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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 6 days ago via mobile

Do to other reviews about the wait, we went around 11am and only waited about 25-35 mins for a well worth it breakfast. I ended up having the pumpkin bread French toast which was really good. It was a special for the day so I...More

Thank Tommygunz1984
Reviewed 6 days ago

Happened upon this place for Sunday morning breakfast. Anticipated a wait, generally a good sign of a popular spot and it was worth it. Friendly service and a fantastic breakfast. The corned beef hash was amazing, along with a couple eggs and biscuits. Delish. My...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The vegetarian biscuits and gravy is heavenly. The little bit of curry spice on the hash browns is yum! You may have to wait on the weekends but it's a wait worth the time. Don't forget to order the fresh juice, especially if they have...More

Thank 3Needs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had breakfast -- most options come with eggs and beans, which was fine with me. Loved my eggs in salsa with beans. Good service, endless coffee, relaxed atmosphere, good location. Not my first visit, and the previous time was just as good. Look forward to...More

Thank Voyageur_americain
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a very interesting menu, and they cook everything really well. VERY popular, and for good reason -- but be ready for a wait if you go during a peak time. All in all, a place worth visiting more than once, just to...More

Thank wmccoske
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place holds a variety of great foods and they serve breakfast all day. They're all very nice but try to get there earlier than later as they fill up quite fast. The wait staff is nice and are always happy to help. They also...More

Thank Owen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cafe's menu is very diverse full of tasty items. I would highly recommend but get there early as they fill up quickly.

Thank 687larry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Burlington, Vermont make time to eat at Penny Cluse. It deserves to be a destination both for the food and the spirit of the place. Great for breakfast and lunch as well as family friendly. There may be a wait but...More

Thank Warren N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped here on our way to Montreal. great inexpensive place, Had soup and grilled cheese sandwich. was outstanding

Thank BeatlesNut9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were immediately seated upon arrival 9am mid week. There were a fair amount of people waiting when we left. Service was terrific. Coffee and water were continuously refilled. The food? Delicious. Opted for the standard eggs & buttermilk pancakes which were nice and hot...More

Thank Luv2Travel8500
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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
Local cuisine, Kids, 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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