Home of the 14-inch Pancake, Papa Pete’s In Vermont Shouldn’t Be Passed Up

It goes without saying that when you visit Vermont, you’ll need to try (and buy) some authentic maple syrup. So, when you’re touring around the state, how about heading to Papa Pete’s in Bennington for their massive pancakes. Along with enjoying your delicious meal, you’ll get to top it off with some maple syrup too!

Since 2009, Papa Pete’s has been serving up food loved by locals and tourists alike. This family-run business was also named in honor of the owner’s father. So, if you’re ready to feast on some amazing comfort food, head to 1104 Woodford Road, Bennington, VT 05201.

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Depending on how full you are after indulging at Papa Pete’s, take time to explore the museums, shops, and sites around Bennington too.

Papa Pete’s is currently open on Thursdays through Sundays, from 7:00am to 12:30pm. To learn more about their menu and to make reservations, visit here.

Address: 1104 Woodford Rd, Woodford, VT 05201, USA