With so many flavors and designs to choose from, planning your perfect wedding cake can seem daunting at first. Whether you’re looking for a smaller or larger sized cake, you’ll want to ensure you order in a timely manner as well as finding a baker that fits your aesthetic. Here are just a few of our favorite bakers with the best wedding cakes in Maryland.
Classic Bakery is a family business that dates all the way back to 1947. Their secret recipes have been passed down through generations to create their popular cakes and dessert items. Classic Bakery has also won a variety of awards from publications such as The Knot and Wedding Wire. They offer free consultations for all wedding cakes with free samples of up to four different cakes. You’ll have full control over the design of your cake, including your cake type, filling and icing for each layer. You can also rent a cake stand if needed and have your cake delivered for an extra fee.
Sweet Eats Cakes
Based in the northeastern corner of Maryland, Sweet Eats Cakes is owned and operated by Samantha Chmielewski. With more than 20 years of experience, she now creates wedding and specialty cakes along with mini desserts. Her designs are one of a kind and have been featured in American Cake Decorating Magazine and Cake Central Magazine. Her bakery requires 6 months notice for all custom wedding cakes so be sure to plan ahead. While she does not currently ship cakes, she does offer free delivery if you’re located nearby.
As a family-run business, Michelle’s Cakes specializes in both wedding cakes and customized art cakes. Located in southern Maryland, the bakery has won numerous awards from The Knot and Wedding Wire such as “Couples’ Choice” and “Brides’ Choice”. You’ll be free to design each part of your cake including seasonal flavors and color theme. Feel free to bring any photos and color samples as well to your consultation while you discuss your ideas with Michelle. You can also add an additional order of cupcakes and small desserts if you’ll be having a larger wedding with more guests.
Started in 1996 by Jamie Williams and her husband and business partner Gene, SugarBakers Cakes creates custom cakes for a variety of events including weddings. Each of their staff members is professionally trained and has earned awards from Wedding Wire, Cake Hunters, and The Knot. All of their wedding cakes are designed specifically for your own special day. SugarBakers Cakes also offers complimentary tastings and design consultation for you to share photos, invitations, patterns, and any other inspiration. We recommend ordering your cake at least six months in advance to ensure timely delivery and design.
When choosing wedding cakes in Maryland, we recommend starting with our list. Are you still not sure how to begin designing your own cake? Check out our top three tips for planning the cake for your wedding day to get started! You will also want to book an appointment with one of our specialists as they are here to help you find the dress of your dreams.