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Peter Sciortino's Bakery

1101 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1601
+1 414-272-4623
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian bread” (14 reviews)
“cannoli” (26 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
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1101 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1601
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

The baked good are so beautiful. Just a lovely, lovely pastry case. We got a cream filled lobster tail and a classic chocolate eclair. To be fair, we are able to travel the continent frequently. Not really comparable to Europe's pastries, but excellent effort.

Thank Gigi K
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Yes, I shouted on purpose (used caps). Go in the morning while the CREAMPUFFS are fresh, you won't be sorry. We sat outside and enjoyed Brady Street culture. This historic bakery on the East Side is a MUST!!!!

Thank ChzHeadTX
Reviewed 2 September 2015

You don't find a bakery like this anymore. Everything is delicious especially their Italian bread and cookies. They make your Cannoli's fresh.

1  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The assorted Italian cookies are fantastic. I get a fantastic assortment every year and always at Christmas time. They also have fantastic crusty Italian breads. My favorite cookies are the chocolate macaroons that are dipped in white chocolate. My favorite bread is the artichoke loaf....More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The Canoli's are amazing at Peter Sciortino's Bakery. They are fresh. When I was there, it was breakfast time, and there wasn't any canoli's in the glass case, but I asked to see if they could make one, and the lady was more than accommodating....More

2  Thank Leeann B
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Amazing cookies & breads. The prices are reasonable, and over all it reminds me of the New York bakeries I went to as a kid.

Thank Heatmizer1619
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This bakery is the best in Milwaukee for REAL Italian bread and cookies! We stop here every time we come back to the area.

Thank Grace S
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

This bakery was a stop on the Milwaukee Food tour we went on (see separate review) and it was so terrific we immediately came back right after the tour. Between our group, we tasted the cannoli (crispy and not too sweet), a couple kinds of...More

1  Thank Sue T
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Simply amazing the best danish I have ever had! What others pass off as fresh will seem like day old bakery after a visit here.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Best place to go for ham and rolls in the city. You can even pick up some Italian cookies when you are there

Thank Tony R
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1601
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-272-4623
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