Bennington Restaurants Diners, Cafés, Delis and More
Country stores, farm fresh delis, quirky cafes, and diners. That is the reason you came to Vermont, right?
Diners, Cafés , Delis and More
Boars Head deli products are just the beginning of all of the goodness that is in store for you at the Elm Street Market. Deli style sandwiches, homemade soups and desserts. Plus a number of grocery items with a focus on local. Don’t forget your box lunch, perfect for a picnic at the Henry Bridge. Or, eat at our outdoor picnic tables.
Spring 2021: Coming Soon: Coffee Bar! Check website for details.
Summer 2022 Update: under new ownership (local group)! Historic and charming country store offering fresh local meat, dairy, and baked goods as well as delicious prepared foods. All of that, plus one of the most remarkable buildings in all of Bennington—with a great front porch for hanging out. Vermont vibes and then some.
Home baked breads, fresh made sandwiches in a market setting.
Iconic 1940’s era railcar diner serving breakfast and lunch fare. Re-opened under new management! Check it out.
Fresh modern vibes and fresh delicious burritos, tacos and salads in the heart of downtown. Outdoor and indoor seating.
Local favorite bagel shop and full service cafe, offering soups, sandwiches, wraps, fruit, yogurt, granola, pastries, and, of course, bagels! Reopened under new management on August 17, 2022 (the folks that own and operate Wild Blossom, a fabulous new flower & gift shop)!
Brand new market (opened 3/9/23) and cafe in the heart of downtown Bennington, VT. Features an on-premise kitchen serving delicious cooked meals to eat on site (comfy tables and wi-fi) or to take-out, as well as yummy baked goods, and an assortment of additional grab and go snacks and meals. In addition, there is a fully stocked grocery section which includes fruit and produce, meat, dairy products (locally sourced wherever possible) and other household staples. There is also an interesting selection of beer and wine to purchase for offsite consumption. Check it out!
Friendly neighborhood market and deli northeast of downtown (just north of Mt. Anthony Middle School; convenient to the start of the Route 7 Bypass heading north to Manchester).
July 2023 – Just Opened! From their Facebook page: ‘Want a “REAL CHEESESTEAK”? Well look no further! Philly’s brings Philly to you! Here at Philly’s we use only the highest grade ribeye steak served on a freshly baked philly roll with spanish onions and of course cheez whiz! Come taste the difference!
Ice cream, Yogurt, Coffee Bars, and Bakeries
The brand new Coffee Bar is open for business in the recently-renovated Putnam Block in downtown Bennington! Situated right next to the relocated Bennington Bookshop, the Coffee Bar is open 7am-5pm 7 days/week for coffee, tea, pastries, snacks, art, and live music. They even offer dog treats!
Featuring Mocha Joe’s Coffee from Brattleboro, VT.
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