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Two Little Red Hens

1652 2nd Ave, South of 86th Street, New York City, NY 10028-3110
+1 212-452-0547
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (235 reviews)
“cheesecake” (121 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
1652 2nd Ave, South of 86th Street, New York City, NY 10028-3110
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1 - 10 of 440 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Googled "best cheesecake in New York" and theirs was part of an article. Totally lived up to the hype. Friendly service too!

Thank camellia10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bought a couple of cakes German chocolate is excellent the red velvet is ok but they also sale coffee and hot chocolate. Those well with local community

Thank fc830601
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pet peeve of mine is when food looks amazing but tastes like cardboard. Two Little Red Hens is just the opposite! Tasty treats that are picture perfect!

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannost describe how beautiful their cakes and cupcakes are..and they taste even better. It is truly a pleasure to bring them to a hostess or serve to my guests. If you need a large amount - best to order in advance..there are always lines...More

1  Thank lynnsM689EI
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Such a cute find. The cupcakes are absolutely delicious! Definitely try the blackout cupcake if you need to sink your mouth into a chocolatey dessert.

1  Thank Christine L
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Stayed in an Air BnB just around the corner from here- great location! We tried the cheesecake, cherry pie, and Brooklyn black out cake. The cheesecake slice was giant and I thought it would be too sweet, but it wasn't. Have been craving one ever...More

Thank Magda P
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The are by far the best cupcakes far surpassing Magnolia any day. Many varieties and a good size. Moist and tasty. Worth the trip to the upper east side.

1  Thank MsCelia2014
Reviewed 23 December 2017

That morning was a full one. I walked thru Central Park and took some amazing pictures of Belvedere Castle then headed on to Guggenheim to look at the Brancusi Collection. Reading on the internet about a little place situated on 1652 Second Avenue at 86th...More

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious cupcakes! Great Pies and cakes too! There and several different flavored cupcakes to choose from but my favorite is the old fashioned yellow with chocolate icing. Very very small. Although they have a couple tables to sit at, it is more of a grab...More

Thank Pandora106
Reviewed 22 December 2017

amazing cupcakes!!!! The carrot cake and the blackout cake cupcakes are out of this world. The staff is super nice. One of my favorite places to visit.

Thank Christina G
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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20 November 2017|
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Response from italiano17 | Reviewed this property |
Probably, but ask the shop. They'll know for sure. Enjoy!
Alexander B
24 August 2017|
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Response from maimy76 | Reviewed this property |
It is on second Avenue between 85th and 86th St. On the east side of the street.
Alexander B
24 August 2017|
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Response from robcurtross | Reviewed this property |
Note: Google corrected their map within one hour of the time I submitted the correction. Two days and counting for TA, :(
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1652 2nd Ave, South of 86th Street, New York City, NY 10028-3110
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-452-0547
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