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Gencarelli's Bakery

317 Valley Rd, Wayne, NJ 07470-3952
+1 973-872-0500
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“donuts” (3 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
317 Valley Rd, Wayne, NJ 07470-3952
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

A friend brought the cake which neither had chocolate nor any mousse and was completely disappointing. I believe she was asked to pick it up on Tuesday for a Friday birthday. The cake had a 1/64" layer of chocolate, white sponge and layers of butter...More

Thank Dinerwhoknows
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We have stopped here frequently for their donuts and coffee and on one of those stops just before Easter we asked if they made Pizza Chena (Easter Pie, Pizza Rustica). The answer was yes! So, if you don't want to make it yourself next year,...More

Thank BBDY
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is the best place (probably only) place in Wayne to get great Italian pastries, breads and cakes. Always fresh, always tasty. not cheap. If you want to eat breakfast like the Italians do, grab a coffee and a sweet treat and eat on the...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious pastries the cannoli was fresh and creamy. Great variety. The line went quickly since they were well staffed.

Thank TamandBobby
Reviewed 18 January 2017

They have great bread and decent pastries. The only problem is a couple of times we have gotten pastries that were not fresh enough - the texture of crunchy items were giveaways - but other times they've been fresh and they're great. The problem is...More

1  Thank PLSNJ
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lobster Tail is really beyond compare. Must try in my opinion. All pastry is fantastic in this store in my honest opinion. I was travelling in NY and stopped by for breakfast. I would definitely go again when I travel to NY again.

Thank albrecht0820
Reviewed 25 November 2016

They sell stale pastries! Their Italian bread is salty. Prices are expensive and so not worth it. Drive a few extra minutes and drive to Calandra's in Fairfield.

Thank carly0420
Reviewed 22 May 2016

European bakery in Wayne, NJ became my favorite haunt. You name any specialty baked goodie, they will have it and not just one or two choices but several. What impressed me most was the fineness and quality of their products all displayed in 5 foot...More

1  Thank Dinerwhoknows
Reviewed 9 March 2016

So great to have a bakery so close that is a sure thing. I have never had anything I didn't love from Gencarelli's. But the absolute favorite is definitely the pignoli cookies!

Thank NJBeachLover54
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This local bakery has a great number of pastries and reasonably priced cakes that are worth the sometimes long wait on Holidays.

Thank luxonly15
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6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Valley Rd, Wayne, NJ 07470-3952
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 973-872-0500
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