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Oct 10, 2006 10:08 PM

any good bakeries for birthday cake in va norfolk/va beach/chesapeake area?

looking for good cake! moist cake, interesting fillings... non-waxy frosting from good, local bakery.

thanks in advance!

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  1. Custom Cake Shop in Va. Beach on VABeach Blvd (about midway between Norf. & VaBeach). Plaza Bakery on Laskin Rd. in VABeach (closer to Beach than Custom). Sugar Plum Bakery about 1 mile from Oceanfront. I've had cakes from all these bakeries at times and they've been good. Sorry I can't report on any recent tastings - I make my own usually!

    1. La Bella Italia on Laskin Road, near Birdneck Rd. makes a great Italian Rum cake. They can cover it with home-made whipped cream and decorate it with strawberries. We order this for all our special occasions. There is also a new bakery at the Red Mill Commons shopping center called Rigoletto. They make pretty good pastries for down here. They cakes but I have not tried them yet.