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2453 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2793
+1 773-666-5277
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“doughnuts” (6 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
“donut shop” (4 reviews)
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2453 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2793
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the regular donut with chocolate ice cream and sprinkles. OH. MY. GOODNESS. WOW!! This was such a treat! I will have dreams about this dessert!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank wyliemase
Reviewed July 24, 2018

When last visited Firecakes Donuts was nothing but a fledgling shop on West Hubbard but flashing forward almost exactly five years to the day much has changed, the company now spread across five storefronts in The Windy City and their unique collection of fried Pastries...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank endoedibles
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Having caught on to Donuts Is A Thing in Chicago, I googled for best places to go and this came up. We bought 6 different donuts, and every single one was just blah. We honestly each took a bite and then threw the rest of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rooindie
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Perhaps because I hadn't eaten gluten for two years, these doughnuts were amazing. But after sampling some other city doughnut offerings, namely Doughnut Vault, I found both the dough and glaze at Firecakes to be much better. I also liked that the doughnuts were on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank worldtraveler_1037
Reviewed June 11, 2018

If you have not tried this place your missing a real treat, Donuts are ALWAYS fresh and delightful, and they even make Donut Sandwiches! Yes they Do!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank alexcI8573OW
Reviewed June 1, 2018

I'd been drooling over the doughnuts they sell via Intsagram. So when it finally came time i was literally so excited! They did not disappoint. The perfect doughnut!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank fran1dale
Reviewed March 27, 2018

I have been avoiding donuts for 25 years. I was curious and stepped in. They had my old favorite, apple fritters. They were old school fritters not formed but lumpin as they should be. I had to buy one. It was the best apple fritter...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank hippoguy
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We stopped by this off the beaten path donut shop. on the way to the 11 mile of the marathon. To find amazing donuts . They were huge ! Cake donuts and frosted donuts, gooey filled donuts of all kinds of creams to jams. A...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Robin N
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Firecakes donuts did not disappoint. This was our first time to go here. We got a variety and each one was delicious. My choice was the Seasonal Fritter which was peach! Yummy!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank debbiecC2135LH
Reviewed July 15, 2017

My friend and I stopped here for a quick doughnut before leaving town. I got the PB & J and the old fashioned orange poppyseed. Yowza! I kept saying, "Damn, this is good!" while eating the old fashioned. The orange flavor was light and not...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jessica N
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2453 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-2793
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-666-5277
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