Where to get some tasty pumpkin treats on National Pumpkin Day

The leaves are falling and National Pumpkin Day is upon us! We’re ready for some fall flavors, some indulgent pumpkin sweets, warm pumpkin spice lattes, and savory pumpkin dishes. Our local businesses are serving up some of the best fall flavors in the city. Check out our recommendations to celebrate national pumpkin day all week long.

Pumpkin Spice Lattes We Love A Latte!

What would a national pumpkin day be without starting your morning with a pumpkin coffee? Elevate Coffee on Halsted has plenty of pumpkin spice coffees and other festive fall drinks such as their salted caramel chai and even a unique Falernum Latte with orange bitters and fall spices. Stan’s Donuts has got your perfect fall pairing of pumpkin spice hot coffee and cold brew that goes perfect with their seasonal donut flavors. Bae Coffee roasts their own beans and has fantastic fall flavors. If you’re not into coffee, Bae Coffee also has seasonal tea concoctions like their Seance Tea Latte with lapsang souchong tea that sure to warm you up on a chilly fall day! The Coffee and Tea Exchange on Broadway invites you to grab a fun fall latte & even to make your own at home with their annual fall sale! Whether you let them brew you a cup of festive goodness or grab a bag of Pumpkin Coffee Beans to go, you can never go wrong at this neighborhood institution. Pedestrian Coffee on Belmont is the perfect if you’re out and about and need that pumpkin pick me up after work or school, as they’re located right next to the Belmont Red Line Station. Pedestrian’s Pumpkin Patch Latte has real pumpkin puree, spiced with Saigon cinnamon, nutmeg & cloves and is sweetened with brown sugar which perfectly combines all our favorite fall flavors.

Spice Up Your Life With Some Pumpkin!

Never tried a pumpkin ravioli? Now is your chance. Uncommon Ground has a seasonal pumpkin ravioli that has roasted shallot-sage butter, toasted hazelnuts, blue cheese that will get you in a festive mood. Pair it with their mutti’s kolsch that will leave you wanting more. Dimo’s Pizza on Clark has their one and only vegan salsa negra pizza that is topped with smashed pumpkin on a vegan mozzarella base that is infinite tastiness. Pancake Cafe on Broadway is the perfect breakfast spot that has delicious pumpkin pancakes, topped with cinnamon sugar and whipped cream that leave your mouthwatering. Dryhop has a trick or treat beer flight of 6 beers that is perfect to get you in the fall festive mood. The pumpkin ale paired with Hopjes Holland Coffee candy is a must try! Replay bar has many festive flavors for you to try on national pumpkin day like the pumpkinti. If your not feeling a cocktail they have a pumpkin ale that is the perfect beer to warm you up on a chilly fall day.

A little something sweet & savory!

Chicago Diner – Chocolate pumpkin cheesecake and pumpkin pie shake.

Jeni’s Ice Cream – Pumpkin cake roll that is made with spiced sweet cream cheese and cake.

Stella’s – Pumpkin Spice Cake!

Bittersweet Pastry – Pumpkin & Pecan Pie

Wilde – Pumpkin Pie

Chicago Sugar Daddy – Pumpkin Cupcakes and Pumpkin Bread (with chocolate chips!)

Jennivee’s Bakery – Pumpkin Cup Cakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Do-Rite Donuts – Pumpkin Donuts

Klein’s Bakery – Custom Pumpkin Pie

Drew’s – Pumpkin Pie with Fresh Whipped Cream

Kilwin’s – Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream