Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Where are you located?
1925 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ 07040. We are on the corner of Springfield Avenue & Indiana Street, just a half mile up from the Union WholeFoods. We have seven parking spaces available on Indiana Street right in front of our shop.
Q. What are your prices?
1 dozen minis $18 + tax
6 minis $9 + tax
$1.75 + tax for less than 6
1 dozen regular $36 + tax
6 regular $18 + tax
$3.25 + tax for less than 6
Q. Is it necessary to place an order in advance?
We are baking cupcakes in 30 flavors everyday in small batches, available in mini and regular size. We also bake 4 flavors of Jumbo’s in very limited quantities daily: Vanilla, Chocolate, Black Velvet & Birthday cake.
If you need more than 6 of any particular flavor or a jumbo in any flavor please give us 48 hours notice.
Q. What are your store hours?
We open at 10am every day and close at the following hours:
Directions to store:
Route 78 East: Take Exit 49B towards Maplewood/Millburn. Merge onto Rt. 124 East/Springfield Avenue towards Maplewood. Gigi’s Cupcakes is one mile on the right at the corner of Indiana Street.
Q. What makes your cupcakes so special?
We bake everything in small batches, to order. We ONLY use the finest ingredients, like pure vanilla and vanilla beans from Madagascar, Valrhona cocoa, Ghirardelli chocolate and REAL creamery butter. Every cupcake is made by hand with love!
Q. Do you bake gluten free products?
Yes! We bake vanilla and chocolate gluten free cupcakes daily in mini & regular sizes. All of our amazing frostings are gluten free. Give us 48 hours notice and you are guaranteed how ever many you need. Other wise they are first come first serve just like all the rest.
Q. How long has Gigi’s Cupcakes been open for business?
We started baking when we were kids and began serving our local customers in 2004. We continue to serve, cater and deliver cupcakes throughout the NY/NJ Metro Area. We’re constantly creating new flavors and are open for suggestions!
Q. Do you do wedding cupcakes?
Yes we do. Call us to discuss the perfect display for your special day.
Q. How much advance notice is required?
48 hours notice is requested for any order of 6 or more of any cake flavor. Because we are “Sweetness Made To Order” we bake a limited supply every day. 48 hours notice is enough time for almost all cupcake orders.
Q. How long do Gigi’s Cupcakes stay fresh?
If you store your cupcakes in an airtight container below 70 degrees they will last for up to 3 days. They can be refrigerated or frozen as well; just make sure to bring them to room temperature before serving for best results!
Q. How do I pay for Gigi’s Cupcakes?
We accept Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Debit Cards and American Express.
Q. Are your products nut free?
We cannot guarantee that our chocolate chips or Mini M&M’s have not come into contact with some form of nut or nut oil substance. Therefore, we suggest if you have an allergic reaction to any nut-based substances, you should refrain from purchasing our baked goods that contain chocolate, chocolate chips or Mini M&M’s. We suggest you order Vanilla Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream.
Q. Can I come in and purchase an assortment?
Yes, you can come in and purchase an assortment of flavors anytime! For spur of the moment orders an assortment is actually preferred