What’s a party without the sugary goodies? Here’s where to source custom cakes, cookies and other sweet party treats in Bangkok that both look and taste good. (Most will deliver as well!) [Listing updated in May 2019]
1. Hobby Cake
Based in Ladprao, Hobby Cake has been producing premium custom birthday and celebration cakes in Bangkok since 2002. They believe that the perfect gift to express your feelings for loved ones can be captured by a beautiful cake!
Based in Thonglor, this business creates beautiful character cakes to order, with dairy-free cake options. They also cater, offering kid-friendly finger foods, drinks, pastries, cookies, cupcakes and more – all presented according to your party theme.
Run by an expat mum, Giraffe & Hippo produces gorgeous custom birthday cakes that will delight kids and adults alike! They also run cake decorating workshops on occasion, for those who want to try their hand at decorating their own creations.
Nestled on Surawongse Road, this bakery offers cakes and tarts for catering and coffee breaks, novelty cakes for special occasions, made-to-order cakes, and cakes for restaurants. Cakes are made fresh daily with premium local and imported ingredients.
Using premium ingredients, including organic eggs, the cupcake and cake creations from Fin-ish Me are perfect for any celebration; you must order well in advance though!
Known for their premium themed cakes, cupcakes, muffins, and brownies, Bake Ministry is based in Sukhumvit 49. For novelty cakes, order at least a week in advance.
In the Tiwanon-Chaengwattana area, this baker (and baking school) offers 3D fondant character cakes and cupcakes, as well as rainbow macarons.
Located off Rama 4 Road, Bakie de Bako makes a range of baked goods; besides fondant character cakes, they also handcraft themed cupcakes and a range of cakes.
9. Pop Me Up
This small shop in EmQuartier specialises in cake pops (decorated balls of cake on a stick). They offer a variety of fantastic themes that are all almost too cute to eat! Custom cakes are also available.
Located in the Yenakart area, Grannie’s Taste offers home made cakes and cupcakes, from gorgeous rainbow cakes to meticulous themed cupcakes, that your kids are going to love.
Pastries, cupcakes, cakes, cookies, dipped waffles, macarons… Radi caters and they have branches at Mahatun Plaza in Ploenchit and Thonglor 11, where you can check out their sumptuous creations.
A social enterprise, Sweet Retreat trains Thai women from vulnerable backgrounds to bake (among other skills), custom creating cakes, cupcakes and other treats for festive occasions. Order 2 weeks in advance.
Steps with Theera is a cafe and vocational training centre for young adults with special educational needs and for those who benefit from an alternative pathway. They focus on vegan, gluten free and healthy choices, which include cakes and cupcakes, among their delicious offerings.
Photo credit: Hobby Cake