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Burlington Bay Market & Cafe

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125 Battery St, Burlington, VT 05401-5208
+1 802-864-0110
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Burlington, Vermont
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is lacking, but you have a great view of the lake and can sit outside in warmer weather. The food is great. I love the creamy clam chowder. Everything is excellent! Prices are very reasonable. There's an ice cream window in the summer with really good Vermont ice cream as well as soft serve. This is also a... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

breakfast, lunch or dinner: an imaginative but simple menu, very friendly staff and a view of Lake Champlain and the NY side of the lake that you just can't beat. And the best maple creemee around .... (soft serve ice cream) in the summer .

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Thank Larry K
Atlanta, Georgia
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64 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

I ate here twice for lunch while I was in town. The guys who worked behind the kitchen counter and delivered food to the tables were super nice and attentive. The food was very yummy, and I didn't have to wait long for it. I recommend the avocado BLT - it was delicious! I went in winter time, so I... More 

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Thank Sally S
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

This a great little cafe with a small store and excellent coffee and food. One of the best lattes I've had in a while coupled with Thier excellent steak and cheese sandwich. The sandwich was home cooked on fresh bread as was great. The view was very nice a great place to stop by on any day.

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Thank thetubasings
Hilo, Hawaii
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216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

The Burlington Bay Market and Cafe has been on our list of places to try. We had an excellent dinner of Grilled chicken sandwich with apple and Cheddar cheese, Crab Cake sandwich and home cut fries. Delicious and hit the spot. They offer a very good selection of sandwiches, salads, burgers, wraps, coffees, and beers. They also have a market... More 

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Thank Michael R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We popped in for soup and sandwiches and, while the staff were friendly, the food wasn't great. The turkey sandwich made me feel a bit nauseated, so I threw the second half away. Their breakfast might be good - I wouldn't recommend doing lunch.

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Thank Dustin G
Northallerton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Wonderful weekend breakfast, nicely cooked. Great view. Staff very friendly. Great sandwiches served all day.

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Thank Mark D
Littleton, New Hampshire
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We went there on a busy Sunday am when most of the breakfast/brunch places had long lines, we went into the market and we're glad we did. The sandwiches and egg dishes were delicious And the view superb. I'll be going back soon.

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Thank Lars1463
montreal
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

A lot of variety of food good service and best piece The terrasse is the place to see the sunset We will come back next summer

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Rodney, Canada
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331 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Burlington Bay Market is a great place to sit on the balcony and enjoy a mid afternoon snack. Good ice cream choices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Battery St, Burlington, VT 05401-5208
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-864-0110

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?