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Little Rooster Cafe

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Route 7A South, Manchester, VT 05255
802-362-3496
Wednesday
Closed
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 106
    Excellent
  • 53
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quaint Spot, Cash Only

We ate lunch here, the menu was good, everything sounded great. The only issue I have is no choice of side dish, it came with beets and some kind of noodle salad. I would have preferred chips. It is also cash only so be prepared if you are with a large group.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
DaisyDot24
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Atlanta, GA
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Atlanta, GA
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419 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We ate lunch here, the menu was good, everything sounded great. The only issue I have is no choice of side dish, it came with beets and some kind of noodle salad. I would have preferred chips. It is also cash only so be prepared if you are with a large group.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

What a GREAT breakfast! Delicious and presented well! The waitress was very friendly and attentive! We are going back tomorrow before we leave.

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Houston, Texas
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

My husband, nine year old son and I visited this little place for lunch while on vacation. I ordered their Turkey sandwich and it was fantastic. We enjoyed our lunch but felt it really isn't a place for children. It's very small and their menu items are limited to things that a child would enjoy. It's more of an adult... More 

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Setauket, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a favorite lunch spot for us. Sandwiches and soups are terrific. Service is friendly and efficient. This place gets crowded during lunch rush but it is worth the wait (if you are outside on line). Give it a try!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Stopped in for a late lunch - they stop serving lunch at 2:30 and we arrived at 2:15. They were gracious and did not mention this when we were seated. We ordered a burger and the Russian Reuben. The items arrived promptly and were delicious. The pastrami was flavorful and delicate. This small restaurant provides flavorful and fresh food. They... More 

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Millville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The place is small but the food is fresh and very good. The women that work there are very pleasant. We were their May 10 (Mothers Day) and May 12 for breakfast. It wasn`t that crowded , must be the time of the year. Will definitely be going again next time we are in Manchester.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Tiny little cafe that is apparently very popular. Every time I go, it's packed. The women who own/run it are very efficient and pragmatic, running the place with impressive efficiency, but can be brusque and abrupt. They don't give the impression that they are terribly happy to see me walk in the door. I always feel like apologizing for showing... More 

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Little Silver, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Our family loves the rooster cafe for breakfast and lunch. We have been coming here for years. In our last trip we went for lunch and devoured their vegetable soup and lamb gyro. My daughter had the mac and cheese and asked for seconds! The menu has so many options and each is better than the next. Turkey sandwish with... More 

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Clifton Park, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We took a drive from Albany,NY to Manchester, VT yesterday to enjoy the beautiful weather and scenery. Got to Manchester and decided to get lunch. We tried numerous restaurants and found only long wait times ahead of us... we remembered passing the Little rooster Cafe and decided to stop there on our way back. It was after 2:00 and there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is a very nice little restaurant. The blueberry pancakes were great. Reasonably priced and good service. The locals eat here, so you know it is good.

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Additional Information about Little Rooster Cafe

Address: Route 7A South, Manchester, VT 05255
Phone Number: 802-362-3496
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:30 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Route 7A South, Manchester, VT 05255
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 802-362-3496

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?