Located in the The Shops of Bella Terra, the business also offers a variety of coffee. (Courtesy The Baking Cup)
The Baking Cup—a family-owned bakery specializing in custom cakes and sweet treats baked daily from scratch—opened a location in Richmond in April. Located in the The Shops of Bella Terra, the business also offers a variety of coffee. The Baking Cup now operates at 5614 W. Grand Parkway S., Ste. 100B, but has been operating in owner Estrella Canales' home since 2011. 832-253-8260. www.thebakingcup.com
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