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  • Alliance Bakery
    Alliance Bakery: A funky cafe and espresso bar in Wicker Park
    A chance encounter with Alliance Bakery proved worthwhile as the café and bakery had a delectable assortment of goodies to choose from and feel guilty about consuming. The display case was filled with beautifully decorated cakes, colorful macarons...
  • Yum Yum Tiramisu
    Oh my! Yum yum cakes and pastries
    Have you ever had a day where nothing will make you feel better than a slice of cake and a warm cup of coffee? If you have, then a trip to Yum Yum Cake House is the perfect solution to making your day better. This newly opend local bakery the new...
  • Flowers Discount Bakery Store
    Flowers Discount Bakery Store
    Flowers Discount Bakery Store has been around for a few months but is still fairly new. They have great deals on bread and other packaged bakery items. Name brand loaves that are also 100% wheat are only $0.99! These usually cost over $3 in...
  • A classic cake that never gets old
    West Town Bakery: A tasty variety of breakfast & baked goodies
    A scent of sugar lies in the air upon entering West Town Bakery, a local confectionery found in Ukrainian Village. With a wide selection of treats to offer from traditional favorites like the chocolate frosted doughnut to more quirky selections...
  • Wan Shi Da Bakery
    Wan Shi Da Bakery: Chicago's humble shop for Asian-style treats
    A chance encounter upon a humble Chinatown bakery proved a diverse, new and interesting experience. Experienced in European-inspired desserts and being a first-timer in the realm of Asian treats and desserts, the Wan Shi Da Bakery seemingly...
  • Bonjour Bakery
    Where to go on Bastille Day
    If you are anywhere near a La Madeleine Country French Café just say “Happy Bastille Day” at the register and receive your free mini liberty tart.Let’s kick off Bastille Day at Bonjour Bakery & Café with Chef Gerard and his...
  • 'Doughscuit' satisfies Chicago's doughnut craving
    'Doughscuit' satisfies Chicago's doughnut craving
    There is certainly no shortage of places to grab a doughnut in Chicago, but you don’t have to settle for just any fried dough and frosting. A new Roscoe Village restaurant is frying up something unique that will surely make you forget all...
  • Decadent Cupcakes
    Fresh, moist and homemade: Sugar Ray's Bake Shop
    Rachel, known among to others as “Ray” or “Sugar Ray”, is the proud owner of Sugar Ray’s Bake Shop, located off of Spring Creek and Preston. She is 25 years young and started baking seriously when she was only 22,...
  • Sweet Cakes Bakery
    Freebies and cheapies at Sweet Cakes Bakery in Wicker Park
    As if you need another reason to visit, hang out or live in Wicker Park.Sweet Cakes Bakery is giving away some of its most popular items in celebration of its 7th anniversary. Stop by the week of June 16th for sweets and treats: Monday: Free...
  • Gingersnap Cookie
    Short and sweet the best gingersnap cookie and the winner is....
    American Valley Baking in Quincy California hands down!Three different kinds of ginger are the secret according to the baker, Dale, who grew-up in the family business. The spiciness of cinnamon, cloves, and molasses shine through in this divine...
  • Sugar Fixe
    Chicago renowned bakery delivers on macaron reputation
    Hailing what many locals say as the ‘best macarons’ in Chicago, Sugar Fixe held up to their reputation. Tucked away from the Chicago crowds in quaint Oak Park, this charming bakery brings sweet and salty flavors to the classic French...
  • Cupcake ATM Comes to NY
    Cupcake ATM Comes to New York
    Wish you could stroll up to the ATM and get a sprinkled, sugary baked-good? For fast-paced, food loving New Yorkers, these dreams have become a reality. Next week, the Upper East Side will be home to a cupcake ATM, courtesy of the L.A.-based...
  • Cunningham's Cafe and Bakery
    Cunningham’s Café & Bakery grand opening March 26th
    It was back in November when Cunningham’s – A Seasonal American Grill opened to great acclaim for its cuisine, design and soon became the shining culinary star for the Towson area. We were informed at that time come the spring they...
  • Paczki Day at Delightful Pastries
    Celebrate Paczki Day with treats from Delightful Pastries
    Paczkis are a delicious treat that appear in pastry cases all around Chicago right before Lent. The Polish tradition started from the need for people to use up all the lard, sugar, eggs and fruit before the Lenten season begins. A traditional...
  • Brunch at Delightful Pastries
    Scrumptious and delicious, brunch at Delightful Pastries
    Indulging on a leisurely brunch is a delightful way to enjoy a weekend morning. From the first pour of coffee to the final bite of bacon, the brunch should awaken you palate and leave you satisfied for the day. Delightful Pastries brunch is the...