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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 good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (18 reviews)
“chicken salad” (5 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518-3027
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delightful restaurant with enchanting choices of baked goods. Our group had the pancakes, bacon, egg and cheese croissant, and breakfast scramble. Everything was served quickly and warm. Delightful people.

Thank Rebecca P
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind words and 5-star review! It means so much to us here at The Baking Grounds!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reknowned for pastries, cakes, cookies, and other sweet treats, The Baking Grounds also serves breakfast and lunch. Although the cafe area is spacious, it was nearly full when we arrived for Thursday lunch. The chef salad was awesome, with fresh mixed greens and mounds of...More

Thank Lori T
TheBakingGrounds, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so so much for the 5-star review, and such kind words. It really does help us so much!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here to pick out Easter desserts for a party and was not disappointed. Their bakery selection is next to none. Cakes and all treats are not only delicious but beautiful! I can’t wait to come back for breakfast and lunch :)

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've gotten Birthday cakes from Malinda and this group for years and years and they never disappoint- beautiful and delicious! Bakery items will bring back memories of real bakeries before the grocery store bakeries took over-

Thank jennber2001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful and very pleasant to work with! Did an amazing job on my son and daughter in law’s wedding cake and my sons grooms cake was phenomenal!

Thank Mamamia0618
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a huge variety of bakery products. Got sugar cookies just like the ones I had as a child. Will be going to Atlanta this summer and plan on stopping on the way home. Can’t wait.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Baking Grounds did it again! This is the 4th year I have ordered my son's birthday cake there, and it was beautiful and delicious! While we were picking up the cake, we grabbed lunch. The food was great with excellent service. Try the chicken...More

Thank 1220purple
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our daughter wanted us to try this place for lunch. We were wanting a light lunch and tried their burgers - none of us were disappointed. Our daughter had ordered a birthday cake from them previously and had grabbed a lunch there. Large variety of...More

Thank Lee386
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words and five star review. It means the world to us here at the Baking Grounds…

Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Food was ok but not outstanding. Had to hunt for sauerkraut on the Rueben. Bakery items looked good.

Thank LeTrell S
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great food. Great sweets /goodies. Great service. Great prices! You can’t beat their food and baked goods. Good thing I don’t live close by or I’d be in big trouble! 🙃 Please give it a try, you’ll be glad you did!

Thank cazlyn7
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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
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
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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