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Crazy Russian Girls Bakery

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443 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2141
+1 802-681-3983
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Bennington, Vermont
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Not sure what all the fuss is about anymore. This bakery is a poor example of the culinary delights in our beautiful town. With the inconsistent hours lately due to the husband taking a different job maybe they would do better if they we to remarket as a "pop-up bakery"?

Thank LadyMcKenna
New York City, New York
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842 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

A cute little place with variety of bread and pastries available, some good choices too depends on your preferences and likes.

Thank Jun J
Bennington, Vermont
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I can't eat here anymore due to diet restrictions, but yeah. It's yummy Try the lunch too, not just the pastries. You won't regret!

Thank Lori S
Concord, NH, United States
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81 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Not sure what all the fuss is about! The place is small and very dirty. The food is bland ( had zorba the Greek sandwich) and some of the ingredients they advertise on their menu are actually substituted with other ingredients (tzatziki source v. Sour cream). It's a bakery but they don't sell bread.. You can't get a receipt printed;... More 

1 Thank Love_To_Go_Placesl
Bennington, Vermont
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Absolutely the Best in the Nation! And I have had the "Best in St. Augustine" Did not hold a candle to Crazy Russian Girls! Whether you have it as a cupcake or a cake you have to order, just do yourself and your mouth a favor....DO it. You know you want to.

Thank suer52
Troy, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

food is great. ,cheese steak yum. bakery. omg. wonderful They have a chess board and nice relaxing chairs. I love their Sovit era poster around. A wonderful unique restaurant.

Thank Bluesy51
Greer, South Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I first ate here as a solo thru hiker on the Appalachian Trail in August, 2014. My memory of the heavy, luscious Apricot Granola Bar that I stuck in my backpack and later used to fuel me on my way northward was strong enough to propel me straight back there as I returned to the area July 21st to hike... More 

Thank Chainelover
Ipswich, Massachusetts
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small store front diner type restaurant with a fun and funky menu. It seemed very disorganized and somewhat dirty. The bakery items were open and uncovered on stands while the girl was aggressively sweeping the floor right next to them, the coffee station was dirty also. We stopped in for lunch on a recommendation from a local... More 

1 Thank Toonzie
Sarasota, FL
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183 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This funky little bakery turned restaurant has great muffins, bagels, sandwiches and all types of pastries. Eat in or take out. The food is really fresh and tasty. Worthy of a visit for a quick unpretentious breakfast. Thumbs up!

Thank retirededward
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on the way home from the trip to Vermont. Family bakery, very sweet, and friendly owners. Offer delicious home style pastry, and outstanding super fresh sandwiches. Great place for coffee-bagel breakfast, and yummy lunch.

Thank Dmitry K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
American, International, Cafe, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2141
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-681-3983
Remember that neighborhood bakery you went to all the time when you were little? Remember the way it smelled and looked? The bakers at CRG are trying to bring back all those memories with our baked goods prepared right in front of your eyes. We use the finest ingredients including King Arthur Flours, Cabot Butter, Belgian Chocolates, and local seasonal produce. Our baked goods taste the way you remember they should. Products include Bread, bagels, a variety of sweet goods, as well as international soups, sandwiches, and hot specials. CRG's bakery and restaurant have been featured in Vermont Life Magazine and was awarded Yankee Magazine Editor's Choice for Best Bakery Lunch in New England 2015.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?