Information ~ Wedding Cakes

CONSULTATIONS 

Consultations are by appointment only and are generally held on Saturday afternoons in our shop in South Shields. We will work through design, colours, delivery and flavours.

You can choose 3 flavours of cake to sample, these come in the form of cupcakes, your consultation will last approximately 30 mins. Please note this is for 2 people only.

Consultations are £50. This is a non refundable booking fee , however will come off the total cost of your order.

BOOKING FEE AND BALANCES

If you would like to book us to make your cake, a booking fee of £50 is required to secure your date. This is non refundable or transferable. 50% of your total balance will be due 1 year or upon quotation ( I will give you your date at your consultation) and your final balance is due 1 month before your wedding. Please note all payments are non refundable and non transferable. Orders can not be made smaller. Any alterations must be requested in writing and confirmed. Any extra costs will be added onto your order

Full terms and conditions can be found on our Terms and conditions page

PRICES

Prices for our cakes will depend on many factors including size, design complexity, amount of sugar flowers etc. Please get in touch if you would like a quote for something specific. We have a starting price list for standard cakes & sizes

DELIVERY 

If requested, we will deliver and set up your cake on the morning of your wedding at a time mutually agreed between The Cake Place & your venue. We deliver to venues across the North East. Please get in touch for a quote.

​It could be possible to deliver slightly further afield but would be subject to an additional delivery charge and a minimum cake order of £600.00.

Please note that we only allow customer collection for cakes during opening times and any damage caused to the cake after they leave the shop is the responsibility of the customer.

CAKE STAND & HIRE

We have a few cake stands & dessert plates that can be hired to accompany your cake. We charge from £10 per stand to hire for 4 days and a security bond in case of any loss or damage. The bond will be refunded once you have returned the stand to us.

We only hire stands to our customers who order a cake.

Dessert table items available in batches of 12’s starting from £24 per batch