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Penny Cluse Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
+1 802-651-8834
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“penny cluse” (162 reviews)
Open Now
06:45 - 15:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a very popular cafe. If you don't arrive close to their opening hour you will likely be waiting in line. The restaurant is quite spacious. The upstairs sitting is quite nice. There is also a bar where single diners can eat. It is...More

Thank Canadatom1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited Burlington for a conference and happened upon this place for breakfast. Really amazing and fresh food. The muffins were excellent, and hands down, had the best egg white greek omelette. A must if visiting Burlington.

Thank rjkipniss
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Burlington for the day, we decided on lunch at the Penny Cluse Cafe. It was one of the best meals we had while spending the week in Vermont. Sandwiches were huge and definitely could be shared. The pear and pomegranate snack was amazing....I...More

Thank brunsoncr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in the area. Very busy most of the time, you may have to wait a bit. Located in shopping area which makes it easy to visit.

Thank 14sharron
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the special of the day, the Apple Bread French Toast and my wife had the Huevos Rancheros. We split the Bucket o Spuds (small version) for an appetizer. Thanks to our waitress for letting us know we could order a smaller version. Our...More

Thank kwnike13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at Penny Cluse Café in October 2018 for brunch while in Burlington for a day trip. We had read the café had the best chicken ‘pot pie’. We started with the banana bread and maple cream cheese spread. Oh my gosh. . . .this...More

Thank FLskibear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gingerbread pancakes are a must if you are able to get a seat and enjoy their breakfast. Also, had the huevos rancheros which are excellent! Definitely arrive early as there is always a line on a Saturday or Sunday!

Thank christinelF5909DE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great way to start your day. Reasonably priced, a ton of food and great service. A little bit of a wait, even at 9:00 am on a Friday.

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast here following an overnight in Burlington. Having read the previous reviews we were no disappointed. Despite there being a queue on arrival we were seated quite quickly. The breakfast menu is wide and varied and everything coming out of the kitchen looked...More

Thank L6470KFjohna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were intrigued by a short queue outside a very ordinary looking cafe, and were lured in by pancakes on menu. We were seated very quickly at the "bar", rather than wait for a table, and had a wealth of breakfast/ brunch options I had...More

Thank Lilacwheaty
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21 May 2017|
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Response from IngaGaminga | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately.
12 June 2015|
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Response from Crazycatladyceramics |
Not a question about a fad. A question about an illiness. For anyone else wondering. We ate there and they where extremely sweet and acomidating. Best restaurant in Burlington.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
06:45 - 15:00
06:45 - 15:00
06:45 - 15:00
06:45 - 15:00
06:45 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-651-8834
  • E-mail
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