Bella’s Custom Cakes is a home-based bakery in Newport News. The owner works exclusively with brides in creating their wedding cake. The company offers almost 70 different flavors for its cakes and 12 fillings. The company typically requires at least two weeks to complete a cake order but will handle emergencies, as this client attests, “Found out my previous baker was unable to do my wedding cake, and Bella’s Cakes helped me out with short notice and still at a reasonable price. The cake was outstanding, and everyone wanted to know who made it.”
Newport News, VA(757) 234-3216
Cake Delights specializes in creating specialty cakes for weddings, showers, birthdays, and other occasions in Virginia Beach. The bakery has made all its cakes from original scratch recipes using only fresh ingredients for almost a decade. Couples can choose from 20 flavors and 10 fillings for their wedding cake. Cake Delights offers the top 6-inch tier of a wedding cake free of charge to save as an anniversary tier.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 227-5351
Cakes by Crystal in Chesapeake has created custom wedding and special occasion cakes since 2010 for the Virginia Beach area and Northeastern North Carolina, including the Outer Banks. The company offers complimentary consultations for wedding cakes priced $250 and more. Couples can choose from 16 different cake flavors and eight different frostings and fillings, as well as a variety of fresh fruit offerings and fondants. One client raved of Cakes by Crystal, “Everything was amazing! The surfboard cake could not have been more perfect, and our wedding cake was … I can’t even describe!!!!”
Chesapeake, VA(757) 560-4856
Cakes by Liza is a licensed home-based bakery in Virginia Beach that specializes in unique designs for wedding cakes and other occasions. Wedding cake consultations and tastings are by appointment only. Cakes by Liza won a Wedding Industry Experts award for Best Cakes in Virginia in 2012, and one client raved, “Liza was a delight. So accommodating, creative, and professional.” The company offers 11 standard, five chiffon, and 11 premium cake flavors, as well as 14 types of fillings and five finishes.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 270-4382
Cheesecake Wedding Cakes by Mrs. B is a Virginia Beach bakery that has created both cheesecake and traditional wedding cakes for more than 25 years. Couples can choose from more than 40 flavors of cheesecake, with almond, vanilla, lemon, and dark chocolate the most popular traditional flavors, as well as nine different fillings. As one client raved, “Absolutely stunning! This was our splurge at our wedding and one of my favorite parts. Five years later, I still vividly remember Mrs. B and all the care and work she put into going above and beyond with our cake.”
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 681-7289
Diana’s Sweet Tooth specializes in unique wedding cakes, special occasion cakes, and cupcakes in the Virginia Beach area. The bakery offers three standard wedding cake flavors with vanilla or chocolate frosting, or couples can choose from a range of 17 specialty or eight premium flavors. Cupcake towers are available as an alternative to a traditional wedding cake.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 714-5332
E and E Special Events specializes in providing cakes and deejay services for weddings in the Virginia Beach area. The husband-and-wife ownership team opened the company in 2001. One client raved, “They are the absolute best. The best part was that we got the package deal for our wedding; cake and DJ.” The company offers 12 different flavors and 15 fillings for its cakes. E and E Special Events always bakes torted cakes, with each tier having four layers of cake and three of filling.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 512-4335
Gourmet Bake Shoppe in Virginia Beach has baked custom cakes for weddings and other special events for more than two decades. The bakery offers complimentary wedding cake tastings that last from 45 minutes to an hour and include up to six of the 19 different flavors it offers. Gourmet Bake Shoppe also offers a range of frostings and icings, including traditional buttercream, rolled fondant, and chocolate ganache. The bakery’s fillings are made from fresh or frozen fruit, while its French and Bavarian creams are made to order.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 499-4451
Incredible Edibles Bakery has provided custom wedding cakes in Virginia Beach since 1989. The bakery has been honored by WeddingWire every year since 2010 and is in The Knot magazine’s Best of Weddings Hall of Fame. The bakery offers nine specialty flavor and filling combinations. As one client raved, “My cake was so delicious, I packed some for my honeymoon. Thanks so much for a great cake.”
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 463-9980
My Vegan Sweet Tooth is a 100 percent vegan bakery that creates wedding cakes and other baked goods in Virginia Beach. The bakery uses fair trade evaporated cane juice, locally harvested sea salt, and organically grown local fruits and vegetables. My Vegan Sweet Tooth was named one of the top 25 vegan bakeries in the United States by Green Planet.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 279-4789
Not Just Cake is a full-service bakery that offers wedding cakes, cheesecakes, gourmet desserts, and other baked goods in Chesapeake. Wedding cake consultations are by appointment only and cost $20, which can be applied toward the final order price. Prices start at $3 per slice for buttercream and $3.50 per slice for fondant. The bakery also provides dessert buffets and candy buffets for wedding receptions.
Chesapeake, VA(757) 663-3232
Patti Cakes in Moyock bakes wedding and other specialty cakes for the Hampton Roads area and the Outer Banks. The bakery provides smaller cakes along with additional layered services of kitchen cakes to accompany its wedding cakes. Patti Cakes offers eight different flavors, six cremes, and three preserves as fillings for its cakes.
Moyock, NC(252) 435-2726
Shockley’s Sweet Shoppe is an award-winning home-based bakery in Virginia Beach that opened in 2001. Couples can choose from 24 different flavors for their wedding cake. Shockley’s Sweet Shoppe has been featured in The Knot, Bridal Guide, and Destination Wedding magazines.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 284-9817
Storybook Bakery is a custom cake and dessert bakery in Chesapeake that is open by appointment only. The bakery takes on only two wedding cakes per week on a first-come, first-served basis. Storybook Bakery offers traditional tiered and stacked cakes with up to three different flavors and unlimited filling flavors at no extra charge, as well as table cakes, cupcake towers, and mini cakes. The bakery’s specialty is buttercream cakes, but it also works with fondant, gum paste, and other popular mediums. Storybook Bakery also provides a complimentary honeymoon cake for couples to enjoy on their first night together.
Chesapeake, VA(757) 436-1249
Twisted Sisters Cupcakes is a Virginia Beach cafe that also has the Hampton Roads’ first mobile cupcake truck. Couples can schedule a complimentary consultation with up to three flavors, then choose either a traditional cake or tiers of cupcakes with a small wedding cake on the top tier. Twisted Sisters Cupcakes offers 12 flavors that rotate weekly, including eight that are always available, two monthly, and two weekly specials. The company also offers custom dessert bars for special occasions.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 675-3966
Whipped Up by Mimi in Virginia Beach creates custom cakes for weddings and other special occasions. The bakery won a Cake Masters magazine 2015 Sugar Myths and Fantasies award. Wedding consultations are $30 and include samples of three cake combinations. Whipped Up by Mimi has five favored cakes, but clients can choose from 23 cake flavors, nine filling options, and either buttercream or ganache frosting.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 716-4148
Yum Yum Eat’em Up Cakes creates custom cakes for any occasion in the Virginia Beach area. The company specializes in cake sculpting of two-dimensional and three-dimensional cakes. Tasting consultations for the bride and groom are available for $25 and include standard flavors.
Virginia Beach, VA(757) 515-6904