Question: How Much Is A Cake At Costco?

Turns out, you can actually buy a half-sheet cake at Costco for $18.99, which can serve up to 48 people per cake!

This is cheap already, but it’s even cheaper when you look at the prices for other brands.

At Walmart and BJ’s, you can the same amount of cake for $25, or half the amount for around $17.

Can I order a cake from Costco online?

Can I place a cake order online? We ask that you order at your local Costco warehouse’s bakery, as we don’t provide online cake-ordering options. Please keep in mind that you’ll need to complete an order form, and our bakers require a two-day notice—this is all to ensure that you’re getting exactly what you want!

How many people does a Costco cake feed?


How big is a Costco cake?

It’s a half sheet cake, finished at about 12″ x 16″ which they state serves 48 people, with each person getting a generous 1″ x 4″ slice of cake. What are some things to keep in mind when ordering a cake from Costco?

How much is a quarter sheet cake at Costco?

That’s right—a quarter-sheet cake will cost you almost the same as a half-sheet cake at Costco, and even more if you want to feed the same amount of people. Don’t miss these other Costco secrets employees won’t tell you. The Costco sheet cake can come with nearly 30 designs, along with a selection of seasonal ones.

How far in advance do I need to order a Costco cake?

How long in advance do you have to order? They suggest at least 24 hours but they do have cakes available (not personalized) for purchase all the time at our local Costco near the bakery.

What flavors of cake does Costco have?

They offer five flavors (white, chocolate, yellow, marble, and Tres Leches) and even give an option for you to suggest a different flavor. For filling, they offer strawberry or Bavarian. So for a cheaper price, and potentially a better cake all around, Costco seems like your best stop.

How big should a cake be for 20 people?

8-inch round cake – 10-14 people. 10-inch round cake – 20-25 people. 12-inch round cake – 25-35 people. 14-inch round cake – 35-45 people.

What are the 3 types of cakes?

Below is a comprehensive but by no means exhaustive list of the basic types of cakes.

  • Butter Cake. Bake this easy buttermilk-raspberry butter cake into a layer cake, sheet cake, or even a DIY wedding cake.
  • Pound Cake.
  • Sponge Cake.
  • Genoise Cake.
  • Biscuit Cake.
  • Angel Food Cake.
  • Chiffon Cake.
  • Baked Flourless Cake.

Can you buy cake Costco without membership?

Costco is known for its bulk products and huge savings, but it’s a members-only store that costs at least $60 a year to join. You don’t need to have a membership to make use of some of Costco’s services, like eye exams and the pharmacy.

How many people does a full sheet cake feed?

For a 3″x3″ serving:

A quarter sheet cake has up to 12 servings. A half sheet cake has up to 24 servings. A full sheet cake has up to 48 servings.

Do you need a cake for a baby shower?

Any baby shower that started later would require a hot meal, preferably sit down. The dessert was always cake, never cupcakes. A baby shower was always a dress-up affair, no matter the time of day.

How long does a cake stay fresh?

Thus frosted, it can stay fresh in a keeper or under a large overturned bowl for as long as three or four days. These don’t provide an airtight seal but they will keep the dust out. If the weather is hot or humid, store the cake in the fridge.

Will Costco customize a cake?

Costco members can now pre-order decorated sponge cakes from the Bakery department. Members can also include a customised special message or inscription. Choose from white or chocolate cake, with raspberry or chocolate filling and white or chocolate whipping cream icing. Simply complete and submit the order form below.

How far in advance should you order a custom cake?

How far in advance should I order a cake? We are often booked up many weeks ahead of time so the sooner the better to reserve your place on our calendar. While we are happy to book your date as early as one year in advance, we will only book tastings up to 6 months in advance.

How long in advance should I order a cake?

Most bakeries suggest placing your wedding cake order about six months before your big day.