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Surprisingly well priced

Very friendly staff, reasonable prices, wide range of items offered for such a small shop and of... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Perth, Australia
Decent Eats, Complicated Payment Process

We have been to the Barnard General Store many times over the years for quick supplies (snacks... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Clifton, NJ
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6134 Route 12, Barnard, VT
+1 802-234-9688
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, reasonable prices, wide range of items offered for such a small shop and of course a beautiful view of the lake from the doorstep!

Thank memee08
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We have been to the Barnard General Store many times over the years for quick supplies (snacks, ice) while camping at Silver Lake, and for sandwiches and ice cream. Its great to get things on the run. Most-recently, we visited to meet friends for breakfast...More

Thank JennInJersey
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Located across from a small Lakeshore, the Barnard General Store, is a great place to pick up a picnic lunch, and anything else you might need on a lazy morning in Vermont.

Thank Judith A
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Without hesitation, the best pancakes I have ever had. The gouda bacon and egg sandwich was also extremely tasty. Loved our short stop in for breakfast here - a charming slice of rural VT. Don't miss this place!!!

Thank khn
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Although not yet the community hub it aspires to be, the BGS has much going for it. For such a tiny place, the grocery selection is great and well priced. Wine selection is perhaps even better. It is well deserving of our support!

1  Thank Ted W
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great store in a great spot. They've got a little bit of everything. The quality of the meats and produce is high. Good local beer selection. Can't beat a morning coffee on the porch, overlooking Silver Lake or a summer afternoon with an ice cream...More

Thank Jordan S
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This place is the best! You really could not hope for a more charming place to eat breakfast, lunch, or ice cream. The store is extremely well stocked with groceries and is staffed by smiling, helpful people.

Thank HK_Expat
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My daughter and I stopped at this incredibly historic store (opened in 1832) after a great day at Silver Lake Park across the street. We both ordered freshly made sandwiches, got some homemade snacks, and even tried their ice cream store which is a sit...More

8  Thank vtgmsc
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Located in the center of town, right across from Silver Lake, good stuff to eat, other necessities, and an expansive porch to watch the world go by....

Thank MWitz
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The sandwiches we purchased were very good. They were very filling. The staff was helpful and very friendly. The atmosphere was warm, friendly, and we felt very welcomed.

1  Thank mimipazsak
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21 July 2017|
Response from BGSMGMT | Property representative |
Hello. We are open 7-8 Monday through Saturday. 8-7 on Sundays. Breakfast until 11am during the week, until noon on Saturday and Sunday. See you soon!