Can’t decide whether to have a glass of wine or a decadent cupcake? Then why not do both? Hot Pink Cake Stand is a little gem along the streets of Downtown Wilmington, and this tasty destination serves up a world of traditional and more unusual cupcakes, as well as a delectable selection of wines (and coffees for something lighter), which when combined, creates a perfectly indulgent afternoon snack or pick-me-up.

Hot Pink Cake Stand is easy to find along Front Street, thanks to the hot pink-striped awning and the outside specials’ board that advertises the latest flavors. Patrons can opt for a classic cake / icing combination, with traditional flavors like vanilla, chocolate, lemon, coconut, red velvet, carrot and chocolate peanut butter, or can opt for something more unusual and creative. In fact, there are several dozen flavors to choose from, which includes local favorites like Nutella, Chocolate Cabernet, Caramel Apple Cobbler, Mexican Hot Chocolate, Pink Champagne, and Vanilla Bean Blood Orange. With so many combinations available, cake lovers can create a personalized and individual creation to call their own. Always delicious within the cozy café setting, or on the go with a dozens of varieties to savor at home, Hot Pink Cake Stand is one of Wilmington’s most treasured guilty pleasures.

*Off-season hours may vary*
Call (910) 343-4727 for current hours.
  • Monday9:00am-6:00pm
  • Tuesday9:00am-6:00pm
  • Wednesday9:00am-6:00pm
  • Thursday9:00am-6:00pm
  • Friday9:00am-9:00pm
  • Saturday9:00am-9:00pm
  • Sunday12:00pm-6:00pm
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