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Guarino's Pastry Shop

865 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062-3431
+1 781-769-4198
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible23%
11 Jan 2018
“Terrible customer service by owners”
7 Nov 2017
“Great cake... but customer service left a bad taste in my mouth”
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865 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062-3431
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Since the last time I reviewed Guarinos, I tired to boycott because I have seen the owners bully their staff. Its just terrible - most of the kids they hire get fired at some point. However, recently, my daughter wanted one of their whip cream...More

Thank burger63
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I should start off by saying that I love Guarino’s cake. I have ordered two cakes from there in the past month and i’m in there almost every week buying cupcakes for coworkers’ birthdays. During my visit last week I spoke with the owner because...More

Thank DissociatedMaven
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have visited Guarino's Pasty Shop about 3 times now and every time our pastries have surpassed expectations. Not only is there an amazing selection of choices, but the women working there are always friendly and constantly adding fresh product to the display cases. I...More

1  Thank Kara S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We purchased two 3 pound cookie trays. The top row was all Italian cookies and all smashed ones underneath. Owner is a real hot head too. Low quality ingredients and taste is just awful.

3  Thank Cheryl i
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Stopped here when a friend was in the hospital and they had the munchies for something sweet. We picked up some great danish and they were so good, we stopped on another visit in this area and got some more! The prices were quite reasonable,...More

Thank Scubach
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is always the first stop when we visit my husband's family. A great local bakery where making a choice is hard. The display of Italian cookies sold by the pound leads us to, "Please put 2 of each and some extra biscotti in a...More

1  Thank anselandyosemite
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The pastries are genuine, made by Italian grandmas and very tasty. You have to order cannolis in advance, which I did not know. The biscotti was great. I treated deprived co-corkers to cream horns and eclairs. Molto deliscioso

Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 15 June 2016

thier Italian rum cakes are to die for, they have and excellent selection of pastry, and cookies , we have be going here for over 20 years

Thank sivadg
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I bought 6 mocha rolls on the Saturday before Easter. I brought them to the table after dinner along with other pastries bought else where. The mocha rounds were dry and had no mocha flavor in the frosting. I returned on Tuesday because they closed...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Usually we make our own birthday cakes but due to lack of time ended up ordering a gold cake with strawberries and whipped cream frosting. It was a big hit! also he cannoli are awesome, the scala bread is tasty, and the lemon meringue pies...More

Thank swansfromBoston
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08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
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  • Address: 865 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062-3431
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Norwood
  • Phone Number: +1 781-769-4198
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