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Sprinkles Cupcakes

#136 of 8,251 Places to Eat in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Gold Coast
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50 E Walton St, Chicago, IL 60611-1420
+1 312-573-1600
Today
09:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Cypress, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy to find. Limited late night selection, but it's cupcakes at midnight! Line moves only as fast as the people do (mostly tourist who don't have any ideas what the want or CC handy ;-) ). Great for the cupcake loving wife of mine.

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Thank vegasbaby143
Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pretty excited to try this place, especially because it was walking distance from our hotel we were staying at (The Westin Michigan Ave). Maybe after reading all of these reviews I was expecting a lot more, I don't know. The cupcakes were pretty good, but I would not go out of my way to get them again. I... More 

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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

They have a great cupcake ATM outside if the line it too long, either way the cupcakes are delicious and I definitely recommend going! All the cupcakes are equally delicious!

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Thank Melina G
Springfield, Illinois
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851 reviews
549 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Wow great cupcakes and a unique ATM to dispense cupcakes after hours, a winning combination! We like the red velvet!

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Thank Clevlander
Medina, Ohio
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great cupcakes, open late and they have a cupcake ATM, for when they are closed. Double chocolate and Salted caramel were both out of this world.

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Thank KathyBasehart
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Enjoyed sampling the cupcakes at Sprinkles. My favorite were the chocolate cake with vanilla butter cream icing! Great afternoon stop while shopping.

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Thank SomnusBob
Tel Aviv, Israel
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

First time here after reading reviews about this place and it was one minute walk from my hotel. The cupcakes were so delicious that words can't describe how tasty each one of them were. Not cheap (around 4$ each) but it's a must!. You only live once :)

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Thank oren3417
london
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Beautiful bakery serving beautiful cakes. Worth going if you don't mind queuing. Staff all very pleasant and wonderful chose. Average prices though weak pound making everything more expensive!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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157 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

These cupcakes are definitely good, wouldn't say to die for, but they are definitely smaller than they used to be and the quality is less consistent. They used to have a lot of icing on every single cupcake. Now some barely have a trace. If you want a better chance of getting a lot of icing, buy the cupcakes with... More 

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Nipigon, Ontario, Canada
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

You will find a wide variety of cupcakes in every flavour you can think of. They stay fresh for several day. Our granddaughter really enjoyed the mini cupcakes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 E Walton St, Chicago, IL 60611-1420
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-573-1600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The Newberry Library is also a great stop to check out noteworthy exhibits and rare book collections.
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