Chowhounds descended upon Cannelle Patisserie in Queens soon after it opened in 2007, smitten with its baguettes, éclairs, fruit tarts, and Napoleons, among other treats.

Now janie has a couple of words for the almond croissant: “STELLAR!! MAGNIFIQUE!!” PlomeekSoup agrees: “a truly ethereal experience! As is the passion fruit–guava Danish.” JH Jill adds, “In my experience, anything with croissant-like pastry in it is outstanding there. The problem is eating just one.”

Cannelle Patisserie [East Elmhurst]
75-59 31st Avenue (between 75th and 77th streets), East Elmhurst, Queens
718-565-6200

Discuss: Almond croissant at Cannelle is………….

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