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1 Lawson Ln, Ste 10, Burlington, VT 05401-8445
+1 802-862-7446
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Lawson Ln, Ste 10, Burlington, VT 05401-8445
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a busy day - with a wait of 45 minutes but the menu seemed promising enough that we opted to try. We walked around the area as they promised to call when our table was ready so that helped matters a great deal....More

Thank Sharpeipup
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had breakfast here. It was simply delicious!! I had traditional Eggs Benedict, the Canadian bacon and the sauce were fab!! We also had peanut/coconut/ tofu scramble really flavorful. My husband had the breakfast Huevos del sol he thought it was great. The coffee...More

Thank fuzzy37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, a little pricey and the location is nice. I have other places I prefer but Magnolia is worth checking out for brunch.

Thank 3Needs
Reviewed 4 February 2018

When we went for a birthday breakfast the place was so crowded with only one waitress that the food took forever and some dishes arrived without ingredients that were advertised on the menu because they had run out. we felt they should have told us...More

Thank vermonter57282
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Years ago I would go to Magnolia several times a month but inconsistent service eventually caused me seek other great options in the area. I did go back at a friends request and the service was good but the portions were so small. 12 bucks...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This basement level restaurant specializes in breakfasts apparently, and they describe themselves as 100% green operation. The old factory atmosphere -brick and stone walls, exposed huge beams, etc.- make for an interesting esthetic, but the limited menu and the prices for reasonably small plates made...More

Thank MK_in_VT
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Service was outstanding Food excellent! (Crab cake Benedict) Bloodmarys were the best ever!!! Allowed us to take our time & finish even well after they closed. Super friendly & great conversations with staff Rosie the manager is what a manager should be & our waitress...More

Thank Julez2331
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

A little bit out of the way, but worth the effort! Primarily all vegan and vegetarian options, serving only breakfast and lunch with locally sourced offerings. Fresh and delicious! Great service. A little pricey, but well worth it!

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We were interested in a breakfast/lunch place so decided to stop by Magnolia which was serving both breakfast and lunch menus. We were the only ones in the restaurant and the service was really good and attentive. We both ordered the hot chocolates - which...More

Thank 0504Traveller
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We enjoyed a Sunday brunch here. The restaurant was very crowded, so it's hard to call this place quaint. But the food was very good. No complaints.

Thank TravelBug0422
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lawson Ln, Ste 10, Burlington, VT 05401-8445
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-862-7446
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, Magnolia Bistro is Burlington’s best kept secret. We are the first certified-green restaurant in Vermont, with a menu of breakfast and lunch favorites made with the highest quality ingredients available. We feature a great selection of local, organic, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and meat-loving items to suit any palate.
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