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Barnard General Store

6134 Route 12, Barnard, VT
+1 802-234-9688
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Very Cool General Store

Great store in a great spot. They've got a little bit of everything. The quality of the meats and... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
Jordan S
South Royalton, Vermont
Delicious Food, Great Atmosphere, & Fair Prices

This place is the best! You really could not hope for a more charming place to eat breakfast... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
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6134 Route 12, Barnard, VT
+1 802-234-9688
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great store in a great spot. They've got a little bit of everything. The quality of the meats and produce is high. Good local beer selection. Can't beat a morning coffee on the porch, overlooking Silver Lake or a summer afternoon with an ice cream...More

Thank Jordan S
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This place is the best! You really could not hope for a more charming place to eat breakfast, lunch, or ice cream. The store is extremely well stocked with groceries and is staffed by smiling, helpful people.

Thank HK_Expat
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My daughter and I stopped at this incredibly historic store (opened in 1832) after a great day at Silver Lake Park across the street. We both ordered freshly made sandwiches, got some homemade snacks, and even tried their ice cream store which is a sit...More

6  Thank vtgmsc
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Located in the center of town, right across from Silver Lake, good stuff to eat, other necessities, and an expansive porch to watch the world go by....

Thank MWitz
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The sandwiches we purchased were very good. They were very filling. The staff was helpful and very friendly. The atmosphere was warm, friendly, and we felt very welcomed.

1  Thank mimipazsak
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our first visit to Vermont included stopping by BGS for sandwiches to go. Great choices, but be sure to check their hours of food service. Delicious food to take and enjoy at nearby Silver Lake! No other take-out option in the immediate area other than...More

1  Thank AZ_Margie
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Even though I live in Town, The BGS is the perfect place for a breakfast or a terrific lunch…get Lunch to go and sit by the lake. Three days ago I had a great Ruben and watched a family of Geese with 6 Goslings not...More

1  Thank 724Lee
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Recommend coming to the Barnard General Store for lunch. Great sandwiches and salads. Recommend sitting at the counter or go across the street and sit at a bench to enjoy the view of the lake.

1  Thank Gregrob1980
Reviewed 26 January 2016

BGS is a microcosm of what makes Vermont the great and unique place it is to this day. The atmosphere cannot be beat and the chili/soup/sandwich selection is excellent. Stopping there when out for a drive is always a must-do and like any true General...More

1  Thank Bryan G
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I was visiting the Maple Leaf Inn up the street and stopped to pick up some local beer on the way out of town. I wound up spending $37 and the gentleman behind the counter was helpful when it came to my choices. I'm still...More

Thank Lee L
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21 July 2017|
Response from BGSMGMT | Property representative |
Hello. We are open 7-8 Monday through Saturday. 8-7 on Sundays. Breakfast until 11am during the week, until noon on Saturday and Sunday. See you soon!