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Bristol Bakery & Cafe

16 Main St, Bristol, VT 05443-1318
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 17:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
16 Main St, Bristol, VT 05443-1318
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We were on a road trip and happened to stop there for coffee. One look at the carrot cake and I HAD to have a piece, which I was going to share. One bite and there was no sharing anymore...my husband had to get his...More

Thank lamd98
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I ate at the one in Hinesburg. I had heard about it for years. I was so disappointed. I left full but unsatisfied. Both of us . Never again. I had breakfast burrito. Next time I’ll drive extra distance to something better . Not cheap...More

1  Thank Chriscarlspencer
Reviewed 29 October 2017

stopped for a quick pastry and coffee for the road. the pastry was just ok. in fact, a week later, i dont even remember exactly what sort of croissant i ordered but it was dry and the lady hadnt even offered to warm it up....More

1  Thank Gabrandall
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful espresso mousse, dessert. Not too sweet, actually perfect for me. It was so delicious. The owner waited on me, very friendly.

Thank Jody R
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Lunch sandwiches were liked by all except me. I ordered the grilled cheese and it wasn’t at all what I wanted- it was Mozzarella, tomato and spinach on focaccia bread- not toasted at all. I ate only a few bites—it was perfectly fine, just not...More

Thank NWRob
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Sad to say this was the worst place we ate in Vermont. It is worth noting though that the good food bar is set high in the Burlington area. We arrived for a late lunch on an unusually hot day. There appeared to be no...More

1  Thank Velomanti
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you are staying in the area or travelling through town this is the place to stop. Many choices especially on Sunday. Fast service, excellent food and parking in the back.

Thank almenj
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had the delicious pastries, coffee and lattes but breakfast fare was enjoyed by others as well. Everything you want in a cafe right in the center of town.

Thank maureensmith3
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Used to be really awesome - more variety, fresher, better managed. Now it's ok - still a beautiful space but just lacking in basics many cafes have like hummus or tuna. Limited selection and very unchanging in options.

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 15 July 2017

As a student at Middlebury, sometimes I just had to get off campus and out of town, and Bristol Bakery was my go to for a cute, sunny study spot with awesome coffee, great food, and free wifi. Their cakes are absolutely to die for!...More

Thank Callie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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
Zip code 05443 Phone 802-453-3280
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