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Dorset Rising


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$4 - $15
American, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food for lunch or breakfast, pastry is fresh and very tasty. It’s like eating in someone’s kitchen. Great for breakfast , fast service. Pastries are great, custom cakes look to good to eat

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little eatery in the heart of historic Dorset. We had a wonderful breakfast with homemade baked goods and breakfast sandwiches.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Cathy B
Reviewed August 6, 2019

My husband and I are vegetarians and had a very nice small breakfast here. The cafe is sunny and inviting and, although the menu is not large, the food is interesting and good. It is a friendly place apparently well liked by visitors and locals...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank moragvt44
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

We were staying at the Barrows Inn and walked to the Dorset Inn each morning for breakfast (it was included with our stay). On the way back we would stop at the Rising and pick up sandwiches for our hikes. They had a nice selection...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Christie L
Reviewed May 26, 2019

We stopped in here to pick up some treats to have with us in the car during a road trip day. We got a muffin and chocolate croissant, both of which were delicious. However, I was stunned by the prices. I first thought maybe everything...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

This place stinks!! We came here two years ago and had a terrific meal in a quaint setting and decided to bring our daughter all the way from Mn to have a meal here. We made open table reservations for this day and with much...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LadyRaj
Reviewed February 8, 2019

This quaint bakery and cafe serves breakfast all day, tasty salads and delicious sandwiches. The food is creative and plentiful. The best part are the decadent baked goods lined up at the counter - oh so tempting! They have an assortment of coffees and tea...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Travelot36
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Whatever time of day, there are pastries, breads, sandwiches and/or breakfast to tempt you. A friendly,local stop.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sheilam513
Reviewed October 16, 2018

This little bistro is excellent. We split a fancy salad and Reuben Sandwich. I've never had a better Reuben anywhere. In fact, everything was great. I just wish this restaurant was near where I live. It was hard to find with GPS for some reason....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hedthree G
Global819473, Guest Relations Manager at Dorset Rising, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting, and we hope you come back soon!

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I’ve no complaints regarding the quality of the food. Home baked breads, decent portions, tasty sandwiches. However, the prices are some of the highest I’ve encountered in Vermont. And Dorset isn’t new to me. My lunch partners assured me that their croissants were first class...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 225hald
Global819473, Guest Relations Manager at Dorset Rising, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thank you so much for your insightful feedback. We at Dorset Rising are proud to offer all freshly made food and pastries using the highest quality, local products. All of our breads and pastries are made by hand. These ingredients often cost a little more...More

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