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Petonito's Pastry Shop

190 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-3042
+1 203-469-1817
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jun 2016
“awesome seasonal pastries”
10 Oct 2015
“It was good, but not the best”
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190 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-3042
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The zepolas at Easter time are awesome. All pastries are always fresh and when I bring pastries to family and friends they want to know where to find them. Staff there will always try and accommodate you for whatever you are looking for. Love, love,...More

Thank catnjoe
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

It's OK. In an age where authentic Italian bakeries are disappearing, or looking more like American bakeries, with offerings like carrot cake and apple fritters, this is pretty good. Some of the pastry is greasy, and I've gone in shortly after opening and the shelves...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 9 September 2015

you must stop by and get a pie or two around the holidays if not the cookies are out of this world as are the excellent caniollis

Thank kevin d
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Truly amazing cannolli - two wasn't enough (take a chocolate and a plain one)! Brownie also great. Everyone loved it.

Thank Kulikovsky
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The pastries are always fresh and prices are very reasonable.Petonito's offers their pasty in miniature and regular size. I usually buy the mini's so I can try a bit of each of my favorites.

Thank brand02
Reviewed 8 June 2015

This place is near my father's place, so I stopped by and bought a couple of their cannolis to bring to my dad. The shell was crisp and light, and the cream was tasty. I've been back once, but haven't tried anything but their cannolis,...More

Thank Providence_RITom
Reviewed 22 April 2015

They make the best and are a very friendly staff.They also make the best neopolitan cake I have ever had.

Thank lonny_10
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Absolutely the best Italian pastry around, better than every New Haven Bakery on Wooster Street. Best Easter pies.

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I have been going to Petonito's for more than 40 years. They made my wedding cake in 1974. The quality of the products has not changed. The Sr. Mr. Petonito ( now deceased) was a pleasure to know. Our family restaurant use to serve their...More

Thank lorie14
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

This local family bakery has exceptional pastry, cakes and cookies. They even have a giant canoli shell filled with canolis for any special occasion. Their chocolate covered canolis are like heaven in your mouth. The shell shaped pastries are wonderfully crunchy and creamy at the...More

Thank Fran F
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08:00 - 13:00
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:00
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  • Address: 190 Main St, East Haven, CT 06512-3042
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-469-1817
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