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Vaccaro's Italian Pastry Shop

222 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4232
+1 410-685-4905
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (54 reviews)
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222 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4232
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're fond of Italian pastry, coffee and gelato, this is the one place you must try. Parking is difficult but the parking garage on the corner of Albemarle and Pratt make is convenient if you can't find one on the street. Weekday specials are...More

Thank BayLady999
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went to this place with my family and after sitting at a table and looking at the menu we left without getting anything for one main reason: the prices paid when ordering from a table are $2-3 MORE than when you order from a...More

Thank Evan D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ok, this place is so good that I have to avoid it, because when I go there, I can't resist and end up gaining like 10 pounds. Wonderful pastries and desserts.

Thank dwaddell58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I visit Baltimore, I go to Little Italy for some excellent Italian food. Then I go to Vaccaro’s for dessert. I love all of their desserts! However, I will not return as they gave me a counterfeit five dollar bill! I did not...More

Thank esstra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read so many good reviews about Vaccaros and were very excited to go. The good thing is that there is a lot of variety and everything looks amazing. Our waitress (I think her name was Veronica) she was so smiley and wonderful. However,...More

Thank yasaman s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you don't have the time to go to New York's Little Italy, this is the real thing in Baltimore. I go to Vaccaros every time I am in Little Italy for the largest and most amazing decadent sweets. Plan to share the specialty desserts...More

Thank Travel4Love2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cant beat this place, to die for. Their eclairs are the best is so full. Almond cookies delicious and their cannoli is absolute best. Can’t go wr9ng, only bad thing is parking.

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is specifically for the Vaccaro's in Canton, which I am especially fond of as it is only a few blocks from my house. Fantastic old world pastries, gelato and espresso. A medium gelato is more than I can handle -- it is huge!...More

Thank Goward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vaccaro's was started in 1956 by a Sicilian immigrant and remains the most traditional (and arguably the best) Southern Italian pastry shop. It is now run by the founder's son and has multiple locations throughout Baltimore. the original, a couple of blocks from the Inner...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 15 December 2017

4 of us recently went there on a Saturday afternoon for a snack. We have all been there before, but the portion size still overwhelms us. You need to be ready to share !!

Thank Tony F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4232
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-685-4905
Our family owned and operated business has been around for two generations and 59 years. Today we continue our family traditions in our corner Pastry Shop with the same old world recipes my Daddy brought over with him from Italia. Stop into on of our 4 shops for some treats in Little Italy, Belair, Canton, and Hunt Valley.
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