We work out of our Murray Hill Cake Studio located in a commercial brownstone on E 39th Street in Manhattan. We do not have a storefront for on the spot purchases.

Our custom cakes are priced individually based the design and detail. There are several technique options that we use to create your cake, the technique we propose to you will depend on your target budget. All prices listed are starting prices and then are determined based on the details required to create the requested design.

  • Edible Printout are the most economical. This is where we print an image (such as a logo or character) on edible paper using edible ink. Printed image cakes start at $125
  • 2D Fondant cutouts are the next option. This is where the Cake Artist uses Fondant to create a flat cutout of the design, these cakes start at $225
  • 3D Elements created and placed on top of the cake start at $325
  • Shaped Cake that are made into the shaped of an object start at $425

Our 48 Hour Xtreme Cake Collection offers pre-designed cakes that serve up to 12 and are $68 each plus delivery. Orders can be placed within the week for these popular cake creations (Our 48 Hour Cake Collection)

For your records, our delivery fee in Manhattan below 99th Street is $40 for cakes under $400. For cakes over $400 the fee is $65 as they require specific drivers. If you would like delivery outside this area we can quote you a price once we have the exact delivery address.

We are available for prearranged pick-up Monday through Thursday from 10am to 4pm and Friday 10am to 3pm. Some restrictions may apply. For large or intricately designed cakes we suggest delivery to assure that your cake arrives safely.

At this time we are unable to ship our cakes. We are working on a collection of designs that will ship that will be available in the near future.

Inspired by our belief that every couple deserves a luxury custom-designed cake that is both breathtaking and delicious, Wedding Cakes a la Carte enables couples to design their own one-of-a kind wedding cake at an accessible price. This collection allows couples to choose a Base Cake and Trim, then select from a number of popular individually priced Design Options and Decorative Elements. Couples have an opportunity to create a cake that showcases their style and fits their budget.

For those looking for a completely Customized Design, our Cake Artist and his team will create a Custom Designed Cake that fits your vision.

Our 48 Hour Cake Collection offers pre-designed cakes. Orders can be placed within the week for these popular cake creations (Our 48 hour collection)

For custom cakes, please email us your order inquiries or contact us by phone to discuss your custom cake order (link to inquiry sheet)

Our 48 Hour Cake Collection can be ordered online.

In production all of our equipment and utensils are used to bake and create cakes that contain peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, eggs and milk. While we are as careful as we can be and sanitize well, there is always the possibility that traces of these ingredients remain. If you or any of your guests are sensitive to these ingredients we cannot guarantee that traces do not remain and we suggest making alternate arrangements.

Fondant is a playable sugar dough used to cover cakes. Cakes covered in fondant allow for textures to be imprinted to the cake. Fondant gives a more round finish on the edge of the cake. Most decorative elements and trims are made of fondant.

Buttercream is soft, spreadable consistency. It can be smoothed over the cake giving the edges a shaper finish or can be swept on to create a swirled texture. It is sometimes piped on the base of the cake as trim. Buttercream if often used as filling between the cake layers.

Our cakes eat best at room temperature throughout. It should sit-out in a cool area, not in direct sunlight.

Eating your Cake Tomorrow? Refrigerate in the box overnight and remove it from the refrigerator with enough time for the cake to come to the proper temperature. It takes many hours for the cake to warm throughout.

If your cake has 3D elements or stacked tiers, please be aware that there may be food grade dowels or wires used for support.

Our business is growing and we often are looking for people to grow with us. When we are looking for new talent we reach out to applicants that have sent information in the past. If you are interested in working with us, please email your resume to contact@butterflybakeshop.com and we will keep your information on file.

We work with many schools that require internships as part of their program. We are happy to host interns that receive school credit for their work. If you are interested in an internship, please send us and email to contact@butterflybakeshop.com and speak with your school administrative team about the requirements to earn proper credit.

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