Folk's from the Capital Region have been bragging about DeFazio's Import store for more than 70 years and the legendary pizzeria next door for over 3 decades. Head to 264 and 266 4th Street in Troy for mouth watering pizza, pasta and calzones. Don't wait too long on the dessert though, soon it won't be available.

If you want DeFazio's Italian Hangover Cake for the holidays the time to order is now, seriously like now. The deadline is quickly approaching and you don't want to be without this year.

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Dave Portnoy of Barstool Sports will tell you, a DeFazio's pizza is worth a 2 hour trip from anywhere. See Portnoy's pizza review below, where he rated DeFazio's an 8.2. As much as he enjoyed the pizza, Dave loved the Italian Hangover Cake even more with a score of 9.4.

DeFazio's Italian Hangover Cake is a homemade cake with disaronno, gran marnier, vodka, and orange juice. Each cake is more delicious than the next and the last day to place your order for one in time for the holidays is Friday December 16th. Place your order via email at

The Troy location isn't the only DeFazio's in the Capital Region. The Albany location is near the Palace Theatre in the Albany Distilling Company building on Livingston Avenue. The Troy location is open Monday through Friday 11am-10pm and Saturdays from 9am-10pm. Call 518-271-1111 for updated holiday hours.

DeFazio's Import Store was recently featured in scenes of a Hallmark Channel movie called 'A Holiday Spectacular'. According to News 10, the store was used as a 1950's market in New York City.

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