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Can anyone recommend cheap NYC source for a good wedding cake for Manhattan wedding?

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  1. What would you consider "cheap"? A lot of the cost of wedding cakes is dependent on the size and detail of the cake since the charge is usually based on a cost per slice that could vary anywhere from $4-15 depending on how much work the cake requires

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    1. re: jessbnjess

      "Cheap" was the wrong word, clearly. We are looking for a simple but tasteful and tasty cake. I haven't heard of any place charging as low as $4/slice. If we could find a nice cake for $5/slice, serving 180, that would be great.

      1. re: jackiechow

        Momofuku's four-tier cake is $575 and serves 140, if you don't mind something that looks a little non-traditional but tastes delicious.

          1. re: loratliff

            yes, this cake was one of the tastier wedding cakes I've tasted. But it certainly isn't for everyone.

            1. re: Monica

              Will definitely look into Momofuku. Thanks, both who recommended it.