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Sprinkles Cupcakes

#110 of 8,071 Places to Eat in Chicago
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Neighborhood:
Gold Coast
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50 East Walton Street, Chicago, IL 60611
312 573 1600
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Auburn, Indiana
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the place to get your cupcakes when visiting Chicago! Such friendly and helpful staff and a great selection of cupcakes! Also, if you do not want to go inside, there is a Cupcake ATM where you order your cupcake outside and it comes through... So cool!

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Thank Brittany P
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was probably my highlight of my day and even my summer, this was the best Gluten Free alternative that I have ever had, it truly tasted like a delicious red velvet cupcake. We took the cupcakes to go and enjoyed them at home and you can even get one at all hours using the cupcake ATM. Only downside is... More 

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Thank Katet23101
McKinney, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the cupcakes at Sprinkles are amazing, there is a flavor for every taste bud. They even have a cupcake ATM, what an ingenious idea. My favorite flavors are carrot, lemon and red velvet.

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1 Thank Tenishea T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the ATM for cupcakes and they are so delicious been there with friends and also on a sweet food tour and both times cupcakes were great!

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Thank Nichole H
Port Orange, Florida
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The desserts at Sprinkles are truly wonderful. The Cupcake ATM was the reason why we visited this bakery. My girls loved the ATM and the cupcakes (red velvet) we as good as advertised. Neat and favorable spot to visit while in Chicago.

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Thank David C
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a delicious cupcake, go to Sprinkles. Their cupcakes are delicious. We tried the black and white and the dark chocolate banana. Both were incredible. Usually the frosting is the main event on a cupcake and Sprinkles's frosting is delicious: flavorful and rich without being sickeningly sweet. However, the cake is excellent too. It's rich and fudgey... More 

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1 Thank Kate P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a cute place to stop and get a wonderfully expensive cupcake. Fun flavors and the best is the outdoor ATM machine for a cup cake. So fun and cute.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I are big fans of Cupcake Wars, which means we've heard about Sprinkles Cupcakes for a long time. So, when we passed it while walking around Chicago, we had to stop in. The line was consistent, but the ladies working did a great job taking care of everyone. We tried the Strawberry and Lemon Blueberry--wonderful!

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Thank Amber N
ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a huge cupcake fan but theirs were incredible. They were moist and very flavorful! We ordered cupcakes inside the store and went back and used the ATM to take home to a friend.

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Thank sunstormtravel
Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I had never been and thought a cupcake is a cupcake is a cupcake right? I'm from St. Louis and Jilly's cupcakes are pretty top notch, but this cupcake was the bomb! I broke the bottom off and put it on top so I had the cupcake sandwich hack and I really want another one....right now.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 East Walton Street, Chicago, IL 60611
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighborhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: 312 573 1600

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

Staying in Gold Coast

Neighborhood Profile
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.