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Last Minute Cakes

Get a cake delivered straight to your door

With so much going in our lives, we have to be forgiven for forgetting some things, sometimes. Although, there are times, regardless of what’s going on, when we should remember important things such as special dates throughout the year. We’ve all done it, so there’s no shame in it, but then there’s a mad panic to get something for a special occasion.

When we are in that state of mind, we can also forget some important things close to the special day. Getting things last minute can be a big faff, you find yourself rushing around town trying to find the perfect item. But it doesn’t have to be a stressful experience, especially when it comes to last minute cakes.

We have a wonderful range of cakes that are perfect for any occasion, and to take the stress off you even more, they can be delivered straight to your door! So, there’s not need to get yourself in a flap rushing to a supermarket or a bakery for a cake, let the cake come to you by ordering it online at Sponge. Many of our cakes are available for next day delivery when you order by 3pm.

Here are some of the fabulous cakes available at short notice for next day delivery:

Whole Cakes

Victoria Sponge Cake – The classic cake of all cakes and a favourite across the nation. Free range eggs, flour and natural vanilla flavouring creates our award-winning light and fluffy Victoria Sponge. The buttercream is made from English butter and natural vanilla flavouring which is complemented perfectly with quality strawberry jam.

Pinata Cake – If you’re looking for a last-minute cake with a bit of a wow factor then our pinata cake is a perfect choice. It has a rich and deep four layered chocolate sponge cake, smothered in chocolate buttercream and chocolate flakes, with a fun and colourful surprise centre. Perfect for birthday celebrations.

Rocky Road Cake – A great last-minute cake option for any child’s birthday. Naturally flavoured vanilla sponge and delicious chocolate sponge are swirled together creating an indulgent marbled sponge. English butter and chocolate create a smooth buttercream, with marshmallows and crispy chocolate pearls on top.

There are plenty of other last minute cake flavours available, check out the rest by clicking the button below.

Another struggle that a lot of people may find with last-minute cakes is finding one that suits dietary requirements. No need to panic we have you covered too! Whether you need a gluten free cake, a dairy free cake, a vegan cake, or a gluten and dairy free cake, we have free from cakes available for next day delivery too.

Take the stress and panic out of the equation when you need a last-minute cake, order your cakes online at Sponge and get them delivered anywhere in the UK. Whether you’re in Scotland, London, Cornwall, Wales, or anywhere else in the UK we can deliver your cakes at short notice, straight to your door.

Sponge offer next day delivery on our birthday cakes over the UK, when you order by 3pm. So, if you can’t be with a loved one on a special occasion, want a delicious birthday cake delivered to your door, or have a cake emergency, we will ensure that your cakes are delivered safely and securely straight to your front door. Our Sponge cake delivery service is second to none with our robust designed packaging that keeps your order safe in transit.

And if you require a last-minute birthday cake to suit a dietary requirement, we can help with that too. We have various ranges to suit dietary requirements including gluten free cakes, vegan cakes, dairy free cakes, and gluten and dairy free birthday cakes. So, no matter what the situation when you need to get a cake delivered the next day visit

If you’re just looking for a little last-minute gift to send to your loved one, why not send them a Cake Card? Cake cards are a unique gift that you can send through the post to brighten up someone’s day for any occasion. They consist of a card and a choice of one or two slices of yummy cake, all packaged together in a specially designed A5 box. Our Letterbox cake has been specifically designed this way to fit through a standard size letterbox, allowing us to send these unique gift cakes by post!

We have a great range of birthday card designs to choose from, and lots of cake slices and other goodies too to create the perfect letterbox gift.

Placing your order couldn’t be more straightforward, just place your birthday cake order online on our website. Then you can select the delivery date from our handy calendar, whether you need your order for next day delivery, or want to place your order in advance, the choice is yours! Our calendar allows you to place your order as far in advance as you would like, so you can pick a delivery date that is convenient for you.