Mardi Gras: Where to find a King Cake in Slidell

King cake is synonymous with Mardi Gras tradition in Slidell.

The cinnamon flavored king cake pastry has icing dripped on top and decorated sugar crystals in Mardi Gras colors of gold, green and purple.

King cake in SlidellA traditional style king cake is plain on the inside except for a plastic baby trinket. It is assumed that whoever “finds” the baby in their served piece must provide the next king cake. King cakes also come filled with an array of flavors such as blueberry, apple or praline pecan.

This year the Mardi Gras season begins on the Feast of Epiphany January 6th and ends on Mardi Gras Day February 28th, 2017.

Living in Slidell, or visiting, during the Mardi Gras season and looking for a king cake? Try one of these local bakeries and let us know which is your favorite!


1337 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 649-6151
Monday – Friday 6:30 am – 2 pm | Saturday & Sunday 7 am – 2 pm

At Creole Bagelry we love King Cakes as much as you do, and they are WAY too good to just be eaten during Mardi Gras. You can Order King Cakes from us all year for your special occasions, birthdays & parties!


125 Commerical Square, Slidell, LA 70461 | (985) 641-5802
Mon 7 am – 5 am | Tue – Wed 7 am – 6 pm | Thu – Fri 7 am – 7 pm | Sat 7 am – 5 pm

Marguerite’s Cakes has been baking in Slidell for over 30 years. The bakery specializes in wedding cakes, king cakes, pies, cheesecake, special event orders and much more. King cakes are made in a variety of flavors at Marguerite’s and are available through the Mardi Gras season.


3501 Pontchartrain Dr., Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 781-2253
Monday – Friday 6 am – 6 pm | Saturday 6 am – 4 pm | Sunday Closed

Randazzo’s, a New Orleans bakery for 50 years, specializes in Mardi Gras King Cakes which are available year round. The Slidell bakery location uses the original Randazzo’s recipe that has been a tradition in our community. King cakes are made in the traditional style or filled with flavors like praline, cream cheese and strawberry to name a few.

Download the interactive king cake app – King Me! – which allows customers to engage and shop with the bakery from any smartphone or tablet.


1644 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA 70461 | (985) 646-2620
Sunday – Saturday 7 am – 10 pm

Rouses Supermarket has been baking Mardi Gras king cakes for over 55 years. Each king cake is made with their exclusive cinnamon dough original recipe and is hand decorated. A variety of flavors and sizes are offered and ready for pick up in store through Mardi Gras. Outside of the Mardi Gras season king cakes can be made with a one day notice.


1329 Englewood Dr., Slidell, LA 70461 | (985) 265-4146
Tuesday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm | Saturday 9 am – 12 noon | Sunday & Monday Closed

The newest Slidell bakery is gaining rapid popularity. Specializing in special event cakes, Sierra can make anything you can image!

Sugar Love has fresh daily desserts and pastries in store and king cakes for the Mardi Gras season. A variety of flavors, including praline pecan, will be available and if she doesn’t have what you looking for just let her know.