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Isgro Pastries

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1009 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3707
+1 215-923-3092
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (11 reviews)
“cannoli” (65 reviews)
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1009 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3707
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Isgros is one of those old timey Italian bakeries that is a neighborhood fixture. I love visiting the Italian market on 9th Street and always make a stop at Isgros. I can never leave there spending less than $40, because they aren't in my neighborhood...More

Thank JillHam777
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

I've traveled many times to Sicily with my students and eaten many cannoli! These cannoli are AS GOOD AS the ones in Sicily!! Take it from a professore d'Italiano. Anthony Russo

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Whether you're Italian and grew up eating these delights or not, you must come here for a true taste of Italian baking at its finest! Whether you have a hankering for Napoleons, chocolate dipped apricot cookies, chocolate chip ricotta cookies, cakes or any other confection...More

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This is the place for cannoli - stop in, get a pastry and then go grab a cup of coffee and enjoy. The variety is ample, the staff friendly and the aroma always gets to you, delicious!

Thank Janice6141953
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Had delicious eclair, cream puffs, and apple pie pocket. Tasty and not overly sweet. There was much more to choose from but we had to limit ourselves.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Friends said that this was the place for Cannoli. Having lived in the Philadelphia area for many years I had experienced good Cannoli and when I moved to Virginia they were scarce. I turned my friend onto them one year after a wedding and with...More

Thank Marques_DSounde
Reviewed December 3, 2016

what a wonderful pastry shop.All the old time pastries you remember can be bought here. Located on Christian Street in Phila .,right around the famous 9th street Italian Market. Great city atmosphere especially at this time of the year,Young couples carrying a live Christmas tree...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2016

Cannoli shells hand filled with a variety of fillings -- you can get either sweet ricotta filling or a creamier filling based on mascarpone. The cannoli shells themselves are some of the best we've ever had. Anything with almonds or marzipan filling is great --...More

Thank MAJOR1999
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in today while we were at an event close by. I bought my sister and a family friend for their first and most likely last visit to Isgro's. While this used to be one of my favorite bakeries ever, today's experience likely changed that....More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Forget cronuts and other new inventions and lofty ideas at bakeries; give me an old school Italian Bakery, where things are baked with love and from family recipies. This is Isgro. We were walking South Street on a Saturday,and I found the info for Isgro's,...More

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Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1009 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-3707
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-923-3092
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