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Sclafani Italian Bakery

49 Washington St, Gloucester, MA 01930-3532
978-283-6622
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Ranked #68 of 129 Restaurants in Gloucester
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Mar 5, 2014
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North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Whenever I get to my hometown, Gloucester, I stock up on Italian bread to bring back to NC. You can freeze it and it will stay awhile, great for toast later! Personally my favorite place for Italian bread.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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373 reviews 373 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Sclafani's Bakery is a must visit for anyone coming to the Gloucester area. They sell the most delicious bread. Everyone raves about it, and you will be hooked once you taste it! I like to pop in once every few months and get one of their delicious sandwiches. I recommend calling in advance as the place is packed around lunchtime... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Anytime I'm in downtown Gloucester, I stop by Sclafani's to pick up a loaf of Italian bread. It's always warm and smells so good I have to put it in the back seat of the car so it makes it home!

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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42 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Sclafani ("Scully's") bread & Virgilio's bread have a decades-old, friendly competition going on, home to home as well as business to business. Sclafani wins. There are even rumors that Virgilio's actually sugars its bread. Try them both and see what you think! Sclafani bread has a perfect crust. It's ideal for toasting, for sandwiches, or to accompany a meal. Especially... More

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