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Desserts Beyond the Ordinary

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24 Bank Pl, Utica, NY 13501-2808
315-733-8799
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
My favorite bakery!!

The desserts they make are delicious. We won't buy our cakes anywhere else! Strawberry Bavarian cream is my favorite. The cream cups with strawberries are amazing. I love everything they sell. They do a fantastic job

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
Kayla S
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The desserts they make are delicious. We won't buy our cakes anywhere else! Strawberry Bavarian cream is my favorite. The cream cups with strawberries are amazing. I love everything they sell. They do a fantastic job

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Whitesboro, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

the products available at Desserts Beyond the Ordinary are some of the best that I've ever had and I have traveled all over the country and love my sweet treats. keep up the good work and remember to support the local businesses before we lose them

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Utica, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

no downside. they make anything you want, anytime, and they are one of the few places to live up to their name.

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Rome, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

I can say that I haven't actually eaten here but have heard how wonderful their pastries are, plus the photos are really enticing. They are open Saturdays from 9-12, so one Saturday, I drove from my house (about 12 miles...especially with the price of gas!) and got there about 10:00. They had a couple of pusties in the case. That... More 

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Marcy
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49 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

This is great place for lunch, especially for those on their lunch break from work. They seat you quickly, give you enough time to look at the menu, they take your order and then before you know it your food is coming out. Everything is always tasty and fresh and the staff is very friendly. They have mostly sandiches on... More 

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Rome, NY
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

When I worked in Utica I use to go here frequently!! Best canolie ever!!, plus so much more.. if I am anywhere close.. I make the stop!! Its worth it!!

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Utica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011

This place is a hidden gem on Bank place in Utica! Amazing food, and the best part is the desserts. They also can make the best wedding cakes around for a great price. Try the Godiva chocolate cake, it is to die for!!!!

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utica, ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2009

Desserts Beyond the Ordinary is a local, independent cafe located on a quaint downtown side street next to a gold-domed bank… and one of my favorite lunch spots. Menu includes sandwiches like Pepper and Egg, Capicola with Roasted Peppers and Blackened Chicken with Cajun Mayo. Daily soup, salad and pannini too. But what you really came here for is the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 Bank Pl, Utica, NY 13501-2808
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: 315-733-8799

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert

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