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Penny Cluse Cafe

$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
+1 802-651-8834
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“penny cluse” (157 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good coffee, maple syrup of course , gravy and biscuits and so many good choices. Really friendly staff. Highly recommend.

Thank vermonter57282
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you enjoy breakfast as me and my wife do, this place is a most! Went there for second time (first time was about 5 years ago) and this place is still as good as it was. I don’t understand how they can make pancakes...More

Thank ElArtista_Ram
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone in our group really enjoyed their food, even my picky 5 year old; turns out they serve their entire menu (breakfast/lunch) all day, so he got to eat Mac and cheese for breakfast. Pancakes, eggs, and biscuits and gravy were all great. They had...More

Thank krms517
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for breakfast with friends that attended UVM. The hostess told us the wait would be an 45 minutes but it took closer to an hour; we were not disappointed, however, as the restaurant is close to downtown Burlington and Church Street, and therefore...More

Thank ReaganMurphy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must eat place. The service is outstanding, the wait time (bc it is great) was doable. We order 2 dishes the Belber Combo and the braised beef tacos. The BC we had blueberries added to the pancakes and the tacos the black beans we...More

Thank Mamamia15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had not been here for a while and the only disappointing thing is that i had not been here in a while :) I had eggs and polenta with black beans and it was delish. I need to get here more often!

Thank vthereandnow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highlight of a lovely but frigid day in Burlington. Wait was shorter then expected and food totally hit the spot. Highly recommend!

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hevavos verde was delicious, and sitting at the counter makes for quick service and nice conversation.

Thank outdoorepicure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal at the Penny Cluse. The menu had American favorites like corned beef hash mixed with some more exotic items like tortilla soup. The tofu salad, home fries, and grilled cheese were notable. They have new specials every day. The service...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very popular breakfast spot. Get there early or expect to wait for a table. Unusual specials every day: We had pumpkin bread french toast with cranberry compote and it was so good. The other special was a delicious corned beef hash which we also...More

Thank Wendy W
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22 May 2017|
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Response from IngaGaminga | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately.
12 June 2015|
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Response from Crazycatladyceramics |
Not a question about a fad. A question about an illiness. For anyone else wondering. We ate there and they where extremely sweet and acomidating. Best restaurant in Burlington.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:45 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Cherry St, Burlington, VT 05401-3817
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-651-8834
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