Top 10 Favorite Dessert Places in Chicago – 312bites


An Italian restaurant in the West Loop serving more than just fantastic pasta. Their chocolate cake is some of the best in the city layered with mousse and a delicious hazelnut praline base.

925 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607


Firecakes Donuts

One of the best spots for donuts in the city. They have an interesting assortment of flavors ranging from Tahitian Vanilla Iced to Pistachio Old Fashioned. If a lonely donut doesn’t cure your craving, then upgrade to their ice cream sandwich!

2453 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657


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Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits

Tucked away in Logan Square, Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits is a rustic cafe serving great pie and biscuits. They have an adorable patio to sit outside and enjoy a sweet slice – can’t go wrong with Key Lime.

2051 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60647




Stop by this West Loop dessert window for a delectable bombolini. This hole-less donut is accompanied by your choice of a flavored filled squeeze bottle. A fun a tasty DIY donut experience!

832 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607


Sweet Mandy B’s

This neighborhood bakery is a favorite for Lakeview residents. Their homey shop is a great place to enjoy old-fashioned desserts – the iced sugar cookie is simply delicious!

1208 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614


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A great cafe to stop in for pastries and sweets. They have plenty of options such as cookies and brownies, but their iconic rainbow cake is the showstopper.

Legacy Tower, S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60603


Vanille Patisserie

Home of the Stud Muffin – This cupcake lives up to its name sporting a decedent macaron on the muffin top. A great two for one dessert deal!

2108 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614


Public House

A fun River North sports bar serving up an extra fun dessert. Their over the top cake shakes are composed of a milkshake served in an iced glass and finished with a slice of cake on top! Great for kids, but these can be upgraded to a boozy beverage for the adult dessert lover!

400 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654


dessert places in Chicago Jeni'sJeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

An artisan ice cream shop that has taken Chicago by storm. Their menu is full of innovative flavors crafted with direct and fair-trade ingredients. Stop in for a generous double scoop served in a waffle cone!

1419 Wells St N, Chicago, IL 60610




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About the Author:

We’re Rachel Nash and Matt Snyder, the food fanatics behind 312bites. We moved to Chicago about 2 years ago, and fell in love with the city’s food scene right away. After countless restaurant visits, we decided the next step was to begin documenting our favorites on Instagram. Thus 312bites was born. We love trying new places, and can never pass on a good dessert. Follow us at

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