Quality goods and a long time institution in downtown Downers Grove! Fresh baked goods at a reasonable price.
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Busy Bee's maple cinnamon donut is one of the best things I've ever eaten. It's an airy yeast donut topped with a thin layer of caramel frosting and dusted with cinnamon powdered sugar. Everything else I've tried is very good, but these are amazing. Sometimes...More
Do not pass go, just head right to this Downers institution! The best butter cookies ever, an amazing array of cookies, cakes and pastries-always tasty, just go. Too many delectable choices, so go back again. I may try to have some shipped!
The cakes, breads and pastries here are all delicious, but my favorite treat is the Italian butter cookies. I've been shopping at Busy Bee my whole life and those cookies are my must-have when back in DG. The cookies with chocolate frosting filling are the...More
This is the greatest small bakery in the western suburbs of Chicago. They have a huge selection of fresh baked cookies, pastries, and cakes all the time. The greatest is their doughnut holes. They are large enough to be other stores regular doughnuts. I usually...More
Old fashioned bakery like you used to find all over Chicago. The flavor and quality are terrific. Remember the streusel coffee cake that was split and filled with buttercream? They have that, and you can buy it by the slice. Fresh pastries, sweet rolls, kolaches,...More
Yeah, it was my job to take the dough from here and pilot over there, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, spread out! The coffe cakes and sweet rolls in this place are really good, just like the old days. The donuts and kolackys leave a little to...More