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Bristol Bakery & Cafe

16 Main St, Bristol, VT 05443-1318
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“bagels” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
“macaroons” (2 reviews)
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16 Main St, Bristol, VT 05443-1318
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped on lovely Sunday morning, easily able to order quickly and find a seat. Menu was varied, with hot plates, breakfast sandwiches, and bakery treats. We had Trail Hotcakes (multi grain banana pancakes which looked great) and Veggie Benedict which was balanced on a delicious...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Breakfast Burrito 2 eggs scrambled, black beans, home fries, vermont cheddar, sour cream & house-made salsa. 6 with sausage, bacon or tempeh 8 There's a good reason why this meal is so inexpensive, it's absolutely horrible! Their burrito is dry regardless of the Vermont cheddar...More

Thank Penny L
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

this place is confused. I've seen recommendations & reviews exclaiming, "go here for breakfast!" No, don't. Go here for a snack & a coffee. Go to snaps, the diner in middlebury, or even rosie's for a sit-down morning meal. I went with intentions of getting...More

Thank novablack
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We have a daughter at Middlebury and were visiting for Fall Family Weekend! We love Bristol primarily because of Bristol Bakery and Cafe! The blueberry muffins can't be beat. Bagel breakfast sandwiches - yummy. The most delicious breakfast offerings. Charming place! Great service! Nothing is...More

Thank Mary Y
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had breakfast here. The sandwiches were super and the bakery was good. Coffee was awesome. Staff was friendly, nice laid back local place.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were driving through the town and spotted a couple of possible lunch spots. Decided to try this place and were greeted by friendly staff. Food was served quickly and was very good. We sat outside since it was such a nice day, and a...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stopped in just before closing and selection was slim but what they had was excellent. Wish we would have stopped earlier in the day!

Thank Retired-Lt
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Had hoped to have lunch at Bobcat Cafe, but they were not open until 5 pm. Bakery okay. Turkey panini didn't have much turkey and that it had tasted "old". Iced coffees only okay. Macadamia coffees good; detected a bit of coconut in them. Fellow...More

Thank ret1re
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Bristol is another charming little Vermont town, we strolled the streets and window shopped; and then stopped into the bakery to take some goodies back to our camper. At least we walked some of it off.....

Thank Vacationpatrol
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Excellent selection of coffees, pastries, soups, and sandwiches. Daily specials are worth planning to attend. This place makes soup a meal using fresh local ingredients whenever possible.

Thank YankeeforLife56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Main St, Bristol, VT 05443-1318
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Bristol
  • E-mail
Zip code 05443 Phone 802-453-3280
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