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Sweet Escape Cake Cafe & Bakery

Cafe, Deli, Coffee House, or Bakery
Fabulous desserts are their specialty – Duncan Weller

A cake cafe is place where you expect to find great cakes.

Sweet Escape Cake Café and Bakery delivers on that promise. This elegant bakery and unique coffee shop serves up an amazing selection of cakes and other desserts in a quaint atmosphere that is also quite inventive. There are tea leaf readings on Thursdays and displays of local art on the walls making for a warm, comfortable setting with seating for 30 people.

However, its the fabulous desserts that people come for.

You will find this hidden treasure in the eclectic Bay & Algoma Neighbourhood with the cafe entrance just a few steps off of Bay St. on Machar Avenue. It is a perfect place to sit and relax for some quiet time on your visit to Thunder Bay.

Locally or Family-Owned Business Notes

Julie Einarson is the owner of Sweet Escape. Julie took the commercial baking program at Red River College in Winnipeg and then studied with a French pastry chef for six years. On the business side, Julie participated in the PARO Women's Business Program to get her business started. Julie sold baked goods from her home before finding a location and investing in the renovation of her café.


Noon to 10 pm - Closed Wednesdays and Sundays

Seasons Open

Year Round

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