Dessert Works

302 Providence Hwy, Westwood, MA 02090 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Dessert Works

Dessert Works is a wedding bakery located in Westwood, Massachusetts. Kristen Repa, the owner and head pastry chef, uses natural, high-quality ingredients with no artificial flavoring to craft personalized cakes for a couple's celebration. Specializing in European torte-style cakes finished in vanilla meringue buttercream frosting, Kristen works with couples to design cakes that coordinate with a couple's colors, theme, and wedding look. Kristen and her team are also skilled in frosting and design, offering buttercream flowers, fresh flowers, rolled chocolate, and their signature handmade chocolate butterflies.

Experience
Kristen Repa worked at Konditor Meister Bakery and Ritz Carlton Boston before traveling to Vienna, Austria to receive additional culinary arts training. She also worked as the pastry chef at The Catered Affair in Hingham, Massachusetts, where she created cakes and desserts for some notable celebrities, such as President Bill Clinton, Aerosmith’s Joe Perry, and the Kennedy family. Kristen founded Dessert Works in 2001 with her husband and business partner, Leonardo Savona.

Services Offered
Dessert Works provides custom layer cakes in a variety of flavors, as well as a wide selection of other wedding desserts, including cake pops, cookies, croquembouche, cupcakes, mini pastries, grooms' cakes, tarts, cheesecakes, bars, and dessert buffets. Cake stands are available, as well as gluten-free, nut-free, lactose-free, and vegan bakery products. Kristen and her team offer couples the following services:

  • Consultations
  • Custom design
  • Private tastings
  • Delivery
  • Setup
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170 Reviews for Dessert Works

Recommended by 98% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9

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    Marseille Mosher · Married on 11/02/2019

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    Delicious cake

    Our experience at Dessert Works was flawless! The tasting was beyond incredible, it was so hard to choose our favorite flavors! She was kind enough to even give us a second tasting when we came in and completely changed our cake design - which looked stunning as better than we even envisioned! Can’t recommend Dessert Works enough! Will definitely be back for future cakes.

    Sent on 11/25/2019
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    Melissa · Married on 10/05/2019

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    Beautiful and delicious!

    Our cake from Dessert Works was incredible! Not only was our four layer cake absolutely delicious, Dessert Works offered us the most reasonable price of the five vendors we considered. The process was so streamlined from start to finish and the finished product was absolutely gorgeous. We highly recommend Dessert Works to anyone getting married in or around Boston!

    Sent on 10/08/2019

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Dessert Works FAQ

  • What is the starting price for wedding cakes with buttercream frosting (per slice, without tax)?
    $ 5.00
  • What is the starting price for fondant wedding cakes (per slice, without tax)?
    $ 6.00
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of the cake?
    Anniversary Cake
  • What is the starting price for cupcakes (per cupcake, without tax)?
    $ 3.00
  • What services do your prices include?
    Consultation
    Custom Cake Design
    Tastings - Private
  • What types of desserts do you provide?
    Cake Pops
    Cakes
    Cookies
    Croquembouche
    Cupcakes
    Dessert Buffet
    Groom's Cake
    Pastries
  • What services do you provide?
    Consultations
    Custom Design
    Delivery
    Setup
    Tastings - Private
  • What cake items do you provide?
    Cake Stands
  • What dietary needs can you accommodate?
    Gluten Free
    Lactose Free
    Nut Free
    Vegan
  • What special ingredients do you use?
    Fresh Fruit
  • Are you licensed by the state health department?
    Yes

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3 Endorsements

  • Gifts and Invitations by Kathi Wedding Invitations

    Eating one piece of cake is not enough! The cakes are beautiful, delicious!!!! and they are delighful to work with.

  • 14 Stories Wedding Planners

    My favorite wedding cake in all of Massachusetts! Always fresh, great buttercream and lovely service!

  • Stone Event Planning Wedding Planners

    DessertWorks is a fabulous bakery for special occasion and wedding cakes. Kristen Repa and her staff are extremely talented; the cakes are always delicious and beautiful. I hear rave reviews from all of my clients who have worked with DessertWorks!

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  • 302 Providence Hwy Westwood, MA, 02090 See on map
    781-990-0021 (Phone number)
    7817089083 (Fax Number)
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