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105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
802-447-2433
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7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food, free wi-fi, college hangout

Homemade bread, yummy cookies/small pastries, fresh quiches. Food is very good. Tables frequently hard to come by - a lot of college kids on computers. Good coffee, pleasant staff. Clean restrooms. Great local art!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
CLCoronios
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Chatham, NY
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Chatham, NY
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Homemade bread, yummy cookies/small pastries, fresh quiches. Food is very good. Tables frequently hard to come by - a lot of college kids on computers. Good coffee, pleasant staff. Clean restrooms. Great local art!

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Glen Burnie, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The barista was very nice and friendly. The place had some beautiful artwork and a comfortable, relaxing atmosphere.

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South West England, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Having being spoilt by living in a small city full of independent coffee shops, this in comparison was somewhat of a disappointment. The coffee shop was recommended to me by a friend but I'm struggling to understand what all the fuss is about. Yes my hot chocolate is nice and thank goodness for soy milk but otherwise, there's not a... More 

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Paris, France
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Wow this place was packed on a frigid day. Although spacious not so many seat. Great espresso bar, had a perfect double shot, no sugar needed. Tasty, homemade carrot ginger soup and a fluffy piece of quick were great on a cold day. Sandwiches are fat, if you like that. Looks like a popular local meeting spot.

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Portland, Maine
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My husband and I had turkey sandwiches for lunch. The homemade bread was good, but overall the sandwich was average. I had a whoopie pie which was really good. Not too sweet or too much shortening in the filling. There was live music, games and books to encourage interaction and hanging out.

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Orange, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I really wish I had a place like this near me.. Very cozy, comfortable place to have coffee, snacks, use free wifi and read the paper. I carry very little cash, and did not realize this was a cash only establishment. Luckily, I had just enough on me to pay for my cappuccino. The froth was perfect, almost heaping over... More 

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Shelby, Montana
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Nice little coffee shop. Pleasant seating, nice atmosphere, outdoor seating. Coffee is good and they make all your favorites.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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447 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We liked the comfy feel of this place, Locals obviously hang out with their laptops as we were the only customers not using them but talking to each other. Some live music was advertised.

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Avon, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It's late afternoon now and I keep thinking of the rare delight I had this morning biting into South Street Cafe's fresh, crusty cinnamon roll!

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

My wife and I found this place a few years ago and besides good coffee she's always enjoyed the lemon squares and always compares other lemon squares to this place. They have hot coffee and iced coffee but sadly no frozen drinks. Have never had a meal here so can't comment how their food is.

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Additional Information about South Street Cafe

Address: 105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
Phone Number: 802-447-2433
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 South St, Bennington, VT 05201-2246
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: 802-447-2433
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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