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Best things to do in Waterbury

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

BBQ Restaurant
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“Award-winning BBQ place and brewery. Seems to always be busy, no matter when we go. Good food, but limited options for vegetarians.”
66 locals recommend
Factory
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“Ben and Jerry's Factory! Always very busy. Try to go during a weekday if you can, between 10am and 3pm. Factory tour takes about 30 minutes. ”
54 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Tour where the ice cream is made and the story behind it. As well as eat great ice cream! ”
57 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Incredible food, maybe the best restaurant in Vermont. Definitely more upscale. An emphasis on local ingredients. Perfect for dates. Reservations pretty much essential, at least 2 days in advance. ”
41 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Good combination of local food sources and high quality ingredients. Large beer selection much of which is local. ”
33 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great place to stock up on groceries when getting off of Route 89 before heading North”
17 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Our family run restaurant, bar, live music and event space! Plus yoga classes and more in our upstairs studio!”
12 locals recommend
Bar
“This is the local's bar, with a beautiful wood-beam interior and bar top made from a bowling alley lane. Great food, awesome beer list... ”
17 locals recommend
Factory
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“Ben and Jerry's ice cream...need more be said? Take a tour, have some fresh ice cream and visit the flavor grave yard !”
11 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Gourmet pizza with creative and delicious topping combinations. Ever changing beer list. Cool interior.”
16 locals recommend
Brewery
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“The "Pro Pig" has a restaurant side and a brewery and bar behind the restaurant. They also make some of their own craft beers that I really enjoy.”
15 locals recommend
Café
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“Great for lunch or breakfast, more of a healthful bend. Great smoothies and juices, and nice to meander into the adjacent bookstore.”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Wine bar...great place to go before dinner...also, they have a great wine shop with wine at all price points. ”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of our favorite brunch place - the eggs Benedict are delicious. Often a wait on weekends.”
8 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Craft beer store that sells all the beer and cider your hearts desires from both near and far. Call to find out what days Heady Topper is delivered there if you’d like to purchase some for the road or for home. There is a max purchase though-two four packs.”
4 locals recommend
Café
“Discover what makes the Green Mountain Coffee® experience so special at our visitor center and café in Waterbury, Vermont. Located in a beautifully restored train station built in 1875, explore our passion for coffee from "source to cup" through interactive displays and videos. Then, have a taste! Our café brews a daily variety of free coffee samples and offers a tempting selection of coffees, specialty drinks, and locally made baked goods and light fare.”
8 locals recommend