Specialty cakes and pastries
for the discerning taste

1120 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA • info@ontherisebaking.com • 508-752-3809

Monday: Closed • Tuesday-Friday: 7:30am - 5pm • Saturday: 8am - 2pm • Sunday: 8am - 1pm

Toffee Torte


Our toffee torte starts out with a a toasted pecan crust then we top it with chocolate ganache and toffee and garnish it with whipped cream made from fresh, organic Cooper's farm milk. Gluten free!
Also available mini! (pictured third)

Mousse Cakes


We offer a variety of gluten free mousse cakes, perfect for any event! Our most popular is our triple chocolate mousse cake, made with three layers of light, delicious mousse; dark chocolate, milk chocolate, and white chocolate.

Pictured here (first and second) is the twist on our house favorite, triple chocolate mousse cake, which features a thin semi-sweet chocolate bottom covered with dark chocolate mousse, milk chocolate espresso mousse, and finished with chocolate ganache. Also pictured (third) is our peanut butter mousse cake, sure to please any peanut butter lover! 

Opera Cake


A traditional French dessert. We take an almond biscuit, brush it with espresso syrup and layer it with with espresso butter cream and espresso ganache. We give it the perfect finish with chocolate ganache! Available by the slice or made to order!

Carrot and Red Velvet Cake


Pictured first: Our moist, dense cake made with freshly grated carrots, raisins, toasted walnuts, and fresh pineapple layered and finished with a delicate cream cheese frosting. Served by the slice or made to order as a whole cake, available in regular or gluten free. (*pineapple and walnuts optional*)

Pictured second: Our rich red velvet cake filled with layers of cream cheese frosting! Served by the slice or made to order as a whole cake, available in regular or gluten free.

Pies and Mini Pies


We offer a variety of regular and mini sized pies many of which are also available gluten free! Our pies are seasonal, based on the freshest ingredients available. Pictured here are our regular sized blueberry pie (first), our mini blueberry pies (second), our mini chocolate whoopie pie (third), and our mini pumpkin and apple pie (fourth). Our other varieties include (but are not limited to): strawberry rhubarb, peach cobbler, Boston creme pie and apple crisp. Stop in or call ahead to see what we have by the slice or to order a pie for your next event!



Pictured here is our gluten free cheesecake with a gluten free coconut crust and topped with lemon curd on one side and lime curd on the other!

Gluten Free Breakfast

For our gluten free friends we offer at least one gf breakfast option daily. Pictured here is our gf donut muffin and our other daily choices include (but are not limited to): gf pumpkin raisin muffins, gf cranberry muffins, gf spiced muffins, gf banana chocolate chip muffins, gf lemon scones, gf blueberry muffins, gf spice cake, gf apple walnut cake, gf pumpkin coffee cake, gf white chocolate muffins and more! Call ahead to see what we have available!



Pictured here are our blueberry and fresh fruits of summer muffins! We always offer our famous blueberry muffins baked fresh each day and offer fresh fruits of summer muffins with raspberries and strawberries when fruits are freshest and locally sourced. We also offer a variety of other muffins on a regular basis including (but not limited to) corn muffins, strawberry muffins, and pumpkin muffins! Call ahead to see what we have!


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