Delillo Pastry Shop
610 E. 187th St.
between Arthur/Hughes Aves.
An Italian bakery in the heart of the Arthur Avenue food store neighborhood. Huge selection of Italian cookies and pastries. They have classic cannoli in all the right flavors -- vanilla, chocolate and ricotta cheese. They are also known for their custom cakes for weddings and other celebrations.
There have a few little tables where you can have a cappuccino while you try to choose what to bring home.
What to know:
The shop was originally opened in 1925 by Rocco and Joe Delillo, immigrants from Calabria, who wanted to bring the flavors of Italy to New York City.