We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Pasticceria La Iacona

€€ - €€€
+ Add cuisine
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Bensa Paolo Emilio, 26/R., Genoa, Italy
+39 010 246 5391
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 4: English reviews
Boca Raton, Florida
Level Contributor
47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Delicious cappuccino, chocolates and desserts, all freshly made there. The pear shaped cake soaked in liquor and cream puff were especially delicious. Service friendly and wonderful. Established in 1838. Owner gave us private tour of his chocolate museum and explained the history of the neighborhood.

Helpful?
Thank d33j
Pine Grove, California
Level Contributor
31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stopped here daily for coffee and a sweet. We sat outside to people watch and loved the area. The service is good and the pastries are killer.

Helpful?
Thank D'Arcy P
Athens GA
Level Contributor
245 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

This pastry shop is simply amazing. They have a Genoa pastry specialty called sfogliatelle, which is a little clam shaped treasure filled with a delicious crème. Crunchy and fabulous! Yes, I know, pricey at 2.5 euro, but worth it for a special treat that is the famous specialty of the town. For a bonus, don't fail to get a cannoli.... More 

Helpful?
Thank AthensBulldawg
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
136 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

We went to this little shop to have the fresh ricotta cannoli and I must say they're one of the best I've had in Italy!

Helpful?
1 Thank Marcolette A

Travellers who viewed Pasticceria La Iacona also viewed

Genoa, Italian Riviera
Genoa, Italian Riviera
 
Genoa, Italian Riviera
 

Been to Pasticceria La Iacona? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bensa Paolo Emilio, 26/R., Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 246 5391

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Pasticceria La Iacona staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?