Cakes, Tortes & Tarts

We offer a wide selection of cakes available daily, as well as:

Call (510) 250-6003 for pricing or to place an order.

cake-serving-sizes-for-webCake Size & Serving Guide

All of our traditional cakes below are available in these sizes except where otherwise noted.

All cakes displayed in our bakery case are also available by the slice (except the Gem Cakes.)

For orders of cakes 10" and larger, please give 48 hours notice.

Traditional Cakes 

Black Magic Cake

Three layers of dark chocolate cake filled with two layers of bittersweet chocolate mousse. Glazed with chocolate ganache and edged with cake crumbs.

Coconut Cream Cake

Three layers of fluffy white chiffon cake filled with two layers of coconut-flavored pastry cream, frosted with Chantilly cream (vanilla flavored whipped cream).

Flourless Chocolate Mousse Cake

A luscious flourless cake made with Guittard bittersweet chocolate, fresh cream and a touch of Grand Marnier. Finished with a silky ganache. (gluten free)

gem-cake-croppedGem Cakes

Only available as a small 4" cake to serve 3–5 people. Available in a variety of pastel colors.

  • Vanilla Gem Cake (pictured right): Fluffy white chiffon cake filled with Bavarian cream (vanilla custard) and frosted with vanilla buttercream.
  • Chocolate Gem Cake: Fluffy chocolate chiffon cake filled with bittersweet chocolate mousse and a layer of raspberry preserves. Frosted with cream cheese frosting. This cake is less dense and rich than our Black Magic Cake.

Opera Cake

Almond sponge cake layered with espresso buttercream and chocolate ganache. Each piece is adorned with a white chocolate musical note. Only available in small, individual rectangles.

Princess Cake

Dome-shaped three layer white chiffon cake filled with a generous layer of pastry cream and a thin layer of raspberry preserves. Frosted with Chantilly cream (vanilla flavored whipped cream) and covered with smooth  marzipan. Available in a variety of pastel colors. Not available in 12", 14".

Tres Leches Cake

A traditional Latin American dessert. Sponge cake is drenched in a custard sauce made with condensed milk, evaporated milk, sour cream, eggs and dark rum, then frosted with whipped cream. 

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White butter cake frosted with vanilla cream cheese frosting.


Dark chocolate cake frosted with dark chocolate frosting.

Red Velvet

Moist cake delicately flavored with cocoa and color-brightened to appear red. Frosted with vanilla cream cheese frosting.

Mini Cupcakes

Available by special order only

Chocolate Éclair

Choux paste (light pastry dough) filled with vanilla pastry cream and glazed with chocolate ganache.

Loaf Cakes & Tortes

These items are freshly baked, pre-packaged and available on our bakery retail floor. 

Loaf Cakes:

Available in a large loaf (approximately 10 slices) and a small loaf (approximately 5 slices).

  • Bittersweet Chocolate Cake
  • Banana Chocolate Chip Cake
  • Vanilla Pound Cake
  • Vegan Banana Cake

Apple Nut Coffee Cake

A moist cake studded with fresh apples and topped with a nutty Dutch crumble. Available in large 8" round and by the slice.

Flourless Brown Butter Almond Torte

A rich cake made with almond meal and brown butter.  Gluten free, available as an indvidual 4" round (large 8" round by special order only).

Hazelnut Torte

A rustic, rich, chocolaty and slightly sweet torte studded with chopped hazelnuts. Gluten free, available in large 8" round and individual 4" round.

Orange-scented Olive Oil Cake

Olive oil and orange zest give this rich, moist cake its unique character. Available in large 6" bundt and individual 4" round.
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Tarts & Galettes

Our tarts have a flaky, buttery crust that is tender and slightly sweet.

Banana Cream Tart

Inspired by the American banana cream pie, this tart is filled with fresh bananas and a touch of chocolate and caramel sauce. Large size available by special order only. Individual sizes available Fridays and Saturdays only, or by special order on weekdays.

Pear Frangipane Tart

A classic French tart filled with almond custard and poached pears. Topped with slivered almonds. Available in large 10" tart and individual slice.

Fresh Fruit Tart

A classic French tart filled with vanilla pastry cream and topped with seasonal fresh fruit. Available in large 10"  tart and small, individual tartlet.


A flaky pie-like crust packed with lightly-sweetened seasonal fruits makes this one of our bestsellers all year round. Serve topped with vanilla ice cream. Available in large 8" galette and small, individual size.

Lemon Mousse Tart

A light tart filled with tangy lemon custard. Makes a great summertime dessert. Available in large tart and small, individual tartlet.


A crisp meringue shell filled with lemon curd and topped with fresh seasonal fruits and whipped cream. A great light dessert option. Available in small, individual size

Rockridge Market Hall
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Rockridge Market Hall
5655 College Avenue, Suite 201
Oakland, CA 94618
phone: 510-250-6000


Office Hours
Mon–Fri:  9am–5pm

Store Hours
Mon–Fri:  9am–8pm
Sat:  9am–7pm
Sun:  10am–7pm

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