Happy Labor Day!

The hardworking crew at First Slice Pie Cafe will be taking the day off in observance of Labor Day!  All of our locations will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 – but we look forward to seeing you at your favorite location on Tuesday morning!


City of Neighborhoods – Andersonville!

First Slice Pie Cafe is delighted to be included in the first entry in the City of Neighborhoods Project!  Our Andersonville cafe, at the corner of Balmoral & Ashland, is proud to be part of this neighborhood with its Swedish roots, strong sense of community, and LOTS of great places to eat.  Stop by for a slice of pie the …


Food for the Soul

Ashley recently wrote a piece on First Slice for the Casamatic (@casamatic) blog, and we were delighted to stumble over it while slogging through the interwebs!  Truth be told, we’re often so busy in the kitchen, or moving pies to where they need to go, or delivering dinner (AND dessert, of course!)  to our Outreach Partners that social media & …


Thanks, WGN!

We had tons of fun hanging out with Don Ponce (@DanPonceTV) a few weeks ago when he came by to learn more about First Slice & our commitment to give the first slice away to folks who are hungry & homeless in the city of Chicago.  We’re also THRILLED with  the piece he put together that aired on WGN this past …


Pi(e) Day is Coming… 3/14/15

Join us on Saturday 3/14/15  for a special Pi(e) Day celebration! All our pie cafes are having a special on pie slices to celebrate this spectacular mathematical date! Buy 1 Slice, Get 1 Slice FREE! Torn between flavors? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! This special is for SLICES only! This offer does not apply to mini pies or whole pies.  


Intimate Valentine’s Day Dinner Experience 2016

Join us Sunday, February 14th for a special Valentine’s Day dinner experience! Enjoy an intimate 4-course dinner for two at First Slice’s Ravenswood Manor location.  Choose one of two seatings: 5:30 pm or 7:30pm $95 per couple BYOB encouraged To make reservations, please call our Manor location at 773.267.0169 $20 deposit required at sign up Choose One from Each Course Soup Butternut …


Celebrate Galentine’s Day & Valentine’s Day with Mini Pie Flights!

Join us on February 13th & 14th for Galentine’s & Valentine’s Day celebration   with a few specials to get you in the romantic spirit!  All day on that Friday and Saturday, First Slice will be offering a Mini Pie Flights Special! What do you get? Four Mini Pie Slices  Now you can try more of our flavors for only $7 Chocolate Lover’s: French …


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Chase away winter blues with a Pie Café Crawl!

Be like Lindsey Howald Patton and spend the day on a self-designed First Slice Pie Café Crawl! We were tickled to find her blog post at Chicago Serious Eats. Be sure to check it out! If you plan YOUR First Slice Pie Café Crawl for a Sunday, you can even start with a full-fledged brunch at our Manor location! Stop …


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Need holiday joy? Get some with our Glögg Cake!

We were delighted by The Chicago Tribune’s recent review of our Holiday Glögg Cake! Clearly you all have taken notice, too, because it’s flying off the shelves! Order some for your holidays here, or stop by any of our cafes to enjoy a slice today! Thanks, too, to photographer Genna Ord for snapping such a festive shot of this slice …