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Pasticceria Martesana

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Via Cardinale Giovanni Cagliero 14, 20125 Milan, Italy
+39 02 6698 6634
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

The cafe is quite spacious and beautifully decorated. It's not cheap but certainly good value for money. The cakes and small pastries are rich and decadent, the stuff friendly and the coffee brilliant. Put these together and you have a great pastry shop that you might want to visit. They also sell lots of their baked goods in neat little... More 

Thank Tanmoy S
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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I went to martesana several times both for breakfast and for buying cakes. The place is fantastic, the quality of their product is excellent even if it is very expensive.

Thank Luca T
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Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Milan and you wanna eat the best Sacher you' ve ever ate, don't miss this bakery. This historical place in Milan is, for me, one of the best bakery in the city. Everyhing is really amazing. The pastries, the croissant....what you eat is tasty and delicious. The quality of the chocolate is superbe. The shop are... More 

Thank jhonny75
Milan, Italy
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Reviewed February 23, 2016

Amazing desserts, cakes and chocolates. Employees are very polite and gentil and capuccino is delicious.

Thank pglsilva
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed September 30, 2015

Nice cosy place, Perfect for having a break, drink a coffee and enjoy delicious sweets and cookies.The service is outstanding with funny and friendly staff. Great atmosphere to have a mini aperitivo in the afternoon. We go there very often, believe me, you can get addicted to those small beautiful sweets :)) A big recommendation for everyone to try!

Thank Faranak D
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Reviewed September 14, 2015

I can have my dinner without dessert without any problem because I am the meat person. But this place is something spesial. You have to come here already to see the nice italians leaving around. They come to have tha morning coffee and enjoy meeting each other. Really friendly atmosfere. Fashion bakery? a lot of sweet things we look at... More 

Thank Natalia S
Milan, Italy
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Reviewed May 24, 2015

I came here to buy some pastries and cakes based on the shop's reputation and it is well deserved. I had a few mixed pastries, which were delicious and fresh. The apple pie I got was pretty special, with a soft lime taste. The best one was the chocolate mousse cake, which also had a raspberry back-taste. Service, which was... More 

Thank Edoardo V
Minneapolis, MN
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Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

I visit this place every time I am in Milan. They have great Italian pastries and one of the best chocolates in Milan (chef owned many awards). Best place to buy panetone in the Christmas time and Colomba for Eastern.

Thank Santastico
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

I've been going to their branch in milano2 for pastries to give to my gracious Italian friends...i've never been disappointed by their cakes & chocolates...they even have a selection of perugina chocolates, some of which cost cheaper than buying from the supermarket...plus, even my friends are pleased at receiving their products :)

Thank Cha G
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Reviewed February 28, 2012

This wonderful pasticceria has won numerous prizes and it’s easy to see why. Everything they do is excellent, be it the pastries, cakes, biscuits, ice cream (in Summer), the panettone and pandoro (in Winter) and even the selection of little presents are beautifully presented. We are regulars and we are never disappointed. The croissants are always fresh and wonderful and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cardinale Giovanni Cagliero 14, 20125 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Bicocca
  • Neighborhood: Bicocca
  • Phone Number: +39 02 6698 6634
Martesana Milano is an artisanal pâtisserie business founded back in 1966, when the waters of all the canals in Milan still flowed under the open skies. Since then, it has always been run following just a few, but essential, principles: the quest for taste, creativity and beauty. Thanks to it's long history and experience, built on the production of sweet baked products, all strictly handmade with time and passion.

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Neighborhood Profile
Although Bicocca is a peripheral district, many visitors will find it appealing. The district is enveloped by the immense Parco Nord (North Park), one of the largest parks in Europe. Inside is the theater Arcimboldi, one of the most important contemporary theaters where concerts and shows are organized. In the same area, there is the University of Milan Bicocca, whose distinct architecture rivals a movie set. Coffee shops, a multiplex and a shopping center are in the campus, along with the Fondazione Hangar Bicocca, one of the most famous museums of Contemporary Art.
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