105 total reviews
Our wedding cake and groomscake were both beautiful!
Our cake was more beautiful than we had envisioned, and sooo delicious! Plus, Judy and everyone at Simon Lee Bakery were so accommodating. =)
Our cake was perfect! It looked just as we ordered it and it was delicious!!! Everyone was talking about how good the cake was. The cake was affordable too. We tried different places, but when we tried the cake here we knew it was the winner. Thanks Judy!!
Our cake consisted of a bottom cake, three tiers of cupcakes and a topper that we are keeping. All the flavors we chose were AMAZING I only wish we could have eaten more! Fortunately our caterers were sweet enough to send us to the hotel with extras and we have the topper saved. Everyone commented on how good it was and how pretty. It was just a simple white cake with décor and a monogram which made us a little surprised at the price of such simplicity. I know all the cupcakes took extra effort and all in all it was worth it but it came with a price tag.
Simon Lee bakery was so easy to work with and stress free... We met one time showed pictures of what we wanted each cake to look like and they sketch up a drawing right in front of us after that I never once worried what the cakes were going to turn out like I trusted them completely... They have several cake flavors to pick from and we tested quite a few the decisions were tough on what flavors to get... For the grooms cake we went with chocolate and for brides red velvet with cream cheese icing, French Vanilla with cream icing, and the absolute best flavor/cake I've ever had French vanilla with fresh slices of strawberries layered in with cream icing!! Everyone at the wedding was talking about how good the cake was and how some even had seconds and thirds because it was so delicious! I can't wait for the 1 year anniversary to have some more of this awesome cake!! You definetly won't regret going with Simon Lee Bakery for your next wedding or special occasion!!
Best cake ever made! We immediately booked this vendor upon tasting their cake. I will say that we had some concern that most bakery's are strong on design/looks and some are strong on taste/quality of the cake. Simon lee has both! We were not even interested in looking at other bakery's after seeing what Simon Lee had to offer. We had a groom's cake and wedding cake that were each customized to our requests. Both tasted amazing and looked even better. Great choice if you can book them!
We are very simple people and she made our cake so beautiful!!! She nailed our cakes and made it just like we wanted. When we went in for our appointment, we were talking to her and describing what we kind of wanted and during that time we was sketching it on paper and asking questions. By the time we were done talking she showed us what she drew up and it was exact. Even her drawings were perfect and our appointment was 20-30mins. Our cakes looked the exact way she drew it, they were perfect. Even a year later and they tasted amazing. We are so thankful for her!!
I can't say enough about Simon Lee. Judy is absolutely wonderful. She is professional, friendly and goes above and beyond to ensure that you will receive the cake of your wedding dreams. I had a vision and Judy helped it come together. My husband and I live in DC but our wedding was in Austin. Judy made the entire process easy and the distance was not an issue. Everyone enjoyed the taste of the cake and we're looking forward to having it again on our anniversary. Thanks again, Simon Lee and Judy!!
I have celiac and cannot have gluten. But I really wanted lemon cake for my bridal cake, because it's my favorite. So we got regular cake for the whole cake and they made a separate mini gluten-free lemon cake just for my husband and I to cut into during the reception. It was very sweet of them to do for us and I will always remember that with them! And by the way, the gluten-free cake they made tasted better then regular wedding cake...It is always hard for me to say that, but this time it was true. It is moist and silky and everything that is delicious! My vision for how I wanted the bridal cake to look also came true and I was in awe of how beautiful they did with their work. Thank you guys! I will use you again!
Judy and her staff brought my daughter's vision to life. They were very attentive and professional. The cake was not only a masterpiece of beauty, but was absolutely delicious. I would highly recommend Judy and her staff at Simon Lee Bakery
I found Simon Lee through the Bridal Expo last year. I tried many different cakes and flavors, and Simon Lee had the best tasting cake HANDS DOWN. So moist and the flavors are authentic, not artificial. Another thing that stood out was their cake displays. WOW so tall, detailed, elegant and beautiful. They have such a wide range of talent, doing not only wedding cakes, but grooms cakes, birthday cakes, specialty cakes. They make UT tower replica cakes for goodness sake! Simon Lee makes the unthinkable happen.
I worked with Judy from the get go, and she is just MARVELOUS. She was so helpful from the first consultation to the day of the wedding. I brought in some inspirational photos, and she took copious notes and really took my vision to heart. She copied my inspirational photo into my customer profile and sketched everything out so that I can approve. Very thoughtful and customer focused. She did both my wedding and groom's cake, and they were completely different concepts.
Simon Lee also has the BEST flavor combinations. I drool every time I look at her filling and cake flavor sheet. We did three different cake flavors and a unique filling for each, one for each tier. Judy helped us pick the best combinations and let us try each. They use the best ingredients and their butter cream is so velvety- it's to die for!
My cake turned out exactly how I wanted it the day of. I was able to rent one of her beautiful cake stands for a fraction of the cost. The sugar flowers are the best I've ever seen. They look so real and ethereal. The groom's cake took everyone's breath away and my husband was SO HAPPY!
