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The Baking Grounds

4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518-3027
+1 678-765-6690
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (27 reviews)
“cakes” (36 reviews)
“cake pops” (3 reviews)
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518-3027
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Reviewed yesterday

The service was great! I had a burger and it was a bit small, but perfect for me. The prices are very reasonable. They have beautiful pastries inside! I also had a latte and it was perfect!

Thank Felicia B
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

The Baking Grounds is one my go to places for lunch good menu, good food and great service. It’s quaint atmosphere is just perfect for chitchat with friends. Plus if you’re so inclined you can pick up a goodies to take home.

Thank Pat O
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Ok, let me preface this whole review in saying, Baking Grounds is NOT a terrible place to eat! They moved to a new location last year, and their lunches are great; however, in comparison to another restaurant down the street as top of the TA...More

Thank mgriz
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Hello, First let us say that we appreciate you taking the time to review us. Having said that, it is a little strange that you say so much good, then only a 2 star review. We understand that you think our bakery items are "too...More

Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

This family owned bakery has the best cake on the planet! It's delightfully moist and the fillings are to die for😋mmmm!

Thank Rebecca D
TheBakingGrounds, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words and 5 Star Review!!! It means so much to us here at The Baking Grounds!

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Simply put, if you take the time to go here, you will tasted baked goods that take you back to when you were a kid. Delicious! Tastes like it was made just for you. Check it out......you'll see.

Thank Gatorman90
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This place is wonderful. Went 2x for breakfast. The pancakes are a must have. The portions are great and the prices are even better. The service was phenomenal. The bakery case had everything from cupcakes, to cake pops, turnovers, dipped pretzels and oreos. Will most...More

1  Thank ohrhilly
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place for dessert and coffee! convenient location and close to my house.great prices on everything!

Thank ginatorres64
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We have eaten breakfast and lunch here many times and it’s always good, but the really special treat is the cake. My family ordered my birthday cake here, and it was the best I’ve ever had. Delicious buttercream frosting in amazing colors, plus moist pound...More

Thank B4553ZRpam
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and your five star review. It means so much to us and we are so glad that you were pleased. Looking forward to serving you in the future. Be blessed, all the staff at the baking grounds

Reviewed July 16, 2018

Stopped for lunch. Sandwiches were excellent. This is a full bakery and breakfast/lunch place. Bread for sandwiches is made there. Looks like this is also he place to go for fabulous desserts and especially cakes. Lots of wedding cakes and others on display. Took home...More

Thank GaTraveler7011
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We only stopped in and got a few cake pops so we can’t review the food or cake but what we did have was amazing. The service was fast and excellent! We had at least 4 people ask had we been helped while we were...More

Thank Christian H
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Questions & Answers
June 16, 2018|
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Response from lornemccaslin | Property representative |
Most definitely! No stairs, easy in and out.
Jennifer G
September 29, 2016|
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Response from TheBakingGrounds | Property representative |
We have a full line of breakfast items. From eggs, biscuits and gravy, to croissant egg cheese ant bacon sandwiches. A daily special for lunch and breakfast, and a different soup as well.
Jennifer G
September 28, 2016|
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Response from Joan P | Reviewed this property |
I was also a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518-3027
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Buford
  • Phone Number: +1 678-765-6690
  • E-mail
Now located at 4360 South Lee Street, Buford GA. Right Between Community Bank & The Funeral Home! More Parking, more menu items, now teaming with UberEats for you to get The Baking Grounds great food delivered! The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe, Home of I Do Cake is a real, old fashioned specialty cake boutique which has been creating unique wedding cakes, anniversary cakes, grooms cakes for over 50 years. A family tradition since 1958, we want to be your first choice for specialty wedding cake, grooms cakes, anniversary cakes. With over 80 years of combined experience, The Baking Grounds Bake Cafe, Home of I Do Cake, provides specialty 3D cakes, wedding cake, grooms cake and more for your special events. Our cakes are baked from scratch, fresh from the oven, from our family to yours... We also offer a full breakfast & lunch menu with all kinds of soups, sandwiches, daily specials, gourmet coffee and espresso drinks!
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