Helen Bernhard Bakery

1717 Northeast Broadway, Portland, OR 97232 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Helen Bernhard Bakery

Helen Bernhard Bakery is a wedding cake company based in Portland, Oregon. This renowned cakery was originally established in 1924 and has been synonymous with delectable desserts ever since. To-be-weds can choose from a flavorful selection of cakes, cookies, pastries, and cupcakes.

Services Offered

For generations, the Helen Bernhard Bakery team has been producing delicious and artistic wedding cakes for happy couples and their guests. Paramount to the company’s ethos is crafting homemade sweets using fresh, quality ingredients. Couples can avail of consultations to share their wedding vision and preferences. The chefs offer tastings to ensure that each detail to your liking. From classic tiered cakes to pretty cupcakes, they will strive to tailor their bakes to reflect your desires. Cakes and sweet treats are delivered to the couple’s venue of choice.

History

Original owner Helen Bernhard began baking cakes for family and friends. She produced her first cookbook in 1923, before opening the bakery in 1924. In 1988, the Laufer family took over from the Bernhards to continue a long legacy of premium baking. This longtime family business is now operated by Richard and Mary Laufer’s daughter Kellie, and her husband Mike. This dynamic duo continues to produce quality wedding cakes and desserts for newlyweds, and the legacy of Helen Bernhard lives on in each baked good.

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77 Reviews for Helen Bernhard Bakery

Recommended by 94% of couples


4.7 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 4.7
  • Flexibility 4.6
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.8

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    nicole · Married on 06/08/2019

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    We are so happy that we went with Helen's! They are great to work with and very helpful and patient in the ordering process. Our cake turned out amazing and everyone loved it! Would definitely recommend to any Portland Bride

    Sent on 08/19/2015
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    Patience · Married on 06/08/2019

    5.0
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    Great options and flavor

    Our tasting was excellent and we had the opportunity to taste every single flavor combo we wanted. The pricing was more then fair and we had unlimited options for stacking and decoration

    Sent on 12/06/2018

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
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Helen Bernhard Bakery Pricing

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Helen Bernhard Bakery FAQ

  • What is the starting price for wedding cakes with buttercream frosting (per slice, without tax)?
    $ 5
  • What is the starting price for fondant wedding cakes (per slice, without tax)?
    $ 8
  • 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)?
    $ 2
  • What services do your prices include?
    Consultation
    Set Up
    Tastings - Private
  • What types of desserts do you provide?
    Cakes
    Cookies
    Cupcakes
    Groom's Cake
    Pastries
  • What services do you provide?
    Consultations
    Custom Design
    Delivery
  • Are you licensed by the state health department?
    Yes

Professional Network & Endorsements

1 Endorsement

  • Aimee J'Adore
    Aimee J'Adore Wedding Hair & Makeup

    Best cake I've ever tasted - hands down! LOVE Helen Bernhards!!!

Map

  • 1717 Northeast Broadway Portland, OR, 97232 See on map
    503-536-2873 (Phone number)
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