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Brown Cow Cafe

139 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2935
+1 802-681-7489
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“thai salad” (4 reviews)
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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139 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2935
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food , wonderful place for lunch i highly recommend Italian sodas and the wonderful sandwiches that you get glutin free

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in Bennington, and visit often (from Boston) to see my family. The brown cow café is a Great choice for breakfast or lunch. You can always find something healthy, and the coffee and teas are great. You order and pay at the...More

Thank wrenbarlow
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My BFF and I ventured out from our Mt. Snow area mid-week condo getaway stay on a gray and rainy day last week. Wanted a late lunch and we got to The BCC about 30 minutes before closing time at 3pm. I had the Bahn...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My husband & I come every week and thoroughly enjoy breakfast or lunch, coffees & teas, iced or hot. We are so happy with vegan & gluten free options. Counter service with a smile 😊

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Offered clean/healthy food options so hard to find while traveling. Breakfast burrito, Mediterranean wrap - excellent Service - excellent Food - excellent Value - excellent Healthy options - excellent Can get busy, worth the wait. I would recommend Hard to find location w/o map program....More

Thank ShenVal04
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Ordered a kale tempeh salad, paid $2.00 extra for the kale. Total $12.00 and got a small and I mean small bowl of salad with not even a leaf of kale and barely any tempeh. I was so put off I didn't complain It was...More

Thank Inspiration599612
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a lunch and breakfast here on our recent visit to Bennington. Great food and coffee. Really liked the healthy food options, particularly the breakfast bowl. Wish I could get that where I live. Oh, and it's across the street from Hemming Motor News!...More

Thank RickyRight2013
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Me and my mom were looking around the Bennington area for places to eat lunch, and then my mother said the Brown Cow might be good, but our timing did not work out. Specifically, we went there, but then realized we were there after hours,...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

came here while I was in Bennington as it’s one of the few spots that offers vegan. Was not disappointed-Fort he Bahn Mi sandwich and a Thai salad for later (sans chicken)

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Not impressed with the counter servers. After ordering about $60 of To Go food, they reluctantly handed me an old Eddie Bauer bag to put my food in. YUK. I had already tipped them about$15, but had I known that my order was inconveniencing them,...More

Thank Jonny E
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2935
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-681-7489
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Brown Cow Cafe is the healthy alternative for fresh made to order breakfast and lunch in Bennington. Always have vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free soup, sandwiches, salads, and sweets available as part of our regular menu. Full menu of espresso drinks using Vermont roasted fair trade organic Mocha Joe's coffee.
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