Best Wedding
Cake Bakers in
Kansas City

Why These Wedding Cake Bakers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Kansas City Wedding Cake Bakers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.


Adorn caters wedding cakes exclusively for weddings in the Kansas City and Lawrence metro areas, Kansas. The owner Aleta Schnitzer believes in cakes that are beautiful as well as delicious. She specializes in icing with silky, meringue style buttercream and has been featured on wedding media such as Bespoke Bride, Midwest Bride, KC Weddings, among others.

Affordable Elegance Catering

Affordable Elegance Catering is a family-owned catering business that serves the Kansas City metro area, Missouri with a combined experience of over 40 years. The business works with clients to create beautiful, customized wedding and groom's cakes in a range of sizes, shapes, and flavors. Affordable Elegance is a licensed and insured caterer and is a four-time winner of the Knot’s Best of Weddings award.

Chef Shop Baking

Chef Shop Baking’s Nancy Stark has over 30 years’ experience as a pastry chef and now serves the Kansas City metro area. Her delicious cakes and sweet tables grace weddings and other events and have received excellent reviews by customers. Chef Shop offers a signature French vanilla buttercream frosting along with a wide range of flavors and fillings for custom cakes.

Kansas City, MO 64151


Covenant Cakes, LLC

Covenant Cakes, LLC is a specialist in buttercream and fondant wedding cakes serving the Kansas City metro area, Missouri. Each cake is unique and is handcrafted to the imagination of the bride and groom. Covenant Cakes makes specially sculpted, three-dimensional, thematic grooms' cakes such as beer kegs, catfish grills, and law books.

Independence, MO 64050


Icing on the Cake

Icing on the Cake is a Better Business Bureau accredited specialist in wedding and anniversary cakes, serving the Kansas City metro area, Kansas. The shop is an expert in cakes made with homemade buttercream icing and a variety of flavors and fillings. It has won the Best of Weddings award by The Knot six times, the Brides' Choice Award by WeddingWire four times, and has been inducted into the The Knot’s Hall of Fame in 2014.

Overland Park, KS 66204



KcCakelady in Kansas City, Kansas, makes wedding cakes for couples throughout the Greater Kansas City metro area. In business for more than three years, it offers buttercream wedding cakes made by a self-taught Buttercream Artist who specializes in one-of-a-kind designs. Each cake is baked fresh and has minimal fondant accents. The business takes wedding cake bookings up to a year ahead of the couple's wedding date. Dozens of flavors and fillings are available.

Kansas City, KS 66102


Nellie's Custom Cakes

Nellie's Custom Cakes has been designing custom cakes with sugar paste flowers and custom colors for the Kansas City metro area, Missouri for over 20 years. It also provides designer sugar cookies, gourmet cookie trays, and sweets such as truffles and cake pops for parties and special events. Nellie's is committed to baking fresh without freezing and serves corporate clients.

Claycomo, MO 64119


Shannon Bond Cake Design

Shannon Bond Cake Design is a home-based, gourmet cake design studio in the Kansas City metro area. The bakery sources natural ingredients and takes limited orders to ensure the best possible professional service and quality for all events. It has been named a Satin Ice Artist of Excellent in rolled fondant and is a 2016 pick by The Knot Best of Weddings award. Shannon Bond, the owner, is a master instructor in cake design and has been featured in publications such as DIY Weddings, Café Central and Cake Masters.

Sweet Bliss Cakery

Sweet Bliss Cakery is a home-based business that has catered cakes and desserts for a range of events and groups in the Kansas City metro area, Missouri for over 40 years. The shop caters to elegant wedding, fun parties as well as formal corporate events and can accommodate both small and large groups.

Blue Springs, MO 64015


Take the Cake by Kay

Take the Cake by Kay has baked hundreds of fresh, 3-layer cakes with signature mousse filling for various events in the Kansas City metro area, Kansas for over 25 years. The business specializes in elegant custom wedding cakes and offers special services such as working with the event venue and florists and providing an extra top tier for the anniversary. Take the Cake takes pride on its’ ‘never frozen’ cakes.

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