R&R's Guide to Burlington

Burlington manages to pack a lot of amazing small businesses in its little city, with a focus on sustainability, creativity, and farm-fresh eats. Whether you're visiting or have lived here for years, this is a must-not-miss list of our team's favorite spots in and around Burlington.

a hand-drawn map of Burlington & Winooski with numeric pins.


01  THE CAFE HOT. coffee, biscuit donuts, and creative breakfast sandwiches
03  POPPY CAFE amazing seasonal sandwiches and small market
04  RESTAURANT POCO small plates and great cocktails, walk-ins only
05  ONION CITY CHICKEN & OYSTER raw bar & bone-in fried chicken
06  HONEY ROAD Mediterranean mezze with tapas and desserts
07  HONG'S CHINESE DUMPLINGS Northern Chinese style dumplings
08  PHO HONG Vietnamese noodle soups and other traditional dishes, BYOB
09  NU CHOCOLAT European style fine chocolatier
10  SHY GUY GELATO small-batch, seasonal hours
11  BELLIVILLE French-inspired bakery


12  DEDALUS wine bar, charcuterie, and shop
13  THE 126 known for their traditional cocktails and live jazz
14  LIGHT CLUB LAMP SHOP live music and disco on the weekends
15  MULE BAR craft beer and house cocktails
16  WILDER WINES our sweet & welcoming natural wine shop
24  WALLFLOWER COLLECTIVE comfy couches & seasonal cocktails


17  ANJOU & THE LITTLE PEAR vintage furniture 
18  RHOAN sustainable clothing from the most coveted brands
19  KISH contemporary and pre-loved clothing
20  THE VAULT COLLECTIVE a shared space full of vintage clothiers
21  CROW BOOSKTORE new and used bookseller
22  RAILYARD APOTHECARY medicinal herbs, classes, and events 
23  PROJECT OBJECT curated vintage clothing & home goods

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