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Presti’s Bakery & Cafe

12101 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, OH 44106-6212
216-421-3060
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Ranked #5 of 1,680 Restaurants in Cleveland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Donuts
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Columbus, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Stopped here for a mid-morning snack and coffee while touring the fabulous University Circle area. Great coffee! Do yourself a favor, and bypass the Starbucks and come here for a better brew and some wonderful pastry choices as well. I chose a pound's worth of delicious small cookies to take home - cinnamon stars, nut horns, coconut macaroons, kolachy, date... More

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Krakow, Poland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

great cannoli and cheesecakes, and unique ambiance (very European feel) ! they also have an outdoor seating area, which is cool.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Any trip to Little Italy should include a stop in Presti's Bakery & Cafe. Every type of sweet is featured in their cases, including special Italian delicacies. Since we had just eaten, we didn't try any bread or savory dishes, but they smelled wonderful. You'll probably have to take a number and wait in line, but the line moves quickly.

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Plymouth, Michigan
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142 reviews 142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The coconut macaroons [the big ones, not the little ones] were absolutely out of this world. I wish I had bought several to take home. All of the pastries we bought were very good, but those by far took the cake. I so wish I lived nearby and could sample more things. Only drawback was that the clerks were not... More

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Rochester Hills, MI
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had read the reviews and were skeptical as most places fail to even come close to the lofty reviews they receive. Presti's did not. Their cannoli were easily the best (sweet) cannolis we have ever had. As soon as we took a bite, we immediately grabbed a ticket for the line again so we could get more to go.... More

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New York City, New York
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Presti's did not disappoint me. They have always had a great reputation for fine Italian pastries and other bakery items such as fresh bread. Well, I write this to tell all, that the reputations continues. The brownies, homemade cookies and of course, the canoli's were some of the best I have ever had. When ever I am visiting Cleveland, I... More

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The food looked delish but we just had a huge breakfast so we bought Italian cookies to go and a gelato. Sooo good. Fun atmosphere and neighborhood. Would love to go back for lunch next time we visit the city.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I enjoyed the desert and I also enjoyed the food, and the atmosphere is just great!! And at night its very lively, great time.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stopped by to get a sweet treat after a lunch at Mama Santa's. We were not disappointed. The cassata cake and cannoli's were awesome.

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Sandusky
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My wife and I stopped for a casual lunch. There were several specials including sandwiches for $7.50. I should have declined when I noticed most everything was precooked. But the wait time was long and we were very hungry. We opted for the chicken parm sandwich. Unfortunately, upon ordering, we were advised that they were out of sub buns. Keep... More

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Additional Information about Presti’s Bakery & Cafe

Address: 12101 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, OH 44106-6212
Phone Number: 216-421-3060
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Donuts

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