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Hero's Welcome

3537 US Route 2, North Hero, VT 05474-3007
+1 802-372-4161
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Great bakes

Stopped in when passing through and we're glad we did. The pumpkin muffin was delicious and light... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
PipPaul W
Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Still a 4 Star but for different reasons

My wife & I have and still enjoy visiting and eating at Hero’s Welcome since 2012. Last year the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Austin, Texas
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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!
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“general store” (29 reviews)
“picnic tables” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3537 US Route 2, North Hero, VT 05474-3007
+1 802-372-4161
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in when passing through and we're glad we did. The pumpkin muffin was delicious and light, as was the cherry cake slice. Nice outlook across the lake

Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My wife & I have and still enjoy visiting and eating at Hero’s Welcome since 2012. Last year the counter staff was a bit brusque but much improved this year. Unfortunately the helpful cashier of last year was not there and a very curt dismissive...More

Thank Adan_Lerma
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This doesn't look like much from the outside, but inside, they have all the items a general store would have along with all the things you would see in a souvenir shop. Huge inside with lots to poke through. They also have a café/deli in...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

North Hero isn't a big town so stop here on your way in to get whatever you may need! The store is bigger than it appears from the outside. They offer sandwiches made fresh (there are a couple of seats inside but you can take...More

Thank scarymary73
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We stopped in for take out sandwiches for lunch and ended up shopping in the store behind the food counter for almost 45 minutes before ordering. The wonderful selection of kitchen supplies, local books and textiles kept us entertained until we ordered lunch. The sandwiches...More

Thank Cstrasser
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a great stop by car or boat. We came by boat for lunch one day. The sandwiches were really good and made to order. They have old fashioned candy, bake goods, ice cream cones, pottery, children's toys and everything in between. We ended...More

Thank grassykey
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Cutest rural 'everything' store !! Sandwiches, ice cream and more. Kitchsy Vermont trinkets - they got it, Locally-made Maple Syrup, Candies, Wines - they got it, Pretty gourmet kitchenware - they got it, Novelty souvenirs - got it!! And very moderately priced. Fun place👌🏻

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We drove here after taking the ferry from Plattsburgh. Old general store that is reminiscent of a simpler time. Lots of trinkets, food products, and Vermont staples for sale. Highlight was ordering lunch, then walking across the street to eat at picnic tables with outstanding...More

Thank cmsnyder1328
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Hero’s Welcome, a stone’s throw from Lake Champlain, is a memorable general store. The variety of goods and services it offers is extraordinary: food, wine, clothing, books, toys, maps, photos, kitchenware, greeting cards, toiletries – you name it, and they probably sell it. They also...More

Thank RGinCT
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place has everything you need. Groceries, clothes, dishes, games, linens, camping stuff, and great sandwiches. The sandwiches and pastries are fabulous, the coffee is good, and there is so much to look at. What a fun store!

Thank Torrey67
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