Unlike your normal retail bakery, Dream Cakes is an appointment only cake shop, specializing in 3D Fondant Cakes for Every Occasion, Artistic Gelatinas, and Wholesale.

Interested in a quote?

Email us at  along with all the information as: Event’s Date for us to check availability, cake theme, and for how many people do you need it for

We recommend at least 3 weeks in advanced to place orders as we get booked quickly, but you can always check with us if we are open for the date if less than 3 weeks, as sometimes we do have openings.

Our love and passion that we put in creating your Dream Cake, will make your event be an unforgettable experience and a memory that will last forever.

Email Us

To inquire a quote for CAKES and information for CLASSES

Contact Chef Veronica

Contact Chef Mark for WHOLESALE ACCOUNTS

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I just walk-in or show up at your shop?

No, we are an appointment only cake shop, we will be happy to schedule an appointment in advance.

Can I buy a signature cake or individual pastries at your shop?

Yes you can, you will just need to call us ahead to place the order and set a day and time for pick up or delivery.

Can I find your signature cakes in another location?

Yes, you can find them in all 17 Wholefoods stores in the Chicagoland area under our "Dream Cakes" name.

Can I ask for a different size of the cakes you have?

Yes, as long as you order in advance we can accommodate our 8" cakes to a larger size.

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The cakes that you show in your website are the only choices I have?

No, that is our portfolio showing cakes that we have design for previous clients, every cake is customize for each person.

Can I order a cake that you show in your portfolio?

Yes, you can. You can order it exactly as is, or we can change colors or shapes.

Can you create a replica of a cake that I saw in another website or magazine?

Yes, we can.

How far in advance should I order?

All our cakes are custom made so we strongly suggest at least 3 weeks in advance.

How far in advance should I schedule and appointment or tasting?

We ask for a minimum of a week notice.

Do I have to schedule and appointment to order a cake? Or can I handle everything via email or phone?

Yes we can definitely make the whole process through email or phone, no need to come in.

Can you ship my cake?

No, we currently do not ship any of our cakes.

How much my cake will cost?

Our cakes start at $6 per person, but each design will vary depending on how intricate the design is and how many hours will be needed to be accomplished.

Why are your cakes more expensive than other local bakeries?

We do everything by hand, so the labor on our cakes is much higher than the average bakery. We don't use any plastic figures or decorations; they are molded and painted by hand. Everything needs to be done way in advance for decorations to be properly dried, painted and placed on cake.

What are your payment options?

We accept cash, personal/business checks. Paying by credit card will be through Paypal.

Do I have to have an account at Paypal to pay you?

No, we will send you an electronic invoice, it will have a link for you to add your credit card information.

Do I have to give you a deposit?

Yes, this will be to secure your order. This payment is non-refundable.

When is my full balance due?

It will be due 2 weeks before the date of your event.

How will be my payment if my order is less than the 3 weeks you ask in advance?

Your payment will have to be made in full when placing the order.

Nice Notes

What a perfect Wedding and the cake was perfect, delicious and contemporary. Thank you again for making Lori's day perfect.

- Patti


Let us customize your product line to fit your needs, whether you prefer to use our Dream Cakes brand, creating something new or reproducing your current products.

Establishments that we would be happy to serve:

  • Hotels
  • Cafes
  • Country Clubs
  • Grocery Stores
  • Corporate Business
  • Private Caterers
  • Restaurants

Thank you for considering opening a Wholesale Account, looking forward to serve you.

wholefoodsLook for our products in all the Chicagoland Wholefoods, Midwest and Canada stores under our Dream Cake brand.

Contact Us

Hours of Operation By Appointment Only

3352 Commercial Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062

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