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Cake Placid

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2051 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1176
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Rochester, NY
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72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped by in the late afternoon on a Saturday. There wasn't much left, but what we did get to try didn't disappoint. Next time we'll know to swing by earlier in the AM if possible.

Thank ninjagenie
Los Angeles, California
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

delicious pastries and lovely staff personally we would have loved it to be open a little earlier otherwise we would have frequented more

Thank travelcentric103
Manlius, New York
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This bakery could have more of a selection, but I truly loved the Brioche bread I ended up buying. The staff member was friendly and knowledgable.

Thank Nancy8550
Westfield, Massachusetts
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74 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stopped in for cupcakes to have for dessert with the meal we were cooking for friends at the house we rented. Just ok and pretty expensive for the size of the cupcakes. Better off at the super market !

1 Thank john D
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

This is one of those places that we always stop at on our trips to Lake Placid. However, recently on vacation, we stopped there and found it rather disappointing. The original owner and baker was the best. Our treats this time were just OK bordering on stale, and the service was poor. The younger girl at the counter didn't acknowledge... More 

2 Thank BobMar08
Portland, Maine, United States
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Cupcakes were good and portioned just right. The apple cider doughnut was very yummy! The atmosphere was kind of like northern woods meets clean bakery.

Thank Rebecca M
Syracuse, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

I kind you not this stuff is addictive. We've passed by it a few times but only recently stopped. We were back the next day and again before leaving. Everything they make is amazing, it varies from day to day and it will sell out quick so I recommend getting to it before anyone else does. If they have them... More 

1 Thank Christoffer M
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Fresh everything. Cakes, pies, cookies, pastries, bread, and more. And very reasonable. We go many times when we visit Lake Placd.

1 Thank Jack S
Au Sable Forks, New York
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Cake Placid for a while now. Usually once a month, sometimes more.. Always same deliciousness! I am not a fan of their cupcakes, but then again I'm not a cake lover. I love the lemon bars, cookies, and pastries! This past week, I purchased a deep fried croissant it was outrageous!

Thank Brook L
West Hempstead, New York
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216 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Overpriced. Stale. Bad experience. I try to support local businesses but we will not be returning here. Items we bought did not taste fresh.

2 Thank momeees
Ubuman, Owner at Cake Placid, responded to this review

Hello - I am so sorry to hear about your experience at Cake Placid. I apologize and want you to know that based on your review, and the prior review, we are implementing a new inventory system next week to insure that our products are fresh and perfect. I hope you will give us another shot when in LP, and,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $10
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2051 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1176
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: 15185239866
Adirondack gourmet cupcakes and cakes. Bakery offering doughnuts, muffins, scones, cookies, coffee, etc.

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