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Sweet Maria's

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159 Manor Ave, Ste 2, Waterbury, CT 06705-1248
+1 203-755-3804
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped in to order a birthday cake for my wife. The lady who was taking the order was super nice and helped me pick the perfect cake and design. When I went to pick up the cake I was met with the same great service. The cake was beautiful and delicious!! It was a big hit with the family.... More 

Thank docrvg
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

I visited Sweet Maria's to buy several cookie platter gifts. They are as close to the very missed Italian cookies, my older friends and family used to make, as I can find! They are loved by everyone, she is from the area and has the real recipes!

Thank Squawe
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I have ordered cakes from sweet maria' s for over 20 years including my wedding cake. But i had just ordered a cake for my daughters birthday and it was lousy. The cake was clearly over cooked and dry. When i returned the cake the woman who helped me was very rude. Threw out 75 percent of the cake and... More 

Thank Toniantico
Oakville, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This was the worst cake I have ever had. I am better off making pillsbury boxed cake. The girl I spoke to was in a different world and I ordered the pineapple cake which had pieces of what seemed to be old dry pineapple. Maybe this place is excelling because it's in Connecticut but I just moved here from New... More 

Thank crystaljust817
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105 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Several years ago we had Sweet Marias make our wedding cake and people still rave about it so it was natural that when we helped throw a big, important 75th Birthday Party for most of the same people we knew we had to go to Sweet Maria's for their Cupcakes. I knew we wanted cupcakes because there was no way... More 

Thank Chris W
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

I've been ordering cakes for awhile from Sweet Maria's. Despite the premium cost, they were well worth it. The last cake I ordered, however, looked beautiful, but tasted stale. It seemed that the cake may have been previously frozen. It didn't taste fresh. We threw out half the cake! Needless to say, I don't order cakes from Sweet Maria's anymore.

Thank Gary V
Waterbury, Connecticut
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

We have been going to Sweet Maria's for the past few years and I have to say the cakes are delicious! They are a little pricey but they do a fantastic job!

Thank Beechlover1232
Naugatuck, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2015

They have the best cakes. I love the Heath Bar one the most. Very very sweet though and some may say too sweet. I say never !! Chip and Ernies is also delish. My husbands favorite is choc cake with bananas in the middle and choc whipped cream icing.. I have tried so many of their flavors and cupcakes and... More 

Thank Kissethan
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233 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2015

I wanted a specifically-designed birthday cake to celebrate the close birthdays of two female friends. I ordered the 8-inch cake about a week before the scheduled party date, and the cake was exactly what I ordered. My guests of honor and other guests truly adored "The Queens Cake" for its design, freshness, and flavor. Buttercream frosting, yellow cake, with chocolate... More 

1 Thank radiowitch
Avon, Connecticut
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271 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

The cakes from here are the absolute best I ever tasted! Every time we get a cake from Sweet Maria's we are never disappointed. The cake tastes so fresh and delicious!

1 Thank Noodlebee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 Manor Ave, Ste 2, Waterbury, CT 06705-1248
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-755-3804

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?