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302 Providence Hwy, Westwood, MA 02090-1908
+1 781-769-1133
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Dessert works has been my go-to bakery for any cakes I need for special occasions. Their staff is always prompt and helpful with any order that you need to make and have always done a top notch job with all the custom orders I have placed. I've ordered from them for my bridal shower, gender reveal party and baby shower.... More 

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Thank Ana Flavia M
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Always get my special occasion and birthday cakes here. It is expensive but if you want a quality custom decorated cake you will not be disappointed.

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Thank AnneCTraveler
Boston
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48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This the #1 place for cakes. I had my engagement party cake here and then my son's shower cake and his 1 year birthday cake. It is truly the best cake shop in all of Boston.

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Thank westwoodma
Massachusetts
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

I love this place, always great service and I can't still pick my favorite dessert! The coconut cake , the red velvet, the chocolate and vanilla cupcakes are fantastic and always fresh. The sugar cookies are always a hit in my house. They make other desserts and tarts but the space is limited here! Great place to try!!

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Thank claudia3273
Westwood, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The cakes, pies and pastry are all so good. Everything is as it should be -- pastry is buttery and flaky, cakes are moist and flavorful, and pies have perfect crust and fillings.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We love this place and order all our cakes here. The best pastries and cake ever. we think of this place and our mouth starts watering. the person who helped us with our cake was very nice and knew exactly what we wanted. very helpful and efficient.

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Thank travel24122014
Massachusetts
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This is just a neighborhood gem on Rt 1 in a Westwood strip mall. Easy to overlook, but it is a staple for our book group desserts and our go-to place for birthday cakes. They made my daughter's wedding cake and it was not only spectacular to look at but delicious to taste. The people couldn't be nicer and easier... More 

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Thank DiningDiva76
Boston, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2013 via mobile

Soooo good. Got many of their smaller desserts for a gathering. Got rave reviews from my guests!!! I had tried a chocolate cake from them previously and had not been as happy. Glad I went a second time. I can't wait to visit again.

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Thank barbworth
Vernon, Connecticut
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2013

We purposely went here to check them out as we were looking for a wedding bakery for our wedding cake. All I can say is WOW. We didn't let them know we were coming and actually our tasting is booked for September but we wanted to do a uncover operation. We arrived at the end of the day and took... More 

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Thank Kiwi110610
Gloucester, Massachusetts
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408 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Yum, yum and yum! I was in the plaza to stop at Lambert's food market and couldn't resist checking out Dessert Works. What an amazing selection! My friend and I honestly stood there staring for at least five minutes. Luckily, they had free samples out which helped us decide on a piece of Tiramisu and a piece of eggnog cheesecake... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Providence Hwy, Westwood, MA 02090-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westwood
  • Phone Number: +1 781-769-1133

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?