Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to choose one of the cakes on the website or can I have an alternative cake?
If you have an idea or a request for a cake which is not shown on our website then please contact us to discuss your requirements.
How much should I expect to pay for my cake?
We have put prices next to each of our cakes displayed on our website, however if you would like a different cake then please see the table below which should give you an indication of price.
|Cake decorated and fresh flowers provided by client||Sugar Flowers / Modelled Decoration to Top Tier||All Tiers Decorated with Sugar Flowers / Modelling Decorations|
|1 Tier (8″)||£65 – £105||£105 – £145||£105 – £145|
|2 Tier (6″/10″)||£125 – £210||£165 – £250||£215 – £300|
|3 Tier (6″, 8″, 10″)||£185 – £315||£225 – £355||£275 – £410|
|4 Tier (6″, 8″, 10″, 12″)||£265 – £450||£305 – £490||£360 – £600|
Do you deliver your cakes or will I have to collect it?
All of our prices include for delivery within the Liverpool area, should you require your cakes to be delivered outside of Liverpool then there will be an additional charge. You are more than welcome to collect your cakes yourselves should you prefer.
How do I order a cake?
Please fill in the form on the contact page of the website, we will call you back to place the order and send you the relevant paperwork.
When should I order my cake?
If you have decided to have a fruit cake, then please ensure that you place your order atleast 6-8 weeks prior to your event to allow the cake to mature. If you are ordering a sponge cake then 2-3 weeks prior to your event will be sufficient. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to place your order outside of these dates and we will do our best to accomodate you.
What is your payment policy?
We are able to take either cash or cheque (payable to Elegant Cakes) payments. Our terms and conditions show that we would require 10% deposit on ordering your cake and then the remaining balance 4 weeks prior to your wedding or 2 weeks prior to any other event.
What flavours of cakes do you offer?
We can make fruit cake, vanilla sponge, lemon sponge, chocolate cake, orange cake, ginger cake, carrot cake, red velvet cake, chocolate mint cakes to name a few, if you have a particular cake flavour in mind then please contact us.