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“Appropriate name”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Hero's Welcome

Hero's Welcome
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: A most interesting store that deserves a stop. Full deli, bookstore, gifts, Vermont-made items, kayak, canoe, SUP and bike rentals, toy department...something for everybody!
Useful Information: Food available for purchase
Charleston, South Carolina
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Appropriate name”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2013

Well stocked grocery with plenty of store baked goodies. Lunch in the afternoon has many offerings---sandwiches, salads which are quite good. Nice atmosphere. We would like to explore more of this store which is pretty big....

Visited August 2013
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  • English first
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English first
Saranac Lake, New York
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46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Perfect!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2013

Where else can you find a mug shaped like a cows udder, while ordering an Apple Annie, after reading A Farm of Her Own, while wearing handerpants? Only here. Great sandwiches at a great price & you can eat at a picnic table overlooking Lake Champlain. What else do you need on a July afternoon? Did I mention the handerpants?

Visited July 2013
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Westchester, NY
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Perfect stop”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2013

Hero's Welcome is a "have to" stop if you're in the area! There's something for everyone at this roadside shop. Great food, incredible gifts, and just about anything you could want or need. Lots of fun just wandering through the shop looking at all the "different" things, practical and whimsical. Don't miss Hero's Welcome!

Visited July 2013
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Level Contributor
42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Hidden Gem”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2013

Thank goodness someone clued us in about this amazing little store with the best sandwiches and baked goods AND a store with everything!

Visited August 2013
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Grand Isle, Vermont
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132 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Beware of bicycle season”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2013

HW has some of the best sandwiches in the Islands. But they have limited tables because of septic limits. Increasingly during bicycle season cyclists will occupy tables for extended periods, chatting and relaxing long after they have finished eating even while others are standing waiting for a free table. We are giving up on HW for lunch during late summer and fall. It's too bad the store loses business because others lack courtesy.

Visited August 2013
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