Thanksgiving is almost here and we think you should relax and leave the work and worry to us this year! As always, we have lots of fantastic specials and baked goodness in store, so take a look at our bread, pie, cheesecake, coffeecake and turkey dinner menus below, and give us a call at 529-4303 for all of your locally delicious Thanksgiving needs!
Cristaudo’s Invites all who are brave to join us in the resurrection of Daisy Days' & John Robert’s tortured souls at our bakery. There will be a wedding reception complete with a wedding cake, drinks, appetizers and live music. Admission is free; Donations are appreciated.
The Resurrection of Daisy Days & John Robert will take place at Cristaudo’s on the night of Saturday, October 29th from 7:30 to 10:00. Performance begins at 8:00.
For more information about our Halloween Festivities, see our EVENT on Facebook!
Spring has sprung here at Cristaudo's and 6Pence and we are making all of the St. Paddy's Day, Purim and Easter goodies to prove it! Check out our newsletter to learn about all that we have in store for you!
Our February Newsletter is here! Please take a look to find out about our holiday specials, art shows, our new bread schedule and more!
We know you will be busy this holiday season, so why not leave the baking (and cooking) to us! Click on the document below for a .pdf of our Turkey Dinners, Cheesecakes, Pies, Rolls, Stollen, Coffeecakes, Italian Panettone and more!
You can surprise your loved ones this year with a Buche de Noel (Yule Log Cake). We make this traditional holiday treat by rolling rich chocolate cake with regular or mocha butterfluff, covering it with chocolate ganache, and decorating it with handmade meringue mushrooms.
If you are looking for a special gift or something to bring to a gathering, we make holiday cookie and pastry trays that are perfect for parties, thank-you presents, and other festive occasions.
This year we started making paint-it-yourself sugar cookies, inspired by our friends in Boston. Our iced sugar cookies come packaged with edible "paint", a paintbrush, and instructions.
And don't forget we have special Hanukkah offerings as well...including fun cards, cookies and gifts!
Thanksgiving is upon us, and as always, we have lots of fantastic specials and baked goodness in store! New this year, we are also happy to introduce our "pie it forward" THANKSGIVING PIE FUNDRAISER. If you order your Thanksgiving pies from us, 10% of the cost of each pie will be donated to The Good Samaritan House. Take a look at our bread, pie, cheesecake, coffeecake and turkey dinner menus as well as our fundraiser flyer below, and give us a call for all of your locally delicious Thanksgiving needs!
6Pence and Cristaudo's are hosting a fantastic fete from 5-8pm on October 31st.
The Cabinet of Curiosities will open its doors to unleash the sideshow shadows! Performers and Musicians unite to create a show for you!
Performance, Palm Reading, Temporary Tattoos, Ghoulish Foods and Beverage to drown your thirst and more! Join us after the Pumpkin Race and Before Blood at the Glove for a full Halloween Experience!
Suggested donation of $20, proceeds to support Carbondale Community Arts.
Call 549-4303 to let your presence be known!
You can read more about our event by clicking HERE
Cristaudo's and SIUC Farm to Fork Sustainable Vegetable Farm are partnering to create a seasonal meal utilizing local ingredients, in conjunction with the "EAT LOCAL CHALLENGE"
50% of the proceeds from this dinner will go to benefit The Good Samaritan House & Food Pantry
Tickets are $30/adults, $15/kids 4-12 and free/kids 3 & under
Seating is limited, so call 529-4303 soon for more information and/or to reserve your spot!
There is a lot going on this summer, so peruse our newsletter to find out more about the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce "Eat Local and Win!" program, the "Eat Local Challenge", a special farm to table dinner we're hosting, as well as information about current art shows, local flowers, and more!
Details about our 2nd Annual Special Mother's Day Brunch Buffet can be found inside, along with information about our art shows, local jewelry and gifts for sale, new arrivals at 6Pence, and more!
Check out our March newsletter for information about ordering Hamantaschen and St. Patrick's Day goodies! You can also read about our featured artists; Marty Lee Hagler, Craig E. Ross and Carolyn Tschomakoff.
Take a look through our latest newsletter for all the details about our delicious and fanciful Valentine's specials! In addition, 6Pence is featuring a show by Brett Hunter, whose carved wood wall hangings and prints are currently on display and for sale in our restaurant space. We also have information about Karen Fiorino of Clay Lick Creek Pottery, who sells her ceramics in our shop.
Our 3rd Anniversary was on October 28th, and we celebrated with an open house and reception for Lorenzo Cristaudo's Art Show. Information about the event is inside.
Article about the struggles local businesses face. Includes an interview with Leah. Published in The Daily Egyptian, Jan 28th, 2013.
Article about our business published in The Carbondale Times, November 17th, 2011
Article about our new adventure, published in The Southern Illinoisian, Life and Times, November 12, 2011
Article about our re-opening in Downtown Carbondale. Includes a bit of the history. Published in The Daily Egyptian November 8, 2011