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Custom Cake Design

Gaithersburg , MD

LOCATION

8535 Ziggy Lane
Gaithersburg, MD 20877 US (map)

PHONE

301-216-1100

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Over 75 cakes on display in the largest showroom in the area.

Over 25 different flavors all delightfully moist.

Invitations,favors,wedding ornaments,cake... Read more
Over 75 cakes on display in the largest showroom in the area.

Over 25 different flavors all delightfully moist.

Invitations,favors,wedding ornaments,cake knives,silver stands rentals.

1st Place Wedding Cake Champion in National Retailer’s Bakery Association Competition.

Our facility is inspected, certified, and licensed as required by the Montgomery County Department of Health, State of Maryland.

We are proud to have provided special cakes for a number of clients, including actors, authors, celebrities, politicians… even the President of the United States.

We can schedule free private tastings during any of our open hours; where you can sample our cake flavors while browsing through our showroom.

Check our Chocolate Fondue Fountain prices. All rentals include imported Belgian chocolate, two attendants, dipping sticks and between 13– 16 premium dipping items. Read less
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INFO FOR WEDDING CAKE

What types of desserts do you provide?
Cake Pops, Cakes, Cookies, Cupcakes, Dessert Buffet, Fruit, Groom's Cake
What services do you provide?
Consultations, Custom Cake Design, Delivery, Setup, Tastings - Private
What cake items do you provide?
Cake Stands
What dietary needs can you accommodate?
Diabetic, Gluten Free, Nut Free, Vegan
What special ingredients do you use?
Local
Are you licensed by the state health department?
Yes

REVIEWS

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Georgine
Wedding:
5/28/2016
5.0/5.0
Custom Cake Designs is fantastic. The cake was included with our venue (Montgomery Country Club) so I was a little hesitant and wasn't sure how it would be. They were very receptive to what we wanted and our cake tasting was fantastic. The final cake was everything we wanted and our guests loved it. We even had different flavors on each layer. Will definitely be using them again in the future!
Custom Cake Designs is fantastic. The cake was included with our venue (Montgomery Country Club) so I was a little Read more...
Custom Cake Designs is fantastic. The cake was included with our venue (Montgomery Country Club) so I was a little hesitant and wasn't sure how it would be. They were very receptive to what we wanted and our cake tasting was fantastic. The final cake was everything we wanted and our guests loved it. We even had different flavors on each layer. Will definitely be using them again in the future! Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

We are happy to hear that you and your guests loved the cake! It was truly a pleasure working with you, and being able to add to such a special event! Thank you for the rave review.
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Our wedding cake from CCD was fantastic and most importantly, it was delicious! They responded to emails always the same day, usually within an hour and were very nice when we went there for the tasting. I didn't have a very clear idea of what I wanted, and they worked with me to design a lovely three layer cake. It was so delicious I was eating more of it in the hotel lobby (along with others) long after the wedding ended!
Our wedding cake from CCD was fantastic and most importantly, it was delicious! They responded to emails always the same Read more...
Our wedding cake from CCD was fantastic and most importantly, it was delicious! They responded to emails always the same day, usually within an hour and were very nice when we went there for the tasting. I didn't have a very clear idea of what I wanted, and they worked with me to design a lovely three layer cake. It was so delicious I was eating more of it in the hotel lobby (along with others) long after the wedding ended! Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! It is truly appreciated! We are happy to hear that you and your guests loved the cake, and that we were able to make the whole process easy for you!
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Lynn
Wedding:
4/23/2016
5.0/5.0
It’s really important that a wedding cake tastes as good as it looks, and Rachel of Custom Cake Design understands this. She supplied us with a 3 Tier Wedding Cake (Vanilla cake, Lemon filling and Rich White Icing) that looked exactly like the picture I supplied her with. A ¾ sheet Groom’s cake (Chocolate Chip cake, Chocolate mousse filling and Rich Chocolate Icing) with a custom picture and inscription on top. And finally, a small Gluten free cake for my three Gluten free guests. I tried all three cakes and they were extraordinary. In addition to creating three delicious cakes, Rachel answered all of my (constant) questions in a very friendly way and she even made a special point of sizing up the silver cake board so that it would look great with the pedestal cake stand that I had purchased elsewhere. I highly recommend this vendor for your wedding cakes and any other special occasion cake needs you might have.
It’s really important that a wedding cake tastes as good as it looks, and Rachel of Custom Cake Design understands this. Read more...
It’s really important that a wedding cake tastes as good as it looks, and Rachel of Custom Cake Design understands this. She supplied us with a 3 Tier Wedding Cake (Vanilla cake, Lemon filling and Rich White Icing) that looked exactly like the picture I supplied her with. A ¾ sheet Groom’s cake (Chocolate Chip cake, Chocolate mousse filling and Rich Chocolate Icing) with a custom picture and inscription on top. And finally, a small Gluten free cake for my three Gluten free guests. I tried all three cakes and they were extraordinary. In addition to creating three delicious cakes, Rachel answered all of my (constant) questions in a very friendly way and she even made a special point of sizing up the silver cake board so that it would look great with the pedestal cake stand that I had purchased elsewhere. I highly recommend this vendor for your wedding cakes and any other special occasion cake needs you might have. Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

