Cupcakes by Sonja

2/F Glorietta 2, East Drive, Ayala Center, Makati, Metro Manila

Cupcakes by Sonja
4.1
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94 Reviewers

  • 5 stars 35
  • 4 stars 37
  • 3 stars 20
  • 2 stars 1
  • 1 star 1
  • 110 Reviews
  • 186 Recommend
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Category:
Cupcakes
Business Hours
Reopens: 10:00a - 9:00p
Phone
+6329152936

Hours

  • Sunday
    • 10:00a - 9:00p
  • Monday
    • 10:00a - 9:00p
  • Tuesday
    • 10:00a - 9:00p
  • Wednesday
    • 10:00a - 9:00p
  • Thursday
    • 10:00a - 9:00p
  • Friday
    • 10:00a - 10:00p
  • Saturday
    • 10:00a - 10:00p

Payment Options

Cash

Most Recent Reviews

Midz S.
3.0 Stars
2

I've been hearing a lot from Sonja's donuts and I can't help but get curious on what the fuss is all about.

I found the perfect time to try this when I craved for a donut. I got their vanilla bean flavor for P65. It's not your usual donut as it wasn't sweet. The inside is similar to a custard with a hint of lemon. The outside is soft and dusted with powdered sugar.

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Eboy D.
3.0 Stars

Will be reviewing the doughnuts today. I'm a little late for this and everyone else has tried it so here is our take on Cupcakes by Sonja's doughnuts. For 75pesos it is probably the most expensive doughnut out there in the market. My Mom like the texture of the doughnut, it reminded her of the local 'donut' or bicho sold in the palengke or mang-lalako. It was soft and had the right sweetness care of the white sugar covering it. The filling was very generous. You can taste the basil flavor. We liked it. With Senior Discount the price is 56pesos. Good to try once. Delicious but pricey for a doughnut.

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Dennis O.
4.0 Stars

Finally got to try Sonja's Doughnut!!! They are now serving this doughnuts in their other branches including glorietta. When I went home last friday I was so happy this box of happiness was quietly seating on our kitchen table. My brother bought it as a pasalubong from work hahaha.

I got to try 2 variants the Vanilla Bean and the Gianduja (Hazelnut) flavor. I love both of them. The texture of the doughnut was so yummy and I love that it wasn't too sweet. Overall I love it but find it just quite expensive for doughnut. 128077

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Anna d.
5.0 Stars

I loved it.

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Ig Plummer S.
4.0 Stars

Filling overload! Bought strawberry cheesecake for P75.00.

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Annechile S.
4.0 Stars
2

Finally I was able to try one of the donuts from Sonja's. I only ordered the Creme Caramel (60php). We just had a meal and I just wanted something sweet.

Wow! This one is good! Not too sweet and the donut was super soft! Yum! 128069

Will definitely try the other flavors.

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Bella J.
4.0 Stars
4

Got to try the donuts from Cupcakes by Sonja, which first came out on the brand's 10th anniversary!

I had the chocolate and hazelnut flavored one. I loved how the donut was firm and in the right size. The sugar coating the donut was just the right amount too.

The filling was good, thick, and creamery. But I wish the chocolate and hazelnut flavor was more pronounced.

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Josette P.
4.0 Stars

Cupcakes by Sonja's 10084️ All I can say is, this is a must to try. Their Red Velvet's are so good. The cream cheese frosting blends perfectly with their moist cupcake. But then again, I am disappointed that they have increased their price when the size diminished a little. Their smores cupcake is another great buy! Don't forget to grab their Christmas cupcake during the Holidays. And, ugh. I love their bars. It's pretty pricey, but the blondie bars. Worth it!! 128525128525 They do have cakes now; red velvet, naked velvet and rainbow. Plus this croissant-cupcake thing which is good too! Everything is good. I'm just sad with the inflation changes. So yeah. 128524

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Mitch N.
4.0 Stars

Finally tried this Crupcake- it's a hybrid of croissant and cupcake! A good friend of mine gave this box for christmas 128525128536 flakey and soft texture of a croissant filled with cream and toppings depending on the flavor with a cupcake size. It's perfect pair with a cup of coffee or milk. Flavors are banana nutella, green tea, pecan pie and peanut butter speculoos!🖕🏻 Thank you again Charu Z 128139128523

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Lalaine D.
5.0 Stars

I am a big fan of cupcakes, cakes and anything sweet. It's been a while since I visited a cupcake shop. I often taste good cupcakes from other shops but this one is THE BEST!

I ordered Red Velvet Vixen, Pistachio Berries n Cream and Choco Cream Cheese Swirl. Their cupcakes are moist, full of flavors and when you're done eating, you'll beg for more 🤗 I will definitely come back and try other flavors!

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Marie H.
3.0 Stars

We needed to rest our weary feet so we plopped down at Sonja's and I ordered what seemed to me the least calorific in their display case -- a cupparon. It's a mini-cupcake topped with a macaron. I figured since it's so small, it wouldn't hurt to order 3, the red velvet, salted caramel, and hazelnut. (This is why my diet never progresses.128530) I liked the hazelnut best and the red velvet the least, which is somehow surprising given that Sonja's is known for its red velvet cupcake.

