The Patisserie

Family owned and operated for 30 years.

Nestled in the foundry shopping plaza in Barrington, Illinois lies Ambrosia Euro-American Patisserie, family owned and operated for 30 years. We proudly honor this artisan craft by producing a daily fresh selection of gourmet pastries, baked goods, confections and beverages. We invite you to enjoy these inside the patisserie, alfresco on our beautiful patio, or to take out with you. Our italian rancilio espresso machine offers delicious, classic espresso drinks.

We know that our reputation precedes us.

This is why everything we do is focused toward creating exquisite products in a comfortable and enjoyable environment. From your first, sense-awakening steps into our patisserie to your last savory sip of coffee, our expert and friendly staff is dedicated to making your visit to Ambrosia memorable and enjoyable. Our trained chefs hand-craft custom and fresh pastry and baked goods daily.

The best flavors come from the best ingredients

Every ingredient that goes into our products are all natural with no preservatives. From your first bite of one of our buttery croissants to the beautiful chocolate ganache you will savor every flavor, and you will appreciate the simplicity of the ingredients.

Bakery & Pastry

Authentic old-world recipes, methods and techniques.

Much pride is taken to handcraft our croissants, brioche, muffins, cookies and more. Flavorful, sensual and tantalizing, our high-quality products are made with fresh, all natural ingredients, never using preservatives or artificial additives. We bake throughout the day, please stop in and enjoy the rich array of fresh products and wonderful aroma in the patisserie! Our assorted cakes, charlottes, tarts, individual and miniature pastries are made fresh daily from our seasonal menus.

Custom orders available upon request with advance notice please.

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Delicious and always freshly made, custom celebratory cakes are our specialty.

Simply tell us about your special event and we will offer input and guidance to insure delicious, elegant and beautiful pastry is enjoyed at your memorable event. Confectionary art is not only aesthetically valued at Ambrosia Patisserie, flavor is king! Long after the photos have been taken, the delicious flavor beautifully lingers on and on and on.

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Custom creations with a focus on flavor, elegance, timeless simplicity, and beauty.

Here at Ambrosia Patisserie, we sincerely realize how important your wedding day is and we take great honor in providing your wedding cake. From our initial meeting, sampling flavors, designing your cake, co-ordinating delivery and set-up, we are here to serve you and your guests in a worry-free manor. We welcome you to stop in the patisserie, peruse our portfolio and enjoy this visual collection of wedding cakes proudly created over the past 25 years.

Sample flavors available upon request.


Let us know how we can help you by visiting our cafe or calling us to help with your next party or special event.

Monday & Tuesday


Wednesday – Friday

7:00 am – 4:00 pm


7:00 am – 4:00 pm



Holiday Hours May Vary