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Where to get the best Bread Pudding

I love Bread Pudding and would love any suggestions about where to go to get a great bread pudding for dessert. Bonus if it's chocolate bread pudding!

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  1. Oleana had one that made my knees buckle. it was only on the winter menu which you'd have to call to see if it's in effect.

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    1. re: ScubaSteve

      Give us more ScubaSteve, I love Oleana & I love bread pudding. But what kinda bread pudding are we talking about here?

      1. re: Harp00n

        I think it's a brown butter bread pudding and it's so, so, so yummy.

        1. re: Cupcakes

          that sounds about right. i just remember it being a classical interpretation. very custardy/eggy with bits/chunks of bread poking through that had been crunchified.

          1. re: ScubaSteve

            Thanks to you both....and now my mouth is friggin' watering!

    2. Depends on what kind of bread pudding you like. Figs had one with white chocolate that I thought was way too sweet, but people loved it.

      I happen to love the one at Kouzina in Newton. Cherry and apricot, very yummy.

      I do actually like the butterscotch bread pudding at John Harvard's, but in general I don't like their food (too chain-restauranty).

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        1. Sonsie has a great choc. bread pudding. Bricco and Umbria have good bread puddings. Had a decent one at the Good Life w/ banana and caramel.

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          1. re: Joanie

            I agree w / Joanie that Bricco's is classic and amazing, presuming it's still made w/ the same care as it was under Iocco.

          2. Skipjacks has chocolate bread pudding on their menu. I'm not a conneseur of bread pudding (or spelling of French words), but I found it really enjoyable.