Wonderful pastries, donuts and coffee. They have wonderful croissant sandwiches for those of us on the go.
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I found this bakery by chance since I got lost coming off from cta Davis station to return to my hotel. I love their sticky bun, and apfelstruedel. I also a triple layer chocolate bar with coffee. Not sure the name is, however, it was...More
Bennison's is an Evanston institution. Located a few blocks from downtown and the train, they deliver the goods. When you walk in you will be overwhelmed by the smell of butter!! The cakes, donuts and specialty baked goods are all amazing.
I grew up in Evanston and it was a pleasure to stroll back into Bennison's. This bakery has the best cookies on Earth. I haven't tried everything in the cases, but can vouch for 2 things for sure and these alone are worth the visit....More
My only complaint is that they don't have gluten free bread. My family loves their assorted variety of baked goods. The muffins are wonderful, as are the cookies and the spinach/feta cheese croissants. My son in law from Omaha tells everyone who visits Evanston about...More
I haven't sampled nearly as many of their goods as I'd like, but I can absolutely recommend their chocolate and almond croissants - flavorful and fresh, and no skimping on the filling! At Christmastime, their Petits Fours are so beautifully decorated and delicious... It's my...More
I found out I could get a king cake in Chicagoland and was led to this bakery. When I go to a bakery, I generally get a couple donuts to see the quality of the place. The donuts I had were perfect and I even...More
We came here for pretzels, only to find out they don't have them. However, we found some nice coffee cake and croissant sandwhiches that were yum. The service was very slow - especially the time it took to get coffee!