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South Street Cafe & Bakery

105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
+1 802-447-2433
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bagels” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
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105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Trying new cafes during our week stay throughout Vermont, this was our favorite café of all! The friendliness of the gentleman who waited on us was exceptional. The breakfast sandwiches and coffees were beyond our expectations.

Thank Christine S
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our cafe! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again when you come back through Vermont.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

If you want a take out lunch for a picnic in Bennington, this is the place. Fresh baked breads, delicious cookies and coffee to go.More

Thank Jeff L
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the South Street Cafe! We're so glad you enjoyed your lunch and coffee and hope that we can continue to improve with future visits. If there's anything we need to do better, don't hesitate to...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great sandwiches and bakery treats packed for a picnic. Also nice to sit at a table outside for morning coffee.

Thank Randy F
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

We're so glad you were able to stop by and that you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again at the cafe soon!

Reviewed 12 December 2016

Step inside South Street and just relax. They have great coffee options and delightful treats. Always something new to try. If you are in town when they have music you will love the entertainment, This place is great for a working lunch as well, Try...More

Thank Erika F
IrishScotYank, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thanks for coming by. We're so glad you had a great experience and enjoyed your time at the cafe! Please stop in again. We'd love to see you back.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Found this place a couple of years ago, while passing through. Stopped for a coffee and a treat. Now I always stop, when going this way. This trip it was the destination with some fall colors to check out. Saturday, they had live music and...More

Thank Rallybob
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

We're so glad to have you as a regular, whenever you're in the area! Please keep coming by and let us know when you're in so we can say hello in person.

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Having recently moved to Troy, NY I decided to take a little day trip up to Bennington since I hadn't been there before. This place caught my eye so I decided to stop in. It had a cozy and welcoming atmosphere and the staff were...More

Thank Derek R
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Thank you for your review! We look forward to seeing you back in, and please make sure to say hello when you stop in again.

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I used to come here over 10 years ago when my mother lived here and used to meet her friends here once a week. Very little has changed, great coffee, relaxed atmosphere and wonderful baked goods. I really appreciated the home made sour dough breads...More

Thank brushjl
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Though we're newer owners, we love how long the Cafe has been around and this is the reason why. Please ask for either Brian or Maeve when you stop in next time so we can say hello in person!

Reviewed 4 August 2016

Loved this place!!!! We had a great breakfast, delicious coffee and pastries made on site. The cafe is small and the staff is happy and welcoming. Most of the tables were filled when we got there and looked like the clients were mostly regulars! As...More

Thank Patricia K
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Thank you so much for stopping in! We're delighted you had a great experience and hope it's just as good...if not better...the next time you come in.

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I love South Street Cafe! Their breakfast sandwiches are great, bagels are fresh, they make a bunch of baked goods, delicious drinks, they serve soups and sandwiches. Inside you will find work from local artists and they even have live music on some days. Prices...More

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Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

We're so glad you enjoyed your time at the Cafe! We look forward to having you back.

Reviewed 20 July 2016

Delicious chai and the place is very welcoming. Altho it's busy theres service with a smile. Nice location downtown. Easy to find.

Thank CHERYL N
Maeve W, Owner at South Street Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Cheryl, Thanks for coming in! We're so happy you enjoy being at the Cafe and look forward to seeing you back in. Maeve

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-447-2433
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Description
At the heart of Bennington since 1994, the South Street Cafe & Bakery serves high quality coffee, tea and baked goods. All soups, breads, and baked goods are made from scratch and by hand. Many offerings are vegetarian, some are vegan, and everything is delicious! Free wifi, live music and artists in residence all add to what we consider our motto - Coffee, Culture and Community.
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