$10 for $20 Worth of Baked Goods
With over 40 kinds of breads baked daily, the selection includes Italian breads, such as knots of calamata olive ($3.19 each), quarter sheet cakes ($17.99), apple fritters ($0.75 each), and 9-inch berry pies ($7.99).
Though billed as a bakery, Borracchini’s has expanded its offerings to include much more than just colorfully frosted cakes and cookies throughout its 91-year history. At the full deli counter, glass cases brim with mortadella, prosciutto, and provolone, which the staff assembles into sandwiches and pizzas. Shoppers can create their own Italian feasts at home after perusing a small grocery selection of olive oils, wine, pastas, and sauces. Boracchini’s bread menu also bears a Mediterranean accent, exhibited in loaves such as the rosemary parmesan toscano. But none of this distracts the bakers from making their own sweets from scratch. Each morning at dawn, they craft nearly 20 kinds of donuts and breakfast pastries, as well as pies that range from tangy lemon meringue to savory mincemeat.
The cake was awesome! Moist white cake on top with a rum filled custard and then a layer of chocolate cake on the bottom.Myra R., Yelp, 4/24/13
What service! And, not only was the service exquisite, the cake was delicious.Anna F., Yelp, 5/21/13
2307 Rainier Avenue South
Seattle, Washington 98144