Guidebook for Burlington

Julia
Guidebook for Burlington

Food Scene

Good strong coffee, excellent pastries, a quiet spot for reading etc.
22 místní doporučují
Scout & Co.
1 East Allen Street
22 místní doporučují
Good strong coffee, excellent pastries, a quiet spot for reading etc.
Unusually good, creative food (not cheap).
44 místní doporučují
Misery Loves Co.
46 Main Street
44 místní doporučují
Unusually good, creative food (not cheap).
An old-fashioned Italian restaurant -- pizza, pasta, calzones. Nice folks.
10 místní doporučují
Papa Frank's Italian Restaurant
13 West Center Street
10 místní doporučují
An old-fashioned Italian restaurant -- pizza, pasta, calzones. Nice folks.
Good & fairly priced.
44 místní doporučují
Tiny Thai Restaurant
24 Main Street
44 místní doporučují
Good & fairly priced.
Really good Vietnamese & Thai menu, nice vibe, reasonably priced.
38 místní doporučují
Pho Hong
325 North Winooski Avenue
38 místní doporučují
Really good Vietnamese & Thai menu, nice vibe, reasonably priced.
Good fun, nice drinks menu, fun space. They have their own smoker outside - they are serious about it.
12 místní doporučují
Bluebird Barbecue
317 Riverside Avenue
12 místní doporučují
Good fun, nice drinks menu, fun space. They have their own smoker outside - they are serious about it.
This restaurant/cafe/bar/music venue is funky and inexpensive, and books excellent (free) performers.
43 místní doporučují
Radio Bean
8 North Winooski Avenue
43 místní doporučují
This restaurant/cafe/bar/music venue is funky and inexpensive, and books excellent (free) performers.
Good sushi, cute space.
Asiana House
191 Pearl Street
Good sushi, cute space.
The hippie-esque cafe, been around for decades, with a good, wide-ranging menu including noshes, smoothies, coffee & tea, and beer.
29 místní doporučují
Muddy Waters
184 Main Street
29 místní doporučují
The hippie-esque cafe, been around for decades, with a good, wide-ranging menu including noshes, smoothies, coffee & tea, and beer.
Excellent for breakfast, lunch, and coffee, one of my favorite places in town; also a bread bakery with great options.
27 místní doporučují
August First
149 South Champlain Street
27 místní doporučují
Excellent for breakfast, lunch, and coffee, one of my favorite places in town; also a bread bakery with great options.
Comfort food with a few creative twists, good for all three meals. Big portions and friendly staff!
9 místní doporučují
Our House Bistro
36 Main Street
9 místní doporučují
Comfort food with a few creative twists, good for all three meals. Big portions and friendly staff!

Drinks & Nightlife

Great selection of beers, including Hillstead Farm.
29 místní doporučují
Mule Bar
38 Main Street
29 místní doporučují
Great selection of beers, including Hillstead Farm.

Everything Else

High-level instructors and a beautiful space
7 místní doporučují
Laughing River Yoga
1 Mill Street
7 místní doporučují
High-level instructors and a beautiful space
Nearest post office.
United States Postal Service
50 Main St
Nearest post office.
It's the Y.
YMCA
32 Malletts Bay Ave
It's the Y.
In the summer this makes for a great Thursday evening: food kiosks, free music, people picnicking, quintessential 'localvore' Burlington.
Summervale
180 Intervale Rd
In the summer this makes for a great Thursday evening: food kiosks, free music, people picnicking, quintessential 'localvore' Burlington.
A nice public beach, you may be able to rent a canoe/ kayak/ paddleboard.
30 místní doporučují
North Beach Park
30 místní doporučují
A nice public beach, you may be able to rent a canoe/ kayak/ paddleboard.

Essentials

Grocery co-op; sells conventional and generic as well as natural foods. Outstanding produce and prepped foods, beer & wine, great bulk foods section too.
88 místní doporučují
City Market/Onion River Co-op
82 South Winooski Avenue
88 místní doporučují
Grocery co-op; sells conventional and generic as well as natural foods. Outstanding produce and prepped foods, beer & wine, great bulk foods section too.
The other nearby supermarket.
14 místní doporučují
Shaw's
66 Mountain View Drive
14 místní doporučují
The other nearby supermarket.
Nearby corner store and deli.
Kampus Kitchen
273 Colchester Avenue
Nearby corner store and deli.
Really nice owners and surprisingly good grill/hot food options. They close early though, check the hours before you go.
The Dutch Deli
65 Winooski Falls Way
Really nice owners and surprisingly good grill/hot food options. They close early though, check the hours before you go.

Shopping

This understated, basic-looking store has an unsurpassed wine selection and great advice from down-to-earth staff.
14 místní doporučují
Beverage Warehouse
1 East Street
14 místní doporučují
This understated, basic-looking store has an unsurpassed wine selection and great advice from down-to-earth staff.
At this factory store you can tour the production line and often find seconds on sale.
28 místní doporučují
Lake Champlain Chocolates Factory Store
750 Pine Street
28 místní doporučují
At this factory store you can tour the production line and often find seconds on sale.
Crafty things - jewelry, interesting clothes, cards, prints etc., by Vermont and other designers.
13 místní doporučují
Birdfolk Collective
17 East Allen Street
13 místní doporučují
Crafty things - jewelry, interesting clothes, cards, prints etc., by Vermont and other designers.
Excellent selection of books etc. (cards, calendars), very nice staff.
Phoenix Books Burlington
191 Bank Street
Excellent selection of books etc. (cards, calendars), very nice staff.

Arts & Culture

UVM's small but interesting art gallery.
15 místní doporučují
Fleming Museum of Art
61 Colchester Ave
15 místní doporučují
UVM's small but interesting art gallery.

Sightseeing

This historic spot is also a beautiful natural area along the riverbank. Good xc skiing in the winter, picnicking in the summer, and walking in general. Ask me for directions.
Ethan Allen Homestead
This historic spot is also a beautiful natural area along the riverbank. Good xc skiing in the winter, picnicking in the summer, and walking in general. Ask me for directions.
Truly a must-see place, this "museum"s collection includes historic buildings and a steamship.
75 místní doporučují
Shelburne Museum
6000 Shelburne Road
75 místní doporučují
Truly a must-see place, this "museum"s collection includes historic buildings and a steamship.
A great place to walk, jog, play frisbee, eat a picnic, watch the sunset. In the summer there's festival after festival there. The bike path runs through it and there are several restaurants & bars nearby.
72 místní doporučují
Waterfront Park
20 Lake Street
72 místní doporučují
A great place to walk, jog, play frisbee, eat a picnic, watch the sunset. In the summer there's festival after festival there. The bike path runs through it and there are several restaurants & bars nearby.