Bakery & Cafe

In the Heart of Historic Grand Avenue, Escondido

Cute Cakes Bakery & Café is located on the western end of Grand Avenue in Escondido’s historical downtown district. Stop in Monday – Friday and enjoy breakfast or lunch served all day until 4:00 pm, or make a habit of our fabulous Weekend Brunch on Saturdays from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm and Sunday from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Our Southern Virginia Inspired menu features many of the owners’ family recipes, while incorporating a distinct “Southern California” influence as well. An impressive bakery case of freshly baked croissants, danishes, cinnamon buns, southern bread pudding, cupcakes, cookies, French macarons and cake truffles offers guests a huge array of options. The welcoming rustic-industrial décor is a great place to sit an enjoy your selection alongside a “Mighty Fine Cup o’Joe” or loose-leaf tea… all organic of course! Outdoor dining under the pink umbrellas is also available, as well as “dog parking” for our 4-legged friends! And because we know it’s hard to get completely away from it all… we offer free WiFi and welcome you to mix business with pleasure.

Daily Menu (Mon-Fri)

Cute Cakes Bakery & Cafe offers so much more than delicious Sweets & Treats! From freshly baked breakfast biscuits and croissant sandwiches to creative paninis and lunch salads… our savory kitchen serves until 4:00 pm Monday – Friday! Pair up your meal with an Organic Coffee, Tea or Espresso, Southern Sweet Tea or Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, and don’t forget to save room for a bite of dessert.

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Weekend Brunch

Serving those Brunch Classics like Eggs Benedicts, Biscuits and Gravy, Buttermilk Pancakes, delicious 2-Handed Breakfast Sandwiches, plus some unique Signature Dishes, Mimosas and of course the Best Pastries In Town! Check out our menu!

Check out our Weekend Brunch

Grab-n-Go “Cutie Cakes”

We know that sometimes you just need something sweet in a hurry! We keep our bakery case stocked for just such occasions with 7″ round “Cutie” dessert cakes.

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Classic Celebration Cakes

We came up with a list of the most commonly requested cake designs for a wide range of celebration types and decided to offer them up in a quick and easy format for you!

Browse Our Classic Celebration Cakes

Looking for some downtime in your day?

Grab a new book from our sharing library, play a game of bananagrams, browse our “Oh-So-Cute” Retail shop or grab a comfy chair by the fireplace and relax with some ice cold Southern Sweet Iced Tea. Can’t seem to get out of the office? Our full menu is available on UberEats and Grubhub! There… no excuses… ya’ll stop in soon!

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