WELCOME to Bittersweet

Chicago's Premier Patisserie

Bittersweet is open for pickup, delivery and dine-in


September Cake of the Month: Tiramisu

The classic dessert reimagined.

Back to School

Browse our selection of cookies and treats to make back to school a little sweeter.

Order a cake

We reccomend placing your order at least a week in advance to guarantee availability.

Make your celebration extra special with a Bittersweet Signature Celebration Cakes in your choice of our favorite flavors.

Explore our range of captivating flavors or browse our stunningly-decorated Designer Cakes

Or create your own personalized flavor combination with our new Build Your Own Cake feature. Vegan & gluten-free options available.

Browse and order cakes


We have a lovely selection of breakfast pastries, desserts, cookies and treats that can be ordered online – some with as little as one day notice. 

Pastries can also be ordered same-day from BittersweetTakeaway.com

Browse and Order Pastries

Custom Cakes

For your most spectacular celebrations, our design team is ready to create a stunning, one-of-a-kind cake.

Custom cakes require at least 2 weeks notice, but please note we are booking up quickly. To check if your desired date is still availalbe, please please fill out our Custom Cake Request form.

Please Note: At this time we are unable to take custom cake orders in the shop or over the phone.

Request a custom cake


2021 is almost completely booked up for weddings but we do have a selection of beautiful petite wedding cakes that can be quickly and easily ordered online.

If you are interested in a custom wedding cake and would like to check if your desired wedding date is availalbe, please fill out our Wedding Cake Inquiry Form.

Please Note: Due to current conditions, we are unable to offer in-person constulations or tastings. 

Inquire about weddings

Location & Hours

1114 west belmont avenue

chicago, illinois 60657

773 929 1100

Wednesday - Sunday 8am – 2pm