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La Bella Ferrara

108 Mulberry St., New York City, NY 10013 (Little Italy)
212-966-7867
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Ranked #1,092 of 11,751 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Bakery, Italian
Neighborhood:
Little Italy
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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Helmbrechts
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Great selection of real Italian Pastries! Typical NYC Pricey! But your gotta try it! Friendly staff! Mulberry Street is the place to be in Little Italy!

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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124 reviews 124 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Simply stated, the best cannoli in NYC. We went for two dozen of the minis and two never made the box. We ate them right in the store. We love this bakery. Their other items, cookies, pastries, etc. are all good, but we make the trip for those cannoli!

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Coppell
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Never disappointed. Best old school Italian cookies anywhere! And the cannolis are fabulous but I try to resist! Like another visitor mentioned, I grew up in NY and don't like the "tourist" places but this is a must stop every time I'm in town. I bring everyone who is with me here whenever I'm in town. Dinner across the street... More 

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New York City, New York
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277 reviews 277 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

After spending $35 for a box of BEAUTIFULLY made cannolis, I was terribly disappointed. They have resorted to using whipped cream to fluff up their ricotta cheese filling. Also, they seem to have a knack of coating and glazing their cannoli shells for a longer shelf life (and crispier texture). I'm so ashamed to bring a box of their pastries... More 

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Montreal
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55 reviews 55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were disappointed with what looked like awesome bakery treats. The Tiramisu...well it's not a tiramisu at all! It's more like a mille-feuille. Very disappointing. We tried a plain cannoli which we're sorry to say was bland, we've had better back home in Montreal. We bought several little cookies and I ended up tossing them after a bite each. Very... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

stop in for a delicious cannoli! Doesn't matter what flavour as they are all delicious! I love how they have little ones so you can taste a couple. I have to unfortunately say, not the best gelato. Tastes like ice cream and I've had much better. Stick to what's inside and baked and you won't be disappointed.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I ordered a ricotta italian cheese cake and sfogliatella both where on the bland side. The cheese cake was also hard, like the outer skin if you want to call it that, like old. But the espresso was good. NOTE there is no bathrooms!!!!!

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The best canolis. Incredible selection of flavors in all sizes. That is just the start, all sorts of old school Italian pastries made to perfection. Suggest the smaller canolis and pastries with a crowd to share. Gelato also offered right on the street, very good. Perfect stop after a meal in Chinatown or Little Italy.

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New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

One word- DELICIOUS!!!!! I was here recently with a party of six and we tried a little bit of everything and it was all amazing!!!! I highly recommend the cannoli and the coffee gelato.... SO good!!! Will definitely make this a must stop when I'm in the city!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The selection of pastries, cakes and biscottis is amazing. The canolis are endless. This is a great place to buy italian pastries and bring back home with pride that you have been at La bella Ferrara bakery, the oldest and most historic bakeries in Little Italy.

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Additional Information about La Bella Ferrara

Address: 108 Mulberry St., New York City, NY 10013
Phone Number: 212-966-7867
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Little Italy
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Bakery, Italian

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