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Gerardo's Italian Bakery

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307 W Boylston St, West Boylston, MA 01583-2339
+1 508-835-3434
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08:00 - 20:00
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SC
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In an upscale appearing Italian Bakery you will find just about whatever you may want and not at an upscale price. What a treat. Have the Italian cookies, the double chocolate brownies and cannoli's are to die for! I was surprised to see the wide open restaurant attached to the bakery and will be back to try the Veal Parmesan!... More 

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Thank Kalikgal
Riverton, Utah
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

After a great meal next door at Oli's, the perfect cap to the meal were two delicious cannoli at Gerardo's. I have enjoyed cannoli in Positano, and these were not quite as good - but they were very close. Try the pistachio.

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Thank PhilJohnsen
West Boylston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Whenever I need a special cake, I go here. They have Italian icing which is delicious and beautiful decoration. Delicious white cake with a lemon mousse filling. Excellent carrot cake. A variety of small desserts to take to an outing or friend's home from cannolis to lemon bars to cheesecakes to petit fours. All sorts of Italian cookies and cute... More 

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Thank Carl H
Auburn, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Needed a few cannoli for a school function. Easy in and out. Great bake, crispy, good filling. Even grabbed a bite for myself on the drive. Pleasant and courteous counter help.

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Thank Ripton M
Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Every year on my birthday, I pre-order their Italian Rum Cake to feed 100 people, to take to the places where I sing. Some years I buy two, & have parties at both places. It is the BEST birthday cake you'll ever eat. The cake is soaked with rum, with Italian Custard & fruit in between the layers. It's frosted... More 

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Thank Bob B
Leicester, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I grew on where I had Italian bakeries all over the place so when I moved and found this place, I was happy. Everything is good.

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Thank anthonyveloso
Rutland, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Have never been a fan of their pastries but this past December was the Frosting on the Cake. Normally we bake a plethora of Italian cookies for Christmas but just didn't have time this year. So for the first time in around 35 years, we ordered a commercially made tray of Italian cookies from Gerardo's. We threw away a $36... More 

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Thank Fran4715
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Just love the Italian cookies and cannoli chips with dip! A bit expensive but worth it! Our guests loved the cannoli dip! I live the pistachio Italian cookies.

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Thank Sue630
Worcester, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is very good, quite authentic and its on the same level as a NYC Italian bakery. True Italian sweets to get excited over.

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Thank Sam A
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Gerardo's made our cake for our August 13th wedding at Shaker Hills Country Club. We were recommended to Gerardo's by a friend who was also getting her cake from this vendor, and it was the best recommendation I had for a wedding vendor. My husband and I were both very pleased with the whole process, from the tasting to our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 W Boylston St, West Boylston, MA 01583-2339
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  West Boylston
  • Phone Number: +1 508-835-3434

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