288 BOSTON TURNPIKE (Route 9 East)  
SHREWSBURY, MA 01545                       
Open Sun–Thu 7am to 7pm                 
Fri-Sat    7am to 9pm                         
(Located on Route 9 East, across from
    Chili’s restaurant.)
WORCESTER, MA  01609     
Open Mon–Thu 6:30am to 10pm
Fri           6:30am to 11pm
Sat          7am to 11pm
Sun         7am to 10pm


Cafe Noir (Formerly Black Diamond Coffee.  Owned and Operated by Bean Counter Coffee Bar & Bakery since 2008)

307 Grafton Street (Route 140)
Shrewsbury, MA  01545              
Open Mon  6am to 6pm          
Tue-Fri  6am to 7pm          
Sat-Sun 7am to 5pm
From Worcester, follow 9 East and take
1st right after Home Depot to Grafton
St.  Take 1st left , 2nd left, and 3rd left into
Colonial-style complex, next to
Salon Sogno.


At the Bean Counter, all of our coffee and espresso beans are micro-roasted, to our specifications, in small batches and shipped to us several times a week.  We only select premium quality roasted beans and carefully brew every cup in order to meet and exceed our customers’ continued high expectations.  We buy Direct-Trade single origin beans.

At our Highland Street, Worcester location, our brand new state-of-the art espresso machine is a Mirage, praised in the coffee industry as the "Ferrari" of espresso machines!  We specialize in crafting espresso shots full of robust flavor without the burnt bitterness.  In Worcester, we also produce our own chocolate sauce, using a premium Swiss artisan bittersweet chocolate, for all of our mocha lattes.  Also in Worcester, we offer Pour-Over brew-to-order coffee of your selection.

Our coffee has continuously been voted “Best Coffee” by Worcester Magazine and Worcester Telegram & Gazette readers’ poll and “Best Coffee House” by Worcester Living magazine.


At the Bean Counter, all of our fine cakes, desserts, pastries and baked goods are hand made from scratch.  We use only premium quality fresh all natural ingredients and no preservatives or artificial flavors.  Every order is made fresh to order.  Our team of professional pastry chefs, bakers, cake decorators, and assistants is committed to creating all occasion cakes, cupcakes, pastries, cookies, tarts, mini pastries pies and desserts beautifully, tastefully and perfectly fresh each and every time!  In fact, we provide exclusive desserts for several high-end restaurants in the local area, including Worcester, Marlborough, Sturbridge, Holden, and Shrewsbury. 


We specialize in creating custom-designed and award winning wedding cakes.  Most recently, we received the prestigious Best of The Knot Hall of Fame award!  Bean Counter Bakery is only one of the less than 2% of wedding professionals across the nation recognized for this honor--for winners with four or more Best of Wedding awards.  We won for Best of The Knot 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.  In addition, we also received Wedding Wire Bride's Choice Awards for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Your wedding cake will be custom designed for you with the utmost attention to detail, flavor and service.  Our professional team of culinary-schooled and trained pastry chefs, cake artists, and bakers work to create edible works of art and perfection, designed to exceed your expectation.  Only the finest and freshest premium quality, all natural ingredients are used to create the best combination of taste and flavor.   Your cake will be created and ready “just-in-time” to be part of your celebration:  Fresh, Exquisite, Elegant, Flavorful, and Perfect!!

Please use our Contact Page to request our Wedding Cake Menu which includes size, flavor and pricing.  If you would like to schedule an appointment for a complimentary tasting and consultation, please use our Contact Page or email directly to beancounterbakery@verizon.net.  Please include information regarding your wedding date and venue.  We look forward to creating your beautiful and decadent wedding cake! Our desserts have also been voted “Best Dessert” by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette readers’ poll and praised by Boston Globe as “heavenly, decadent, and flawless.”  Recently, we have been voted #1 Choice Bakery by readers of the Community Newspapers.


We offer a large variety and size of gluten free cakes, cupcakes, cookies, dessert and pastries.  Gluten-free baked goods are available daily at all three locations, including cupcakes, raspberry linzer sandwich cookie, raspberry or apricot hamantaschen, almond or chocolate biscotti, coconut macaroon, honey pecan bar, chocolate chunk cookies, peanut butter chocolate chunk cookies, etc.  At our Shrewsbury bakery on Rt. 9, we offer gluten-free decadent desserts such as Kahlua Bomb, Peanut Butter Pyramid, etc.  Please feel free to call our locations for inquiries.  Our Gluten-Free menu is 3 pages!  Please see below on how to request a menu.

Vegan cupcakes and cookies are available daily at our Bean Counter Coffee Bar & Bakery locations.  Gluten-Free and Vegan cakes are available to order; please request a menu. 


We make cakes, cupcakes, tarts, pastries (including mini pastries), cookies, desserts, pies and more for all occasions including Birthday, Shower, Anniversary, Baptism/Communion/Confirmation, Bar and Bat Mitzvah, Graduation, Vow Renewal, Wedding or Treat-Yourself-Day!  Special Requests are our Specialty!  If you would like for us to design and or provide pricing for a custom theme cake, please email us using our Contact Page or directly (including images) to beancounterbakery@verizon.net.
Please also contact us using the Contact Page on this website to request any or all of our product lists:  Cakes for Any Occasion (2pages);  Wedding Cakes (same menu for Multi-Tier Stacked Cakes);  Gluten-Free All Occasion Cakes, Cupcakes & Tarts (2 menus consisting 3 pages total);  Dessert Cupcakes, Elegant Tarts and Mini Desserts & Pastries (2 pages);  Vegan; Vegan/Gluten Free; and Pies. 

Please note that the prices on our cake menu include basic decorations which are hand piped buttercream roses and inscription or buttercream balloons, confetti and inscription.  If you would like to customize your cake, please contact us using the Contact Page on this website or email any images to us at beancounterbakery@verizon.net. 


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