The Buttery

Welcome To The Buttery Cafe & Bakery

The Buttery’s beloved cakes have been a delicious staple of Santa Cruz gatherings since Janet Platin first opened the bakery in 1984. Our new online shop, makes it easier than ever to find the perfect cake, pastries, cookies, or catering for your event. 




Mon - Sun  7AM - 7PM


(831) 458-3020


702 Soquel Ave. Santa Cruz, CA


Wedding Cakes

The Buttery is a full-service bakery offering the finest wedding cakes in the area at the most reasonable prices. Our cakes are baked to order using the finest scratch ingredients. We offer more flavor combinations than other local bakeries and can customize or create flavor combinations to suit your desires.



From showers to office meetings, family dinners to birthday parties, we can deliver a menu to fit your occasion! The Buttery takes great pride in hand selecting every ingredient used in our house recipes. Every recipe is made from scratch using local sources for the freshest organic, seasonal ingredients.