The Baking Grounds Bakery Cafe ~ Home of 'I Do' Cakes

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 60 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...

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Wedding Cake

These are just a few examples of our Wedding Cakes. We have been serving the Atlanta Metro area since 2000. Our Wedding Cake is always made fresh for your Wedding. We make our Wedding Cake from A scratch recipe that has been developed over the last 50 years. We have not only beautiful wedding cakes, but we believe, and our customers agree, they are delicious wedding cakes too! Call now for a free no obligation consultation. Enjoy a beverage of choice, look at our photo album of wedding cake pictures, and take some cake home with you to share with your family and friends. Don't forget to visit our grooms cake page as well. We are booking fast, so make your appointment today!

Grooms Cake

We will be adding more Grooms Cake pictures soon. Let the groom express himself with a custom made grooms cake. What are his hobbies and interests? Many times the groom is not real involved with the details of the wedding. Here is a chance to let him add a personal touch to the event of your lives together. We have made many 3D cakes that express a theme the groom desires. Whether it be job related, sports related, or just his hobby, we can customize grooms cake to his liking. Or, surprise him with a specialty cake from you to him. A more recent tradition has been to have the Grooms Cake delivered to the rehearsal dinner as well. Whatever your needs, we can help!

Anniversary Cake

Many more anniversary cake pictures are coming soon! Surprise the loved ones in your life with a custom made anniversary cake. Many folks never had a special Wedding Cake or Grooms cake when they were married. Here is a chance to make a special anniversary that much more memorable. We can do just about any kind of cake. If you have pictures of the original wedding cake, we can recreate it for an extra special celebration. Call us to schedule a tasting, and discuss how we can create a beautiful Anniversary Cake just for you and your loved ones. After all, aren't they worth it?

Birthday Cake

Gourmet Cupcakes

Frosted Pumpkin – An awesome take on pumpkin & cinnamon, with our fresh cream cheese icing and a touch of cinnamon sugar as garnish

CLASSIC WHITE… Wedding cake with fresh butter crème icing

Caramel Apple – A cinnamon apple cake with caramel buttercreme and crushed pecans for garnish

STRAWBERRY… Strawberry pound cake and strawberry butter crème icing

RED VELVET… Red Velvet cake with scratch made cream cheese icing

LEMON SUPREME… Moist lemon cake with lemon mousse butter crème icing

ORANGE DREAMSICLE… Orange pound cake & orange mousse butter crème icing

CHOC PEANUT BUTTER CUP… Choc cake with peanut butter icing

“THE OLD FASHIONED”… Butter pound cake with choc. butter crème icing

CHOC. OVERLOAD… Choc cake w/ choc butter crème dipped in fudge

COOKIES & CRÈME… Think Oreo cookie in a cupcake!

CARROT CRAVINGS… Moist and fresh carrot cake with cream cheese icing

*2.69 Each or 26.95 per dozen!!!

**All flavors not available every day

***please allow three days notice for special orders


We offer simple delicious lunches on your choice of bread, and always served with a fresh baked cookie, chips, and a pickle spear! Your choice of American Cheese or White Swiss Cheese available at no additional charge. A few of our sandwiches include:

  • Our Famous Chicken Salad Sandwich
    • All white meat boneless, skinless chicken breast, seasoned just right and oven roasted right here. Then we add walnuts, red seedless grapes, celery, and just the right amount of mayo, for a fresh, tasty experience. Also available by weight, so you can take some home and make sandwiches for your family.
  • Honey Ham Sandwich
    • Thin sliced Honey Ham with no fillers and just a touch of sweetness. Try it on a fresh baked croissant and you'll be calling it "Heavenly Ham"...
  • Oven Roasted Turkey Sandwich
    • All freshly sliced breast of turkey with a touch of smokiness to tempt your taste buds. We suggest a toasted Whole Wheat bread with Spicy Mustard, lettuce and tomato....yummy!
  • Deli Style Chicken Sandwich
    • Thinly sliced all white meat chicken breast, try it on a bagel for an extra special treat! (Bagels not always available)
  • Tuna Salad Sandwich
    • Albacore Tuna with just the right combination of seasonings. A must try!

We also serve daily specials like Corned Beef, Roast Beef, BBQ Chicken Sandwiches, as well as old fashioned Chicago style Hot Dogs on the weekend (Fri & Sat) limited to availability....

And be sure to try our signature soups, which vary daily. Soup choices include, but are not limited to Chicken Pot Pie, Broccoli Cheddar, Gourmet Tomato, Cheese Burger, and our exclusive (and favorite) Taco Soup! We change soups daily, as well as with the seasons...

All our lunch items are available to go, or dine in. We also do larger catering box lunches. Call for pricing or to place your order!


We also do a large selection of chocolate dipped items. These range in price from 1.09 to 1.49 each or 10.95 to 14.95 per dozen. Selections include dipped oreo's, nutterbutters, pretzel rods and regular pretzels, graham crackers, vienna's rice crispy treats, and several others. Please call three days minimum to orders.

  • Gourmet Cookies from 9.95 dozen
  • Chocolate Chunk
  • Oatmeal Raisin
  • Cranberry Nut White Chocolate
  • Peanut Butter
  • Double Chocolate
  • Sugar
  • Swedish Tea
  • Raspberry Tea
  • Lemon Tea

All cookies not available every day


We make our petite fours fresh each day. These are great for a spcial occasion like baby or wedding showers, decorated just the way you want, or as a special treat to take the family!

Classic White, the most popular is our fresh baked wedding cake, with buttercreme icing, then glazed and decorated.

Chocolate Perfection, a close second, is our classic dark chocolate cake with fresh cocoa buttercreme, then glazed in our cocoa glaze.

By special order we also do Red Velvet with cream cheese icing and fresh glaze, Lemon supreme, a lemon pound cake with a lemon mousse buttercreme and glazed.

The special flavors run a bit more, but well worth it.

Petite Fores: General pricing on the Chocolate & White are 2.59 each, or 25.95 per dozen. The specialty flavors are 2.95 each or 29.95 per dozen.

We create the same look as rolled fondant... using icing! You no longer have to sacrifice the taste of your cake for that special look you want. All of the cakes you see on our website were made using icing, not rolled fondant!

What we offer

We are offering new breakfast items and an expanded lunch menu as well. Fresh roasted coffee creations, fresh baked breads, cookies, cakes, and more!

Stop by soon to relax and unwind in an atmosphere of sweet smells and home made treats! Located on South Lee Street, 1/2 way between Buford Highway & Main Street...Your Home Town Bakery Cafe awaits you.

Satisfaction Guarantee

If you're not happy, we will gladly refund your money or replace the products at no charge. Your Wedding cake consultation is ALWAYS free, and includes samples and beverages for up to four people.

Call and set up your appointment soon, as we are booking well into 2017 already!

Contact Info

CALL US TODAY: 678-765-6690

4685 South Lee Street Buford, GA 30518

Tue-Fri 7:00 to 6:00 Sat 9:00 to 5:00 Sunday 10:00 to 2:00

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