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Muddy Waters

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184 Main St, Burlington, VT 05401-8311
+1 802-658-0466
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07:30 - 23:00
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Sun 08:30 - 22:00
Mon 07:30 - 18:00
Tue - Thu 07:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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Burlington, Vermont
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Muddy Waters is not on Church Street, so is totally local. Relaxed atmosphere with an alternative vibe. People meet there for conversation or to be alone.

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Thank campfam406
Burlington, Vermont
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice little place to get a hot beverage and a snack. Good meeting spot or place to read/do computer work. Friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Dolphinundrwtr
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103 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Cozy, inviting, great location with street parking out front. Friendly people, great drinks. (Ice chai and iced mocha) very good flavor; tasted authentic like, not just cheep chemical tasting. No 'slushy' like drinks available Very impressed. Definitely recommend.

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Thank SusannJohn
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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133 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome place to get a fabulous cup of coffee and sit to enjoy it. Alot of coffee places don't have inviting atmospheres or even room to sit awhile but muddy waters does which is just what we wanted. And fair prices on very rich quality coffee.

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Thank Michelle D
Burlington, Vermont
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I love the feel of this place - great atmosphere, better than most. Good coffee, too, of course. Most coffee shops are pretty bare bones when it comes to their interior design, but these people gave it some thought. Comfortable places to sit and soak up the vibes.

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Thank TreeVT
Springfield, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Everything here tastes fresh, natural and the coffee is delicious. It's a coffee shop with a cool vibe - order at the counter and then seat yourself. Eat in or take out. We had hot apple cider which was spectacular, yogurt parfaits (also delicious), bagels with cream cheese, butter and natural peanut butter (not all on the same one) and... More 

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Thank SDC372
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great coffee, wonderful cocktails, and the Muddy's Shake is legendary! Definitely worth a visit if you're enjoying downtown Burlington.

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Thank Emily Jane W
Mystic, Connecticut
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Super charming coffee shop with all the regular choices and then quite a few more. I adore their plant wall and decor in general. Will certainly stop again when I'm in town. Only thing I'd suggest changing is their music selection.

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Thank compulsivetravel
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very comfortable coffee shop to recharge the batteries. Friendly staff and a nice selection of drinks, different coffees, teas and smoothies. The desserts looked good as well. Their latte were delicious.

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Thank Sara F
Newark, Delaware
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

If you are like me, and like to avoid the corporate coffee shop that rhymes with darmucks, then look no further. Nice local coffee shop, with those killer Vermont vibes. Excellent prices good coffee, and none of that corporate nonsense.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Main St, Burlington, VT 05401-8311
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-658-0466

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?