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Readers adore the beautiful confections created by Ella Jones at Blanchard's Bakery in Mableton.

1) Cakes by Ella/Blanchard’s Bakery

You say, “Ms. Ella makes the best cake I’ve ever had. We had her make our wedding party cake and there were no crumbs.  They ate the crumbs it was so good.”

2) Piece of Cake

3) Rhodes Bakery

4) McEntyre’s Bakery

5) Cakes by Coco

6) Gabriel’s Desserts

OUR PICKS

The birthday cakes from Highland Bakery are edible art. Photo courtesy Highland Bakery.

The birthday cakes from Highland Bakery are edible art. Photo courtesy Highland Bakery.

1) Highland Bakery

We say, “If you want a cake that wows, there’s no better place than Highland Bakery. These folks make edible (and tasty) art.”

2) Chocolate Pink

3) Sugar Cakes Patisserie

4) Alon’s

5) Piece of Cake

313 comments Add your comment

MP

December 14th, 2009
12:25 pm

Sweet N’ Sinful–most delicious moist caramel birthday cake I have ever had. They deliver and will do custom shapes all for very affordable prices!

faireygodmother

December 14th, 2009
12:42 pm

Chocolate Pink by far!!!

TB

December 14th, 2009
3:05 pm

roadrunner

December 14th, 2009
3:06 pm

Rhodes will always be the best — has been for over 60 years in our family !!

kay

December 14th, 2009
3:09 pm

peachy clean

December 14th, 2009
3:11 pm

publix :whipped creamy

Miller Groves #1Fan

December 14th, 2009
3:13 pm

Cakes by coco

Miller Groves #1Fan

December 14th, 2009
3:13 pm

Cakes by coco

EC

December 14th, 2009
3:14 pm

Piece of Cake is great!

Jan

December 14th, 2009
3:21 pm

L. Ushery

December 14th, 2009
3:22 pm

CAKES BY ELLA in Mableton, GA have the BEST cakes!!! They are not only beautiful cakes they are DELICIOUS!!!!

Joja Lady

December 14th, 2009
3:25 pm

It’s a toss-up between Gabriel’s in Marietta and McEntyre’s in Smyrna.

Victor

December 14th, 2009
3:25 pm

MY AUNT MAKES THE BEST CAKES ESPECIALLY HER RED VELVET CAKE WHICH YOU CAN FIND AT “THIS IS IT” CALL HER 770-337-4184 DEBORAH or http://www.scratchbatchonline.com/

DB

December 14th, 2009
3:26 pm

Southside – Blanchard’s Bakery in Hapeville. The kids will know you love them. Anywhere else – Publix.

MSA

December 14th, 2009
3:28 pm

Cakes By Coco

Jamie Woody

December 14th, 2009
3:32 pm

Piece of Cake – Atlanta Location

BP

December 14th, 2009
3:43 pm

Blanchards is the best. They have the most amazing Petit Fours.

sugarcat

December 14th, 2009
3:44 pm

McEntyre’s in Smyrna! People come from near and far for these yummy cakes. Great prices, too.

BobbyH

December 14th, 2009
3:47 pm

Henri’s Bakery

Alex

December 14th, 2009
3:50 pm

Sweet N’ Sinful in Avondale Estates.

Kris

December 14th, 2009
4:02 pm

McEntyre’s has been the best since I was a kid 40 years ago.

kay

December 14th, 2009
4:04 pm

Super Target

sammiamm

December 14th, 2009
4:05 pm

I LOVE SWEETS

December 14th, 2009
4:05 pm

Daisy’s Desserts has the BEST desserts in Atlanta! http://www.daisysdesserts.com. Ask for Wendy McGhee.

Just Sayin'

December 14th, 2009
4:07 pm

Courtney

December 14th, 2009
4:07 pm

Usually Publix, but I’ve had great cakes from Southern Sweets Bakery

EA

December 14th, 2009
4:15 pm

Alon’s Midnight Cake will make you weep. SO good.

loganville

December 14th, 2009
4:17 pm

Sugar Kneads in Loganville is great

Tracie G

December 14th, 2009
4:19 pm

CAKES BY ELLA in Mableton

Tammie

December 14th, 2009
4:21 pm

Confection Perfection in Acworth ….. THE BEST EVER!!!!!!!!!!

julia

December 14th, 2009
4:24 pm

RS

December 14th, 2009
4:25 pm

Sweet n sinful definitely has the best cakes (and other sweets)! http://www.sweetnsinful.com

JC

December 14th, 2009
4:30 pm

Piece of Cake

sharon

December 14th, 2009
4:34 pm

Henri’s in Buckhead!

CK9

December 14th, 2009
4:37 pm

Mozart Bakery… Pleasant Hill Rd, Old Peachtree Rd, Lawrenceville-Suwanee Rd, Buford Hwy–it’s all the same greatness! For those that never venture into the Asian shops in Gwinnett, you are missing out! Henri’s, Piece of Cake, etc don’t have anything on this bakery!

malissa

December 14th, 2009
4:47 pm

A piece of cake. White chocolate!

esm

December 14th, 2009
4:49 pm

Piece of Cake, hands down!

Egger

December 14th, 2009
4:54 pm

Caryn’s Cakes on Marietta Street – her white butter cake, golden butter cake and chocolate cake are all out of this world.

Jasmine

December 14th, 2009
5:00 pm

Blanchard’s Bakery of Mableton- Cakes by Ella, Beautifully decorated and the taste that never leaves your mouth

Jasmine

December 14th, 2009
5:01 pm

Must check cakesbyella.com, a cake for every occasion

EMMA

December 14th, 2009
5:09 pm

Cake Cafe on Candler. Listen to jazz and have a piece of birthday cake, or cupcake, or cookie, or brownie, or key lime pie, or cobbler.

Nicole

December 14th, 2009
5:09 pm

Cakes By Ella (www.cakesbyella.com) has the best butter pound cake with butter cream icing it is to die for.

Tracee aka TiTi @ 47

December 14th, 2009
5:10 pm

ONCE UPON A CAKE!!!! THE CAKE IS DELICIOUS – NOT DRY!!! MARIA’S DESIGNS ARE AWESOME. Cakes are baked on sight. They bake to order not to inventory so they are always fresh! http://www.onceuponacake.net

SR Hazard

December 14th, 2009
5:12 pm

Cakes by Coco is very, very good!

RaleighDawg

December 14th, 2009
5:15 pm

White Chocolate or Red Velvet from Piece of Cake !

Leggs

December 14th, 2009
5:15 pm

I am whatever you say I am

December 14th, 2009
5:36 pm

WHOLE FOODS!!!!

cet

December 14th, 2009
5:36 pm

Henri’s in buckhead has always been a favorite.

jilljam

December 14th, 2009
5:38 pm

Rhodes Bakery, love the lemon filled yellow cake with seven minute icing and carmel iced yellow cake…over 60 years of southern yummy!

Allison

December 14th, 2009
5:50 pm

Publix has the BEST.