We are happy to hear that all of the cakes were delicious! It is was truly a pleasure working with you! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate it!
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Victoria
Wedding:
4/23/2016
5.0/5.0
My husband and I worked with Custom Cakes Design as part of our contract with the Gaithersburg Marriott at Washingtonian and were very happy with the cakes. We went to do a tasting with my parents and all agreed on selections for the wedding cake and the groom's cake. Just for fun, we ordered a small version of the wedding cake flavors for a family holiday gathering to taste them together and realized that we weren't really thrilled with our selections together on the second taste. The manager at Custom Cakes Design was extremely accommodating and allowed us to come back in for a second tasting to figure out the flavors for our wedding cake (the groom's cake was still delicious and required no changes at all). We chose the same cake with different icing and it made all the difference in the world. Our wedding was last weekend and both cakes turned out beautifully - exactly how I wanted them to look and absolutely delicious. Very highly recommended!
My husband and I worked with Custom Cakes Design as part of our contract with the Gaithersburg Marriott at Washingtonian Read more...
My husband and I worked with Custom Cakes Design as part of our contract with the Gaithersburg Marriott at Washingtonian and were very happy with the cakes. We went to do a tasting with my parents and all agreed on selections for the wedding cake and the groom's cake. Just for fun, we ordered a small version of the wedding cake flavors for a family holiday gathering to taste them together and realized that we weren't really thrilled with our selections together on the second taste. The manager at Custom Cakes Design was extremely accommodating and allowed us to come back in for a second tasting to figure out the flavors for our wedding cake (the groom's cake was still delicious and required no changes at all). We chose the same cake with different icing and it made all the difference in the world. Our wedding was last weekend and both cakes turned out beautifully - exactly how I wanted them to look and absolutely delicious. Very highly recommended! Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! Also we are so glad to hear you loved the cake and everything was exactly how you wanted it! It was such a pleasure working with you and we are happy to have been apart of your big day!
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Jackie
Wedding:
4/16/2016
5.0/5.0
Custom Cake Design was great! We ordered a small top tier for us and two different flavor cupcake for our guests and all of it was AMAZING! Since we only had one bite of our top tier at the reception, we both had a piece before we froze it. Our top tier was Butter Rum cake with Raspberry filling and Buttercream icing. The cupcake were Champagne and Chocolate Raspberry flavored with Buttercream icing. All of it was amazing! The pricing for the cupcakes and cake was the cheapest we found and the quality was great! Can't wait to have more of our cake at our one year! :) Highly recommended.
Custom Cake Design was great! We ordered a small top tier for us and two different flavor cupcake for our guests and all Read more...
Custom Cake Design was great! We ordered a small top tier for us and two different flavor cupcake for our guests and all of it was AMAZING! Since we only had one bite of our top tier at the reception, we both had a piece before we froze it. Our top tier was Butter Rum cake with Raspberry filling and Buttercream icing. The cupcake were Champagne and Chocolate Raspberry flavored with Buttercream icing. All of it was amazing! The pricing for the cupcakes and cake was the cheapest we found and the quality was great! Can't wait to have more of our cake at our one year! :) Highly recommended. Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We are thrilled to hear that everything was delicious and exactly how you wanted! It was such a pleasure working with you and we are happy to have been able to add your special day!
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Joyce
Wedding:
12/5/2015
5.0/5.0
Cake was beautiful and delicious!
Cake was beautiful and delicious!
Cake was beautiful and delicious! Read less
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Amber
Wedding:
11/14/2015
5.0/5.0
Our cake was amazing! It was exactly as ordered and tasted divine. We went with two tiers (our anniversary tier and the bottom tier) strawberry cream and the middle tier white chocolate. Our guests had nothing but great things to say and we cannot wait to taste it again on our anniversary!
Our cake was amazing! It was exactly as ordered and tasted divine. We went with two tiers (our anniversary tier and the Read more...
Our cake was amazing! It was exactly as ordered and tasted divine. We went with two tiers (our anniversary tier and the bottom tier) strawberry cream and the middle tier white chocolate. Our guests had nothing but great things to say and we cannot wait to taste it again on our anniversary! Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

