Portillo's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

1. Portillo's

9.3
100 W Ontario St (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
Hot Dog Joint · River North · 601 tips and reviews

ManbqueManbque: Great burger, better fries, and outstanding chocolate cake. Trust me on the cake.

Stacy M.Stacy Masterson: Chocolate cake shake is freaking amazing, you will not want to share this. Chili dogs are perfect

Lauren M.Lauren Meek: Amazing burgers, hot dogs, chocolate cake shake. You pretty much can't go wrong. It is always crowded, but the lines move quickly. You can call ahead with your order

The Cheesecake Factory is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

2. The Cheesecake Factory

8.7
875 N Michigan Ave (John Hancock Center), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Streeterville · 186 tips and reviews

JoelJoel: The lunch salads are very good and very big of course try the yummy cheesecakes!

Stefannie B.Stefannie Bell: banana cheesecake is to die for!

Daniele E.Daniele Esteves: Wonderful cheesecake: white chocolate rapsberry truffle, perfect...Tacky place decoration, crowded....

Magnolia Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

3. Magnolia Bakery

8.9
108 N State St (btwn W Randolph St & W Washington St), Chicago, IL
Bakery · The Loop · 139 tips and reviews

Jamie O.Jamie Olds: Banana pudding, red velvet cake, and the cheesecakes are my favorite

Vitalina S.Vitalina S.: This place is da bomb!! Honestly , their iced caramel coffee, cheesecake and Chicago cupcake it amazing!! A bit too sweet for me, but anyways one of fav places! Service is nice. Vibe adorable 💓

Peyton K.Peyton Keller: The chocolate cheesecake is amazing!!! 🍫🎂🍰🧀

Brown Sugar Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

4. Brown Sugar Bakery

8.7
324 E 75th St, Chicago, IL
Bakery · Chatham · 33 tips and reviews

Viveca N.Viveca Natalia: TRY THE FABULOUS CARMEL CAKE!

Shan F.Shan Fox™ 🎩🎷: Love that caramel cake. Yummy!

Nicole W.Nicole Williams: Carmel cupcake & Pound cake Omg!! I'll be back

HUB 51 is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

5. HUB 51

8.8
51 W Hubbard St (at Dearborn St), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Near North Side · 247 tips and reviews

JanJan: Don't miss the guacamole - unbelievably good! Carrot cake is also great.

Lavinia N.Lavinia Nicula: the best carrot cake in the world!!!

Danielle N.Danielle Nash: I'll go back again and again for the amazing food and great service. Oh, and the carrot cake is to die for.

Sweet Mandy B's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

6. Sweet Mandy B's

9.4
1208 W Webster Ave (at N Racine Ave), Chicago, IL
Bakery · North Side · 99 tips and reviews

Liz H.Liz Homsy: Amazing cakes! Just make sure to get there early or order ahead on the weekends...they get crowded...

Yinka A.Yinka Adebayo: The cupcakes were really good, the client was happy with service.. Can't wait to see wedding cake in Aug. Great customer service!👍👍

Brad S.Brad Saxon: Best cupcakes in town. Also my friends got their wedding cake from here and it was fantastic!

Weber's Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

7. Weber's Bakery

9.6
7055 W Archer Ave (at Nottingham Ave), Chicago, IL
Bakery · Garfield Ridge · 42 tips and reviews

Cindy S.Cindy S: Banana split cake is my absolute favorite. Always stop at Webers!

ChicagoistChicagoist: Try the sauerkraut rye bread, their chocolate cake doughnuts, buttermilk poundcake and "grandpa rye" bread, a three-pound loaf swimming in caraway and perfectly suited for Dagwood sandwiches. Read more.

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune: Banana split torte: A bottom layer of banana cake supports a layer of sliced bananas in vanilla custard followed by a middle layer of chocolate cake and fresh strawberries. Read more.

Kristoffer's Café & Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

8. Kristoffer's Café & Bakery

8.4
1733 S Halsted St (at 18th St.), Chicago, IL
Bakery · Pilsen · 28 tips and reviews

Lisa G.Lisa Ghisolf: Delicious food, and don't ever miss the Choco flan or tres leches cake! Relaxed, incredibly friendly owners, hidden gem.

Elvy J.Elvy J: Best tres leches in Chicago!

Kevin B.Kevin Barnes: Great place for a delicious, inexpensive lunch or coffee break. Their tres leches are amazing - love the caramel!

Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

9. Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe

8.6
6701 W Forest Preserve Ave (At N Normandy Ave), Chicago, IL
Bakery · Dunning · 30 tips and reviews

Todor K.Todor Krecu: Lots of free samples to try like Dark Chocolate Banana Cheesecake and Wildflower Honey Cheesecake.

Juan C.Juan CONEJO: Best cheesecake in the world. They have second quality cheesecakes for half the cost of a first quality. It doesn't matter it's still good

Garland A.Garland Armstrong: I love cheesecake with cherries on it

Mastro's Steakhouse is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

10. Mastro's Steakhouse

9.1
520 N Dearborn St (at Grand Ave), Chicago, IL
Steakhouse · Near North Side · 122 tips and reviews

Matthew S.Matthew Stern: Best of the best in Chicago. Pomeg martini, crab, bone in filet, butter cake! I've done all the work for you!

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: Try the chef’s cut New York strip from our 100 Best list: The high-end chain had us woozy with its dry-ice martinis, warm butter cake, and expertly cooked and seasoned cuts of beef.

Shannon G.Shannon Gray: Great drinks, great service, even better butter cake!

Lickity Split is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

11. Lickity Split

9.5
6056 N Broadway St (at W Glenlake Ave), Chicago, IL
Ice Cream Shop · Edgewater · 65 tips and reviews

Jessica R.Jessica Reynolds: Try the Crazy Cake with chocolate custard and a Red Velvet cupcake... or any other of the dozens of combinations. Make sure they add the sprinkles!

Liz J.Liz Jones: Try a Crazy Cake concrete -- a whole cupcake blended with frozen custard; Scarlett's Last Fall is also amazing - red velvet cupcake, custard, raspberries and marshmallow, w/ whipped cream and a cherry

Anthony C.Anthony Castro: Get their Crazy Cake Concrete made with vanilla custard and a red velvet cupcake!! Best treat in the house!!

Dinkel's Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

12. Dinkel's Bakery

8.9
3329 N Lincoln Ave (btwn W School St & W Roscoe St), Chicago, IL
Bakery · Lakeview · 55 tips and reviews

Jeff C.Jeff Canzona: Don't miss the homestyle cakes in the fridge: simple yellow cake, chocolate, and red velvet. Buttercreamy!

Time Out Chicago KidsTime Out Chicago Kids: Baking in Lakeview since 1922, this popular German bakery turns out sour-cream doughnuts, German chocolate cookies and its signature “sip’n whisky cake,” a Bundt cake made with sour mash whiskey. Read more.

Mitch and Chad A.Mitch and Chad A: First timer-donuts, rye bread and rustic dinner rolls, all delicious. Lots of pastries, donuts, breads, cookies, decoratived cakes, German specialties, along with sandwiches, salads, coffee and more.

Molly's Cupcakes is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

13. Molly's Cupcakes

9.2
2536 N Clark St (btwn Wrightwood & Deming), Chicago, IL
Cupcake Shop · Park West · 210 tips and reviews

Elyse H.Elyse Hudson: So much better than Magnolia! The carrot cake with cream cheese frosting is mighty delicious!

MaggieMaggie: A great no-icing option is blueberry cheesecake :)

Jade P.Jade Precious: Blueberry cheesecake and chocolate decadence were delicious! Not very sweet just right!

The Bristol is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

14. The Bristol

8.7
2152 N Damen Ave (at Webster Ave.), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Bucktown · 100 tips and reviews

Chicago Realtor M.Chicago Realtor Mckinze Casey: The basque cake is quite possibly the best dessert I have ever had. evah, evah had

Clem S.Clem S: Basque cake is a must.

Bordeaux WinesBordeaux Wines: For all adventurous eaters, you cannot be mistaken at Bristol - the basque cake is to die for. All while drinking an inspiring glass of wine.

Alliance Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for a Cake in Chicago.

15. Alliance Bakery

8.7
1736 W Division St (at N Hermitage Ave), Chicago, IL
Bakery · Wicker Park · 65 tips and reviews

Roberto F.Roberto Flores: Amazing cake and friendly people

Jordi P.Jordi Parra: The best carrot cake cupcakes I've ever had. Also, the lounge next door is great for reading while having a coffee.

Leah N.Leah Nicole: They made our wedding cake and it was amazing! Best cake ever!!