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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
“Contemporary gastropub vibe. Good food, good craft beer selection, overall fun place to dine!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Located in Barre, Vermont, the “Granite Capital of the World,” Hope Cemetery serves not only as a place to remember those who work outside the craft and are buried there, but also as a tribute to the stone cutters and artisans interred amongst the sculptures they created while they lived.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Guided shuttle tours of the hundred-year-old quarry offer exceptional views of the 50-acre, 600-foot-deep active quarry–the world’s largest dimension granite quarry.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great pizza, great beer. Located also in Plainfield, Hardwick, and Montpelier.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Entertainment
“A museum of sorts. Next to the capitol building, is filled with Vermont history including some art. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Also good food. Fish n Chips and Turkey club a re genrally excellent. Some microbrew beers available. Trivia on Tuesday nights from 7-9pm. Fun!”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Amazing sandwiches and pop up food that includes, ramen, thai food, pho and more.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Changing exhibits, nice artsy atmosphere. Artists have their studios there as well.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“dance floor, pool tables, tvs, video games, outdoor area with firepit, basketball net, and horseshoes”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Great coffee and now serving food! They often have fun things happening, like talent nights, story telling nights, game nights, etc. Also, the owners are friends and live on Orange Street!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Really good food, best taken to go unless you don't mind a bit of a seedy atmosphere. Best italian in town, second best poutine. Calzones are humongus...easily feeds two.”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Barre is 5 miles from Montpelier and has a fascinating history of immigrant granite workers.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Also a decent restaurant. Really good clam chowder, salads, and fried pickles!”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Burrito Place
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  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Bar
“Contemporary gastropub vibe. Good food, good craft beer selection, overall fun place to dine!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great pizza, great beer. Located also in Plainfield, Hardwick, and Montpelier.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Also a decent restaurant. Really good clam chowder, salads, and fried pickles!”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
“Really good food, best taken to go unless you don't mind a bit of a seedy atmosphere. Best italian in town, second best poutine. Calzones are humongus...easily feeds two.”
  • 1 local recommends
Burrito Place
  • 1 local recommends
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