Mr. D’s was founded by Anne & Bill DeFusco in September of 2010. Featuring Praline’s Ice Cream — voted best in Connecticut by the New Haven Register — Mr. D’s provides it’s visitors with a unique experience. With whimsical décor and a colorful array of sweets and novelty toys the store evokes nostalgia, excitement, and pure fun.
Opening the doors to Mr. D’s is stepping back into your childhood – only without a time machine. Mr. D’s boasts a selectin of over 200 different kinds of candy, the largest candy store in Connecticut! Then, our bakery has the sweet aroma of grandma’s kitchen as cakes, cupcakes and cookies bake in the oven. Made from scratch, our unique baked goods are made with the highest quality ingredients, from original family recipes. Our Pralines Own Made ice cream counter, classic toy selection and arcade games complete the nostalgic trip.
If you have a craving, satisfy it. Our customers certainly do with our cupcakes, and plenty of timeless and new flavors are behind our Connecticut bakery counter daily. Stay classic by indulging in one of our scrumptious Simply Vanilla cupcakes, or venture to try one of our original flavors: the rich chocolate and cream cheese Black Bottom, the Chocolate Peanut Butter, the sweet-and-salty Chocolate Salted Caramel, and our number one seller, classic Red Velvet. Gluten free varieties are also available. We have over 20 different varieties every day. Cupcakes aren’t the only treats in our Connecticut bakery; find decadent brownies, cookies, lemon bars, raspberry bars and Mrs. D’s homemade Apple Crisp! Mr. D’s is a bakery, Pralines ice cream parlor and a candy store rolled in one! Mr. D’s is a neighborhood place where families and friends spend quality time together in Wallingford Connecticut.
Enjoy our delicious baked items with a flavored bubble tea, with tapioca pearls or an iced chai tea late! Maybe you prefer an all, 100% fruit smoothie. Have a latte or cappuccino, hot or iced! Enjoy a blended coffee frappe or just delicious drip coffee. Soy and almond mile are always available.
Mr. D’s caters weddings, showers, parties, and other events. We have over 6 years of experience catering weddings, bridal showers, Bar and Bat Mitzvah’s and other events all over New Haven County. Contact us today to schedule a testing or consultation for your event!