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The Sweet Spot

) #1 of 2 Dessert in Waitsfield #11 of 27 Places to Eat in Waitsfield €€ - €€€ Cafe
40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
+1 802-496-9199
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
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40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for lunch and coffee and the salad that was available was so fresh and great tasting, it made my day!!

Thank Reneezd
Reviewed 13 March 2017

So good! Local gem in the MRV. Great pastries, coffee, drinks, ice cream! It doesn't hurt that Johnny and Serena drive a pink VW bus!

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

So glad we found the sweet spot. Great location, perfect coffee, and a wide variety of homemade sweets. Highly recommend!

Thank aliquefisher
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stopped in as we were looking in shops in Waitsfield. They had a good variety of baked goods and we had a raspberry tart which was good. They also had bread, muffins, pies, etc. A nice place with friendly staff and worth a stop...More

Thank MT1
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit this simple little coffee shop offers sweet cakes and cookies but not to be missed the delicious flatbread sandwiches freshly made while you wait. The aroma of bacon cooking caused me to order a BLT. Definitely a good choice I can...More

1  Thank AEB2000
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Lovely little spot. Good coffee and a menu that makes it hard to decide. We had a Boston cream cupcake (yum) and one of the most intense lemon bars I've ever eaten. You must stop here.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Every coffee/espresso you could want, plus the most delicious sweets--including the words best ice cream sandwich. I also love their savory options and sandwiches!

1  Thank GrahamandLuis
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My favorite lunch place! Excellent coffee and ice cream selection but that's not all. Organic juice pops, amazing bakery treats and a full lunch menu including salads, sandwiches and egg dishes. On a beautiful day you can sit outside on the patio overlooking the historic...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Wasn't that crowded but because it's a small place, it felt really cramped and disorganized service wise. Service was fine though not very friendly...I felt like I was bothering them. And for the prices, somewhat high like everywhere else in the Mad River Valley, you...More

Thank Kpkelley
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had a milkshake which was just okay. All of the sweets looked yummy it was hard to choose. The apricot bar I did choose was good. Wish I had time to try more things!

Thank vintagejunge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-9199
The Sweet Spot is the place for delectable pastries, fine coffee and a one-of-a-kind ice cream and riverside cocktail experience. Best espresso in the valley!
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