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Termini Brothers Bakery

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Bella Vista / Queen Village
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1523 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6401
+1 215-334-1816
08:00 - 19:00
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Sun 07:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 19:00
Fri 08:00 - 19:30
Sat 07:00 - 19:30
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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An old time Bakery which is an event to visit, nice hand-tied boxes just like in "the Godfather"Selections are not for the diet concious

Thank jphenneger
Seattle, Washington, United States
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164 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We asked around for a good place for cannoli and Termini was the popular recommendation. The pastries are indeed very good and we loved our cannoli. But at $20 for 5 cannoli, it is not cheap at all...

1 Thank Sea_Man_6
washington dc
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505 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We bought sfoglia, St. Joseph cake, Italian cookies and elephant ears at the Reading Terminal Market in downtown Philadelphia. What a treat. We are sorry we are from out of town. There's nothing like this bakery in our big city.

Thank mrsagf
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I stopped in this afternoon for a few cannoli and a birthday treat for my sister. I left with the most delicious cannoli, a small chocolate mouse cake, and a zeppoli (only available in March). The store is clean, and service was fast and friendly. There is such a variety, it was difficult to limit myself. Everything was excellent, and... More 

Thank Sofia425
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Pound cake I bought for my Mom 80th Birthday was Fantastic, The service is one on one, polite and courteous.. It is pricey in my book but worth it. Make sure you take the Kitchen tour for free !

Thank Tom S
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We ordered a large amount of cannoli's, Italian pastries and Italian cookies for desserts for 2 family dinners. Everything was top notch and enjoyed by everyone. It was worth the trip to South Philly!

Thank George H
Tampa, Florida
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85 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I went to the Reading Terminal market. I could have gone there everyday for every meal but that's another story. I even took a taxi both ways to get desserts for my husbands birthday while we were staying at a hotel and I'm cheap!!! This is the best bakery I have ever been at hands down. I'm not really a... More 

Thank Veronica C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Being of Italian decent I love classic Italian baked goods. Has old time feel. Great products the cupcakes are some of the best in the country

Thank marksW8473DM
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Decent bakery but WAY overpriced. I will not return based on their prices. You can get better bakery items elsewhere.

Thank rusty1970
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107 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

While walking through Reading Terminal Market, came across Termini Brothers Bakery. Ordered two cannoli and other pastry. Cannoli were not filled until ordered. My wife is a cannoli fan so I left them to her. She claimed they were the best she's had in a long, long time.

Thank Sam N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1523 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-6401
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-334-1816

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