Chicago, Ill. 60614
Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday.
Catering to a more sophisticated palette, Swirlz Cupcakes tops their cakes with authentic Italian whipped buttercream frosting. Owner Pam Rose calls her creations "gourmet fun." And if you can't make it to Lincoln Park, Swirlz cupcakes are in 17 local Whole Foods stores.