Bittersweet Pastry Shop - Classic desserts & custom cakes
Add happiness to each day with fine pastry, custom cakes and comforting, savory fare. Made by hand, from scratch, with love.
Bittersweet’s Signature Cakes feature our chef-created combinations of cake, filling and finish for the perfect flavor and texture. Signature cakes include a personalized inscription and one of our best-loved decorations for a cake that looks as wonderful as it tastes.
For a dinner party or to celebrate every day, choose from our selection of classic desserts created by award-winning pastry chef Judy Contino and chef Mindy Gohr.
Your celebration deserves a spectacular cake that tastes just as wonderful as it looks.
Events & Features
June Cake of the Month
Triple Berry White Chocolate - Almond butter cake layered with white chocolate mousse and triple berry jam, finished with white chocolate buttercream.
Cubs Baseball Cookies
It's Cubs season! Stop by on your way to Wrigley for our signature Cubs Baseball cookie!
Zucchini & Bacon or Corn & Roasted Red Pepper
Soup of the Day
Tuesday: Potato Spinach
Wednesday: Mushroom Thyme
Thursday: Broccoli Basil
Friday: Potato Artichoke
Saturday: Tomato Herb
Sunday: Carrot Coriander
Fresh Mozzarella Panini Balsamic roasted plum tomatoes and walnut basil pesto on housemade rosemary focaccia
Smoked Ham and Salami Provolone, giardiniera, tomatoes, tapenade, shredded romaine and basil in red wine vinagrette on our housemade focaccia roll