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Rainbow Sweets

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International, Bakeries, European
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1689 US RT 2, Marshfield, VT 05658
802-426-3531
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Thu 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Coffee & Tea
Description: Rainbow Sweets is an international cafe and bakery serving delicious...
Rainbow Sweets is an international cafe and bakery serving delicious savory and sweet delicacies fresh from our ovens for 37 years. Our hours are Mon, Wed, Thurs 9am-7pm. Fri-Sat 9-9, Sun 9-5. Closed Tues. We serve lunch and dinner, and always have our famous pastries available.
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  • 42
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
An unexpected treat for the area

Very delicious and upscale pastries for a small town bakery and cafe. Items are pricey, but definitely worth giving them a try. The owner has a unique sense of humor that adds something to the experience if you are not easily offended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
Brenda R
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Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
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Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Very delicious and upscale pastries for a small town bakery and cafe. Items are pricey, but definitely worth giving them a try. The owner has a unique sense of humor that adds something to the experience if you are not easily offended.

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Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful food! If you are within driving distance you must check this place out. Bill is the owner and has the gift of being a wonderful host and a baker. Your mind and your palate will be delighted.

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Miami, Florida
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272 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Rainbow Sweets makes and serves some of the best pastries I've had. Their meat pies, spinach pies, spanakopita, European style pastries and desserts are incredible. All of their food is wrapped in dough or created in pie form. You'll end up eating more than you expected, all the while being entertained by Bill, the owner. Enough other reviewers explain the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My friends and I were driving from Burlington to Bretton Woods and we decided to take a break when we reached Marshfield. This cafe is right on Route 2, so it is quite easy to spot. We walked in to find quite a few of European style pastries on display, and we were recommended "Johnny Depps" (their version of profiteroles).... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Our family stopped in this cafe/bakery seeing the sign that said it served "lunch & dinner" - expecting hoagies or pizza and being pleasantly surprised to find a very unique dining experience. The dishes are all baked meals of recipes from all over the world and the desserts are just amazing. But, what we enjoyed the most, was the owner... More 

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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had stopped for cup of coffee but after going over menu we ordered few things .puff pastry filled with custard was mouth watering delight. Great local cafe .stop by for a cup of tea or coffee if driving by this place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Had to slow going through Marshfield or we would have gone right by Rainbow Sweets. Fortunately, we stopped and were thoroughly entertained by the owner. His patter was well practiced to the extent we ended up with a bigger take away lunch than we intended. However, all the good things he said about the food was an understatement for sure.... More 

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charlottetown
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A fun experience- while I found the owner entertaining, he annoyed my husband with his pushiness. When the customers that were in before us left without tipping him, the owner made fun of them to us and called them down. The empanadas were delicious. The Johnny Depp Profiterole dessert he pushes is just fair, if it wasn't so pricey we... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I stopped at this place to buy bread and then I saw the good looking empanadas and other desserts available. The owner was strange bordering on the rude. No menu with prices was offered and there were no prices posted anywhere. The empanadas were good and so were the profiteroles. the italian bread was also quite good. We asked for... More 

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Fort Myers
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We have been to Rainbow Sweets in Marshfield, Vermont several times but this is the first time I've written a review. This tiny café and bakery is nestled in the little town of Marshfield very close to the Cabot Cheese operation. The food is divine; there's no other word for it. The atmosphere leaves something to be desired but the... More 

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Additional Information about Rainbow Sweets

Address: 1689 US RT 2, Marshfield, VT 05658
Phone Number: 802-426-3531
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Marshfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $9 to $13
Cuisine: International, Bakeries, European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1689 US RT 2, Marshfield, VT 05658
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Marshfield
  • Phone Number: 802-426-3531

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $9 to $13
  • Cuisine: International, Bakeries, European

Description

Rainbow Sweets is an international cafe and bakery serving delicious savory and sweet delicacies fresh from our ovens for 37 years. Our hours are Mon, Wed, Thurs 9am-7pm. Fri-Sat 9-9, Sun 9-5. Closed Tues. We serve lunch and dinner, and always have our famous pastries available.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?