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Perreca's Bakery

33 N Jay St, Schenectady, NY 12305-1138
+1 518-372-1875
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cupcakes” (15 reviews)
“italian bread” (33 reviews)
“tomato pie” (14 reviews)
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33 N Jay St, Schenectady, NY 12305-1138
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Want some crusty amaxingly delicious bread? This is the place for you. There are some Italian specialties also but the bread is the best.

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 1 week ago

While attending the street festival I had to get in line to try something from this famous Italian Bakery. We waited for a while to get in but it was well worth the wait. They had canolli and cupcakes, sauces and meats it would have...More

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever I am in Schenectady I have to stop for the Italian bread. It is so very good. You will enjoy it.

Thank ReGets
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have eaten at Perreca's (More Perreca) sporadically over several years while in Schenectady; most recently in July. It is a very laid back atmosphere and offers a relatively small menu of Italian specialities. Unfortunately dishes tend to be bathed in gravies and dressings and...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

We went for lunch; the food was excellent (especially the bread from their bakery); the service was great. Enjoyed it so much we went back the next day for breakfast - we were not disappointed.

2  Thank D053004
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is the bakery not the restaurant More Perreca's which is next door. The bread is excellent small and large long and round. The also have great cupcakes and tomato pie along with pre-made Italian sandwiches. Wheels of sharp provolone and fontanelle sit on the...More

3  Thank 571Chris
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Great breakfast and friendly service but turned out to be a bit pricey $40 for bacon eggs coffee and some biscotti. Thought NYC was bad.

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Saw an article about Perreca's in ALT magazine and had to stop by as bread is my favorite food group. To say it's delicious would be a vast understatement. I could go on and on about how great the bread is but I suggest you...More

2  Thank 7oceandrive
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We went for brunch on a Sunday and we're very pleased with the meal, selection, friendliness of the staff, and the casual atmosphere. I wish I will have time to go back for dinner as you can tell the quality.

3  Thank JTM125
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Like grandpa used to make. Dont let the hard crust fool you. The inside is soft and dense. Got a fantastic cannoli too. So good

3  Thank Lisa2365
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 17:30
05:00 - 17:30
05:00 - 17:30
05:00 - 17:30
05:00 - 17:30
04:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 N Jay St, Schenectady, NY 12305-1138
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-372-1875
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