The Heidelberg Pastry Shop is a wedding cake bakery for couples in the greater Washington, D.C. area. This bakery specializes in portrait cakes, cookies, and cupcakes for a couple’s wedding or rehearsal. A wallet-sized photograph becomes an edible cake topper, or cookie decoration. The photo is returned completely unharmed, so even old baby photos can be used. The bakery also offers more traditional wedding cakes for couples, and grooms’ cakes.
At the Heidelberg Pastry Shop, couples will find wedding cakes created with fresh fruit and locally sourced ingredients. In preparation for a wedding, this bakery offers consultations and private tastings for couples. They can also create wedding cakes with custom designs. On the day of the wedding, the team takes care of delivery and setup for the cake to ensure its safety in transit. In addition to cakes and grooms’ cakes, this bake shop also offers the following dessert products:
Recommended by 96% of couples
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Katherine · Married on 12/16/2017
One word: DELICIOUS! Our cake was absolutely fabulous! We wanted simple and elegant, but above all tasty! We had two tiers of spice cake and one of red velvet all with buttercream frosting and it fit our winter wedding perfectly! We're so happy they're close to where we live so we can go back for other cakes (p.s. their Saturday German BBQ cart is also amazing).Sent on 07/31/2018
Kelly Webb · Married on 12/30/2018
Couldn't ask for more!
Excellent customer service throughout the process, and guests raved about how good our cake was! Everything looked great and tasted even better. I decided to also add a groom's cake a week before the wedding, and they happily and beautifully executed my idea for a funfetti Gator cake to honor my groom's Alma mater. Hands down the best value you are going to find for quality specialty cakes in the Washington DC area.Sent on 03/02/2019
Ashlea · Married on 10/07/2018
Attentive. Courteous. Amazing Cake!
Heidelberg Pastry Shoppe is THE PLACE to get your wedding cake, groom’s cake, and any other treats you may consider having for your wedding! My husband and I went to Heidelberg Pastry Shoppe for a tasting after it had been recommended by several friends and colleagues, and we were treated with such respect and kindness! We called ahead to pick out the flavors that most interested us. They set up our own table (complete with a “wedding tasting” sign), a massive binder of almost all their cake designs they have done in the past, and three huge multi-layer slices of cake of our choices. The woman taking care of us was attentive but allowed us to take our time and discuss our opinions; she answered all our questions and was extremely patient! A few weeks leading up to the wedding, the bakery was flexible in changing the sizes and décor of the cake. The day of, the cake was delivered with no issue and everyone RAVED about it! We decided on almond cake with raspberry jam with spice cake with apricot jam; both of those layers were a hit, and even months after the wedding, people still talk about how great that cake was! My husband and I now get all special event cakes there! An amazing bakery that was highly recommended by several people that makes fantastic cakes with exceptional service and great pricing….this is a must for a great wedding!Sent on 12/10/2018