This is the second Nino d'Aversa I go to. It is somewhat smaller than the other one but they have all the same great services (bread, hot lunches, coffee bar, ice cream,etc) We enjoyed our lunch outside the day we went! Great service and great food; can't ask for more!
I used to love this place as it is the only bakery close to my house, but the olives are always mushy, the ladies behind the meat/cheese/dessert counter rush you even if the place is dead, and are extremely rude when you ask questions. The owner picked stuff up off of the floor and proceeded to (without washing his hands) go and rearrange the fresh bread section. None of their baguettes are... more
Tried some of the desserts here.
Pecan caramel cheese cake - tasted okay but nothing worth commenting on.
Red Velvet cake - tasted dry and days old at least.
Eclair - I think they used dark chocolate and so it had a more bitter taste to it.
I think all this came to over $14 taxes in. Not worth it. I'm sure their ice cream and coffee's are much better but dessert was a failure.
Funny, I have driven by this place more often than I can count and always thought it was an industrial bakery. Then I thought they had walk in service for baked goods...then I walked in!!
To my pleasant surprise this was like a one stop shop of a variety of Italian foods. There is a bakery for breads, deserts, and pastries. Then there is gelato, brick pizza oven, hot foods, and a cafe!
I had... more