Best Cakes & Cookies in Waco, Texas

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Here’s the most delightful cakes and cookies in Waco, Texas! From luscious layered cakes to melt-in-your-mouth cookies, each treat is lovingly handcrafted using the finest ingredients. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply satisfying your sweet cravings, check out these local spots today!

(This list is in alphabetical order.)

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The List of the Best Cakes and Cookies in Waco, Texas!

Why we love it: Cuppiecakes started with two best friends wanting to provide consistently yummy cakes and cupcakes to the people they love. Ten years later, nothing has changed. Their goal is to provide the customers with the best of the best in sweet treats and the feeling that they have been served by family. Cuppiecakes takes great pride in closely working with individuals to create memorable cakes that guests will associate with a fantastic party! They can make your dreams come true and work with your budget. Go give them a try, and you’ll see why they are consistently at the top of so many recommendation lists.

Why we love it: “Home baked goods serving North and Central Texas for birthdays, showers, weddings, holidays and more.” Locally owned, Laynie makes beautiful and intricate cookies and confections for all occasions. The bright colors, attention to detail, and amazing customer service make Green Apron a go-to for all sweetness! Whether it is for a graduation, special occasion, or simply just because, Green Apron is a great choice. 

Why we love it: Lily’s Cakes is a small, family-owned business located in the heart of central Texas. We specialize in customized, hand-made cakes and cupcakes made to order based upon the ideas and requests of the customer. Each of our cakes is unique and special to each occasion and we do our best to make sure that you receive a treat that is not only aesthetically pleasing but one that is also just as delicious.

Lily has also been seen on many Tv Shows on Food Network including Cake Wars and Holiday Wars. 

Why we love it: What started as a fun hobby fifteen years ago has developed into a full-time baking business. I specialize in custom buttercream cakes and delicious hand painted sugar cookies. My cookie icing is a sweet glaze painted on with a brush and then decorated to fit your theme. Creating delicious art is my passion.

Why we love it: Located in Downtown Waco, close to the Silos and other attractions, Milk Bottle Cookies has the BEST cookies. These are not just an average cookie- they are so delicious and filling. The business was started and inspired by the owner’s grandfather, where she regularly enjoyed making desserts every night with him. Milk Bottle has classic flavors, unique flavors, and cute merchandise for sale as well. Additionally, you can enjoy a cup of coffee alongside your cookie as there is a wide list of coffee orders on the menu.  With easy online ordering, there’s no reason not to stop by here!

Why we love it: We do custom cakes for all occassions. We have a counter full of cookies, bars, cupcakes and much more. Come by for a dessert that is Simply Delicious. We also have a counter full of baked items that you can walk in and purchase. There are always cookies, cupcakes, bars, cakeballs and more available. Bakery looks forward to creating the perfect dessert for your special occasion! We are open Monday through Friday 8am – 5pm and Saturday 8am-Noon. 

Sugar Doodles

Why we love it: Sugar Doodles, based on the owner’s love for golden/labradoodles, is a delicious choice. The cookies are perfect with her ice cream and makes for a top tier ice cream sandwich! The friendliness, vibrance, and pink color theme is the sprinkle on top. Sugar Doodles caters many events local to Waco area and has a cookie trailer to book!

Why we love it: “I run a small home-based custom cookie business and I can make cookies for just about any occasion!” Leah also does monthly classes at The Findery for anyone that wants to learn her art. “My signature and most popular cookie is vanilla bean. Some other flavors are strawberry lemonade, mini chocolate chip, double chocolate chip, chocolate, peanut butter and peanut butter chocolate chip. You can have a different flavor per dozen, so for example if you order two dozen you can get two flavors total if you wish. I offer seasonal flavors as well.”

Why we love it: We taste with our eyes then with our mouths so let every dessert be a work of art followed by a sense of Sweetness. Come taste our signature OhMy! Truffles, decadent cakes made for any occasion, and freshly baked cupcakes that come in many scrumptious flavors.

There are a wide variety of daily flavors, but don’t forget to check out their rotating flavors for special holidays and events. 

If you’re wanting the most delicious cakes and cookies here in Waco, then check out this list for Waco’s very best. 

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