About Manhattan Cakes
We Only Use Free-range Eggs!
Every cake at Manhattan Cakes is home baked and uses only free-range eggs.
Special Diets Catered For
Please let me know if you have a special diet and I will endeavour to create a cake suitable for you.
I have completed the training course for Coeliac awareness and will have on offer some gluten free, fat free and lower fat cake options in my every day cake selection, after all, we should all be able to enjoy cake!
Pre-Order Daily Cakes
Customers can pre-order any daily cakes so that they can be ready for collection. This can be done either by messaging us on Facebook, email or telephone ordering (T: 07840 276334), giving us at least an hour's notice.
Flexible Evening Appointments Available
Manhattan Cakes provides a flexible evening appointment arrangement. If you require a special cake, please contact me to book a time suitable to you, when we can sit down and discuss your requirements. If you are bringing along a partner, friend or family member to help you with your choice, let us know and we will provide seating and cake samplers for you all.
Your celebration takes a lot to organise and the cake is just as important as every other detail – whether you desire simplicity or grandeur – it should literally be 'The icing on the cake' for your occasion.
Wedding cakes don't have to be traditional – does your wedding have a theme? If you wish for a unique design then come and discuss it with me and I will do my best to create your dream cake.
To mark the happy couple's special announcement with their names and special date.
Numerical cakes, themed cakes, come and discuss your requirements with me. These can be personalised with a name and age.
Pink or Blue or whatever colour you desire, along with themed decoration, name and date if required. You choose how you wish this special day to be marked.
Every kind of anniversary is a celebration. Marking it with a cake can be the perfect gift to someone or yourself!
Do you wish to recreate your parent’s vintage wedding cake – what would be more personal than that? Manhattan Cakes can do this for you. Traditional Royal Icing was the icing of the vintage era –let me recreate those memories for you.
'Say it with a Cake' Cake
Have you ever been stuck for a gift idea for those other occasions?
Do you want to say 'Thank you', 'Good Luck', 'Sorry' or 'Congratulations' or even 'Will you Marry Me?' – let me know your message and I will write it. Giving a cake like this really couldn't be any more personal and is so unique!
If I feel I cannot accommodate an idea you have then I will say so and aim to offer an alternative for you.
Christmas cakes - can be made to order, with or without marzipan and icing.
Valentine's Day Cakes
Decorated cupcakes will be available – also see 'Say it with Cake' Cake.
Easter themed Cakes
Decorated cupcakes will be available.Halloween cakes – decorated cupcakes will be available.
If you require a large order (over 30) of themed cupcakes – I may need at least 3 days notice.
Cake Stand Hire
Various tiered Cake stands for showcasing your special cake.
Homemade Jams and Marmalades
Come into the shop to see our selection.
Locally produced honey
Produced by Purbrook Bees – did you know that eating honey that has been produced by your local bees is a great way to help Hayfever sufferers. It is also known to have a calming effect. Why not try honey on toast, in a sandwich, in porridge or just from the spoon! Delicious and sweet.