|Venue name:||Buttercup Bake Shop|
973 Second Ave
|Cross street:||between 51st and 52nd Sts|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Wed 8am–9pm; Thu, Fri 8am–10pm; Sat 10am–10pm; Sun 10am–7pm|
|Transport:||Subway: E, M to Fifth Ave–53rd St; 6 to 51st St|
|Price:||Average cupcake: $2.25. AmEx, MC, V|
A venture from one of the founding partners of Magnolia Bakery, Buttercup sells cakes, pies and other sweet treats—including, unsurprisingly, cupcakes.