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Vaccaro's Italian Pastry Shop

222 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4338 (Little Italy)
(410) 685-4905
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Ranked #20 of 1,808 Restaurants in Baltimore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Little Italy
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Hampton, Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Stopped for lunch and split a huge panini with my friend. Good sandwich, the pasta salad we chose as a side was mediocre. But then also split a coconut napoleon for dessert - delicious!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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123 reviews 123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We walked in for dessert after Saturday night supper around the corner in what passes for Little Italy in Baltimore (nothing like, say, like the Little Italies of Boston or New York). Crowded, lots of friendly noise from tables and counter. You can do take-out here, choosing goodies from a big case full of tempting cookies and pastries and they... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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108 reviews 108 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

While lunching in Little Italy we looked out the window and saw this bakery. A quick look on TripAdvisor told us they had to-go and table service, so we waddled over. We bought a giant slice of dark chocolate cake, a variety of cookies, a pack of pizzelles and two mini cannolis, one chocolate, one regular. They were so patient... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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166 reviews 166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I had no idea that you could actually get a full meal here, NOT JUST DESSERT! Our family of three was promptly seated in the dining area located on the first floor. Delightful smells and large screen TVs kept us occupied during the short wait for our food. Each of us ordered a mufalato, but different flavors and side. Mine... More 

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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92 reviews 92 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Not cheap, but the cookies are the best. Thee are some of the best outside of Arthur Ave in the Bronx. I wish there was an outlet in DC, well actually my waist line is better off with their Baltimore locations.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

With the Canoli Cake. This Italian bakery and dessert shop has sandwiches too, but go for the pastries and desserts. There is usually a line out the door and for good reason. The service can be a little slow but if you are in Little Italy, you owe it to yourself to go. Great Italian cookies too, but my favorite... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Best gelato around the Baltimore area. It is decently priced and is a lot of ice cream. Highly recommend the coffee and nocciola flavors.

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Sacramento, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Our Trolley Guide recommended this as a great place for cannoli and, boy, was he right! We ordered the hot cocoa and shared a trio of mini cannoli. Yummy!

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Pros: large portions, good flavor Cons: no option for small portions, expensive (one espresso was $6), small seating area, very cold in winter because only one door leading to outside.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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149 reviews 149 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This place is always busy and my kids and I had just finished dinner at an Italian restaurant nearby. I've been here before many times and have always enjoyed it, and even in the winter, the place packs people in. Since two of my kids had gone to Italy, they wanted something authentic. My son got the cannoli which he... More 

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Additional Information about Vaccaro's Italian Pastry Shop

Address: 222 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4338
Phone Number: (410) 685-4905
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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