Say “Yes” to a Wedding Cake Shop in Metro D

By: Amber Ogden | October 27, 2015

When it comes to planning your special day, every little detail is important! So far, we’ve discussed the most unique wedding venues in southeast Michigan, as well as dress boutiques where you’ll find a flawless gown. When it comes time for the dessert menu, we’ve still got you covered.

Read on for some of the best wedding cake bakeries in Metro Detroit:

Gwen’s Cake Decorating and Etc., located in Saline, offers more than 30 different cake and filling flavors. Wedding cake tastings are by appointment only, and are free of charge.

Flavors include red velvet, white amaretto and German chocolate cake, and lemon, Bailey’s buttercream and salted caramel filling. You can find a variety of wedding cake styles here to inspire your design.

Bella e Dolce has both a northern and southeast Michigan location, with the latter found in Walled Lake. Wedding cakes have three layers of filling in each tier, and you can combine two different fillings in each tier.

Popular flavor combinations include chocolate cake with salted caramel buttercream and chocolate ganache, banana cake with vanilla cream cheese and chocolate buttercream and pumpkin cake with vanilla cream cheese.

Group tastings are typically available twice a month, while private consultations can be made for $50.

Sweet 220 of Livonia offers a variety of tasty flavors, including marble, vanilla and red velvet cake, and strawberries and cream, lemon cheesecake and vanilla raspberry filling.

Consultations are free, available Tuesdays through Fridays between 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. and require an appointment. Take a peek at the wedding cake gallery here, as well as prices.

Holiday Market, located in Royal Oak, may be where you do your grocery shopping, but it also has an excellent bakery. Winner of Hour Detroit’s “Best Cake” award in 2009, you can customize your dream cake, or go with the Show Special: a round cake with 6-, 10- and 14-inch tiers that serves 130 for under $400.

Find previous wedding cakes made by Holiday Market on Pinterest.

Additional excellent bakeries in the area to consider: Josef’s Bakery in Grosse Pointe and Zingerman’s Bakehouse of Ann Arbor.