Spring has sprung, and Passover and Easter are right around the corner! However you celebrate the season, Lakeview East businesses have everything you need, from a traditional Seder and flourless desserts to Easter baskets and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Support local this season and celebrate new life!



BITTERSWEET PASTRY SHOP – Complete Your Passover Feast with Bittersweet 

1114 W. Belmont Ave | (773) 929-1100

From Matzo Ball soup to pavlova, Bittersweet has your Passover needs covered. All desserts are flourless or made with matzo flour with Gluten and Dairy-Free items indicated on their website. Make sure to pre-order your sweets, soup, and full feasts for delivery or pickup Friday, March 26 – Saturday, April 3!










CHABAD OF LAKEVIEW – Glass Etching Women’s Night Out

615 W. Wellington Ave | (773) 495-7127

Join Chabad of Lakeview for a virtual ‘Glass Etching Women’s Night Out’ in honor of Passover. Design and etch wine glasses to grace your Seder table or just for fun! Pick up a kit with all craft supplies needed and enjoy a fun night without having to shop or prepare.
Tuesday, March 23 ~ 8:00 pm | Cost: $20 | Register here









THE BAGEL – Passover Seder

3107 N. Broadway | (773) 477-0300

Enjoy a traditional Seder from The Bagel! Menu includes:

Chopped Egg/Onion Salad or Chopped Liver
Famous Recipe Gefilte Fish with Beet Horseradish
Golden Chicken Broth with Matzoh Ball
Entrée of your choice: Oven-Roasted Brisket or Beef; au Jus Roasted Tender Spring Chicken; One-Half Fresh Broiled Wild Lake Superior Whitefish; Sweet & Sour Meatballs in Savory Sauce

Carrot-Sweet Potato and Prune Tzimmes
Green Beans & Onions Almondine
Oven-Baked Matzoh Dressing
Old-Fashioned Macaroon






ANN SATHER – Easter Dinner

909 W. Belmont | (773) 348-2378

A selection of traditional Easter dinners will join favorite brunch dishes on the menu at the 909 West Belmont location only, on Sunday, April 4 from 11 am–3 pm. All locations will be serving the regular menu from 7 am–3 pm. Easter Day specials include: Baked Ham, Fresh Grilled Salmon, Roasted Turkey and Dressing, Roasted Leg of Lamb, Beef Tenderloin, and Fresh Spinach Lasagna.

Dinner includes homemade vegetable soup, homemade breads (including Ann Sather’s legendary cinnamon rolls), sweet or mashed potatoes, fresh seasonal vegetables, and homemade pie. Call ahead to order your full Easter dinner, sides, handmade pies or cinnamon rolls. Pie orders must be placed by Friday, April 2 at 3 pm. Click here for details.


BITTERSWEET PASTRY SHOP – Easter Brunch and Treats 

1114 W. Belmont Ave | (773) 929-1100

What’s better than being able to relax and have an easy holiday with no cooking? Only the taste of Bittersweet’s brunch or one of their mouth-watering desserts. You can pre-order your favorites for delivery or pickup on Friday, April 2 or Saturday, April 3!










CHICAGOLAND COMMUNITY CHURCH – Easter Sunday Connection Worship Service

836 W. Aldine Ave | (773) 248-4243

Looking for a safe, socially-distanced Sunday Easter service? Join Chicagoland Community Church to connect on Easter Sunday, April 4th, at 11 am.

And, join them on Sundays at 10AM for the new message series with Pastor Jon.









CUDDLE BUNNY – Family Easter Crafting

2901 N. Clark | (773) 687-9253

Join Cuddle Bunny for a Covid-safe family Easter event on Saturday, April 3rd from 7-8:30pm!  There will be an assortment of kid-friendly crafts, a bonded pair of bunnies hopping about, and the Easter bunny passing out goodie-filled eggs!  Fun prizes will be awarded for the winner of B-U-N-G-O — like BINGO, only better. Minimum age to attend is 5. To reserve a table for your family (2 min/4 max), select “Make a Reservation”  from the homepage, then select “Special Experience” at the top of the page.  The Easter bunny will also be passing out treat-filled eggs to the kiddos during bunny interactions scheduled on Friday, 4/2 and on Easter Sunday, 4/4!