We are so happy to hear that you and your guests loved the cake! It was truly a pleasure working with you and being a part of your special day! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we sincerely appreciate it.
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Jaimie
Wedding:
11/8/2015
5.0/5.0
We loved our cake! Tasted delicious and looked beautiful! Delivered on time, and did everything just as we asked.
We loved our cake! Tasted delicious and looked beautiful! Delivered on time, and did everything just as we asked.
We loved our cake! Tasted delicious and looked beautiful! Delivered on time, and did everything just as we asked. Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! Also we are so glad to hear you loved the cake and everything was exactly how you wanted it! It was such a pleasure working with you and we are happy to have been apart of your big day!
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Jackie
Wedding:
11/7/2015
5.0/5.0
Custom Cake Design was one of the available options through the hotel we had our reception at and we were so happy with the results!!! The tasting process was great, they let us try literally every flavor they have to offer and each one tasted great and were all very moist. We didn't know exactly what we wanted but they were very helpful and patient with us as we looked at possible designs. The anemone sugar flowers they made turned out absolutely beautiful. We got a lot of compliments from our guests asking where we got the cake from.
Custom Cake Design was one of the available options through the hotel we had our reception at and we were so happy with Read more...
Custom Cake Design was one of the available options through the hotel we had our reception at and we were so happy with the results!!! The tasting process was great, they let us try literally every flavor they have to offer and each one tasted great and were all very moist. We didn't know exactly what we wanted but they were very helpful and patient with us as we looked at possible designs. The anemone sugar flowers they made turned out absolutely beautiful. We got a lot of compliments from our guests asking where we got the cake from. Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we truly appreciate it! Also we are so glad you and your guests loved the cake! It was such a pleasure working with you and we are so happy that we could help add to your special day!
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Kristina
Wedding:
10/24/2015
5.0/5.0
We got a cake for our wedding day! My fiancé and parents all went to the cake tasting and we were greeted by Raquel, the owner. She was SO sweet and helpful and we had a great variety of cake flavors. The cake was so moist and had great flavor. Of course, cake is always good at the tasting but I was curious if it would taste just as good on our big day! I have been to many weddings where the cake is usually dry or not very flavorful. First off, when I saw the cake on our wedding day, I was VERY pleased with how beautiful the cake was! Even more pleasing, was how delicious and moist the cake was! We got so many great compliments on the cake from our guest! Custom Cake Design is the way to go-- you won't be disappointed!!
We got a cake for our wedding day! My fiancé and parents all went to the cake tasting and we were greeted by Raquel, the Read more...
We got a cake for our wedding day! My fiancé and parents all went to the cake tasting and we were greeted by Raquel, the owner. She was SO sweet and helpful and we had a great variety of cake flavors. The cake was so moist and had great flavor. Of course, cake is always good at the tasting but I was curious if it would taste just as good on our big day! I have been to many weddings where the cake is usually dry or not very flavorful. First off, when I saw the cake on our wedding day, I was VERY pleased with how beautiful the cake was! Even more pleasing, was how delicious and moist the cake was! We got so many great compliments on the cake from our guest! Custom Cake Design is the way to go-- you won't be disappointed!! Read less
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Custom Cake Design responded with the following comments:

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, we truly appreciate it! Also it was such a pleasure working with you as well! We are so glad that you and your guests loved the cake and that we could be apart of your special day!

DEALS

Monthly Bridal Open House And Cake Tasting
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Custom Cake Design holds a monthly open house. With over 68 wedding cakes on display, come browze our large showroom and enjoy a sampling of our 25 delightfully moist cake flavors. While you're here, you may want to sample a fresh strawberry, dipped into our warm Belgian chocolate fountain. You'll also have the opportunity to speak to other vendors: a Photographer, Videogapher, Caterer and Invitation & Wedding accessory specialist will be available at most open houses.
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