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Caffe Sicilia

40 Main St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5710
978-283-7345
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Ranked #25 of 129 Restaurants in Gloucester
Price range: $0 - $5
Cuisines: Bakery, Ice Cream
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English first
Rowley, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This little café with its variety of coffees and pastries feels like a bit of Italy. I've been here often and always enjoyed it.

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Massachusetts
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85 reviews 85 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Great cookies and way cheaper than the cookies at the North End :-)! I go there occasionally with the kids. The Gellato is great also. The espresso is the best!

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United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

As far as authentic Italian and european style bakery items go, this is the best place I've been to since I moved to the US after 12 years in Germany. Cappuccino, croissants, and tortes are delicious!!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Just returned from Sicilia in January. Walking through Gloucester, it's clear there's a large italian population. This place did not disappoint. The cappuccino were creamy- just like in Italy. We had the " lobster tail" or sfogliatelle stuffed with light cream ( not the usual custard but very good), and a pignoli cookie. Both were wonderful! We took a small... More

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Eaton, New Hampshire
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Great expresso surpassed only by the pastry! Great service, very friendly people, loved meeting them!

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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155 reviews 155 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I live locally and have been to Caffe Sicilia several times, both for take-out pastries and for staying to enjoy cappuccino and pastries. The cookies and assorted desserts are fine although nothing out of the ordinary. What I'm never quite satisfied with is the counter service. On a previous visit with friends we received very snippy, unpleasant assistance. On my... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We went for bread and pastries on a Sunday morning. It felt like being in Italy! Amazing pastry case. Bread was great, too. One of the few bakeries in Gloucester open on a Sunday morning, so it was packed.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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108 reviews 108 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

Great warm place on a cold night after a good seafood dinner. The pastry cabinet display is colorful, the young waitstaff prompt, and the food lovely. What a nice way to end a night out.

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NYC, NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

just like an espresso shop in Italy. tiny place with a couple of tables, some occupied by seemingly perpetual customers. a great place to watch the world walk by.

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Boston
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119 reviews 119 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Went here with 7 other people last month, after lobster rolls at Gloucester Elks. What a way to end a great Gloucester day. We all had coffee and cannolis or cookies and thought they were great. Considering 3 out of the 4 couples were Italian, that says something!

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