Where to Get Your Zeppole Fix in Rhode Island

Bite into St. Joseph’s Day with an Italian favorite. 

Photo via Susan Buratti from DeLuise Bakery Facebook Page.

This article was created in collaboration with Rhode Island Commerce.

In all of your gluttonous glory, take a bite into St. Joseph’s Day with a deep-fried, sugar coated zeppole. This popular Italian pastry may be filled with jelly, custard or cream and is a little taste of heaven every time the sweet treat enters your mouth. As a way to celebrate the Catholic feast, we have compiled a list of seventeen bakeries for you to get your zeppole fix.

A and J Bakery: 1458 Park Ave., Cranston, 228-8696. 

Antonio’s Bakery: 2448 West Shore Rd., Warwick, 738-3727. 

Borrelli’s Pastry: 765 Tiogue Ave., Coventry, 821-0130. 

Buono’s Italian Bakery: 559 Hartford Ave., Providence, 421-4554; 569 Reservoir Ave., Cranston, 467-6000.

Calvitto’s Pizza and Bakery: 1401 Park Ave., Cranston, 464-4200. 

DeLuise Bakery: 701 Oaklawn Ave., Cranston, 943-4567; 1251 Chalkstone Ave., Providence, 351-5826.

D. Palmieri’s Bakery: 624 Killingly St., Johnston, 621-9357.

Felicia’s Coffee: 5757 Post Rd., East Greenwich, 886-4141. 

LaSalle Bakery: 993 Smith St., Providence, 831-9563; 685 Admiral St., Providence, 228-0081. 

Le Favorite Bakery: 951 Namquid Dr., Warwick, 463-3133. 

Original Italian Bakery: 915 Atwood Ave., Johnston, 919-5777. 

Pastryland Bakery: 19 Sanderson Rd., Smithfield, 949-0630. 

Sans Gluten Artisan Bakery: 39 Greenville Ave., Johnston, 437-6735. 

Solitro’s Bakery: 1594 Cranston St., Cranston, 942-9840. 

Vesta Bakery: 47 Railroad Ave., Westerly, 348-7055. 

Vienna Bakery: 110 Maple Ave., Barrington, 245-2355. 

Wright’s Dairy Farm: 200 Woonsocket Hill Rd., North Smithfield, 767-3014. 



To learn how zeppoles are made at LaSalle Bakery, watch a video we produced for some behind-the-scenes action. Interested in trying your hand at making zeppoles in your very own kitchen? Click here to learn more!