When it comes to party time, there are several great bakeries close to HighPoint apartments for cakes, cookies and pastries. Whether planning a large party or a quick last minute get-together for a few friends, tasty treats can make or break the event. We’ve found some great bakeries for you to try:
Cali Girl Cakes
681 West Boughton Road, Bolingbrook
Baked from scratch with all fresh ingredients, Cali Girls offers an array of breakfast pastries, cakes and cupcakes, and cookies on a first-come, first-serve basis, unless you order in advance. This bakery won the Best Business Award in 2015 from the Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce!
Cali Girls has a variety of holiday choices including sugar cookies, cake bites and gourmet truffle trays. Spice up your morning with apple cider coffee cake, chocolate almond croissant French toast, or banana nut muffins. This time of year, you can take home a pumpkin cheesecake, or carrot cake, by the slice. Cali Girls is open Tuesdays – Saturdays, and closed Sundays and Mondays.
24042 Lockport St., Plainfield
Milettes Cakes specializes in wedding and tiered cakes, as well as 3-D cakes, that can be described as unique, special and delicious! Milette’s grandmother taught her to bake starting at the age of 10, and she’s been at it ever since. At the age of 14, she took second place in a national baking contest in the Philippines, where she and her husband, Fred, have won numerous competitions since.
Specialty cake flavors include salted caramel, lemon blueberry, and pistachio with baked in raspberry. Fillings include mint chocolate ganache, mango buttercream, and pastry cream. Fresh fruit and preserve fillings are also available. Milettes is open Tuesdays – Saturdays, and Sundays or Mondays, by appointment only.
140 S. Bolingbrook Dr., Bolingbrook
13717 S. U.S. 30, Plainfield
With two locations to serve its clients, Gigante Bakery offers sweet tastes in American and Mexican traditions. Owner Juan Lopez offers handcrafted customized artwork to his cakes for most any theme or occasion. From birthday cakes for the young, to office parties and wedding cakes, Gigante rates high in customer satisfaction.
There are many other sweet offerings here including morning pastries and seasonal pies. Sample the traditional Polvorones (Mexican Wedding Cookies), for individual servings to accompany your wedding cake. Try the other traditional Mexican cookies, as well as American favorites for the holidays. Seasonal fresh fruit toppings also available.
Whether you are celebrating a birthday, holding an office party, or planning the details for your “big day,” there are a lot of great bakeries close to your Romeoville apartments for ease and simplicity in planning or last minute ideas. And, if you are looking for new digs in the area, be sure to contact us today.Back to all posts