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“Holy Cannoli!”
Review of Mike's Pastry

Mike's Pastry
Ranked #5 of 148 Bakeries in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Takeout
Neighborhood: North End
Dallas, Texas
Level 5 Contributor
31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Holy Cannoli!”
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Before my niece and I went to Boston I was told by several people to be sure and visit Mike's. So, we found the place early in the evening and there were a number of people present and enjoying their pastries. We decided to find a restaurant for dinner and then go back to Mike's later for dessert. When we returned around 8:30, the line was out the door and down the street. But it moved super fast! We each got two cannoli's to take back to our hotel. Which meant we had cannoli's for two nights. They were amazing! I am not ruined for cannoli in Texas. I'll never have another from the Whole Foods bakery because it could never measure up. Go! Eat cannoli's!

  • Visited July 2013
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Troy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
“Avoid the lines”
Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

We went to Mike's during a vacation to the east coast after a recommendation from friends. We went before dinner there was a line out the door. After reading another person's review we followed the advice and walked in avoiding the line. The staff on the right side can fill your order you don't need to stand in the line.

Visited August 2013
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Pulaski, Wisconsin
Level 5 Contributor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Oh My Good Eats!!”
Reviewed August 21, 2013

The cannoli! The lines! The Boston Cream Pie! We opted for Mike's Pastry over Modern Pastry--you will probably get amazing bakery either way, but you MUST stop at one!! There are a wide variety of yummies to choose from--I got the peanut butter cannoli and the Boston cream pie, both of which were AMAZING!!

Visited July 2013
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Oxford, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
“LONG LINES, but good Canollis.”
Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

Coming to the North End for the first time, I was told to try the cannolis. They are very good, but long lines.

  • Visited August 2013
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detroit, mi
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“worth the wait”
Reviewed August 21, 2013

OK, you are going to wait in line. But, the line moves fast, and be ready to order when you get up at the counter. we had a few cannoli's, then turned around and bought a dozen to go. They were insanely good, and super expensive but this was the best i have ever had anywhere. The hazelnut and chocolate were great, the shell was tender and the filling was light even though the cannoli had to weigh a pound.

  • Visited August 2013
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