We are currently not offering sit down tastings.
In-home tasting samples are available for pick up in our Watsonville store and can be Ordered Online. For consultations to discuss details of the order and design, you can book a phone consultation time through our Online Calendar.
We are available for all 2020 and 2021 wedding dates and do not expect any dates to fill up. We can take orders up to 3 weeks before your wedding date. If your wedding is less than 3 weeks away, please inquire, and we will do our best to accommodate.
You can book with us with a $100 secure the date deposit.
Order payments are fully refundable (less $50 administration fee) up until 3 weeks before the wedding. Payments do not expire and can be applied to future dates if change is required.
Congratulations On Your Wedding Day
What an exciting time and what a wonderful opportunity to celebrate with friends, family, and loved ones. As a family bakery, weddings hold a special place in our heart, and you can be sure we will do our part to help make your day memorable.
A Trusted Monterey Bay Baking Institution
Freedom Bakery has created wedding cakes and desserts for brides and grooms since 1975 and has earned Exclusive or Preferred Bakery from more than 25 wedding and reception venues throughout the Monterey Bay area. Our great tasting beautiful cakes, tireless dedication, and reliability on wedding days have earned us a spot in The Knot's Hall of Fame, the only bakery in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay Areas to receive this honor.
From cakes to cupcakes, desserts to favors, we’re here to help make your special day as sweet as possible! All our wedding cakes and desserts are made to order with the finest ingredients and when possible with locally sourced fruit.
Wedding Cake Tastings
Freedom Bakery tastings are available in two locations for your convenience. The cost of the tasting is applied to your cake order. During the tasting, you'll sample all 9 of our standard flavors. We will review everything from cake design, setups, to cutting & serving: our goal is to cover everything to ensure there are no surprises and your cake experience is perfect on your wedding day.
Saturdays - Watsonville & Monterey
Weekdays - Watsonville Only
No Time To Meet?
If your schedule does not allow for a sit-down tasting, we have a solution to that challenge. Arrange for a Pick-up Tasting! Available in Monterey or Watsonville on any day of the week. We can then work with you on your wedding cake design and finish the details by phone or email. Schedule a pick up a tasting plate
Cake Design & Setups
Every one of our wedding cakes is custom made and to your specifications. While your imagination is the limit, we have found the happiest couples are those who do not break-the-bank on their cake, to that end we will employ our 35+ years of experience to assist you in designing a cake that is uniquely yours but is not out of reach of your budget. We invite you to view our Pinterest boards for design inspiration and genuine examples of our quality work. Be sure to check out our specific information pages for cakes, cupcakes, & desserts for things to consider for that sweet note to round off your wedding day!
Securing Your Date
We recommend booking no later than 3 to 4 months before your wedding. If your wedding is closer than three months away, check with us and we'll do our best to help, remember we love weddings and helping soon to be newlyweds! Secure Your Date online!
Cake & Dessert Pricing
Our cakes are priced by size instead of per person. See our standard pricing sheet for the cost of different cake sizes and the estimated number of servings. Cupcakes & desserts are on page 2 of the pricing sheet. To help with budgeting, we have created a sample pricing for a 100-guest reception on our Pricing & Quotes page.
About Freedom Bakery
Founded in 1975 in Watsonville, Ca - Freedom Bakery is a 2nd generation owned and operated cake specialty shop. You can see the likeness of our proud founder in our DoughBoy logo, and he's just as sweet in person as our mascot is in print. Our sweets were carefully & skillfully cultivated by this mastermind baker, whose constant strides toward sweet perfection has been the baseline of all the products we lovingly churn out and happily offer to our customers around the Monterey Bay area.
Our new wave of 2nd generation bakers also live-and-breath sweets. All our products are rigorously tested and refined until we find the perfect blend of sweetness, textures, and balance in flavors. We are proud to be the only bakery from the Monterey and Greater SF Bay Area to be in The Knot's Hall of Fame. We are also a Preferred Vendor or Exclusive Bakery in over 25 venues throughout the Monterey Bay area.