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Molly's Cupcakes Second Location Moving In Next to Boozy Target

Streeterville shop would give Molly's two spots in Chicago.

Molly's Cupcakes Streeterville
Molly's Cupcakes Streeterville

Streeterville's not only getting a new boozy Target, as Molly's Cupcakes plans a second bakery right next door. Signage went up last week on the building, but the Lincoln Park-based cupcake cafe caused a bit of commotion when they posted a photo on Facebook earlier today. They estimate a January or February opening at 419 E. Illinois St.

If you live in the Streeterville / River East area, then you already know ... A second MOLLYS CUPCAKES is opening at...

Posted by Molly's Cupcakes on Tuesday, September 22, 2015

A Molly's manager in Lincoln Park didn't have any further details, except that it would be a full-fledged location. Though cupcakes seemingly had their heyday ten years ago, the new Molly's has generated excitement, as did news that Lincoln Park cupcake-comrades Sweet Mandy B's will provide baked goods for a stand inside the United Center.

Molly's is known for their playful interiors, which include park swings, and their toppings, thanks to a "sprinkle station." They also have locations in New York and Iowa City. A kitchen expansion for the Lincoln Park location is still in the works, as scaffolding remains next door at 2536 N. Clark St.

Molly's Cupcakes

2536 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614 (773) 883-7220 Visit Website

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