Mad Hatter Bakeshop & Cafe | 1802 W. Main St, Durham, NC 27705


Custom cakes made fresh to order!

We always have cakes on hand to purchase, but special orders are our business. Any design you bring to us, we can put on a cake... really.

Desserts & Pastries

Cookies & Bars


Mad Hatter Classics

Durham And Beyond Favorites

Children’s Birthday Cakes

Sponge Bob? Strawberry Shortcake? Superheroes? Just tell us the theme of your child’s party or special event and the Mad Hatter bakers will make a custom, hand-designed cake that your family and friends will never forget!

Don’t forget cupcakes and hand-decorated cookies for your party favors! With over 300 cookie shapes and designs to choose from, we’re sure to have the perfect party favor!

Mad Hatter Pies

Our hand-rolled flaky crusts are the talk of the town! Our hand-crafted pies are 10” and baked fresh to order. Choose from:

Fruit Tarts

Fresh Mousse Cakes

Our Mousse Cakes offer a “lighter alternative” to our rich Buttercreams. Any of our mousse cakes can be customized with white or chocolate cake and decorated for your special occasion. Choose from:


Try one of Mad Hatter’s creamy Cheesecakes. A tasty treat no matter how you order it: plain, topped with seasonal fresh fruit or in one of the many flavors we offer. Choose from:

Pound Cakes

Mad Hatter’s made-from-scratch buttery Pound Cake. Our pound cake comes in a 9” bundt style.


Ordering Guidelines

We can fulfill most cake orders within 24 hours if placed before 6pm, with the exception of Tiramisu, Cheesecakes and cakes 12 inches or larger, as these usually require a special bake and more time.

To place a cake order, please click here.

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