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Cafe Caruso

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707 Bleecker Street, Utica, NY 13501
+1 315-735-9712
Today
07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 12:00
Mon 07:00 - 17:00
Wed - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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Utica, New York
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

All great Italian pastries. Nice place to have coffee and visit with friends. Really like their pusties.

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Thank swtstuff
Whitesboro, New York
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This Italian bakery is by far the BEST in the Utica area. A matter of fact, its better then a well known bakery out in Hartford, CT. All of mine and my families Birthday cakes come from here. Excellent customer service, QUALITY. You honestly get what you pay for.. sometimes even more. Moist, and as close to Italian Pastries that... More 

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New Hartford, New York
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235 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Needed a birthday cake quick for a co worker so stopped in and was able to get a rum cake. It was delicious. Good, quick and friendly service.

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Lake Placid, New York
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

I visited Cafe Caruso for the first time, first i want cappuchino but then i changed my mind after i saw awesome Italian desserts. I walked out with two boxes of desserts including almond cookies, cannollis, tiramisu and more. Owner of Caruso Carmela was very friendly and helped me to select wide variety of desserts. I had following day party... More 

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Watertown, NY USA
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

The absolute best, fresh pastries. I live an hour and a half a way from Utica and hadn't been to Caruso's in 15 years... what a treat! And it's all good. : )

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Thank RedHeadDo
Frankfort, New York
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

I always buy my rum cake and cannolli cake from Caruso's they have the best. It's been under the same ownership for 50 years. Pastries are always fresh and delicious. You can't go wrong.

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Thank Sam C
Utica, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

I have been going to this café since I can remember, the staff has always been the nicest people with the BEST pastries you can think of. It is all the original recipe that makes their food shine the best.. keep up the great food and thank you for letting us appreciate all your treats..

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Utica, New York
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

By far the best pastries in Utica. And the biggest and best lobster tails!! They are delicious and filled with so much cream. From the pastries to the cakes and cookies. They are all delicious. I take Caruso's over Florentine, Cafe CaNole and Desserts Beyond the Ordinary any day! Simply the best! Always fresh and always an abundance to choose... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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137 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

We visited on a weekday midafternoon & tried a variety of the pastry and espresso. The place was quiet; the counter worker was friendly and helpful. I love macaroons and fell in love w. the chocolate covered offering at Caruso's. Espresso was great as are the cannoli. The lemon cookies taste just like my Grandma's. Never had anything so close... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Took an old friend out for an espresso and grabbed a bunch of pastries to go. Caruso's had the feeling of a real Italian bakery. Black and white checkered floor, a couple old men talking about the old days and an unbelievable smell. The espresso was perfect and we grabbed a bunch of mixed pastries to bring to my in-laws.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 Bleecker Street, Utica, NY 13501
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-735-9712

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