Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx

Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Tejal Rao

There's no shortage of hefty, rainbow-colored Italian pastries on Arthur Avenue. Morrone Pastry Shop and Cafe is just one of the spots you can find cannoli, giant cream-filled lobster tails, super-dense eclairs, and Naploeons so firm they bend back your plastic fork. There's a freezer full of layered gelato cups, too.

Morrone makes Sanguinaccio, a dark chocolate custard enriched with pig's blood, and bakes it off in miniature tart shells (but they won't be selling those until the cold weather comes back). Morrone Pastry Shop and Cafe; 2349 Arthur Avenue, Bronx 718-733-0424

Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx
Photos: Snazzy Italian Pastries in the Bronx

Read the most recent posts on our food blog or explore our restaurant reviews. Contact the writer at trao@villagevoice.com or @tejalrao


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >