The newest dessert shop in Media Borough held its grand opening Saturday with a ribbon cutting and $1 cannoli special.
Viso's Authentic Italian Desserts, located 23 S. Jackson Street, officially opened for business and held its grand opening on Saturday. Media Borough Bob McMahon assisted the Viso Family in cutting the ribbon on their new Media location, along with members of the Media Business Authority and extended Viso family members and friends. To the sound of Italian music and the smell of baked goods in the air, customers quickly filed in, seeking their sweet treats. Welcome to Media, Viso's! Read more about the Viso family and the newest Media dessert shop here.
The newest dessert shop in Media Borough will hold its grand opening on Nov. 10 with a ribbon cutting and $1 cannoli special.
Viso's cakes, cannolis and cookies have been filling bellies since the 1920s and now the family's fourth generation will soon open its newest location in Media Borough. Viso's Authentic Italian Desserts is located 23 S. Jackson Street, at the former Four Paws Shop, near Koffee Korner. The dessert shop is currently open for business but still putting a few finishing touches on the place before the official Nov. 10 grand opening. Co-owner Donna Viso says the grand opening will include a ribbon cutting, live music and a $1 cannoli special. Donna Viso's great-grandfather opened his first shop in South Philadelphia soon after arriving here from Italy in the 1920s. Then in the '70s Viso's father, Anthony, opened another South Philadelphia …