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artgary Nov 11, 2010 08:13 AM

Does anybody have any suggestions for carrot cake? I can get to pretty much anywhere in the city or near suburbs.

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    Buckethead Nov 11, 2010 08:49 AM

    My favorite is at Famous 4th St. Deli.

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      barryg Nov 11, 2010 09:35 AM

      Well covered on a previous thread:
      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/684762

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        sylviag Nov 11, 2010 10:03 AM

        Had a very good one lately from Whole Foods. It was convenient, and worked out well.

        Day by Day, at 21st and Sansom, has very good cakes and pies, but you would have to call and see what's available.

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          60s Girl Nov 13, 2010 04:44 PM

          I also liked Whole Foods' carrot cake very much.

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          Betharu Nov 11, 2010 11:50 AM

          I have heard from friends that Oteri's Bakery on 5th Street in Olney makes a very good carrot cake. And while you are there - pick up their sticky cinnamon buns - AWESOME!

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            spicemistress Nov 13, 2010 08:21 AM

            The Night Kitchen in Chestnut Hill has the best carrot cake I have ever had!!

            1. thehungrything Nov 14, 2010 12:24 PM

              The Carrot Cake man was always my favorite, but I dont know where to find him anymore. Here is an old article him I found online. Anyone know where to find his cakes?

              http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com/new...

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                teddybare Nov 14, 2010 04:49 PM

                Tabora Farms in Chalfont has the best Carrot Cake

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