11 User photos
Justin · Married on 11/15/2013
Wonderful experience. Sandra was not only kind, sweet, and accomodaing, but was so easy to work with. In fact, the one piece of my wedding that wasnt work! The cake was amazing and beautiful. I couldnt have wanted anything else. I will definately use this business again for ALL my occasions! Thanks again!Sent on 11/16/2013
Lynn · Married on 10/19/2013
Love love love Sandra and her creativity! Sandra was recommended by our Catering Manager and it was a recommendation that I will gladly take over and over! We got our groom's cake and inlaw's 50th Anniversary cake from her and it was simply stunning! The design was flawless and the cake was delicious in every bite! Sandra was so friendly during our initial meeting - she made you feel welcome and can ask any questions you may have.Sent on 10/24/2013
I will certainly be ordering more cakes from her.....every event that will require a cake, she's the one I will call to! Thank you for being such an amazing baker!
Monica · Married on 10/19/2013
From beginning to end, working with CakeFest was easy and professional - important to me because I live in Hawaii and got married in D.C. I did a special Marine's dress uniform grooms cake for my fiancée that we had at the rehearsal lunch. When I showed up everything was prepared and everyone loved it, especially my groom. My family are red velvet addicts and everyone LOVED it. It was delicious. Thanks so much!Sent on 11/08/2013
Andrea · Married on 10/18/2013
One word: yum! Everyone loved the cake and was excited to have three different options (one with each tier). The cake was absolutely stunning, and Sandra was so patient when I changed the cake concept a month before the big day! Sandra, the owner, is one of the sweetest people you could ever hope to meet. Wedding cake, so I've been told, is normally disliked, however all I heard was compliments and empty plates. Price is competitive with the other 5 vendors I reached out to. Sandra's cake won for taste.Sent on 10/31/2013
Brandi · Married on 10/12/2013
Cakefest was the most delicious cake I have EVER tasted-hands down. Ms. Spencer is very professional, patient, and down to earth, making it very easy to work with her. We simply told her what we had in mind and showed her a couple pictures and she created a beautiful wedding cake even better than we imagined. Everything was fabulous!Sent on 11/03/2013
Highly recommend CakeFest Sugar Art for any cake occasion!
User3580412 · 2+ years ago
Sandra's cake was amazingly delicious and her sugar work on the cake was beautiful. She was extremely professional during our meeting and was able to provide terrific service on the day of our wedding. If you are looking for a cake for any type of event in the Washington DC, N. Virginia area, stop looking and use Cakefest! The passion fruit cake is amazing, just try it!Sent on 10/04/2013
We will definitely be ordering another cake from Cakefest!
Jackie · Married on 08/10/2013
The grooms cake that she made for our wedding reception was beyond our expectations! It was amazing and we absolutely loved working with her. We had the best experience and will definitely be using her in the future for all of our future cakes/occasions!Sent on 08/23/2013
Sari · event on: 06/08/2013
Sandra was such a pleasure to work with. I found a picture of a cake that I liked on her website. I wanted it to be a little different and gave her an idea of what I was looking for. She created the most beautiful cake I've ever seen. It surpassed every expectation I had. Not only was the cake beautiful, it tasted AMAZING! It was the strawberry and cream flavor. Everyone at my party raved about the look and taste of the cake. So many people told me it was the best cake they had ever had.Sent on 06/09/2013
Sandra made this whole process so easy. I highly recommend CakeFest Sugar Art. You will not be disappointed!
Dorothy · Married on 05/04/2013
My wedding was held on May 4, 2013 at The Waterford of Springfield in Springfield, VA, and my wedding cake was absolutely beautiful and delicious! Guest were calling us after the ceremony (even on our honeymoon) inquiring about our wedding cake!Sent on 05/25/2013
We chose 2 layers of Carrot Cake and 1 layer of the Strawberry Cake, it was absolutely scrumptious!!!!
From my initial meeting with Sandra Spencer for the cake tasting, my husband and I were extremely pleased an impressed with her professionalism and warmth she presented. She was very patient as we sampled different tastings, and she explained the ingredients, design, and what will work best for us, with the theme we selected.
Her prices are very affordable, and she's not pushy by trying to "sell" you extras. I'm very pleased with CakeFest Sugar Art, and would definitely use them again.
If you're looking for a Wedding Cake vendor, please choose CakeFest Sugar Art, I promise you won't be disappointed.
