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La Scala Italian Pastry Shop

1231 Route 166, Stella Parkway Plaza, Toms River, NJ 08753-2761
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“pastry” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
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1231 Route 166, Stella Parkway Plaza, Toms River, NJ 08753-2761
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

As far as bakeries go, there are very few that hit high marks outside the city/metro area...any city/metro area...but La Scala gets it right. Real-deal Italian pastries....the cannolis, napoleons, eclairs, lobter tails...ahhh, the sfogliatelle...as well as a varied assortment of cakes/pies/cookies. What to choose? There...More

Thank Brosker
Reviewed 15 June 2017

cannoli filling and rum infused birthday cake the best ,st joseph pastry the best in the area as well as the rest of their pastry

Thank dukeoffluke177
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Tried this bakery based on all the raves we heard about it. We were disappointed. Maybe it was good once, but I will be looking elsewhere for baked goods. The Tiramisu was not good. Did not care for the cakes either. The pastry was ok....More

Thank dinerdon
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This bakery is the best around! My dad owned a shop in Queens so I am very picky. The pastries are fresh and delicious. Love their Italian cheesecake. Last thing we got were the St Josephs and they were sooooooo good!

1  Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

You can not find a bakery that does it right all the time. And they wrote the Italian bakery recipe. The array of cakes, cookies and goodies are topped off with the best bread in town. The service is 'get er done'! but the family...More

Thank Dulwolf
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wonderful aroma upon entering the bakery. Greeted by the owner who happened to be out front. Comtrary to some other reviews I read, the service was excellent and we were treated respectfully with a touch of humor. We purchased two loaves of Italian bread which...More

Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is where you have to go if you want the best Italian pastries, cookies and bread. Not that there is anything even remotely close enough this is a very good bakery. Tried everything in this county but will always come here. Don't waste your...More

Thank shabooties
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Drove an hour out of my way hoping this was like the good old pastries I remember when I lived in NJ and my parents were alive. Wow I would come back to NJ just for these pastries from Florida. Just like I remember growing...More

Thank mmW7361RO
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Our first stop when we come back to Toms River every time! An old time Italian Bakery that is always consistently great. Offerings are all very good and have been for many years

Thank pjkaren
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This is the only place that sells truly amzing Italian cookies and pastries. The marzipan rainbow cookies are totally addictive! The rum cakes were delicious, although I will say there was slightly too much rum for my tatse, but it was still gobbled up. We...More

1  Thank Michelle K
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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  • Address: 1231 Route 166, Stella Parkway Plaza, Toms River, NJ 08753-2761
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
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