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Radio Bean Coffeehouse

8 N Winooski Ave, Burlington, VT 05401-3792
+1 802-660-9346
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Great spot for live music

Had the opportunity to catch a show here with a solo musician. Loved the vibe of the place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Liz T
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Charlottesville, Virginia
via mobile
Great for what it is...

...a dirty, smelly, homeless person's oasis. Don't get me wrong -I'm neither a proletariat, nor... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
mellofellow
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GTA, ONTARIO, CANADA
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1 week ago
“Great spot for live music”
12 Oct 2016
“Unique intimate bar”
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 02:00
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8 N Winooski Ave, Burlington, VT 05401-3792
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+1 802-660-9346

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the opportunity to catch a show here with a solo musician. Loved the vibe of the place - casual, intimate, not crowded. Bar service was quick. I would definitely return. PS - The performer was playing for tips so bring some cash and support...More

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 19 February 2017

...a dirty, smelly, homeless person's oasis. Don't get me wrong -I'm neither a proletariat, nor aristocrat- just be prepared for the street kids (and their dogs) who are treated as well as any. I kid -a bit. What I liked is that it's a great...More

Thank mellofellow
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by on a Saturday night, got some very wholesome food and drink then enjoyed listening to a good local band. Very eclectic vibe but fun great place to relax.

Thank AC543212345
Reviewed 30 November 2015

I actually frequent this place out of a commitment to some of the bands that play there. My concerns include: -Generally dismissive and unfriendly wait staff. This is an ongoing problem. -Very unclean bathrooms; this is a red flag for me. I am aware that...More

1  Thank Yelso M
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I don't know if the other reviewers are employees, owners, or just don't care about anything but the music, but this was the most disappointing place we visited on our first trip to Vermont. Expectations weren't that high. It is what it is - a...More

2  Thank Rainy3_Travels
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Local/New England beers & great, affordable cocktails. Live music every night, attached to small restaurant, (Duino. Duende) that serves full menu. Also attached to "Light Club Lamp Shop" a funky wine bar/ dessert lounge. This place has it all! A must see for Burlington visits,...More

Thank Kat W
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

The ambiance is perfect the food is delicious and music plays around the clock. If you could ask for more then you should check your priorities. We ordered the Cubano which was the best sandwich I've ever had and the Sweet Loader which absolutely delicious....More

1  Thank Gatekeeprr
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Radio Bean is a coffeehouse with interesting food and some of the best beer in VT - we all tried the Shake (stout with coffee and maple syrup) -- it is definitely something to put on your bucket list. However many of us went back...More

Thank karen b
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

We were suggested this place by the guys at Zero Gravity Brewery for the music scene. We went about 9pm on Thursday night and they had a nice jazz band playing. The place has the small college town funky coffee shop you would expect. We...More

Thank LisaNM
Reviewed 11 October 2013

The free, live music starts at around 7pm - every night. Some of the acts I saw were real class. Each act has its own time slot & they keep to it. I like that . This place is a cool spot to drink /...More

1  Thank Stephen A
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