Did you know you could get Exploding Bakery cakes delivered in Bristol?

We're big fans of our fellow Westcountry city and for years we've supplied customers like Burra, Small St Espresso, Little Victories, Society Cafe and Chandos. Now we can deliver anywhere in the city with a next day service to your door. Or perhaps you're feeling generous and want to send a gift to someone in the city?

Check out our online cake store here. 

Why Order Cakes by Post?

We know there are some great bakeries and cafes in Bristol, some of our favourites include Farro, Hart's, Ahh-Toots, Bristol Loaf to name a few. But sometimes you want to order something a little different with a personal message, especially if you're gifting it to someone special.

Quality Ingredients: We source our chocolate direct from Colombia and it's made from some of the highest quality cacao on the planet. Our regeneratively grown almonds are also outstanding. From our butter to our eggs, we always source the best we can get.

Ethical: Our supply chain is always checked. We want to know farmers are paid properly and if we don't know where the ingredient comes from, we don't buy it. We never use palm oil and try to source everything with minimal impact on our planet.

Fast Delivery: We understand last minute gifts are a common thing, that's why we offer next day delivery on all our products Tuesday to Friday. Just order before 2pm.

Plastic Free Packaging: Every cake is encased in the finest cardboard without the use of any plastic. It's all either compostable or recyclable.

Next Day Cake Delivery in Bristol

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At The Exploding Bakery we prioritise the use of premium, ethically-sourced ingredients in all our cakes, ensuring not only a delightful taste but also a positive impact on the environment.

Our dedication to quality extends to our choice of suppliers, partnering only with those who align with our values.

Furthermore, we proudly support "1% for the Planet", contributing 1% of our revenue to environmental organisations.

Dietary Intolerances

At The Exploding Bakery, we make cake that tastes great. But we also understand people have dietary needs. That's why we cater for coeliacs, vegans and people with nut allergies. We're proud to offer gluten-free, vegan and nut free options, ensuring that all our customers can indulge in our creations without compromise.

Your dietary requirements are important to us, so be sure to check out the nutritional information before ordering.

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In a world where many opt for mass-produced, cost-cutting ingredients, The Exploding Bakery stands distinct.

Our commitment is to quality, not quantity. While others may compromise, we consistently strive for the finest ingredients, making our cakes genuinely exceptional.

This dedication to excellence makes our cakes the perfect choice for any special occasion, be it birthdays, anniversaries, or those 'just because' moments.

Elevate your cake delivery experience by transforming it into a bespoke gift box.

To add a personal touch, we offer the option of including a personalised handwritten card, ensuring your gift is both memorable and heartfelt.

Cake Sizes

We understand that every occasion is unique, and so are your requirements. That's why we offer two primary cake sizes to cater to different needs.

For those seeking a more intimate treat, our small traybake is ideal, yielding 6-8 delectable portions.

If you're gearing up for a grander celebration or a larger gathering, our expansive traybake is the perfect choice, generously serving up to 16 portions.

Easy Online Ordering

Getting your favourite brownies delivered is now a piece of cake. Here's how:

1. Explore our diverse range of cakes and pick the flavours that tantalise your taste buds.
2. Decide on the quantity you desire.
3. Pop your chosen brownies into the cart and head over to checkout.
4. Fill in your delivery and payment details. If it's a gift, don't forget to add a personal touch with a message.
5. Confirm your order and eagerly await the arrival of your scrumptious treats, either for yourself or as a delightful surprise for someone special.

Our user-friendly website is designed to streamline your ordering experience.

With the added assurance of our robust payment security, your details remain confidential and safe.

Should you encounter any hiccups, our team is always on hand to assist with your concerns.

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Cake Delivery Details

We're delighted to offer our cake delivery service throughout the UK, encompassing all major cities including:

  • London
  • Manchester
  • Birmingham
  • Liverpool
  • Newcastle
  • Edinburgh
  • Cardiff

For those living elsewhere, fret not; our delectable cakes are still within reach.

Our dedicated team, in collaboration with our trusted delivery partner (DPD), ensures that each cake reaches you in impeccable condition, regardless of your location.

Please note, we currently cater to mainland UK to guarantee the prompt and fresh delivery of our cakes.

For those prompt decisions, we offer next day delivery (2-day delivery to the Highlands) for orders placed before 2pm.

Our delivery days span from Tuesday to Friday. If you're planning ahead, you can select a preferred delivery date, as long as it's between Tuesday and Friday.

A delivery fee of £3.95 applies to orders under £25. However, for orders exceeding £25, we're pleased to offer free delivery.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I send cakes as a present to a friend?

You sure can! All our cakes will be sent beautifully packaged with no receipts.

You can also choose a free gift message and a card to go with which will be handwritten by us.

Will my cake fit through my letterbox?

We cannot guarantee your delivery will be put through a letterbox when ordering cakes.

If more than 2 items have been ordered, the box size will change meaning it may be left at your door or delivered in more than 1 parcel.

You can always add a safe delivery place when you order, you can choose to leave it with a neighbour.

What if I'm not in?

No problem. You can choose a safe place for your delivery driver to leave your order (through the DPD tracking link), then collect it when you get home.

If you haven't left instructions and miss a delivery, DPD will either automatically deliver the next day or take your item to a nearby shop where you can collect it.

Customer Reviews

Mrs Jordan: Bought one of your cakes as for a friend who was having a difficult time. She said it was delicious and made her smile. Arrived quickly so a perfect gift.

James: Best cake ever, even better now I need gluten free. Delicious, made with passion and to the finest quality right down to the packaging and delivery. I will be trying some more of these delights soon.