Best Cakes in New Orleans

Expert recommended Top 3 Cakes in New Orleans, Louisiana. All of our cake shops face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


725 Magazine Street, Suite A, New Orleans, LA 70130 Directions

Since 2002

King, Strawberry Short, Chocolate Chip, Chocolate Peanut Butter, Chocolate Overload, German Chocolate, Red Velvet, Grasshopper, Boutique, Vanilla, Birthday, Lemon Drop, Chocolate, Chocolate Chocolate Chip, Almond Wedding, Wedding, Carrot, Red Velvet & Salted Caramel Cakes

Bittersweet Confections was created in 2002 by local chocolate maker Cheryl Scripter. Cheryl, a native of Louisiana, has always cherished the craft of chocolate making. The goal of Bittersweet Confections is to produce an outstanding range of chocolates using local ingredients and superior chocolate. Cheryl has turned her one-person idea into a thriving two-location cafe and bakery, and a team of 30 professional chefs, baristas, and cake decorators. She uses local produce pecans, citrus, and dairy products to make its decadent truffles. Their bakers deliver an outstanding range of confections using local ingredients and superior chocolate. Takeout and Catering services are available.

Price: Starts from $4

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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 7:30 am - 2:00 pm

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3700 Orleans Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119 Directions

Since 1921

Party, Brownies, Cup, Birthdays, Wedding, Russians, Red Velvet, Macaroons, Chocolate, Black Forest, Rum Balls, Celebration, Traditional, Showers, Birthday Cake, Graduations, Chocolate Raspberry, Custom, Strawberry Cream, Jelly Rolls, Vanilla Caramel, Vanilla & White Forest Cakes

Swiss Confectionery is a family-run, long-standing bakery that produces specialty cakes and other sweets, such as brownies and macaroons. For 90 years, Swiss Confectionery has set the benchmark for wedding cakes in New Orleans, and they continue loyal to traditions that have gained their reputation. They make cakes that can accommodate as little as 15 people, or more than 500, and they also offer a wide variety of designs. Their bite-sized confections are ideal for every occasion, and they also offer baked pastry shells for your delicious dishes. Custom specialty cakes from Swiss Confectionery are made to match your needs. Their bakers design a wedding cake to match your reception and, most importantly, to reflect your distinctive personality and unique style. They will deliver your wedding cake free of charge anywhere in the Greater New Orleans area. Samples of their wedding cake are available on Thursday and Friday and by request on Saturday.

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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sun Closed

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6268 Vicksburg Street, New Orleans, LA 70124 Directions

Passion Fruit, Vanilla, Almond, Sweet Potato Pecan, Butterscotch, Lemon, Blood Orange, Carrot, Blueberry, Caramel, Key Lime Pie, Red Velvet, White Chocolate, Chocolate, Mascarpone, Yellow Butter and Funfetti, Kahula, Banana's Foster, Hazelnut, Tiramisu, Orange, Pistachio, Strawberry, Jameson, Raspberry, Spiced Apple Pie, Salted Caramel & Fudge Cake

The Sweet Life Bakery is a traditional bakery selling custom special occasion cakes & sweets such as ice yogurt & pastries. Their custom cake design bakery, which uses your inspiration to make amazingly delicious works of art. The designs of the bakery range from traditional to contemporary and make cakes that are sweet, friendly, chic and inspired by you. Takeout and delivery services are available. Wheelchair accessible.

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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon & Sun Closed

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