Kara’s Cupcakes

$ $
3055 Olin Ave (btwn S. Winchester Rd. & Santana Row)
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 260-2222
10:00am - 9:00pm
10:00am - 9:00pm
10:00am - 9:00pm
10:00am - 9:00pm
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 9:00pm


  • SF Weekly's Best of Winner 2010 - Reader's Poll - BEST CUPCAKES
  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 Winner - Reader's Poll - BEST CUPCAKES
  • The smores cupcakes are pure genius.
  • Don't waste your calories on anything but the s'mores cupcakes! Sooo goood!
  • Really great moist & flavorful carrot cake!
  • The s'mores cupcakes are soooooo good!!!!!!! :D
  • The S'mores cupcakes is yummy and it has a graham cracker bottom.
  • Scrumptiously coiffed cupcakes made with locally, sustainably-farmed ingredients (and less sugar), no dyes or preservatives, and are mere hours sometimes minutes out of the oven when you get them.
  • cupcakes, mini cupcakes
  • Please stop using almond extract in your coconut cupcake frosting. I want to taste coconut, not almond!
  • S'more of Kara's Cupcakes please! Red velvet
  • Chocolate velvet cupcakes are heaven.
  • Not a ton to choose from, but really tasty!
  • Everything is good. Just bring your wallet - a bit pricey.
  • Everything!! But red velvet, and the chocolate ganache with sea salt, and the pumpkin cupcakes are my favorite.
  • My fave is the peanut butter milk chocolate ganache cupcake!
  • $3.50 for a cupcake? Pricey. But D-E-L-I-C-I-O-U-S, recommend the Meyer Lemon.
  • Try the Meyer lemony lemon: the lemon curd in the center was a tangy surprise!
  • Chocolate Velvet and Banana Kara are great!

Nearby places

3055 Olin Ave (Piazza Di Valencia)
3055 Olin Ave, Ste 1035
355 Santana Row