Bonnie Brunt Cakes is a maker of groom's and wedding cakes in St. Matthews that caters to dessert lovers in all of South Carolina. Some of the flavors are French vanilla, sour cream pound, hot buttered rum, and Mississippi sweet potato, and the filling options include Key lime, spiced cream, raspberry, mango, and pecan. Bonnie Brunt Cakes also crafts and delivers edible works of art for baby showers, graduation parties, and corporate events. All variants can come as mini cupcakes.
St. Matthews, SC(803) 655-7467
Chocolate Wonderland is a provider of wedding cakes and other sweet treats in Lexington. The company has been serving the community for more than 25 years, and some of the cake combinations are lemon with white buttercream, orange with cream cheese, and red velvet with chocolate fudge. Chocolate Wonderland is also a one-stop shop for candy-making and baking supplies, and it accepts orders by phone or in person.
Lexington, SC(803) 957-5002
Cupcake Paradise is a bakeshop in Irmo that takes pride in being the “Home of the Real Fruit-Filled Cupcakes.” The company offers 40 flavors to choose from, including Almond Joy®, Butterfinger®, Bailey's® mousse, and “bananna split,” and it has locations on Columbia's Lake Murray Boulevard and at Town Center Place. Cupcake Paradise operates Tuesdays through Thursdays, from ten in the morning to six in the evening, and it also holds classes for dessert-making enthusiasts and aspiring professional bakers.
Irmo, SC(803) 445-1515
Desserts by Noelle is a creator of custom confections in Lexington that hand-crafts wedding cakes and other forms of sugar art. The founder and lead artist belongs in the International Cake Exploration Society, and she offers hundreds of options with influences from around the world. The masterpieces include Southern Heritage caramel, French gâteau de mariage, and tiramisu with ladyfingers, and there are treats for vegans and people on dairy-free, egg-free, and gluten-free diets. Desserts by Noelle also creates charity cakes.
Lexington, SC(803) 260-6424
Fashionably Cakes is a maker of specialty cakes for weddings and other occasions in Columbia. The company offers complimentary tastings on orders exceeding $250, and the quotes are free of charge. Fashionably Cakes delivers reception centerpieces as high as five tiers, to serve more than 200 guests, and it creates cupcakes as well. Clients can call to inquire about the company's ordering and payment terms, and to see if the shop is the perfect fit for their important event.
Columbia, SC(803) 764-3898
IZ Good Bakery is a shop in Irmo that has been crafting cakes for more than 80 years. The family-owned company welcomes any design and combination, and the mouthwatering creations can be Italian cream cake with chocolate fudge and blueberry filling, chocolate mocha with buttercream, tender white with lemon custard and whipped icing, and spicy carrot with coconut and almonds. IZ Good Bakery posts some of its masterpieces on Facebook and Instagram, and it accommodates appointments seven days a week.
Irmo, SC(803) 960-6649
Izzabee's Confectioneries is a cake boutique Columbia that hand-crafts sweet edible art for weddings and other occasions. The team creates goodies based on sugar, and it also offers event services that include conceptual design, decorating, and catering. Izzabee's Confectioneries features flavors, such as “The Southern Belle,” Madagascar vanilla bean, and churro, and the icing options include chocolate ganache, mint chocolate chip, peanut butter, whipped cream, and cream cheese buttercream.
Columbia, SC(540) 305-9490
Klassy Kreations is a creator of specialty cakes in Columbia that caters weddings, birthdays, and other special occasions. The company is a home-based bakery that has been in business for more than 10 years, and some of the flavors are amaretto-almond, pumpkin spice, orange pistachio, banana pudding, Boston cream, and German chocolate. Klassy Kreations also offers strawberry shortcake and red velvet cheesecakes, and clients can call for advice on how they can best express their love in the reception dessert.
Columbia, SC(803) 240-0248
Main Street Bakery and Gift Shop is a family-owned company in Columbia that crafts and delivers wedding cakes, cookies, and other delectable treats. Some of the flavors are red velvet, pecan praline, sweet potato, and German chocolate, and the staff offers tastings for up to four people. Main Street Bakery and Gift Shop operates from Tuesday to Saturday, and it posts photos of the masterpieces on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. The team requires a seven-day lead time for custom orders.
Columbia, SC(803) 807-9567
Nonnah's is a pastry shop in Columbia that offers spectacular desserts, including wedding cakes. The family-owned company opened in 1996, and it is has appeared in the Best of Columbia lists by the Columbia Metropolitan Magazine, Free Times, and other media networks. Nonnah's also runs the Sea & Salt restaurant and a catering service, which feature a classic Southern menu with Asian and Mediterranean influences.
Columbia, SC(803) 779-9599
Parkland Cakes is a bakeshop in West Columbia that uses only the freshest ingredients for wedding cakes and other desserts. The bridal masterpieces have different flavor, filling, and frosting options, and the variants include yellow layer with chocolate icing, almond amaretto, and caramel. Parkland Cakes also produces petit fours and cupcakes, and clients can view the ordering and payment policies on the website.
West Columbia, SC(803) 791-4682
Silver Spoon Bake Shop is a maker of wedding cakes and other mouthwatering sweet treats in Columbia. The founder earned her degree in hotel, restaurant, and tourism management from the University of South Carolina, and she has attended the French Culinary Institute to study classic pastry arts and international break baking. Silver Spoon Bake Shop's flavors include apple spice, banana, marble, “funfetti,” and Hummingbird, and some of the filling and frosting options are ganache, salted caramel, coffee, and chocolate hazelnut.
Columbia, SC(803) 673-6374
The Cake Professor is a company in Columbia that provides instruction in creating edible masterpieces, and it also produces wedding cakes and other scrumptious desserts. The team offers various flavors, filling options, and styles, and the cupcakes are priced per dozen. The Cake Professor is a 2014 The Knot Best of Weddings pick, and it is also a recipient of WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards.
Columbia, SC(803) 200-1909
The Dessert Bar is a boutique bakery and catering service in Elgin that produces wedding cakes and other specialty products. The company provides event set up, and it requires a 50 percent non-refundable deposit upon booking. The Dessert Bar can send a sample variety box for tasting, and the staff gives a six-inch first-year anniversary treat to couples who order edible art for their reception.
Elgin, SC(803) 572-0537
Vintage Bakery is a wedding and specialty cake boutique in Blythewood that has been serving Greater Columbia and the surrounding areas since 2005. The company crafts edible art that expresses the individuality of each client, and it does not have ready-made and over-the-counter products. Vintage Bakery takes pride in its American-style buttercream and fondant cakes, and the flavors include Southern red velvet, amaretto, dark chocolate, coconut pound, tropical carrot-pineapple, and the classic Hummingbird with banana, pineapple, and pecans.
Blythewood, SC(803) 386-8806