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Layer's Cake and Bakery

) #21 of 26 Dessert in Monterey #185 of 259 Places to Eat in Monterey $$ - $$$
9 Soledad Dr Ste A, Monterey, CA
+1 831-655-1544
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good4%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
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9 Soledad Dr Ste A, Monterey, CA
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I recently had the pleasure of ordering a full sheet (cake) of Death by Chocolate. As close to perfect as you can imagine. Impressive layers of chocolate devils food cake, chocolate ganache and rich chocolate buttercream. And, best of all it wasn't too terribly sweet...More

Thank Viajera59
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We were in town for my niece's wedding and needed a local place to make a cake. Since we're not from here, it took a while to find somewhere, but we ultimately and to "take a leap of faith" and trust that we found a...More

Thank lwolfe1
Reviewed 12 April 2016

What a thrill to eat with my eyes all the delightful pastries. I settled on a rum ball & cream puff with tea.

Thank Sarina_Megna
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We needed a celebratory cake and ordered the raspberry Nougat from Layers. It was a chocolate layer cake with buttercream filling and theoretically a layer of seedless raspberries or a spread since fresh raspberries were not in season. Whatever it was, we did not see...More

Thank firepois
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Although I strongly dislike writing bad reviews, sometimes I have to take one for the team. I've been hearing all these wonderful things about the product at this bakery and so I went in for a look-see. The place is well decorated, comfortable chairs and...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I have never physically been to Layers Sensational Cakes, but I have been the happy recipient of tasting not once, but twice their amazing Margarita cake! In 2010, a dear friend purchased the Margarita cake for me on my birthday. I'm not a huge lover...More

Thank Kekepania_A
Reviewed 24 August 2013

My husband and I just love Layers Bakery , from the best ever cranberry orange scones to the diverse variety of cakes we have NEVER been disappointed. Growing up on the East Coast where a good bakery could be found in every strip mall I...More

2  Thank Robin A
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I recently got married in Carmel and had a wonderful experience with Layers. Our cake was SO delicious and beautifully decorated. We went back last weekend to get a mini version to enjoy!

Thank Sho715
Reviewed 29 July 2012 via mobile

Layers cakes are among the best available in Monterey. Quality is excellent. Treat yourself to a quality bakery next time you are in the area.

Thank Chuck G
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Fig cookies, peanut butter/chocolate cookies are awesome. I love the chocolate mascarpone cookie too! Cake are excellent.

Thank malawne
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  • Address: 9 Soledad Dr Ste A, Monterey, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-655-1544
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