Service was just ok. I don't know if they're forbidden to leave the counter, but it would have been nice had they offered to refill our water. Anyway, since they didn't seem keen on going to the tables, I cleaned up after we ate and returned our tray to them.

On a final note, I'm all for creativity but sometimes I think these hybrid desserts don't really "create" a new product with their own distinct flavor and texture. Then again, maybe I'm overthinking this. Still, I found the cupparon less easy to handle than if I were eating just a macaron or a mini-cupcake, either of which I would have picked up with my thumb and forefinger and popped in my mouth. A cupparon however is a little taller and does not easily fit in my mouth. Hence, the need for a fork to break it down. So this is where it gets a little messy because a macaron is delicate with a shell that does not yield into just two neat portions, but breaks into pieces. Maybe I'm a tad OC, but I wanted to ask whoever created this -- how do you eat this with dignity?

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Maudie V.
3.0 Stars

Right: Peppermint Patty, a favorite for my daughter... It was good chocolate cupcake with that pink minty frosting that didn't taste like toothpaste... I get why she likes it.

Left: I ordered the slice of red velvet layered with devil's food chocolate cake. I forgot what it's called. It had cream cheese frosting around it. But this was served room temperature. I think I would have liked it a bit cooler. The cream cheese was a bit melted. The cake was also a bit dry. Couldn't figure out which one. But it's expected since I got the slice that was the last in the display so maybe it had been standing alone for long.

I should have just gone for Elvis cupcake as I first wanted to do so... 128532

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Vin-Kristine V.
4.0 Stars

sweets for the diabetics!!! they have sugarfree red velvet cupcake at 110pesos a pop..

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Icynth M.
4.0 Stars

After our late lunch at Teddy's, we had to walk around. And a few hours later, we decided to get coffee. And what could be its best pair? Cupcakes!!!

Got myself their strawberry cupcake - for the love of strawberries!! 127827127827127827 Paired it with my hot Cappuccino. Ah... Yummy!

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Kia S.
5.0 Stars

Had our favorite cupcakes for merienda today. We just never get tired of eating their cupcakes. What's good about this store is that they always have new flavors to try. Each cupcake costs around 100-150 each.

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Cate C.
5.0 Stars

Pink Vanilla Sunshine is 10084️..

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Denise Marie D.
4.0 Stars

Flashback Friday.

2 years ago I got to try their branch. I was in a mood for a cupcake adventure and make no mistake I was a bit excited upon seeing their open store. Any interior design that is not common to see just wows me 128561 From their lights with hanging whisks to their colored palette chairs and wooden tables. Just a perfect setting to have my cupcake fix. 128076

So I was sure of trying their red velvet back then but I felt I wanna try out other flavors as well which is more lighter than the red velvet. Then I was struck at a bunch of cupcakes at the bottom with colorful frosting on top and went with it as well which is Vanilla Sunshine.9728

I had to go first with their Red Velvet. I love their cream cheese frosting on top but the cupcake itself back then was a bit dry for me. Good thing there was enough frosting on top just so to finish the cupcake itself. Hope they have improved it by now.

Next was the Vanilla Sunshine. The frosting on top was sweet. Just the right amount of sweetness and love love their vanilla cupcake.

Maybe I'll get to try them again within this year and make a comparison. 9786️ Here's to more cupcake adventures. 10084

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Shei M.
4.0 Stars

RED VELVET SMOOTHIE

Feeling the guilt of indluging to a sweeeeeet red velvet. Para ka nading kumain ng cupcake. Good thing I did not order one. Anyways, be ready with a bottle of water while having this smoothie 128522128525

Kinda pricey tho, but still!!!! It's yummy 10084️️

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Clarisse D.
3.0 Stars

To be honest, I came here for a socket because the cd signing session of my boys is at 6pm and it's just 12. So after eating at mcdo, i noticed there's a socket on one of the tables here. So i just tried to order an iced hazelnut latte because it kinda suits my last money for the day. So yeah. I've heard many good comments about their cupcakes, telling it's sweet and yummy. But what happened to this latte? I know it's not a cup cake but it was too sweet like they put too many sugar. I actually tasted sugar sweet, and the taste of coffee is absent. But anyway, thanks for the socket and the good reads inside the scout magazine. Awesome service, though. 128513

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Madz P.
5.0 Stars

After having lunch, my friend and I craved for something sweet so we decided to go to Cupcakes by Sonja since it was just near the restaurant where we had our lunch.

I chose the Mocha Motion cupcake to satisfy my craving. It's a chocolate cupcake with mocha buttercream and chocolate sprinkles on top. It was so good! It was moist and the sweetness level was just right. 128522

Here's a trivia: "Sonja" in Cupcakes by Sonja is actually pronounced as it is spelled: "Son-ja". All along I've been saying it as, "Son-ya". Haha!

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