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Best Croissants on the UES?

MVNYC Jan 17, 2010 08:11 AM

Have a hankering for a really good croissant, just wondering if there are any standouts.


  1. Jacquelyn Jan 18, 2010 12:25 AM

    This is so not at all on the UES but have you ever tried the croissants at the Donut Pub on 14th? I have no idea why, but they're pretty amazing, or at least they used to be. And it's 24 hrs!

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      chocolatechip Jan 18, 2010 10:03 AM

      Ceci Cela makes my favorite croissants in the city. Though they are located down in soho, they do wholesale distribution to a number of places...not sure where on the UES would have them but it's worth finding out!

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        demo5 Jan 20, 2010 04:51 AM

        It would have been Payard until they closed. However, I have seen that Butterfield's market on Lex between 78th and 79th is now carrying some Payard things. I don't know if it is only cakes & chocolates, but it is probably worth a phone call to find out.

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