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10 new bakeries in Toronto for birthday and celebration cakes

New bakeries in Toronto for birthday and celebration cakes don't just make the usual layered and tiered numbers, though you can find great versions of those too. If you want a cheesecake, durian cake or even a vegan ice cream cake for your special day, these recently opened places have got you.

Here are new bakeries in Toronto for birthday and celebration cakes.


Ossington just welcomed this reopened version of a beloved cake shop, where you can get a dessert for your celebration that's sure to be a visual stunner.

CB Bottega

The Cheese Boutique in Toronto recently opened this extension of their space where you can peruse their pastry case for all kinds of cakes ideal for celebrating milestones.

Black Pony

If you like the slices of cake this Little India cafe has to offer, you can get a whole cake from them for $60. They have have chocolate cake with chocolate icing, carrot cake with cream cheese icing, and lemon poppy seed with cream cheese icing.

Marvelous by Fred

This French pastry shop on Queen West turns out fanciful cake-like desserts that can be ordered in mini sizes or larger cake sizes that can feed up to 24 people. There are meringues coated in chocolate whipped cream and chocolate shavings, or in cookie butter whipped cream and white chocolate shavings.

Nord Lyon

Head to this West Queen West bakery to pick up a custom cake from somewhere that has an eye for presentation and detail. They bake everything from scratch, can cater to any allergy requirements and do delivery.

Ampersand Bakehouse

Three-layer cakes made with Swiss meringue buttercream from this Danforth East shop can be customized with certain colours and finishing touches, and you can choose cakes with trendy elements like splatters, paper sails, rosettes and "watercolour" icing.

Barbershop Patisserie

Little Italy has this modern patisserie where you can get cakes in vartieties like chocolate fudge, lemon meringue and bourbon pumpkin cheesecake for four, eight or twelve people. They're all immaculately decorated, and there are even other options like large format mille feuilles if straight-up cake isn't your thing.

LA LA Bakeshop

Innovative Vietnamese baking has a home at this Annex shop, which can make full size 15- or 20-centimentre cakes in pork floss salted egg or durian supreme varieties. Take care to note that they must be pre-ordered.


Cake may not be the first thing that springs to mind when it comes to this Dundas West vegan ice cream shop that just opened up around the beginning of the year, but they make divine vegan ice cream cakes in flavours like strawberry and "Hot Fudge Crunch."


Cakes that look like they came out of a dream are available from this Little Italy cafe, but they're dream cakes for a lot of people so orders are booked up months in advance: be prepared to wait or plan ahead.

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