Talk of the Town

Heard Around Town

“My wife promised me perfect peace from my 4 children with no diaper changes during the Championship game IF I bring her home a piece of vanilla buttercreme cake from Olexa’s.” – a man loudly knocking at the door after closing begging for a piece of cake!

“I had already decided on a grocery store wedding cake, and I took one bite of Olexa’s cake at the bridal show and forgot all about that grocery store!” – Marnika

“When Lindsey was in medical school in Birmingham for 8 yeas, She said (she and her friends) went to weddings based on whether or not they were serving Olexa’s cake!” June, 2015

“Would someone please just throw my fork on the floor?! I can’t stop eating this buttercream cake!” – Karen Lehane, 2013

Overheard in hallway from a 5 year old little girl… “Mom I’m ACTUALLY glad we came here!” July, 2015

“I’m not even a big cake fan and I’m even a little person; but I ate a vulgar, vulgar, vulgar amount of my daughter’s wedding cake because it was so good!” Mother of bride, May 14, 2011

“Getting Diane Olexa to do your wedding cake is like a date with the Homecoming Queen!” Leigh Noel, Mother of Bride from Atlanta

“Oh my! When I heard the bride and groom ordered Olexa’s (for their wedding cake), I told them that if they were to look for me at the reception, I would be up on the stage… chair pulled up to the cake… with a fork in my hand… the whole night!”-Jackie, Aunt of Groom

“I don’t care what this cake looks like… as long as it tastes this good, I could just eat it straight out of a big bowl!”-Groom telling his future bride as he finished their wedding cake consultation.

“I just wanted to call and say the coconut cake you all did for my daughter’s graduation was delicious. I wish you would have done my wedding cake years ago!” Mandy, May 2015

“In all my years of enjoying bistro dining, I have never experienced the delicious and exquisite tastes which come together in the Tomato Basil Soup… from the presentation to the last spoonful, it was simply a joy. I will be back soon!” -Mignon Turner, Hollywood Hotwire Entertainment Journalist of Los Angeles

“My mother had a chocolate cake from Olexa’s 5 years ago. She raved about it and never stopped talking about that cake. She died and now our family orders Olexa’s Chocolate cake in her memory.” -Danielle, New York, April 2016

“Most (of our guests) singled out the rehearsal dinner at Olexa’s as the highlight…we could not recommend you more highly.”  -Mark & Pam Bourgin, Parents of the Groom

“The buttercreme cake is so soft in your mouth, it’s like sleeping on your favorite pillow…I feel like I have had a life changing cake experience, period.” -Joey Morris

“My guests could not stop bragging on how good the cake was.” -Kenya Underwood, Bride

“I want to get married again!” says John, father of the bride as he tries our French vanilla buttercreme cake at a bridal show. “To whom?”, his wife of 25 years asks incredulously. “To you, if you get this cake!” he replied.

“Other than saying yes to his proposal, choosing Olexa’s was the easiest decision I made for my wedding.” – Emily

“The buttercreme cake is so soft in your mouth, it’s like sleeping on your favorite pillow…I feel like I have had a life changing cake experience, period.” – Joey Morris

“I want Olexa’s warm buttercreme cake to be my last meal before I leave this earth!” – Judy Lewis

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