left me wanting more. So much so that I'm going back...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Fun place to visit in Hillcrest. A bit more of a bar than a bakery The cupcakes were good, if not a little overpriced

Thank moabhikers
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Babycakes is a fun place in Hillcreat. Very good desert and drinks. Always a fun place. Had a great night out. Great fun and friendly staff. We love Beau..

Thank A. Vinnie V
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I ordered a birthday cake for my brother here because he lives in San Diego and had heard good things about this bakery. The cake tasted great, but the décor couldn't have been less appropriate. They decorated the cake, which had white icing, like a...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place is so cool and a must when visiting San Diego. We stopped in to get some cupcakes for my daughters birthday while on vacation. Such a cute location and the cupcakes were to die for. Did not disappoint at all. The staff was...More

Thank Susannah J
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I've been to Babycakes 3 times for breakfast. This time I went there for lunch. I highly recommend you order the Very Berry Chicken Salad. It's incredible. Babycakes also has a full bar. And definitely save room for a cupcake - or take a box-full...More

Thank GareThere
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We chose to host an intimate bridal shower at Babycakes. The event was held outside, on the back patio. The staff could not have been more welcoming or helpful. They allowed us to come in advance to decorate the space. We used their brown linens...More

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We picked this place because I wanted food but was also craving dessert. Spaces to sit inside and outside, both in front and behind. Was satisfied with our food, the nachos were huge! Cupcakes were delish too.

Thank frolikchocoholik
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Well seasoned and well prepared breakfasts. (Never been here for lunch.) But the cupcakes are the stars here. So don't be afraid. Stress that insulin. Go for the cupcakes!

Thank Mashuggi M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3766 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4224
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-296-4173
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