2958 N. Clark S | (773) 244-6431

Spring is in the air at Foursided! Whether it’s a new Easter basket for the kiddo or their Spring Mystery Box (pssst…make sure you get them before they’re gone!), Foursided is sure to have all your Easter and Spring needs.









FOURSIDED – Easter Egg Hunt

2958 N. Clark S | (773) 244-6431

Foursided is doing a last-minute Easter Egg Hunt the Lakeview East gift shops! This is the 3rd Easter Egg Hunt by Foursided, and we’re so excited it’s made a comeback for 2021!











HOTEL VERSEY – 25% Off Rooms

644 W. Diversey | (773) 525-7010

Visiting family this Easter? Hotel Versey is offering 25% off all room types now through the end of April to Celebrate Spring & Easter in Chicago!











KILWINS –  Your Easter Headquarters

3519 N. Clark St Suite C106-A | (773) 770-3455

Kilwins has everything you need to surprise and delight your little Easter Bunny seeker on Easter morning. Fill your basket with Chocolate Easter Eggs, hand-molded Easter Bunnies, and spare Bunny Ears and Bunny Tails, because that’s what they’ll eat first! Kilwins has everything you need for your Easter basket!





3700 N. Halsted | (773) 525-1111

Easter Brunch at Kit Kat with Madam X is sure to start your Sunday off right! From 11am-4pm, get a four-course prix fixe menu with bottomless mimosas, Bloody Marys, sangrias, Bellinis,  & pink champagne packages for just $49.95.












PIZZERIA FLORA –  Pictures with the Easter Bunny

3037 N. Clark St | (773) 687-9052

“Okay kids, say cheese!” Grab the camera, the kiddos, and your smile for pictures with a special Easter guest at one of Lakeview East’s newest restaurants, Pizzeria Flora, on April 3rd from 11:00-1:00 PM. No purchase necessary.








WELLS STREET POPCORN – Festive Popcorn Tins

2804 N. Clark | (888) 576-7267

Easter is right around the corner, hop in for 1 gallon tins from Wells Street Popcorn! They are $25.95 with $6 refills forever










WEST TOWN BAKERY & Tap –  Homestead on the Roof Easter Dinner

3626 N. Clark St | (773) 269-5415

Our Easter Dinner Packages with either Easter Ham or Atlantic Salmon and À La Carte offerings are now available for pre-order until 3/28 at 5 PM. Pick-up on 4/3 or 4/4 in West Town or Wrigleyville.





WEST TOWN BAKERY & TAP  –  Easter Pastries

3626 N. Clark St | (773) 269-5415

You’ll have the cutest desserts around with West Town Bakery’s Easter pastries. With Chick Macarons, Bunny Cake, Easter Donuts, and Banana Cream Pie, you can’t go wrong!

Please note that all items require AT LEAST 72 HOURS NOTICE before the desired pickup time.

The last day for pre-orders is March 28th at 12pm. 







WILDE BAR & RESTAURANT – Easter Dinner Preorders

3130 N. Broadway | (773) 244-0404

Wilde’s delicious Easter Dinner is now available for Pre-Order! Place your order by Wednesday for pick up on Good Friday or Easter Saturday. Easy reheat instructions included. Order online at wildechicago.com or call 773-244-0404. Wilde will also be open at 11am on Easter Sunday and individual Easter Dinners will be available all day for Dine-In or Take Out!









WINDY CITY SWEETS – Easter Sweets & Treats

3308 N. Broadway | (773) 477-6100

Windy City Sweets is the Lakeview East go-to for all your favorite Easter treats, including chocolates, fudge, specialty candies, ice cream, and so much more. Windy City Sweets also has a large gift selection of gift boxes, gift tins and gift baskets, and their Candy Concierges can help you create the perfect basket for Easter.