We all love cake, and birthday cake is definitely our favorite! Whether it’s a cupcake, multi-layered cake, or a good old-fashioned Victoria sponge, we just can’t get enough of cake. If your little one is having a birthday party, Kuala Lumpur is home to many impressive patisseries, cake shops, bakeshops, and artisanal cafes where you can order a delectable, colorful, and tasty homemade birthday cake made especially for your child. Check out our guide to the best birthday cakes in Kuala Lumpur!
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This avant-garde cake and pastry artist starting baking since she was 11, and you'd be surprised to know that she's only 19. We're blown away by her stunning creations, including an extravagant 85kg brandy-infused wedding cake commissioned for a wedding. Her work is gorgeous, intricate and elaborate, so if you're hankering for a fancy, artistic masterpiece to wow your guests, she's your gal! Karen also conducts workshops for kids and adults, so check out her Facebook page to stay informed when she holds one next!
This bright and sunny shop will satisfy your sugar cravings. Ben's Bake Shop of the Big Group has a huge selection on offer, from chocolate to caramel to vanilla. As you take your time selecting the cakes here, try one of the shop's delicious floats. You can also order via their online store - easy and delicious cakes in KL sorted.
Ben’s Bake Shop Publika, Level UG1, Publika, 1 Jalan Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 6205 2024; Ben's Bake Shop The LINC, 1-7, First Floor, No. 360, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2181 0338; Ben's Bake Shop Plaza Batai, Lot 6-7, Ground Floor, Plaza Batai, Jalan Batai, Damansara Heights, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2093 9968, www.thebiggroup.co/bens-bake-shop
Shaun Teo does custom cake designs as well as dessert tables. Minion lovers will be amazed by his one-eyed creations, Frozen fans will love his Olaf Tower, so moms needing a first birthday party cake with a little style and finesse, look no further! Shaun will sit down with you, discuss, design, then make the most perfect cake just for you or your little one!
Some of the best cakes in Kuala Lumpur can be found at Swich Cafe, which is famous for its fruit-based cakes like the signature moist, light and lovely Mangosteen Cake. Or try the Cempedak Mango Cake, Avocado Cake or our personal favorite, the Aphrodite (strawberry and pomegranate). The baker will listen to your birthday cake preferences and offer suggestions on how you can jazz up what you already have in mind. And we love that they're all so well-priced. Dig in!
Swich Cafe Atria, C11A, Concourse Floor, Atria Shopping Gallery, Atria Damansara, Jalan SS22/23, Damansara Jaya, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, +603 7731 7702, www.swichcafe.com
Founders Satira Diana and Farah Melissa create fantastic-looking cakes that are often too pretty to be eaten. Modern, stylish and innovative, they've brought cake-designing up a notch with their artistic work, but you'll have to pay for what you get, as their creations are often bold, fashionable and on trend. Order from them and your cake will probably be the talk of the town at your next party!
Customized cakes for all occasions including weddings, birthdays, baby showers and the prettiest desserts like cake pops that you've ever seen can be found in this family-run cakery in Solaris Mont Kiara. We're just drooling looking at their amazing Instagram page filled with colorful, quirky creations that will put a smile to your face. Pop by their cafe to have a taste and check out their photo albums to pick the perfect cake for your special day.
Though tiny, this cake shop certainly packs a punch when it comes to delivering cakes that look and taste delicious! Boasting the use of organic flour, kampung (free-range) eggs, and no artificial essences and flavorings, you're assured of the best quality when it comes to the cakes, pastries and desserts. Their cakes and pastries cover the entire spectrum of treats, from the quintessential red velvet cake to pastries made with alternative grains like buckwheat and rye. For customized cakes, drop by the cafe in Bangsar to discuss what you need.
Jaslyn Cakes, 7A Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar Baru, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2202 2868, www.jaslyncakes.com
From blogger to baker to cafe owner and author, Su-Yin has done it all and she now runs her cafe at the lush setting of Glasshouse at Seputeh, as well as a cafe and kiosk at The Gardens, Mid Valley Megamall. She offers wonderful customized cakes and desserts and can create something unique according to your theme and budget, and her cafe at Glasshouse is also a hot favorite when it comes to intimate birthday parties and gatherings.
Delectable By Su, various locations, +6012 885 5280, http://delectable.com.my/
Who doesn’t love a man who knows his way around a kitchen? Well, here are two - Shawn and Ferdy! These boys love to bake and they do a seriously impressive job. Whatever you want, they can make it from Littlest Pet Shop and Sesame Street cakes to Paw Patrol cupcakes. Best of all, these cakes look amazing and taste even better! Choose a pick-up point to collect your cake or grab it from their studio in Cheras – more details on their Facebook page.
Miss Shortcakes, also known as Jessica Ting, is an award-winning, spectacular cake-creator and baker. Beautiful and tasty is what Jessica does best. Everything from three-tier towers to Moana masterpieces Jessica can do it all. Her Instagram account shows all her stunning work and shows off her impressive skills. Definitely worth a follow!
Famous for their best-selling 3D Fresh Cream Durian Cake that will leave durian fans craving for more, Moonlight Cake House has branches around the Klang Valley and Johor. This is the place to pick up awesome fresh, ready-made cakes including cheesecakes, fondant cakes, French mille crepe, gelato cakes and fresh cream cakes which you can pre-order online before collecting.
Moonlight Cake House, various outlets including Sri Petaling and Puchong, www.moonlightcake.com
Colorful, light and delicious, these jelly cakes are bound to go down well with your little people. There are heaps of designs to choose from in many sizes and shapes from cartoon characters and animals to your favorite sport. Browse through the many options on the Jelly Cake House website, place your order online two days in advance and self-collect at one of their outlets in the Klang Valley.
Jelly Cake House, various outlets including SS2 and Cheras, www.jellycakehouse.com
Fabulous cupcake shop Wondermilk also does gorgeous birthday cakes! They can either be pre-ordered or, if you go early enough, a few are for sale and ready to take away. Bear in mind that if you go too late on the day you need one the big cakes may have already sold out, but you can usually buy a box of mini cupcakes, which are a great alternative. The cakes are yummy though, moist chocolate with tasty buttercream icing. Choose from buttercream cakes, Lola cakes or customized cakes online and they'll even deliver it to you. You’ll find outlets in Publika, IOI Mall, Citta Mall, and Damansara Uptown.
Ice cream and cake at the same time? A dream for most kids, we reckon! Deliciously cool and hard to resist, head over to Baskin Robbins to pick out the perfect ice cream cake for kiddos. There are kid-friendly designs that little ones will love, and they're not hard to find since branches are everywhere. Just remember to pop these babies into the refrigerator if you don't plan on consuming them immediately.
Baskin Robbins, various outlets including Bangsar and Suria KLCC, www.baskinrobbins.com.my
Online cake store Suchan has been around since 1994, and you'll be glad to know they have been supplying cakes and cookies to some of your favorite cafes around the city. Their best-selling signature Tiramisu Cake is a must-try, or if you want more options there's Mango Cheesecake, Gula Melaka Pandan Cheese Cake. Place your order online and they'll deliver it to you between three to five days.
Suchan Patisserie, Taman Gembira, 20, Jalan Perisa 1, 58200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +60 37981 9328, www.suchan.my