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Remo Borracchini's Bakery

2307 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144-5348
206-325-1550
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Ranked #902 of 3,427 restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Bakery, Delicatessen
Most recent review
- Jan 22, 2014
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9 reviews from our community

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English first
Newcastle
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I have had my wedding cakes and shower cakes all made here. My daughter's big birthday cake was made here last May! They have all been terrific. In Dec. on my monthly visit to purchase my favorite Biscotti. I saw an Italian named cookie translated to mean "Ugly Cookies". They are dark black with a crackled white power on top.... More

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Seattle
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

After reading recent favorable reviews, I decided to revisit Borracchini's. I had not been to this historic bakery in my neighborhood for 3 or 4 years because of a couple of visits when the customer service was, at best, not helpful. I went on a mid week day when it was not busy and shopped slowly through all the aisles.... More

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larrchar
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274 reviews 274 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

This is a Seattle treasure and a great bakery! The people are very nice and offer advice on wedding and special occasion cakes and bakery items.. They have been making fabulous cakes for years here. Remo Borrachini, the owner is still there most days, though he is in his 80's. They made my daughter's wedding cake and now they are... More

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Mercer Island, WA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

A bakery par excellence, with a good selection of deli products. You can buy Italian dishes to either eat on premises -- some seating -- or take home. (Not just Italian food; I take home the chicken pot pies, freeze some to thaw and microwave when needed.)

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Olympia, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Like a NY bakery with Italian cookies, cakes, sandwiches and cheeses. The frozen pastas seemed like they were in the freezer a little too long. Pre-made sandwiches reasonablably priced and tasty.

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Seattle, Washington
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211 reviews 211 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

Holy Fabulosity, Batman! I must give thanks to the embarrassingly ungrateful ex-worker, Gladys (for shame!), who brought down the "wrath" (tee hee) of Seattle Solidarity. Otherwise, Borracchini's Bakery would never have made it onto my radar. We first started hearing of the issue on the local news stations on Thursday. Hearing of a disgruntled ex-employee carrying a grudge and an... More

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Seattle
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

I had the worst experience at this bakery today. I had called a week ago and asked if they would be able to make a gender cake. I needed a cake that was either pink or blue on the inside and frosted neutral on the outside. When the cake was cut open, the gender would be revealed. I am having... More

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Seattle
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Remo Borracchini's bakery and deli is an historical Seattle landmark and a mouthwatering place to eat, or to shop for specialty groc. items. It was one of the first businesses to set up shop in the Seattle area, shortly after the turn of the century (1900, give or take). It was in an Italian enclave referred to by non-Italians as... More

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Austin, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011

What an assortment of pastries and breads! Everything was wonderful. Also tried the tomato, orzo and feta salad. Delish!

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