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Key West Cakes

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1014 white st., Key West, FL 33040
305-296-4162
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Key Lime Pie

Walked here from our cruise ship to check out the cupcakes we had been told about. Cupcakes were huge and no one could agree on which one to get. Then someone spotted the Key Lime pie in the cooler and we decided to try that. Hands down some of the best we have ever had. Definitely worth... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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Spring Lake, Michigan
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Spring Lake, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Walked here from our cruise ship to check out the cupcakes we had been told about. Cupcakes were huge and no one could agree on which one to get. Then someone spotted the Key Lime pie in the cooler and we decided to try that. Hands down some of the best we have ever had. Definitely worth the trek to... More 

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Seymour,Ct.
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We used Key West Cakes for our son's wedding in Key West. They were so helpful and so accomodating and great to deal with long distance. The cake we chose was beautiful - 3 tiers with cascading white chocolate shells going down the side of the cake. Absolutely beautiful. It was a surprise for the bride and groom and they... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

My wedding was March 16th, 2015 and everything went off with a hitch. Once my reception started I noticed that my wedding cake wasn't displayed...but I didn't think anything of it. My planner presented the cake in the middle of the reception and then I knew why. The cake looked NOTHING like how I envisioned or even close to the... More 

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

First time we stopped by was just for a peek to see what it was all about...walked out with a DEVINE salted caramel cup cake. My fiancé orded a cake for my birthday which ended up looking amazing and was a HUGE hit at the party. Cake was moist, frosting to die for, and real peaces of FRESH strawberries in... More 

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Newberry
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We ordered a birthday cake from KW cakes. It was perfectly done and tasted wonderful. They delivered it for us and it arrived on time.

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Key West, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

As I walked in a nice young lady greeted me and said hello. As I was pondering over my selection, a very rude gentleman walked out of freezer with a cake in hand, and as he sat it down turns to me and says" if you need help you need to speak up and ask". I was dumbfounded and only... More 

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pauliebakes, Owner at Key West Cakes, responded to this review

With regard to the above complaint I wish to share that we appreciate your e-mail and are dedicated to provide “Best in Class” service by responding to all reviews as quickly as possible. That day we were currently experiencing higher than usual volume due to the holiday and apologize for the manner in which you felt the response was couched.... More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Stopped in twice on a tuesday for their advertised special pot pies and this time no special since the baker just got back in to town and couldn't bake any....3 times and you're out....not sure i will give it a 3rd try

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pauliebakes, Owner at Key West Cakes, responded to this review

Please allow me this opportunity to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Your willingness to share your thoughts is appreciated. Key West Cakes is committed to providing our customers with the highest quality sweets and savories. We sincerely regret we fell short of our goal in this instance. Unfortunately our entrée chef/owner left town suddenly due to his fathers’ cancer... More 

Kalamazoo, Michigan
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210 reviews 210 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Try this place as the cookies - especially coconut dipped in chocolate are the best - the chocolate cupcakes are my favorite. If you are there on Tuesdays around 10 am, buy the chicken pot pie - delicious. This is the best!

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CT
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

With a combined age of 278 years, the four of us have tasted a lot of cakes both here and abroad. The chocolate birthday cake was one of the best. The cake was light and delicious. The chocolate hazelnut ganache frosting was without peer. The 9 inch cake disappeared almost overnight.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I ordered a birthday cake on a very short notice. The owner ( forgot the name, sorry ) was very cooperative, he took the order on phone, suggested some wonderful ideas to make the cake better & informed well in advance about the amount i needed to pay based on my cake selection. Also he was cooperative enough to stay... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1014 white st., Key West, FL 33040
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: 305-296-4162

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Bakeries

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