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Download a printable October Calendar Eli’s Cheesecake2019 for our Chicago Bakery Café!
Halloween Cake Decorating Class @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

FrankensteinCakeJust in time for Halloween… create your own Frankenstein cake!

Your young baker will learn how to decorate one (1) 6″ pre-baked 2 layer chocolate cake.
$15 per person, pre-payment required.

All materials and ingredients will be supplied. Space is limited.

Deadline for registration and pre-payment is October 23 at 4pm.
Click HERE to register & pre-pay.

Annual Dock Sale
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Huge savings just in time for the Holiday Season!

Save up to 40% – it’s the biggest sale of the year! Bring a non-perishable food donation for the Greater Chicago Food Depository and get $1 off your purchase! (one discount per person, per order).

All sales & items while supplies last. This location only.

Shop our Cafe for the same prices, open until 5pm!

Headed downtown? Be sure to visit Eli’s at the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, 11am-4pm, for FREE Cheesecake slice decorating & more. Bring a non-perishable food donation for the Greater Chicago Food Depository and get an additional free slice (or donate $10 or more and get a free whole cheesecake).

Please note that this will be the only Dock Sale at Eli’s for 2018.
There will not be a Dock Sale in December 2018.

Can’t make it to the dock sale? Shop our Virtual Dock Sale online, Saturday only, at

Pumpkin Extravaganza @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Nov 18 all-day

November18It’s a Pumpkin Extravaganza!

Enjoy free samples, great savings, and DIY decorating Demos by Eli’s Pastry Chefs.

One day only in-store at Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café.

Thanksgiving @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Nov 22 all-day

Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Cafe is closed today.

Happy Thanksgiving from all your friends at Eli’s Cheesecake!

All About Strawberries Class @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
All-About-Strawberries-Class-2019Cheesecake 101 Class

All About Strawberries

• Learn how Eli’s Pastry Chefs make our strawberry topping & use it to create your own strawberry buttercream frosting

(Each participant will receive a jar of strawberry topping to take home)

• Learn how to pipe buttercream frosting like a pro
• Dip & decorate your own chocolate-covered strawberries
• Decorate your own 7” Cheesecake

$34.95 per person

Registration and pre-payment required by January 16th
Register & Pre-Pay online at