10 of the best cupcake shops in and around Lancashire

PUBLISHED: 00:00 26 August 2015 | UPDATED: 14:54 27 August 2015

A selection at Holly's Cakes and Bakes

A selection at Holly's Cakes and Bakes


The Great British Bake Off has got us all talking about cakes, if you don’t fancy attempting to make your own, there are plenty of fine places to buy cupcakes in the region

Holly’s Cakes & Bakes, Kirkby Lonsdale
Holly of Holly’s Cakes & Bakes embarked on a new career at the tender age of just 21. Since then, she has seen great success in Lancashire with visitors from all around the UK popping into her store every week. Holly has some delicious cupcakes on offer, takes custom orders and has recently opened a Milk Bar with luxury ice cream milkshakes.


Strictly Cupcakes, Preston/Penwortham
Located in Preston, Strictly Cupcakes can cater to your custom orders as well as serving ready made themed cupcakes in a variety of flavours. Strictly Cupcakes recommend their ‘Strictly Cupcake Bouquets’ as gifts, suitable for Mothers Day, weddings, and birthdays gifts.
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The Little House of Cupcakes, Thornton
A little cupcake store just outside Blackpool with a quest to make the perfect cupcake. Making sweet treats for all occasions using locally sourced ingredients where possible, the store promises a tasty treat. Every Wednesday is special as the bakery sells freshly baked cupcakes for just £1.
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Liberty Cake Co, Bury
Receive a warm welcome when you visit the Liberty Cake store and bite into one of their many cupcake flavours. The list of flavour is so long you’ll be spoilt for choice. There is even a special marmalade cupcake flavour.
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Coco Cake Company, Wigan
Coco Cake Company focuses on taste and texture, baking only small batches of cupcakes every morning. Expect light and fluffy cupcakes from this store based in Wigan.


Jo’s Cakery, Leigh
The store was founded in 2008 by baker, Jo, in her kitchen. Jo has since moved on to a store in Leigh and is able to deliver to most areas around Warrington, Leigh, Wigan, St. Helens, Liverpool & Manchester.
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Cuthberts Bake House, Liverpool
This bake house and Tea room is based in Liverpool offering a range of cakes, cupcakes and tarts. They offer a selection of beautifully decorated cupcakes including the Rosewater Cupcake, which is part of Cuthbert’s seasonal floral cake flavours.
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Slattery, Whitefield, Manchester
Slattery is much more than a cake shop, serving expertly made patisserie and other delicious treats. Whether you are looking for beautifully constructed cakes for wedding and special occasions or a delicious bite in the first floor dining room 
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Yummy Cupcake Company, Grange Over Sands
Inspired by New York Bakeries and based in Witherslack, Cumbria, this little bakery started out at an outdoor market making its way to a store of its own with delicious baking. Try over 25 styles flavours in store or design your own if you have the creative touch.
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Victoria’s Cupcakes, Leyland
Victoria’s provides crafted cakes for all occasions, bring your ideas with you and the team can make your designs into fluffy cakes, and cupcakes. Special cupcake themes in the past include: Toy story, Frozen and a very special panda theme.


Honourable Mentions

Sugar Ruffles
Elegant cakes, cupcakes and favours for weddings and celebrations in Barrow-in-Furness, Dalton, Ulverston, the Lake District and surrounding areas.
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One Sweet Day
One Sweet Home is the home of truly delicious artisan baking in the North West of England.
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Lauras Little Bakery Liverpool
Laura specialises in making scrumptious cupcakes that are personalised for every order.
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Hey Little Cupcake, Manchester
Manchester based Cupcake store serving mini cupcakes, occasion cupcakes, personalised and signature cupcakes.
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Jaime Cakes, Kendal
J’aime Cakes Kendal is an established local business providing home made bespoke cakes and cupcakes in Kendal.


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