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queenbx Jul 1, 2010 11:02 AM

Looking for a selection of Middle Eastern desserts to go. Was thinking Damask Falafel on Avenue A, but they've closed. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks.

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  1. Miss Needle Jul 1, 2010 11:06 AM

    I like Gulluoglu in Midtown East.

    http://www.gulluoglubaklava.com/index...

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    Gulluoglu
    982 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10022

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      firni Jul 1, 2010 12:29 PM

      I second Gulluoglu - they have an interesting, unique selection of desserts including chestnut flavor of baklava and various other pastries.

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      982 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10022

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      odee Jul 10, 2010 07:28 PM

      Güllüoğlu on 2nd avenue - the sour cherry baklava is supreme followed by the cream baklava. Went to Güllüoğlu in Karakoy in Istanbul in 2001 brought some to Athens with rave reviews.

      1. daffyduck Jul 10, 2010 08:57 PM

        I like Andres cafe and bakery in the UES, it might not be middle eastern enough though. If you're willingly to travel Astoria Queens also has some great spots.

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