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Moon Dog Cafe

295 Main St, Chester, VT 05143-4459
+1 802-875-4966
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (23 reviews)
“scones” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
295 Main St, Chester, VT 05143-4459
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in Chester and this is my favorite place to go to eat. Everything is fresh and I always leave FULL. This is SO hard to do anywhere now a days... The young staff is very friendly and always accommodate my diet needs. I...More

Thank veggiekittyyy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious spot for a bite to eat. Great portions and very flavorful food. I tried and would recommend the monkey toast, Thai chicken wrap and steamed milk with maple syrup and a shot of espresso.

Thank finnurine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently spent a few days in the Claremont NH area and had stumbled upon the Moon Dog a few years ago. This year we made it a point to travel the 30 or so miles from Claremont to Chester just to...More

Thank paulthemovieguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful lunch spot. Is a quaint, friendly, vermont cafe serving salads, coffees, teas, cakes, sandwiches. All home made and local. I had the special sandwich of the day, a toasted sourdough with ham, vermont brie and pear. Was great. Thick slice of good...More

Thank MikeBirdman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in Springfield VT and headed to Chester for a little variety. It was well worth the drive. Some sweet ladies out front told me I had to have the Curry chicken sandwich, I opted for a Thai wrap with peanut sauce, because...More

Thank Yavonne L
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This was out first trip here and wont be our last one. The food is remarkable without question. Wether you are a meat eater or vrgi eater there is something hete for you. The ingredients are fresh, local and non gmo. The atmoshpere is pleasant...More

Thank Jeffery C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

When staying a night in Chester and having spent the afternoon poking about in the shops, we decided to stop in the end for a nice cup of tea. The shop is a little bit of a mix of café, gift shop, essentials, etc. Fun...More

Thank wme133
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

First, ambiance is charming and full of character. The people running the place were very friendly. We shared the apple & goat cheese salad, SO delicious. We each had a grilled cheese, the cheddar and tomato and the Brie and tomato. Both were outstanding!! Bread...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We popped in on the recommendation of a friend and ended up going out of our way to go back again the following day. It's a great little market with a fantastic bakery and cafe and super friendly staff. Try the scones, try the veggie...More

Thank Love_and_Adventure
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This little gem of a store made our trip to this area and better by offering some great choices so that we could "eat in" at our accommodations in Grafton VT. Main course to dessert they have it covered and it was top notch -...More

Thank RennyG123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Main St, Chester, VT 05143-4459
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-875-4966
  • E-mail
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