Q: How much are your custom creations?
A: The starting price for custom fondant cakes is $4.00 per serving plus tax and $3.00 per serving plus tax for buttercream. Additional design details do cost extra. The best way to figure out pricing is to contact us and we can provide you with a written estimate for your special cake!
Q: What size of cake should I order?
A: Cakes On Top will help you to figure out what size of cake is required for the amount and type of guests your serving it to. (For Example: how many adults / how many children)
Q: Do you offer smashy cakes for young children?
A.Yes! If you book your child’s first or second birthday cake from us we will provide you with a complementary smashy cupcake for them to make a mess with and enjoy!
Q: Do you delivery? Is there a minimum order required?
A: Yes! Delivery is available for the Fergus, Elora, Guelph and the Waterloo area starting at $25.00. We do however provide delivery outside of these areas for an additional delivery fee. Delivery is only available for orders over $150.00.
Q: How much notice do you need for a custom cake / cupcakes?
A: We do require a 3 week notice for all custom cake, cupcake, cookie and cake pop orders. The reason why is so we the appropriate tools and ingredients for your special treats.
Q: Is a deposit required for booking a custom cake? What about a wedding?
A: No deposit is required when booking your custom cake or cupcakes. When booking your wedding cake or cupcakes we do require a 50% non-refundable deposit.
Q: What other sweet treats do you provide?
A: Cakes On Top creates delicious sweet tables! We offer full candy buffets for weddings, birthdays etc. as well as french macaron, petit fours, brownies, holiday cookies and much more. Contact us and check out our blog for seasonal and fresh sweet treats!
Q: What form of payment do you accept?
A: We can accept cash, cheque (payable to Cakes On Top), E-Transfers or credit card via Paypal.
FAQ – Weddings
Q: What takes place at a wedding consultation?
A: Cakes On Top provide complementary wedding consultations! We will also provide the bride and groom with up to 4 different flavours to try in a cupcake format. For additional samples there would be a charge starting at $3.00 each plus tax. Cakes On Top will send you our Wedding Cake / Cupcake contract to review prior to the consultation. The contract will answer most of your questions and can be discussed at the consultation.
Q: When should I schedule a wedding consultation?
A: Schedule your consultation 4 – 6 months prior to your wedding. By that time you will roughly know the quantity of guests, colour palette and venue. Cakes On Top will be able to provide an more accurate estimate with that information.
Q: Do you offer and set up candy / sweet tables?
A: Yes we do! We create amazing candy / sweet table for your wedding guests to snack on for either a late night dessert or for a wedding favour. We will do all of the work for you, ordering the correct quantities of candy, providing beautiful vases, scoops, boxes or bags, labels and signage to display everything perfectly for your big day!
Q: Do you offer any type of bundle on your wedding cakes and sweet tables?
A: Yes! Book your wedding cake / wedding cupcakes AND a candy / sweet table with us and we will give a 15% discount on the overall order!
Q: Help! My wedding is 2 weeks away and I need a cake!
A: If you require a cake on short notice, give us a call! Depending on our existing orders, we may be able to accommodate your order. Please note there is a $50 premium added to last minute orders.
Sweet Table Selection
|Cupcakes||Medium sized cupcakes in coordinating colours to match the table theme||$2.75 – $3.00 + tax|
|Mini Cupcakes||Bite sized cupcakes with a single swirl of delicious buttercream coordinating colours to match the table theme||$0.85 – $1.15 + tax|
|Cake Pops||Cake and icing all in one, dipped in high quality chocolate decorated with colours to match the table theme||$2.75 – $3.50 + tax|
|Sugar cookies & Cookie pops||Traditional cut out sugar cookies decorated with royal icing to coordinate with table theme and style. Flat or wrapped on a stick.||$.80 – $3.75 + tax|
|French Macarons||Classic French macarons in a variety of flavours and colours to match the tables theme||$2.75 – $3.25 + tax|
|Chocolate dips||Chocolate dipped pretzels, marshmallows, Oreos, snickerdoodle and strawberries. In a variety of chocolate candy colours to suit the tables theme.||Pricing varied|
|Assorted candies||Add colour and style to your sweet table with bulk candy. Let Cakes On Top assist you in quantities and set up.||$3.00 – $8.00 per guest|
Cakes On Top offers a full service Sweet table including set up, rental equipment and design. We can provide you with everything you need to put together a show stopping display!
Boxes and treat bags are also available.
** Additional sweets not listed are brownies, assorted tarts, mini pies, petit fours, salt water taffy, candied apples, brittle and much more!