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Things to do in Saxtons River

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.
Miscellaneous Shop
“Vermont Country store carries quality Vermont made products as well as many goods from the past.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Absolutely outstanding food. No other way to say it. Better make a reservation on Friday and Saturday! Perfect for intimate dinners or large family gatherings. (In town: 8-10 minutes walk from house!)”
  • 17 locals recommend
Nature
“Fantastic nordic skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, horse-drawn wagon and sleigh rides, and a warming lodge with fires and hot chocolate. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Café
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“Lovely scenic views of Falls Mountain can be seen while sitting at this lovely new cafe in Bellows Falls, VT.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Antique Shop
“Not your average antique store!" Shop eclectic. Upstairs, downstairs, organized by theme, era, rock/paper/scissors. A real treat.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
“great coffees and desserts, live jazz nights, relaxed, friendly atmosphere...enjoy!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lodging
“They have a formal dining room inside of the inn or casual pub fare in the Phelp's Barn. There is live music every week in the barn. Try the white wine sangria! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Fabulous drinks and food--tapas heaven! (In town: 8-10 minutes walk from house!)”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 5 locals recommend
Historic Site
“You'll be pleasantly surprised by the variety of food here. A good general store with a deli and food to go as well.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Wonderful theater located in the center of town in one of the historical buildings in Bellows Falls, VT with $5 movies that are great for the entire family.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“Visit the Frank Adams Grist Mill - it’s like stepping back in time 120 years ago. Completely preserved. Few nice antique shops along the way!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“If you are buying meat and are looking for a butcher this is the place to go. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Book Store
“Independent book seller offering current titles, children's books,, and more.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Museum
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Absolutely outstanding food. No other way to say it. Better make a reservation on Friday and Saturday! Perfect for intimate dinners or large family gatherings. (In town: 8-10 minutes walk from house!)”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great no frills diner food....a historic bell wether! (In town: 8-10 minutes walk from house!)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun seasonal restaurant everyone visits at least once a summer, if not more, with family and friends. Fresh fish frys to homemade milkshakes are this restaurants favorite picks.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Decent food, karaoke, live music, cold beer in the charming village of Saxtons River just a few miles up the road from Bellows Falls.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“A beautiful old Vermont barn with two floors, lovely fireplaces, great bar and good food. Its easy to sit and stay all night!”
  • 1 local recommends

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