Dorothy M. Dale
Kevin · Married on 10/21/2012
Our cake was amazing look good and taste good we got so many compliments not just from friends and family but also people at the Waterford . Thank you so much it was super great . Love Kevin and robbieSent on 10/22/2012
Sandra · Married on 09/29/2012
We were absolutely delighted with our wedding cake from CakeFest! We had a wonderful tasting and explained exactly what we wanted and she far exceeded our wishes. The price was right, the delivery went precisely as planned, and everyone raved over the taste of the cake and the exquisite sugar flower. The next time I need a cake, I will certainly be using CakeFest Sugar Art.Sent on 05/05/2013
Brittane · Married on 07/14/2012
Sandra Spencer from CakeFest Sugar Art was WONDERFUL!! The cake was absolutely beautiful and tasted delicious!! All of our guests raved about how yummy our wedding cake was :-) Our wedding cake included two different flavors (red velvet and cookies & cream). I found a picture of a design for my wedding cake on Pinterest that I fell in love with and Sandra was more than willing to use this picture as inspiration to design a similar cake that incorporated my personal wishes. I would highly recommend using Sandra and CakeFest Sugar Art for any special occasion!!Sent on 05/05/2013
User3265961 · 2+ years ago
Great service. Amazing cakes! Very creative. I want to order another cake just for me to eat it all myself!Sent on 05/19/2013
dilsa · Married on 03/17/2012
It Was A Gorgeous Cake .... And It Was One Of The BesT Tasting Cake I Ever Had ..... Loved ItSent on 05/05/2013
Morgan · Married on 09/18/2011
Sandra gave us everything we asked for. We wanted our cake to represent us and she hit the nail on the head. I recommend her to everyone I find out wants a cake whether it's for a wedding or any other event. I'm planning to have something made by her for my baby shower if I am still I'm this area.Sent on 12/05/2013
Mrs. · Married on 09/17/2011
Sandra created my grooms cake for my september wedding. It was a Lego themed cake with lego people and 2 small recreations of my dogs. I got more compliments on this cake than I did my actual wedding cake. It was absolutely delicious and I will keep coming back! Thank you!Sent on 10/10/2011
Heather · Married on 09/10/2011
Yum, yum, yum! I loved everything! Sandra was so courteous and professional. She was the first bakery that I even visited and I didn't need to see any other vendor - I knew CakeFest was what I wanted! Her prices were great and our wedding & groom's cakes were fantastic!! All of my guests RAVED about how yummy everything was, not one negative comment!Sent on 10/17/2011
Heather · Married on 02/12/2011
We got my husband's grooms cake from here (iphone with customized apps). The cake was delicious! If we hadn't booked our wedding cake already, I would have gone with her to do that as well. We have used Cakefest for several unique birthday cakes and it is top notch every time! She was even able to make me a gluten free birthday mousse cake that my husband surprised me with! Would recommend Cakefest a million times over!Sent on 12/04/2013
User1124603 · 2+ years ago
Sandra Spencer, owner of Cakefest, did an excellent job with our wedding cake. She was accomodating to our requests, crafted the cake wonderfully, delivered it on time, and made it all taste wonderful.Sent on 02/08/2011
Cakefest is also a very good value for their cost. We would strongly recommend them.
Jooty · Married on 00/00/0000
I love cakefest!
Had my wedding on 8/18/18. Sandra was AMAZING! I actually started using her prior to my wedding for birthday cakes, bridal showers, and other parties. I Didn’t want anyone else for my wedding and honestly her prices were SO reasonable for my 5-tiered cake!Sent on 10/20/2019
Gail · Married on 06/21/2014
We were blessed to find CakeFest Custom Cakes & Sugar Art while preparing for our wedding. Sandra's professionalism and kindness won us over at first and then her cakes blew us away. I would recommend her services to any and everyone. Thank you, Sandra!Sent on 06/27/2014
Anhela · Married on 05/24/2014
Sandra was a very helpful and flexible person to work with. The cake she made for our wedding was beautiful, how I wanted it!Sent on 05/26/2014
Jackie · Married on 08/10/2013
She provided the grooms cake for our wedding reception and it was INCREDIBLE!!Sent on 08/23/2013
We love her and will be using her in the future for parties and special occasions.
Use her for your wedding cake and/or grooms cake!! You will not be sorry!!!
Myra · event on: 07/18/2015
Sandra was a pleasure to work with. She was flexible when I had to keep changing my order. The design and the taste of the cake had exceeded my expectations.Sent on 07/21/2015
Toni · Married on 05/31/2018
WARNING - Sandra stated she does not have experience with military cakes though she accepts orders and commits. Be careful as we ordered the flag cake pictured and asked that the gold medallion be Air Force instead. She did not use it and the cake did not look nice without it. She used another AF emblem that was a muddy grey color with blue wings. This was for a retirement ceremony that we had looked forward to for 34 years. We ordered the cake two months ahead to make sure all went well. Greatly disappointed. Emailed Sandra and she was unprofessional and blamed me for not sending her a photo of the medallion. First, she did not ask for a photo and second, all the military cakes shown had the same type of medallion desired so one would think she knew when I said “a medallion like the one in the photo except AF.” Military members know how special and important retirement ceremonies are and the effort and planning that goes into it. I don’t want another military member to have their cake disappoint. The occasion is well earned and a cake maker should respect that. Would not want a wedding cake mistake either.Sent on 06/19/2018
CakeFest Sugar Art's reply:CakeFest Sugar Art has done several military cakes. Unfortunately, the wrong Air Force emblem was used on this particular cake. An internet search shows several styles of Air Force emblems, and it was my mistake for not confirming with the customer which specific emblem she was expecting. I apologize again for not confirming this detail before making the cake.