Phone us on 0800 999 8089 | Mon - Fri: 9am - 9pm, Sat - Sun: 9am - 5pm
orders@need-a-cake.co.uk

About us

Rachel Brown is the owner of Berkshire's largest independent specialist cake decorating business. which celebrated its 26th year in 2012. She also is the Creative Director of the Berkshire Cake Decorating Academy, with courses created to inspire and teach people in the art of cake- making.

She has published books on cake decorating styles and techniques which are now in several languages, recently translated into Dutch and Spanish.

As you’d guess from our name, we make cakes to order – but not just ordinary cakes. The ones we make are beautiful and delicious. Every cake is handmade to the highest standard. We can create almost every type of cake you could possibly imagine – and even some that you couldn't. Our original designs include bespoke hand painted, hand carved and hand modelled cakes.

We have a superb selection of beautiful handmade wedding cakes in a variety of designs to suit any theme, including classic, contemporary, novelty styles and individual fairy cakes. We can also create a unique, custom-designed cake for you, incorporating any colours, fabrics, theme or personal touch you wish into the design.

Although our company is based in the South of England and in South Wales. provide an on-line service to cater for all areas of the UK. Our cakes can be delivered all over the UK (mainland only). Each cake by post is carefully gift wrapped for transportation and delivered next day by courier. The cakes can be also be hand delivered.

We still maintain a dedicated telephone service line. Our experienced team of staff are available to assist and help you and your ideas become a reality. We are also delighted to offer a personal consultation in our shop at the customer’s convenience.

Once your idea is baked and decorated, we will hand deliver to your door so you can sit back and enjoy the reaction from the recipients.

  • Quality cake guarentee

    Quality cake
    guarantee

  • Delivered anywhere in the UK

    Delivered anywhere
    in the UK

  • Choice of delivery including Saturdays

    Choice of delivery
    including Saturdays