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Peter Sciortino's Bakery

Certificate of Excellence
Lower East Side
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1101 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1601
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this bakery, everything they make is excellent. I have a personal bias for their cream puffs, best in town!! Good cannoli too. Fun to get a sweet there and coffee at one of the coffee places down the street. Also excellent breads. Good the whole way around.

Thank ChzHeadTX
Hales Corners, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This charming little store has been around a long time and has the absolute best rolls and bread. The pastries and Italian cookies are also fantastic!

Thank Karen N
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great bread, cookies, gelato and more! We order our birthday cakes from here every year and they are gorgeous and delicious!

Thank MellissaLuvsTravel
Saint Francis, Wisconsin
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bakery is one of the best in Milwaukee. It has spectacularly good cookies and their crusty Italian bread is wonderful.

Thank Santorini13
Green Bay
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Any time my Family is in Milwaukee, we always make time for a quick trip to Peter Sciortino's Bakery! We love the fresh filled cannolis- they are to die for!! Everything here is good. Make the trip- you will not regret it.

Thank JackieRomero
Brookfield, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is the best Italian bakery in the city. Their bread and Italian cookies are to die for. Be prepared to pay in cash or check.

Thank emsijo23
Nashotah, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Sciortino's continues to bake their fabulous bread right in the Brady Street bakery like they have done for decades . Used to have to line up on the sidewalk to purchase the terrific bread and pastries. So happy that you now can purchase the bread in grocery stores, but a trip to the original Peter Sciortino's is a treat !!

Thank LLR65
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I love everything about the place and the fact you can eat outside is a plus.. it is one of the few places on the street that is child friendly and so many cookie choices!

Thank Irma P
Ellijay, Georgia
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

We found this place as a recommendation and we r glad we did !! Out of this world homemade cannoli and homemade cookies. They also have home made Italian bread.

Thank CbnintheMtn
Kimberly, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Love to go to Sciortino's for their Italian bread loaves. They have a regular size as well as mini loaves. Buy it whole or have it sliced. Very reasonable priced. Be prepared to pay in cash if you buy less than $5 worth of bakery. The Kolachi's are also delist.

Thank Csmith89

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1601
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighborhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: 414-272-4623

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?