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Bove's Restaurant - CLOSED

68 Pearl St, Burlington, VT 05401-4332
+1 802-864-6651
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
6 May 2016
“So Full!”
16 Jan 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Pearl St, Burlington, VT 05401-4332
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

Chicken noodle soup! Mostaccioli with sausage! It doesn't get any better. And you can take home a bottle of sauce! Love it!

Thank Softcotton
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This restaurant is now closed.The family has moved on to building a new facility to bottle their sauces locally.They will cater events too, but no in house restaurant.

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 23 December 2015

With restaurants opening and closing all the time, what does an eatery have to do to become a legend and last 74 years? By the time you read this, Bove’s Café will have served up its last meal. The family has decided to concentrate on...More

Thank w1sj
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Mu husband and I ate our last wonderful meal at Boves last weekend. We are so saddened by the restaurants closing on December 23rd. I have eaten there for many years. But after over 75 yrs in business, they decided to close and to focus...More

Reviewed 30 November 2015

We were up in Burlington on Saturday, November 21st and decided to take in an early dinner. Also because we heard that they were closing in a months time so we could say we had been there. Well, 2 out of the 3 ordered the...More

1  Thank GVitag
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

It will be sad to this place go. Only a few more weeks to go before it closes after 50 years. Food still tastes the same as it did when I was young. Meatballs a little burnt, sauce with great taste. Thanks for all the...More

Thank K2service
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Closing after 75 years, Bove's will be missed. My wife and I ate there this week and it was like when we first ate here 35 years ago. Had salad and their incomparable minestrone. I also had lasagne - the one that should have beat...More

Thank dmount2001
Reviewed 21 October 2015

This place is an institution in Burlington. Fabled for it's authentic, basic, home cooked REAL Italian food and great prices. I heard a rumor they are closing and that is a travesty. If you're in the Burlington area in the next little while, get there...More

1  Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Food was great, simple. Unfortunately it had been a busy night, so they were out of lasagna and bread. Waitress wasn't the most attentive, but I guess if they're closing in two months, customer service isn't a top priority. Food made up for what she...More

Thank Mama2mme
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Posted By Mark Davis (Restaurant News) on Fri, Sep 4, 2015 at 4:54 PM Bove's restaurant, one of downtown Burlington's most cherished eateries, is closing its doors after 75 years of dishing out classic Italian fare. The Bove family said in an announcement Friday that...More

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Pearl St, Burlington, VT 05401-4332
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-864-6651
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