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Ingram's Busy Bee Bakery

5126 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515-4601
+1 630-968-8830
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (24 reviews)
“coffee cake” (15 reviews)
“donuts” (15 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
5126 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515-4601
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Just one of the few mom and pop bakeries left. I've been searching for the perfect Kolachky for many months now. After seeing the listing at Trip Advisor.com I decided to find it, being in Downer's Grove to use the studio at Gallery's Choice. There...More

Thank Jody S
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Love this bakery! They have amazing donuts and breads and the paczkis were to die for! Ordered them about three weeks in advance. They had hundreds of orders but kept everything very organized at pick up time. So delicious!!!!!

Thank Jo Ann B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Busy Bee is fantastic! The coffee cakes are delicious. I usually get 3 to take to the office. The chocolate chip is great, but you really can't go wrong with any flavor. The people are friendly and service is fast. Don't forget to get a...More

Thank Lynda F
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Quality goods and a long time institution in downtown Downers Grove! Fresh baked goods at a reasonable price.

Thank James L
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful bakery in Downers Grove. The Atomic cake is a specialty. Wonderful breakfast goodies and breads and cookies!

Thank Camille V
Reviewed 11 November 2017

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

Thank IlliniTrav
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely old/fashioned neighborhood bakery. Wonderful selection and reasonable prices. Convenient hours. Not many of these left!

Thank bartinlisle
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I know everybody has a bakery they like most. This one is mine. They have his one donut I still am not 100% sure of what is on it but I think it's a Carmel icing with powered sugar and cinnamon. I can eat ALL...More

Thank BDAD68
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

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!

Thank Suedrs
Reviewed 1 June 2017

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

Thank HMDenver
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5126 Main St, Downers Grove, IL 60515-4601
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-968-8830
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