Birthdays are one of the most special and magical days of the year! And, let’s face it, one of the highlights of a kid’s birthday celebration is the cake. So organising someone to make the best birthday cake is incredibly important (if you’re not going to make one yourself).
To help you get it right, we’ve compiled a list of top cake bakers that create speciality and custom birthday cakes in and around Melbourne.
We’ve picked ones you can rely on to nail the birthday cake design and taste, ensuring your next birthday party is a success.
Best Birthday Cakes Melbourne
1. Splendid Servings Cake Studio, Cremorne
Splendid Servings cake design has you covered if you’re after a themed cake with magnificent renditions of minions, Kung-fu Panda, Lego, and more. They can also create any custom birthday cake to fit your colour scheme or theme or a birthday cake personalised to your child’s wishes. If you have an idea, they can expertly execute it!
View their list of flavours, starting with decadent dark chocolate mud cake, red velvet, scrumptious strawberry shortcake, and everything in between.
2. Fantasy Cakes Cake Artists, Doncaster
If you have something specific in mind and are after a custom birthday cake design, Fantasy Cakes is the choice for you. Specialising in custom cakes, there’s no design too big or small that they can’t handle.
And if a cake isn’t enough, they can even create matching cookies and custom birthday cupcakes to complement your theme.
They need at least seven to ten working days’ notice of an order to complete it on time and longer for larger cakes. A 50% deposit is required to secure your cake booking. Pick-up by appointment and cake delivery is available.
Fantasy Cakes Cake Artists, 74 Renshaw St, Doncaster East VIC 3109, +61 (03) 98558224, firstname.lastname@example.org
3. Stylish Cakes Co., Online Store
Stylish Cakes Co. are an online cake store that specialises in delicious cakes for special events and birthdays. Whether you’re after a popular style, novelty cake or need a custom cake design for your kid’s birthday, they can help you out. They can also cater to gluten-free and vegan dietary requirements.
If you’ve left things to the last minute, don’t fret! If you order before 10 am, you can receive the birthday cake delivery as soon as the following day.
Stylish Cakes Co. delivers cakes all over Melbourne at no added cost, seven days a week between 8 am – 5 pm.
4. Bring Out The Cake, Berwick
If you’re located in Melbourne’s south, consider Bring Out The Cake for your kid’s next birthday. Their custom cakes are uniquely designed using the highest quality ingredients so that you can eat the cake with your eyes first, then enjoy the delicious-tasting treat!
With ten years of mastering her craft, head baker Fran has the experience and techniques to create the perfect cake for all occasions. Bring Out The Cake are eager to create a magical experience for your child by bringing their cake dreams into reality.
5. LaManna, Essendon Fields
LaManna Supermarket in Melbourne’s west is an excellent option for your kid’s birthday cake.
Their in-store patisserie makes various cakes and sweet treats that are sure to impress. From lamingtons and cannolis to tarts, cheesecakes and children’s cakes, the LaManna Patisserie has something for every birthday theme.
If you are considering LaManna for your next kid’s birthday cake, keep in mind that some patisserie products are made to order and subject to lead times.
6. Lady Bird Cakes, Hawthorn, South Yarra & Hampton
Lady Bird Cakes offer a large range of cakes from their online store, available for click-and-collect at three locations in Hawthorn, South Yarra and Hampton.
Cake delivery in Melbourne is available at an additional cost depending on the location, and online order cakes can be delivered at a cost up to 20km from their Elsternwick kitchen, Wednesdays to Saturdays between 9 am – 1 pm.
Lady Bird Cakes boasts over twenty flavours, starting with the classics to more complex flavour combinations.
If you’re short on time, they offer a three-day turnaround unless fully booked, so we recommend providing as much notice as possible to avoid any disappointment.
Upon placing an order, a ‘save the date’ deposit will be required to secure the cake, which will be deducted from the total of your order.
Lady Bird Cakes, +61 (03) 90632000, email@example.com
Rumour Has It Cafe, 2 Monteath Avenue, Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Lulu White, 4 Yarra Street, South Yarra VIC 3141
The Hamptons Bakery, 427 Hampton Street, Hampton VIC, 3188
While you’re organising the birthday cake, do you also need a birthday gift idea? If you’re unsure what to gift someone that has everything, how about a birthday gift hamper? Check out the best kids’ hampers or best birthday hampers to find the perfect one for your special person.