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Spiral Press Cafe

15 Bonnet St, Manchester, VT 05255-8919
+1 802-362-9944
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
15 Bonnet St, Manchester, VT 05255-8919
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2017

I really wish the food was better here - and unless you want salad and are GF forget finding anything satisfying. There is a great place to sit in the cafe which makes even the mediocre coffee worth it.

1  Thank abstractmuse
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Upscale junkfood with poor service and a nice atmosphere. It's too bad because this really could be a great place.

Thank chargerdynasty
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is within the Northshire book store. There is a wide variety of baked goods, as well as breakfast/lunch/snack items. You can get a take-away pot of oatmeal to have in your hotel room! We had breakfast: a fried egg on an English muffin and...More

Thank Peter and Linda H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Great cafe attached to a bookstore. Line gets long. And space is tight so it doesn't flow well, but one you get your order, there are all kinds of tables and comfy chairs upstairs.

Thank Dltreks
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Food was OK - reasonable size serve and tasty enough if a bit greasy. We may have just struck a bad day as the place had a nice feel to it and was fairly busy

1  Thank AfterDark
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

My last review was a little hard on the staff. My last visit was with a few clients that wanted to visit the bookstore and I offered to meet them there for a coffee. I was pleasantly happy with my visit. The place was clean,...More

1  Thank Josh W
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

If there were a Cracker Barrel you'd think you were back 100 years! Cafe is above the (best -rated) bookstore in all of New England. Order downstairs and the servers bring your tray up to you. Long refectory-like tables abound so it is a great...More

Thank davidhnichols
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We have eaten here a few times for snacks while visiting one of my favorite independent bookstores. This was the first time for breakfast before heading home. Great coffee, the morning glory muffin was delicious and made a great leftover snack a few hours into...More

Reviewed 29 November 2016

It only takes 3 or 4 people in line and the service at this place comes to a screetching halt. While I love the upstairs eating area, the service is possibly the worst in town - and it's been this way for years. It's a...More

1  Thank btravers7a
Reviewed 19 November 2016

They are the local coffee hangout, with amazing cookies, breakfast, and lunch. I am a coffee snob, so skip Starbucks and get your latte here. There coffee is always amazing. Free wifi and a huge room you can sit and eat or have a meeting...More

Thank amandabickford
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bonnet St, Manchester, VT 05255-8919
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-362-9944
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