The best places for cake in Cambridge

If you have a sweet tooth then keep reading as we’ve rounded up our favourites places for tea and cake in Cambridge

Written by Tracey Dean  



51-52 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RG

Founded in 1921, Fitzbillie’s is one the most famous cake shops in Cambridge. Tempting treats include their legendary sticky Chelsea buns that are freshly baked onsite each day.


Patisserie Valerie

1-2 Bridge Street, Cambridge, CB2 1UA

Treat yourself to handmade cakes ranging from chocolate éclairs to strawberry tarts. It’s also the perfect place to pick up a celebration cake such as the impossible to resist Double Chocolate Dream Gateau!

Adilia’s Norfolk Street Bakery

89 Norfolk Street, Cambridge, CB1 2LD

Specialising in European bread made with organic flour they also sell Portuguese delicacies alongside scrumptious pastries, danishes and cookies.

George’s Bakery

Every Sunday – Cambridge Market, Market Square, Cambridge, CB2

This popular market stall can be found adorned with traditional and creative cakes. Enjoy a family favorite such as a classic Victoria sponge or discover something new like their must try Piña Colada cake!

George’s Bakery


17-18 Petty Cury, Cambridge, CB2 3NE

This highly anticipated Japanese and Korean inspired bakery offers unique delicacies including potato croquette donuts and Matcha and Azuki cookies!

Tom’s Cakes

32 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 2AD

Close to Parker’s Piece, Tom’s Cakes offer a range of handmade seasonal cakes and biscuits made with only natural ingredients. You won’t regret trying their autumnal Bramley Apple and Cinnamon Cake!

Dulcedo Patisserie

60 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 1LA

Aiming to provide Cambridge with the finest and freshest treats around, this new patisserie specialises in  artisan chocolates, dragées and macarons – expect a treat for the eyes and tastebuds with their colourful concoctions!


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