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1114 west belmont avenue, chicago, illinois 60657

773 929 1100


Tuesday - Friday 7am – 7pm

Saturday 8am – 7pm 

Sunday 8am – 6pm

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.


Spring Celebrations!

Celebrate the important milestones of spring with a cake from Bittersweet! Choose from our collection cakes or create your own custom design. 

Cubs Season

It's Cubs Season! Pre-order your favorite treats and desserts to celebrate your favorite team. 

Recent Creations

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