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Icing On the Cake


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Fresh Banana
Chocolate Buttermilk
Super Chunky Carrot
German Chocolate
Lemon Poppyseed
Luscious Lemon
Red Velvet
Apple Spice
Fudge Ribbon
Pumpkin Ribbon
Black and Tan
Pink Lady
Peanut Butter
Angel Food
Berry Berry
Irish Cream Stout
Giant Swirly Cake
Fresh Banana
Chocolate Buttermilk
Golden Vanilla
Lemon Poppyseed
Apple Spice
Swirly Cake
Luscious Lemon
Berry Berry
Red Velvet
Buttery and Generously Glazed
Chocolate Chip
Peanut Butter Crunch
Chocolate Fudge
(Available only during major holidays)
Lemon Curd
Raspberry Lemon Curd
Chocolate Suicide Torte
Pumpkin and Eggnog (Seasonal)
Tangy Lemon
Moist Pumpkin
Banana Walnut
Banana Walnut Chocolate Chip
Almond Poppyseed
Chocolate Fudge Chip
Cranberry Apple Spice
Cornmeal Blueberry
Also wheat-free banana pecan, pumpkin and lemon and vegan banana walnut.
Who doesn’t love big, chunky, chewy cookies? We’re famous for ours.
Chocolate Chip
Triple Chocolate
Peanut Butter
Molasses Crinkle
Chocolate Cherry Chunk
Crandoodle (Seasonal)
“Minis” and giant one pound cookies can be special ordered.
Feel like baking? Cookie dough is available in any of our “classic” cookie varieties.
Crumble Bees
Coconut Macaroons
Citrus Sweeties
Crunchy Gingersnaps
Cream-Filled Sandwich Cookies
Bagged Brown Sugar Shortbread
Peanut Butter Shortbread
Lemon Poppyseed Shortbread
Cinnamon Pecan Shortbread
Nice and big like the top of a muffin with a buttery glaze.
Harvest Moons
Maple Moons
Pink Big Tops
Salted Caramel Moon
Orange Blossoms
Apple Annies
Black and Whites
Mud Pies
Chocolate Chip
Classic Walnut
Dark Chocolate
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip
Hello Dollies
Stoke Bars
Salted Caramel Peanut
Caramel Mirandas
Raspberry Cheesecake
Smores Bars
Icing on the Cake is an amazing retail bakery located in downtown Los Gatos, California. Since 1985, an impressive selection of buttery, made-from-scratch cakes, cookies, brownies & bars, loaves and pies have stood ready to tempt anyone with a sweet tooth. Icing on the Cake also offers fun gift items, a large selection of cake stands, greeting cards and seasonal merchandise. Come see why this little gem of a bakery has such a devoted following.
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This shop has delicious bakery, beautiful cakes and lots of fun goodies to purchase besides bakery. Stationary, cards, decorations, etc. Super fun store and worth the visit!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 1971WDW
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello 1971WDW, Thank you very much for the great review, and for mentioning our merchandise. A trip to a bakery should be fun! We've been baking for 34 years, love what we do, and appreciate your business. Thanks for stopping by, Lynn & the entire...More

Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

We buy our family birthday cakes here and they are the best. I strongly recommend the carrot cake. The selection of cupcakes is amazing. I also must recommend the molasses cookies, they are the best!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank M9057ALelizabethh
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2019

Hello Elizabeth H, Thank you so much for inviting us to your family celebrations. The Chunky Carrot cake has been with us since Day 1, and a personal favorite. Cupcake varieties just seem to multiply, and molasses Crinkles are popular year 'round. We just celebrated...More

Reviewed August 7, 2019

It is hard to go here and not buy up half the place. I love so many things but the banana cake is my favorite!!! Everything here is made fresh daily... they have vegan and GF options so you can get something for everyone. If...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Crashcake
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

Hi CrashCake, Thank you so much for stopping by, and for your great review. You said a mouthful, mentioning our alternative products, pulling a number. We have been in town for 34 years and love what we offer. Our hope is that there is something...More

Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here to pick up desserts for dinner as well as for our walk in town. All of the desserts are fantastic but the icing really sets everything apart. We also had a special treat “homemade ice cream sandwiches”, that they make during the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Curt S
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Hi Curt, Thank you for stopping by and enjoying what we offer. We've been in town 34 years, and love what we do. The ice cream sandwiches are popular, we appreciate the mention, and your business! Lynn & the entire staff

Reviewed May 20, 2019

Cute place, for baked goods and simple cards and gifts. i didn't care for the Calling numbers. I just wanted to buy something and had to wait for my number to be called. COnsidered walking out rather than waiting.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Craig R
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Icing on the Cake has been baking gourmet items in Los Gatos since 1985. The bakery is known for their cupcakes, cookies, cakes, brownies and specialty gifts and desserts. Their large cookies are flavorful and the cakes that we have tried are moist. Flavors include...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank lwj
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Hello Iwj, Thanks so much for your review, and mentioning so many of our products. We've been baking in town for 34 years and love what we offer, and continue to add new desserts often. Thank you for treating yourself. How nice. Lynn & the...More

Reviewed March 26, 2019

Never disappointed! Many choices of cakes, the cupcake assortment is my favorite. Friendly staff, and very helpful!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

this little place has agreat selections fresh daily and is sinful and they do custom orders as well thanks

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

We were visiting and stopped in to pick up a birthday cake. Their cupcake options were so unique and flavorful it was hard to decide what we wanted. The frosting is delicious and rich in taste. Also the best Snickerdoodle cookies I have ever had....More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Icing On the Cake is a fabulous bakery. We have ordered large birthday cakes and small bunt cakes for all occasions and love their creations.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TJFLG42
Lynn M, Owner at Icing On the Cake, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Thank you so much for your review, and also including us in your celebration. We love our 34 years! Your review made our day, Lynn & the entire staff

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