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Vaccaro's Italian Pastry Shop

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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SALADS
served with a slice of focaccia bread and some of our homemade olive spread
$6.9
Fresh Mozzarella & Tomatoes
topped with fresh basil & extra virgin olive oil
Side Salad $4.95
With Chicken $2.2
Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce topped with fresh grated cheese (with chicken - add $2.20) choice of dressing: creamy caesar, creamy italian, or balsamic vinaigrette
PANINI
includes choice of one side, all served grill pressed on focaccia bread
$9.65
The Ed Hale
salami, pepper ham, mortadella, fresh tomatoes, asiago & provolone cheese, and let's not forget our fresh basil mayo garlic spread
$9.65
Big Boss
roasted turkey breast, artichokes, sauteed onions, fresh tomatoes, provolone cheese, and our fresh basil mayo garlic spread
$9.65
Little Boss
marinated eggplant, artichokes, sauteed onions, fresh mozzarella, fresh tomatoes, provolone cheese, and our fresh basil mayo garlic spread
$9.65
He's A Ham
pepper ham, fresh tomatoes, provolone cheese, and our fresh basil mayo garlic spread
MUFALATO
it's the homemade olive spread that makes the difference (includes choice of one side)
$9.65
Original
talian pepper ham, salami, mortadella, fresh tomatoes, provolone & asiago cheese, along with our extra virgin olive oil
$9.65
Margarita
fresh mozzarella & tomatoes, topped with fresh basil & extra virgin olive oil
$9.65
Turkey
roasted turkey breast, tomatoes, provolone cheese, & of course our homemade olive spread
$9.65
Veggie
marinated eggplant, artichokes, tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, fresh basil, and our homemade olive spread
SPECIALS
$8.55
Mama Jo Chef Salad
ham, turkey, bacon, tomato & american cheese choice of dressing: creamy caesar, creamy italian, or balsamic vinaigretteserved with a slice of focaccia bread & some of our homemade olive spread
$8.75
Chicken Pesto Salad
our chicken salad served over lettuce choice of dressing: creamy caesar, creamy italian, or balsamic vinaigrette served with a slice of focaccia bread & some of our homemade olive spread
$8.55
Chicken Pesto Mufalato
chicken salad made with basil mayo, lettuce & tomato includes choice of 1 side
$7.65
Blt Mufalato
bacon, lettuce, tomato & mayo includes choice of 1 side
$7.45
Italian Grilled Cheese
american, provolone & asiago cheeses includes choice of 1 side
SIDES
$3.3
Tortellini Salad
$3.3
Pasta Salad
$3.3
Hot Pepper Salad
$3.3
Marinated Artichokes
$3.3
Olives & Asiago Cheese
ITALIAN CAKES
add a scoop of your favorite gelato to any of the above $3.15
$6.2
Rum Cake
3-tiered cake soaked in rum, layered with vanilla and chocolate custard, and coated with sliced almonds
$7.15
Tiramisu
choice of traditional or amaretto
$6.2
Cassata
cannoli cake" regular or chocolate 3-tiered cake, layered with cannoli cream and coated with sliced almonds
$6.2
Chocolate Hazelnut Cake
layers of hazelnut cream inside a chocolate cake
$6.2
Add $1.5
American Cheese Cake
add your favorite topping: strawberry, chocolate, cherry, or raspberry
$6.2
Italian Cheese Cake
"ricotta cake" made with ricotta cheese
About
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.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$11
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Lunch
CUISINES
Italian, Cafe
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews cannoli italian cookies pastry cream puffs rum cake italian pasta panini sandwiches pignoli cookies great pastries amazing desserts little italy behind the counter worth the wait take home inner harbor my favorite
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fast friendly service with the ultimate selections- truly something for everyone. From gelato to cannoli to the gigantic eclairs! Located in the heart of little Italy.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Susan E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yesterday evening I had left work and was on my way to the hospital to visit my FIL who just had major surgery. I wanted to grab some dinner and some treats for him and others who would be visiting. From the moment I walked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CaitT66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exploring Little Italy we stopped in at Vaccaro's. Right by the entrance was a glass display case with about a half dozen different types of biscotti and more than a dozen types of Italian cookies. Down the aisle from it were cannolis, tiramisu, and a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RLDCA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a great dining experience. Service was great. It has a very Nice Italian Café atmosphere reminds me of Café’s in Italy. The Original Muffuletta was delightful along with the Pepper Salad...Yummy is an understatement and the Mini Cannoli are to die for... definitely a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mrbmist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge portions and lots of different types of Paninis. Giant desert selection. Cookies and cannolis all very good.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Tworedsox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the area and looking for a piece of cheesecake...this place popped up on a search saying "big desserts". Always having eyes bigger than our stomachs, we marched in. While it was mid-afternoon and the place wasn't all that busy, we waited forever...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 11 January 2019

Stopped in here when passing through the area to pick up a box of Italian cookies and cannoli, Prices are not cheap (almost $23 per pound for cookies), but we enjoy them so it is worth the splurge every now and then. Service is quick,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed 5 January 2019

When we visit Little Italy we stop into Vaccaro's Pastry. They even have macaroons for Gluten free me which is a big deal...delicious everything.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Breathingmagic
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Making cannoli here for sixty years. Tasted great. Wonderful selection of pastries cookies and gelato.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank edsC3308HS
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Getting seated was pretty quick on a Friday night. Great coffee and cannoli to end a date night in the city.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DayTrip694522
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Sheri1969
13 August 2018|
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Response from Nicolette V | Property representative |
No, we did not. They had a party of 9 and we could not add a chair to the table because of a fire hazard. They just needed to wait for another table to open. This had nothing to do with a wheelchair as this would have been... More
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