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Libby's Italian Pastry Shop

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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$12.00
Acorn Cookies 1 lb. Box
2 butter based cookies with raspberry jam filling, dipped in chocolate. Approximately 14 pieces per lb. To add a personalized gift tag to the package, i.e. " To John, from Michelle" simply leave a note in the comment box when placing your order.
$12.00
Almond Crescents 1lb Box
Crescent shape butter cookie rolled in sliced almonds. Approximately 20 pieces per lb. To add a personalized gift tag to the package, i.e. " To John, from Michelle" simply leave a note in the comment box when placing your order.
$12.00
Anginette Cookies 1 lb. Box
A light, soft tea biscuit with a sweet lemon sugar glaze. Approximately 30 pieces per lb. To add a personalized gift tag to the package, i.e. " To John, from Michelle" simply leave a note in the comment box when placing your order.
$12.00
Apricot Dolce 1 lb. Box
A butter based cookie topped with apricot filling, dipped in colored chocolate. Approximately 15 pieces per lb. To add a personalized gift tag to the package, i.e. " To John, from Michelle" simply leave a note in the comment box when placing your order.
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CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Libby's might be the best Italian bakery in New Haven, but it may not be the most reliable. Everything they make is amazingly delicious. However, make sure that you call ahead. Sometimes they close earlier than posted and if you make a special trip to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sergius H
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The store is not much to look at and the fixtures are dated, but that just adds more charm. The pastries are fantastic - but it not cheap. It is, however, the best canolli I have found in the US and so worth a repeat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jawhiskeyman
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Long time waiting to taste the legendary New Haven pizza ( I’m born and raised NYC so pizza is my DNA) Stopped in Libby’s as a added treat Place is filthy- cookies were average bakery fare nothing close to special. Had the cherry ice 2...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rich L
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I say cannoli! This is unbelievable - I've been coming for years and there simply is no better italian pastry anywhere.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank umudugudu
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Load up on the goodies when you stop in and definitely get an Italian ice. The cookies are good, the cannolis are outstanding. I had never had Italian ice before, wow.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bgatpyc
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Family style. 2 mature ladies worked there- very nostalgic Italian atmosphere. Canoli was good and they had many different kinds but unfortunately, it was pre-filled so it’s a bit soggy when visiting PM. Cream puff’s cream was lemony taste, was interesting. It’d be great for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nyay
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

After having Pizza at Pepe's had to stroll over for some Gelato, and Cannoli's to go! Awesome! Check it out!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank johnkO504VP
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Came here after having pizza next door, lemon Italian ice and cappuccino gelato were amazing as well as the cannolis we took to go. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Amy D
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Glad we ignored the initial appearance of this place and got some pastries and gelato! Anything you order is going to make you happy -- we did several different cannolis and cappuccino gelato. Place was BUSY the entire time we were there. One lady was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kris K
Reviewed 21 May 2018

There are a more than a couple of places in our city that a wheelchair can not enter. However they make an effort to help you by bringing the items outside.Not thisplace they use the excuse that they are Grandfathered and that City Hall can...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank John B
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