Forgot your buddy’s birthday? Again? Or there's an anniversary coming round the corner? Away from your brother (or sister) this Raksha Bandhan? Okay, we aren’t here to shame you, but only to direct you to what to do next. Step number one — order a cake online in Bangalore ASAP. All will be well after that because there isn't anything a piece of delicious cake cannot fix! Plus, you can make this rakhi a bit more special too!
Looking For Last Minute Cake For Special Occassions? These Bakeries Deliver!
If you aren’t able to get out to go to the nearest Chef Baker’s, an option is to just order the cake home. They have their full range online (eggless too, vegetarians), from simple birthday cakes to fancier photo cakes. They specifically have a category called Express Cakes with close to ten flavours — chocolate cream, pineapple, mango, and more. With this option, you can order the cake online and they will deliver your cake within 2 hours. This means, God forbid, if you forget to surprise your loved on, you can still do some damage control! They also have Midnight Cakes, for times when you want to surprise right on time. Send your brother or sister their favourite cake this Rakhi and bring a smile on their face.
Ferns N Petals
Need a cake (or a bouquet) in a hurry? You can count on Ferns N Petals for quick delivery. Their online website is easy-to-use and gives you a whole plethora of options to choose from. From a humble pineapple to the black forest to the classic chocolate truffle cake, a coffee cake to an ambitious Kit-Kat (and Gems) cake, they have several options in different sizes and egg/eggless options. So, surprising just got a whole lot easier, because you can pick and choose from flavours, sizes and even specific dietary preferences! The fact that they make mention of their earliest delivery time under each cake is also of great help! To make her day all the more special, you can also add an E-wish, Personalised Video, or a Card from Ferns N Petals. Prices start at INR 499, and they even deliver the same day. This Rakhi, send a card, bouquet and a cake to your brother/sister and make it special even if you can't be together.
You are in the mood for some customisation but have no time! Visit the CreamYum website. This dessert business is all about making custom cupcakes and cakes for a special occasion, for that special someone! They also deliver doorstep. But now, as we all know, customisation also means time-consuming (to customise your own from scratch, order at least 5 days prior), but with CreamYum's pre-priced custom cake (choose from children, love or family-themed) or traditional options (Belgium Choco Chip Cake or Bridal Rosette Cake), you can place an order and have it delivered in no time! The prices for the traditional type start at INR 450 while custom starts at INR 1,400. They also deliver traditional and custom cupcakes according to what your sibling loves to show how much you love them this Rakhi from CreamYum.
Smoor is the gift that keeps on giving. Everything they touch is blessed by the coverture chocolate gods, and we don’t exaggerate. You’ll be happy to know that you can order their goodies online via food delivery platforms too. To make the occasion a decadent affair, we recommend the Intense Chocolate cake, which is dark chocolate, cocoa-butter laden cake for the very resilient cocoa lovers or the rainbow cake (fit for a unicorn-pixie-fairy hybrid) to make dad's day colourful. Check more of our recommendations here. Prices start at INR 750 for a full cake. Surprise your brother or sister with some sinful chocolates, cupcakes or cakes from Smoor this Rakhi.
Amma’s Pastries is the one go-to for standard cakes you cannot go wrong with. They have a fully-functioning website on which you can order a single slice of cake, half kg or one kg. If you’re ordering online, they take at least 24 hours to deliver, so you may have to choose another option or step out to any one of the 27 outlets (that’s right, 27!) that are there in the city. If you're in a major hurry, you can also look to options available on local delivery platforms and still surprise dad with a delicious cake! This Rakhi, go back in time and enjoy some childhood nostalgia with Amma's Pastries.
Le Gateau - The Cake Shop
A fine option for when you're looking for custom-made that doesn't break the bank (dad would want you to shop here), Le Gateau - The Cake Shop takes orders and delivers wedding cakes, photoprint cakes, theme cakes, celebration cakes, and cupcakes. If you're throwing a celebratory party, aside from buying a special cake, you can also throw in some cupcakes, for the fam and pick from options of Mocha Chocolate, Blueberry, or Assorted. Their custom made cakes can cost anywhere between INR 1,000 to INR 3,000 while celebration cakes start at INR 600, the most popular one being the Ras Malai cake. So, if your brother or sister likes traditional flavours, you know what to pick.
A true Bengaluru OG, we can all depend on Sweet Chariot for our cake woes. The brands also does online deliveries, so if you're ordering for someone especially from the 80s who adores this spot, prepare to get them all nostalgic with a Fruit Gateaux, French Chocolate Cake or Litchi Glaze. The website however requests for a lead time of one day for order fulfillment. Go ahead and also add one of their chocolate boxes to complete your list of surprise gifts this Rakhi.
Happy Belly Bakes
For some wicked good cakes that mother will definitely appreciate and gobble up, look for Happy Belly Bakes on Swiggy or Zomato. Their cakes are rich, melt-in-the-mouth delicious, the kinds that make the heart happy. We suggest you order the delightful Salted Caramel Cake that costs INR 1,200 for a kilo or the classic, 'you cannot fail to impress with this', Truffle Cake for INR 560 (500 gms). If dad is on a special keto diet, worry not! Just order her some Keto Brownies that are to die for! Let your sibling indulge in some sinful desserts from Happy Belly Bakes this Rakhi.