I will recommend Simon Lee until the end of time!!!!!!!!!
We purchased our wedding cake from Simon Lee bakery and it was absolutely amazing. It looked beautiful and was absolutely delicious. Too many times you have cakes that are beautifully decorated but the taste is dry and or just not really that good; but Simon Lee cakes are just the opposite. Simply delicious. I cant stress enough how extremely satisfied I am that we ordered from this bakery. I will use Simon Lee going forward for all future cake needs.
Simon Lee Bakery is just FANTASTIC! our experience with them during our daughter's wedding was delightful from start to finish. Judy Lee is so creative and fun to work with; she helped us come up with a really fun dessert table with 5 cakes instead of one big one, and each was a work of art, and even better tasting! Our main cake was a delicious mexican vanilla with fresh strawberries and cream, and we had a yummy crouquembouche (cream puff tower with a caramel drizzle - incredible!), an all pink fluffy strawberry cake, a beautiful and good cake ball swirled tower, and last but not least a chocolate peanut butter cake that was divine! Judy worked really hard to make the table look perfect, and our guests were totally blown away! I would highly recommend them to anyone.
We came to Judy at Simon Lee with a crazy question. We wondered whether they could make a wedding cake replica of the arch in Washington Square Park in NYC (where the Texas couple became engaged while both working in NYC). From an internet picture and a photo, they crafted a perfect replica! The cake exceeded all of our hopes and expectations. It was fabulous! The artisans at Simon Lee captured the architectural details, scale and beauty of the arch perfectly. It was a beautiful visual centerpiece for our event. Everyone was talking about the cake. This was the second time Judy has done a wedding cake for us. Simon Lee Bakery has a well deserved reputation as the best bakers, designers and artisans in Austin.
Upon our first taste testing at Simon Lee - we knew we wanted their cakes! Every flavor was delicious. Judy worked with us to design and budget the bride and groom cake. They turned out gorgeous, and we received many compliments on the cake(s) from guests.
We were so very pleased with Simon Lee and know several other brides that have been just as impressed! Their cakes are delicious and they will work with you on the exact design you are looking for.
I loved Simon Lee Bakery!! Our cakes were exactly like the pictures I brought in, and tasted amazing. Judy was such a sweet lady and so easy to work with. She even called me the evening before the wedding to make sure that we still wanted one of the cakes a particular way. After our first meeting, I felt as if I had known her for ages! She's so talented at what she does, and I highly recommend Simon Lee Bakery.
I don't even know what to say. It was the best cake I have ever tasted. We are probably going to drive back there from Oklahoma and get another cake just to eat. We had petit fours in lieu of a traditional wedding cake, so we got to have both chocolate and wedding cake flavor, and they were both the best. They bake the cake the morning of the event, so everything was incredibly fresh. So many compliments from guests! Also they were very pretty, which is kind of important, but being TASTY is the most important. And tasty it was.
Simon Lee Bakery did an outstanding job on the wedding cake. Not only was the cake very beautiful, exactly what we wanted, but extremely delicious!!!! We had guests who had 3 pieces of cake. Judy Lee is wonderful to work with and extremely talented. We had 2 different cake flavors and 3 different fillings. The strawberries and whipped cream filing is to die for. The design of the cake was exactly what we wanted. Judy did an outstanding job and we highly recommend them. Karen
We used Simon Lee Bakery for both our wedding and groom's cakes. They were both custom cakes designed at our tasting. I could not have enough good things to say about the individuals we worked with and the quality of the cakes. Simon and Judy were great to work with, they responded promptly to questions, payment was easy to arrange in installments and all details were confirmed by the bakery. The cakes were gorgeous/spectacular and our guests have commented that they were the best cakes they have ever tasted. We had a strawberry wedding cake with butter cream icing and fresh strawberries in 2 layers and strawberry ganache in the other 2 layers. Our grooms cake was chocolate with fondant icing and a rum, strawberry and kiwi filling. We were not huge fans of fondant icing from out other experiences but we thought it tasted great. Both cakes were excellent, not too rich or sweet, but still moist and flavorful.
Also, the tasting was a great experience and was really unusual compared to the others we attended because of all the different flavors we were allowed to taste and we were allowed to bring an extra person (MOG) without any charge. Judy was also able to take all the pictures of cakes we had liked and design something during the tasting that incorporated everything we liked about each cake. The showroom is amazing as well and a great place to see all their amazing products. We will be using this bakery from now on for any cake we need, it is worth every penny.
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At Simon Lee Bakery, we are professionally committed to create and deliver the best wedding cake for your special day. More than 30 years of combined experience, we will design and customize a unique cake that is unforgettable.
We Specialize in Gluten Free,Vegan and Sugar Free too.
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- Type: Cake Tops & Accessories, Gluten Free, Kosher, Sugar Free, Vegan
awards and affiliations
- The Knot Best Of Weddings Hall Of Fame
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2014
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2013
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2012
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2011
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2010
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2008-09
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2008
- The Knot Best Of Weddings 2007
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