Weddings are big business in Las Vegas. Around 100,000 marriage licenses are issued each year. For each license you are going to need at least one wedding cake. Whether your ideal wedding cake is a classic tier or a custom design reflecting your wedding day theme, one of these top bakeries can help you create the cake of your dreams.
Freed’s has been in Las Vegas since 1959. They are known for their signature european buttercream icing, made with butter, eggs and powdered sugar. Their list of celebrity clients is too long to list. Freed’s isn’t just for celebrities their Bride on a Budget cake makes a dream wedding cake affordable for all. They are located in Henderson, near Eastern and Silverado Ranch Boulevard. www.freedsbakery.com
Gimme Some Sugar
If you have seen a photo of a celebrity blowing out the candles at their nightclub birthday party, you have probably seen a cake by Gimme Some Sugar. Cake Designers Kristen and Miranda both spent time at Strip Casinos perfecting their craft. All their cakes are custom designed for each client. They recently opened a new shop on Stephanie Street in Henderson where you can buy individual sweets as well. www.gimmesomesugarlv.com
Caked Las Vegas was created by Carolyn Portuondo when she decided to take a detour at medical school. She culinary school, worked in resorts in Hawaii and Las Vegas before opening her Las Vegas Bakery. Her cakes are free of hydrogenated fats, artificial flavorings and preservatives. Caked even has a vegan and a gluten free option. Check out their Caked has been featured several times on TLC’s Fabulous Cakes. www.cakedlasvegas.com
Retro is a bakery known for its cupcakes. But what is so unique about their cupcakes are the flavors. The Maple Bacon, Coffee and Donuts and Pink Lemonade concoctions have kept people coming to the northwest bakery since 2008. You can even “marry” a cake with a cupcake tower. www.retrobakerylv.com
It’s A Piece of Cake
It’s A Piece of Cake was born of owner Cindy’s desire to create birthday cakes for kids in foster care. She put her creativity to work and began baking cake masterpieces to supplement her charitable efforts. Her custom designs include everything from rhinestones and chandeliers to a replica of an iPad. www.itsapieceofcake4u.com