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Welcome


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Welcome


location

1114 west belmont avenue, chicago, illinois 60657

773 929 1100

hours

Tuesday - Friday 7am – 7pm

Saturday 8am – 7pm 

Sunday 8am – 6 pm

Monday closed

Bittersweet is Chicago's premier European-style pastry shop and café, serving extraordinary confections and custom cakes for every occasion.

Founded in 1992 by award-winning pastry chef Judy Contino, Bittersweet offers fine pastry, lunch and desserts in a beautiful, welcoming café.



Happy Easter!

Bring home something wonderful for your holiday brunch or dinner!

Choose from our irresistible signature desserts, brunch favorites, fresh-baked breads, and extra-special Easter basket treats.

Order by Thursday, April 13 for pickup Saturday, April 15. We will be closed Easter Sunday. 


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Celebrate Passover

Have a joyous festival with a selection of Bittersweet’s signature desserts! While these items are not kosher, they are flourless or made with matzo flour and considered suitable for passover. 

We will be open special hours on Monday, April 10 for holiday order pickup. 


Recent Creations

A glimpse of our unique and delicous treats. See more on our Instagram