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The Big Picture Theater & Cafe

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Maple Donuts to die for

Stopped in to pick up a couple dozen of their famous Maple Donuts. The kids and I just had to have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maggiepearl4
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Waitsfield, Vermont
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Brunch

Super unique! Great atmosphere! We were in search of a good Blood Mary and cappuccino & we found... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
onojno
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“great food”(12 reviews)
“movie theater”(8 reviews)
“fun place”(5 reviews)
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48 Carroll Rd, Waitsfield, VT 05673-4408
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to pick up a couple dozen of their famous Maple Donuts. The kids and I just had to have them before we departed the Valley. The ladies behind the counter are always friendly and very professional. We’ve eaten here at the restaurant as...More

Thank maggiepearl4
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Terrible service and dishonest staff. We were group of 5 that was being joined by another group of 3. Right from the time I asked for a table of 8, that waitress gave us attitude. Midway through taking our order, she abruptly left the table...More

1  Thank B N
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Super unique! Great atmosphere! We were in search of a good Blood Mary and cappuccino & we found both here. The four of us loved our breakfast orders. There were a wide range of options. The atmosphere was charming. Make sure you stop. You will...More

1  Thank onojno
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Friday 3/2 we decided to try a neighbors tip and try the Big Picture Cafe for Breakfast. Arrived around 9:am snow storm. We were greeted by the waitress, saying if your here for donuts, sorry but we are sold out. Their sign says Best little...More

1  Thank Kc L
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

The cafe is alas ordinary except for the baked goods which are delicious. Service was excellent and friendly but this is basic dining. Waitsfield doesn’t offer much else at lunchtime. Hamburger was good. Caesar Salad was so so. The Boston Cream Pie was great.

Thank AJAX6965
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Good bagels and breakfast sandwiches. Great selection of coffee drinks. Very cute store that serves local Vermont ingredients.

Thank Siobhan L
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Great way to spend the end of the day from hiking the Green Mountains. The crab cake is amazing and the drinks were really good!

Thank hikingfoolNH
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We love to come here with our granddaughter for lunch! They are extremely accommodating with a kid's menu and have even made a non-menu PB&J for us. There is a great little playground right outside with swings, slides, and a climbing structure along with a...More

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Another mother and I took our daughters here for brunch after the Farmer's market. The place wasn't busy and we were able to get great service and food served pretty quickly. The flavors are always fabulous here. The girls couldn't resist some of the maple...More

Thank APatrickF
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The food stars at this quirky restaurant/movie theater/movie memorabilia museum. Every dish I had here over a couple of weeks was delish. Served quickly and hot, breakfasts and lunches were fresh, filling, and fun. The staff was communicative and dedicated. I brought friends and relatives,...More

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