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The Baking Grounds

4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518-3027
+1 678-765-6690
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“cake” (25 reviews)
“oreos” (2 reviews)
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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 July 7, 2018 via mobile

We have used them for many years! They made our grooms cake for our wedding, our sons first birthday cake and cookies. It’s one of my favorite places to stop and get a slice of cake. Most weekends we stop in for a late breakfast!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank amandahO8339TP
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Baking Grounds is amazing! I am a wedding planner and they do such amazing jobs on my clients cakes. They are so talented, very professional and go above and beyond everytime to make their day special. I have been in there for lunch and not...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MMDJS1
Reviewed June 16, 2018 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.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rebecca P
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

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

Reviewed June 7, 2018 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

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 646lorit
TheBakingGrounds, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

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

Reviewed May 31, 2018 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 :)

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Michael S
Reviewed May 31, 2018

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-

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jennber2001
Reviewed May 31, 2018 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!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mamamia0618
Reviewed May 31, 2018 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.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Kathy S
Reviewed May 31, 2018 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

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 1220purple
Reviewed May 22, 2018

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

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lee386
lornemccaslin, Owner at The Baking Grounds, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

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

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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.
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.
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
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, 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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