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Pasticceria Castelnuovo

#3 of 452 Dessert in Milan
#13 of 7,201 Places to Eat in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Via Dei Tulipani 18, 20146 Milan, Italy
+39 02 4895 0168
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
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Sun 08:00 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
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Addison Twp.
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122 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped here for drinks at the outdoor seating area. Great place to people watch. Service was good.

Thank L K
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Terrible service! They do not know how to treat clients. The staff fights while they serve you and they rudely ask you to pay when you have a brioche in your hand. We left and will never go back! They were impolite and disrespectful with me and my family. There are many alternatives nearby.

1 Thank Valeria M
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
287 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely old traditional "pasticceria" (sweet shop) with cafeteria and few tables inside. You can ask for the usual (but great) small sweet (pasticcini) with fruit, chocolate and bignè, but my suggestion is to ask for special sweets like chocolate with framboise cream or chocolate with chestnut and many other paradise-like sweets you will not find anywhere else. Amazing! We never... More 

Thank Alessandra C
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Very good quality and large selection of pastries and cakes. Prices are quite high, but it's worth paying for good quality and taste. Quite far from the city center.

1 Thank venividimagno
Abbiategrasso, Italy
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I usully go to this cake shop if i have to buy cakes for an event or family meeting. I love the mignons: flames, cheesecakes and cannoncini the best. Inside the shop there is an atmosphere so nice and warm with a sweety aur everywhere. There are a lot of photos about the past of the shop and the famous... More 

1 Thank inmuky
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The best pasticeria in Italy! Kind people, amazing service, wide variety of sweets, the small cheesecake is my favorite!!!

1 Thank 87Hilit
Milan, Italy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

the best sweets I have ever eaten in italy!! it is truly an art! the owner of the place and the other workers are so lovely and kind! The place is decorated in a nice way, and you feel like in a sweet break from the busy reality. Very recommended!

2 Thank Lilach B
Vasto, Italy
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Our host for a recent stay in Milano suggested this shop, and it was a great stop. Morning cappucino for me, fresh orange juice for my wife, and the most scrumptious pastry goodies we could imagine. Both the young ladies at the counter even spoke English, and they were quick to attend to our needs - great service provided with... More 

3 Thank jjnbandon
Milan, Italy
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242 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

although not downtown but in a not so smart area, the products are freshly made, first class and reasonably priced much better than those of the so called elegant downtown competitors. I tried their catering service, good, timely, well organised, served and reasonably priced and I can certainly recommend this pasticceria.

1 Thank giorgiod486
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

I have privilege of living near this bakery for two years. It is not in the city centre but is the best bakery you will find in Milan. The cakes are fresh and delicious and there is a big choice. The owner is lovely and always offers you a free sample as you make your choice. The prices are not... More 

1 Thank SarahJamie5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Italian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Tulipani 18, 20146 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 4895 0168
Italian home-made pastry from 1945 in Milan. Italian cupcake and pastries, sweets, cakes, cappuccino, coffee, hot chocolate and much more.

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