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La Brioche Bakery and Cafe

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89 Main Street, Montpelier, VT
802.229.0443
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Sunday
Closed
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Concord, New Hampshire
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Admittedly this review is based on only one product as that is all I had there, but this bakery was average. I tried the chocolate croissant and found it denser and the texture tougher than I expected especially considering this is a bakery for the culinary school.

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Thank Alderaani
Montpelier, Vermont
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I have been a customer at La Brioche for 15 years, mainly for their excellent, student made, breads.My son, who lives in Manhattan, said to me yesterday, 'Dad, when I come home with a freshly made organic Ciabatta, I could eat the whole thing !!'. He used to work at La Brioche. My favorites are the WHOLE GRAIN, OLIVE BREAD... More 

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Thank Dylanlad
Montpelier, Vermont
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

If you want to find interesting and unique baked goods with an international flair, visit La Brioche. The breads are outstanding and the pastries, delicious. The Chocolate Mousse cakes are to die for! For a quick bite to eat while in Montpelier, stop by La Brioche and enjoy a tea or coffee with a pastry or sandwich in a cafe... More 

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Thank gn410
Oklahoma City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

From what I understand this bakery is staffed by students at the local culinary school...we just grabbed a monkey bread and coffee to go...the monkey bread was so good! Everything looked fantastic and it was hard to decide which treat to have...

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Thank lollyOklahomaCity
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were on a road trip back to Canada and we made a little pit stop in Montpelier. We stopped in to get a treat at La Brioche. Everyone there was super friendly and the treats were delicious. We had a jalapeño cheese croissant and a raspberry chocolate tart. They were both very good and satisfied out... More 

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Thank BradleyLeung
Rye, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

We shared a chocolate cupcake, an almond croissant, and some whipped cream concoction, and it was pastry heaven, albeit the cupcake was a bit too sweet. They also have good coffee. The lunch menu looked good, but we only had pastry.

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Thank NHjo
Montpelier, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Affordable, quiet atmosphere, family friendly, best for meeting a friend for coffee and a pastry. The NECI students make all the treats in a back room that you can view through a window. Very entertaining!

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Thank JHallow
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

I saw the store on the corner and across from the New England Culinary School and Yah! Let pack some sweet in my body! I ordered a Croissant, fruits danish and cinnamon bun , i dont like it ,too dense if compare the pastry at King Arthur Flour are better. Sorry, may be is not for me.

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Thank sujamas
Fairfax, Vermont
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

La Brioche always has a range of great coffees, sandwiches, salads and pastries available. Service is usually efficient.

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Thank Darlene W
Montpelier, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Truly indulgent baked goodies, plus sandwiches, coffee, espresso et al, free wifi, great location at the junction of Main and State Streets...stop in, hang out, enjoy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Main Street, Montpelier, VT
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Montpelier
  • Phone Number: 802.229.0443

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