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August First

149 S Champlain St, At the Corner of Main St, Burlington, VT 05401-5092
+1 802-540-0060
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
149 S Champlain St, At the Corner of Main St, Burlington, VT 05401-5092
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on my last day in Burlington. What a great find! I had huevos rancheros bowl - it was delicious. Huge portion, too. I then bought the pumpkin chocolate chip bread and a brownie to go, which were also wonderful. By the...More

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful high caliber bakery! Terrific bread, scones, cookies... and gluten free macaroons! Nice seating area open air Great drinks

Thank Mollyh123
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a great breakfast at August First, sharing the sticky Maple Biscuit and the sausage & egg scramble which is served in a cast iron skillet and also included tomato, kale and potatoes. The weather was gorgeous so the garage doors were open and...More

Thank StacyInDC2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Run to this shop, in a renovated garage, where everything is made crom scratch with local organic ingerdients. I LOVE their maple biscuits and blueberry muffins. They have wonderful breakfast sandwiches, and their lunch menu is fabulous too!

Thank kconnors08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop looking for a Great Sandwich and soup! I found it and by accident. I was recently in Burlington and it was raining so hard I could not see the street signs so I missed my turn and had to go to the next street....More

Thank douglasJ123
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went with couple friends in this bakery for having a mid-afternoon gourmet break. Found here a very friendly and original bakery, where you can enjoy good coffee, pastries and books! Coffee is good, God a latte which was delicious. Pastries are average, with chewy cookies...More

Thank fredg_7511
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This little café captures Burlington’s vibe perfectly. It’s a great place for a healthy lunch. The maple biscuit is really good. I would definitely come here too often if I lived in Burlington!

Thank Emilie L
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Have always been highly satisfied with everything at August, sometime quite crowded but worth the wait. Recommend everything on the menu with great pleasure.

Thank Sandy4556
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We came here twice for breakfast during our stay, not only because of the proximity of this bakery to our hotel, but also because of the excellent food. All the breakfast items we had were delicious. The coffee is good. Be warned that it was...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Been here before, has not disappointed. Their baked goods are excellent(Maple Muffin). Jalapeno Rolls. Was not disappointed in the iced coffee.

Thank 565garryg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 S Champlain St, At the Corner of Main St, Burlington, VT 05401-5092
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-540-0060
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August First Bakery and Cafe is locally owned and has been serving great pastries, coffee, breakfast and lunch since 2009. A true local favorite, located in a bright and open renovated industrial garage. A very Vermont experience with fresh and delicious food served by a friendly staff. Everything is made from scratch! Croissants, scones, muffins, Koiugn Amann, healthy soups and salads.
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