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Lovin Oven Cakery

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355 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2237
+1 224-207-4500
Today
07:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Tue - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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Gages Lake, Illinois
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9 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I must have total snubish taste buds. I just don't get this place. The backery items are average to good at best. Yet EVERYBODY I've talked with about this place just can't say enough good things about their product. Frankly I think Mariano's has better backery goods. Personally, I would NOT request items from here for my personal events/birthday, but... More 

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Thank ajlbennett
Libertyville, Illinois
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have seen and eaten numerous custom made cake creations from Lovin Oven. If you have an idea for a unique cake for a special occasion they will create it for you and the aesthetics and originality will exceed your expectations.

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Thank Dean V
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

On two different occasions my orders have come out so incorrect and the customer service provided left me flabbergasted. If you need dessert for an important event stay away from this place!

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Thank Nicole K
Matt S, General Manager at Lovin Oven Cakery, responded to this review

Sad to see this review. Admitted to our staff that the cake was excellent both times but some color variations and decorating details were 'off ' and a full refund should be given for the stress of it. When questioned by our managers she confessed that details were not specified in the ordering process. We attempted to fix before taking... More 

Mundelein, Illinois
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

If your on a diet, don't go in this place. Everything looks wonderful. You can OD on sugar for sure. There cakes are legendary. What more can I say.

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Thank DDSanti
Chicago, Illinois
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74 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Lovin Oven opened the Libertyville location a few years ago. Their main shop is in Round Lake Beach. You will never find higher quality bakery goods at any price - and their pricing is reasonable. A complete range of excellent breads, sweets, coffee cakes, the typical. It is better than excellent - I would call it superior.

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Thank John A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I have been to this location and the one in Round Lake Beach and they never disappoint. This is the only Bakery that I will buy my birthday cakes at...

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Thank Maria A
Libertyville, Illinois
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Excellent selections of pastries,cakes,breads,etc.you get what you pay for and it is worth every penny!

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Thank lesyukon
Lake Bluff, United States
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Lovin Oven is a wonderful bakery. They have everything you could possible want from a bakery - delicious cakes, cookies, pastries. Great customer service

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Thank Denise Z
Lake Forest, Illinois
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75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The pastries at this place are amazing! Their doughnuts are delicious, plus they have quite a few different choices. Much better than the franchised bakeries and doughnut shops located everywhere.

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Thank Smorboll
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

You just have to try this Bakery - oh my! The cakes and pastries are fabulous. I love the snowballs - totally decadent and I think your brain goes into a rapturous state. Everything is fresh and home-made in taste. We love this Bakery!!!

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Thank BeulahBehemoth

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2237
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 224-207-4500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?