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Reviewed December 22, 2021 via mobile

We were in town and researched Italian bakeries before arriving. As a former Northern living in the South, we always look for a bakery when heading North. We wanted to bring Cannolis home for family. Overall happy. Cannoli good, not outstanding. Almond claw had good...flavor. Wide selection and reasonable prices.More

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed November 19, 2021

The choc eclairs were tasteless and stale, wow don't you date your product for shelf life since you charge a premium price ? I guess not, pitiful.

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed April 16, 2021 via mobile

Like Vacarros in BAL, one of my favorite Italian bakeries. I had a cannoli and cookies for our kids and they were a winner!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed May 23, 2020 via mobile

La Dolce Vita is by far the best bakery in Lancaster. If you are looking for a special cake for any occasion, look no further. The La Dolce Vita bakers put their heart and soul into every cake. Our daughter’s wedding was today and there...is no Baker I trusted more!! Bailey and her crew went above and beyond to be sure we had the most delicious and beautiful cake for our daughter and her groom. Thank you so much from the bottom of our hearts!More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed March 2, 2020

From the coffee to the cookies to the sandwich. I happend to be working nearby for several days and stopped here on multiple occasions. Sure wish we had a bakery like this where we live!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed October 8, 2019

They make the BEST Pastries, cookies and wedding cakes!!!! They also have a wide variety of light bites which are very delicious after a walk through the city. Stop for a real cappuccino or Italian coffee. It is excellent!!

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 28, 2019

We went in La Dolce Vita Bakery, because we were walking to our Lancaster Marriott hotel, just two blocks away. Wow! Everything you would ever want in a bakery. We got several different treats and sandwiches. Everything was wonderful. I only wish I had gotten...a few more for the road!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

La Dolce Vita is a local cafe/bakery in downtown Lancaster, roughly two blocks from Penn Square. It’s a quick walk from my home, which makes it not only convenient, but a favorite place to grab something quick to eat or a cup of coffee. The...desserts are incredible! You have French macaroons, classic macaroons, canoli’s, cookies, cakes. Do you love breakfast? I do. You can’t go wrong with their bacon, egg and cheese (with grilled onions) on a toasted plain bagel! It’s melty and packed with fresh flavor. Need a quick lunch? They’ve got sandwiches, pastas, fruit salads and daily soups! Have time to spare? Sit outside, enjoy your food and people watch. You may even meet a friendly dog or two. It’s also a great place to stop if you’re handling business at the courthouse - it’s right across the street! And a quick walk to the lancaster public library. But make sure you stop in before 5pm - they don’t have evening hours.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 28, 2019

Great place for sweets and a sandwich over lunch. The sweets are out of this world. If I have to visit the courthouse, I make sure I stop here afterwards.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in for a birthday cake for an Italian friend of mine. There were more choices then I could have imagined. They open at 7 am and had a great coffee business as well. They even offered to put his name on the cake. No...need to travel to Philadelphia for great Italian pasteries/bakery...sorry Rocky..I don't need you anymore.I found a replacement close to homeMore

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Just the beautiful smell of pastries & coffee in the store makes you want to buy. Very difficult to make a choice but we choose the cherry & blueberry turnover and chocolate brownie

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed January 29, 2019

The cookies and pastries are always a hit. Very good coffee and the sandwiches are fine. But the cookies and pastries are just divine. I come here about once a month - waistline cannot stand more than that.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you have the kind of sweet tooth that I have, just walk in the door and you will feel as if you have died and gone to heaven. I wish I could have tried everything

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Ordered a cheesecake and cannoli for my baby's 26th birthday (i will miss you Obama care). Service was excellent, the deserts so good. Even the visual appeal of the store is worth a visit

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Warm weather sidewalk tables and fresh sandwiches, savory coffee's and kind staff members. Limited in door seating at the sidewalk windows. Artisan breads with a huge selection of desserts.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions about La Dolce Vita Courthouse Bakery

Yes, La Dolce Vita Courthouse Bakery offers takeout services.

La Dolce Vita Courthouse Bakery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5