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Laboratorio Pasticceria Roberto

Via Calapitrulli, 9, 98039 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 626263
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Ranked #1 of 210 restaurants in Taormina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $100
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert, Italian, Family Fare
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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Obrenovac, Serbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Charming little store in bohemian part of Taormina with always fresh cannoli,hostile atmosphere inside with many beautiful cakes,for those who like good deserts with tradition this is perfect place.

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

I am not a big pastry lover, but the delicious smell of this little shop drew me in. Roberto (the adorable owner who clearly LOVES what he does) asked us "Why the Americans Only Look" so our reply was...because always on diets. Soooo out of shame we purchased one canoli. WOW...the best ever. He won us over! We became quick... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My wife and I purchased ONE pastry because of the rave reviews. Luckily ours eyes didn't deceive us to buy more. I took one bite. Good thing I had drink or I would have choked on the driest desert I ever attempted to eat.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Absolutely delicious. We had a cannolo on the go and bought a box of almond paste sweets, to share with our friends back home - if we manage to not eat them all!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Visiting friends in Belpasso/Catania, I had to make a stop in Taormina to go to Roberts for Tarrone and Cannoli the best there is..don't miss..enjoy

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Kent
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This little shop offers a treasure trove of wonderful delights but non so more than the fresh filled cannolli! I was lucky enough to pop into this shop quite late one night & enjoyed every morsel that past my lips, the little pistachio mafiosa biscuits were to die for, a slightly crisp exterior with a soft light green interior full... More

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Most of Taormina is expensive restaurants with no that state-of-the-art food, but Roberto absolutely stands behind it's name and place in Taormina's top restaurants list !!!! We enjoyed it so much we just couldn't stop eating the Cannollo, which the best we've tasted!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Please go visit, the delicacy are amazing. I bought a kilo of biscuits to take back with me. The recipes are from the Messina province and are completely different to the other regions of Sicily. I know this as I'm from Central Sicily and we different types of biscuits from my region. If you want a cannoli, BUY from here.... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

One of the best pastry shops in Taormina. Fresh home made pastries.If you have a sweet tooth especially for a kind of oriental pastries - this is your shop.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We thought we'd found the best cannoli until we went to Roberto's! Simply delicious custard and as it was near closing Roberto even invited us into his modest kitchen to prepare our own cannoli (we ordered more for takeaway it was SO good). It's a small bakery but jam packed with lots of amazing options - we only wish we'd... More

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