Celebrate National Pie Day with a slice from these Chicago locations!
Tuesday, Jan. 23 is National Pie Day! Whether you like blueberry or apple, chocolate or banana cream, celebrate by grabbing a slice from these Chicago bakeries and restaurants.
Want pies like mama used to make? Stop by Chicago favorite Hoosier Mama Pie Company for fresh pies made daily! Their flavors change daily based on that day’s fresh ingredient, but favorites include apple cherry with oatmeal crumble, Hoosier sugar cream and fat Elvis. Try their January pie flavor, Mexican hot chocolate pie! Only an 8 minute drive from Catalyst.
Move from at-home to high-rise with delectable dessert pies from Bavette’s Bar & Boeuf. The bar and bistro features a rich chocolate cream pie and a tart lemon meringue pie to pair with after dinner coffee or cocktails. Their chocolate cream was labeled one of the Top 20 Best Pies in Chicago by Chicago Eater, and Bavette is located across Wells Street from EnV Chicago!
If you’re looking for homely comfort food, Bang Bang Pie has you covered! The bakery specializes in not only sweet pies, but savory foods like buttery biscuits, pot pies and grits. If you came for your just desserts, though, try their lemon pistachio or their twist on the classic apple pie, mixed with tart cherries. Only a 12 minute drive from Catalyst or a 14 minute drive from Arkadia!
For a kitschy, late-night pie experience stop by Pick Me Up Cafe! The late-night dive has a menu ranging from pie cases to tofu wraps. Pick Me Up also serves vegan and vegetarian options. Sit with a slice of blueberry pie and a hot cup of coffee, only a 7 minute ride on the 22 bus from Kent!