Janie's Cakes

$$$ •

308 E Front St, Tyler
(903) 592-6150


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Janie's Cakes

Pound cake is my favorite. I'm certainly no picky eater though. My grandmother made a much larger "standard" pound cake which was named pound cake because it was extremely simple to make with a pound of sugar, flour, butter, and eggs. I think just vanilla after that. Janie sells a pound cake for near $40 that is much smaller than the standard version. Probably about 1/2 the size. Honestly, I don't get it. I don't get why people pay so much for a small simple cake. It's ok though...read full review

I purchased three mini cakes and my coworker purchased two mini cakes of various flavors. All five were dry in comparison to say other famous bundt cake businesses or even cupcakes. The flavor was not up to par either. I was expecting something fabulous and got less then mediocre for $6 per cake. Perhaps the cakes were two day old cakes, but even cake I make out of a box sitting on the counter for two days had more flavor and moisture than Janie's Cakes.

I received my cake on Wednesday, June 3. I was excited to receive it and eagerly opened the box which was well packed. However, I was disappointed in that the cake was undercooked and the bottom of it was extra moist and mushy. I had noticed prior to cutting it that the cake itself was very light as opposed to the golden crust normally. I am a pound cake lover and know when a cake is taken out of the oven a bit too soon. Janie’s was not willing to replace the cake or do...read full review

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Tuesday 10AM - 5:30PM
Wednesday 10AM - 5:30PM
Thursday 10AM - 5:30PM
Friday 10AM - 5:30PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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