Explore Brattleboro

Explore Brattleboro

Let our unique hotel be your first welcome to the magnificent worlds of art, cuisine, and entertainment that this state offers. Talented artists, dedicated farmers, and audacious adventurers are all drawn here, and with our central location, the Latchis Hotel in Brattleboro is privy to it all.  Live for a few days like Vermonters do:

Eat at Brattleboro Restaurants

Rich vegan breakfast bowls from Superfresh Cafe, crispy fire roasted game hen at TJ Buckley’s, or sugar frosted cider donuts from Amy’s Bakery– whatever you crave, downtown Brattleboro has endless exceptional grub to indulge in. Here are just a few of our favorite restaurants in Brattleboro, and they’re all within five minutes from our hotel by foot. If you don’t see something that piques your interest here, our staff are happy to tell you about other restaurants.

Amy's Bakery

Amy's Bakery

Fresh soups, sandwiches, pastries, and hot coffee and tea.

Superfresh Cafe

Organic Cafe

Vegan dishes, smoothies, and creative baked goods.


Hazel Bar

Pizza, wings, and grinders.

Brattle Burger

Brattle Burger

Specialty burgers, crispy fries, and spiked milkshakes.


Duo Restaurant

Farm-to-table finery and a killer bread board at Sunday brunch.

Drink Vermont Beer, Coffee, and Other Good Libations

Locally brewed and bottled sour IPAs at Hermit Thrush brewery or Whetstone Station, a creamy Vermont maple latte from Mocha Joe’s, or a frisky apple cider cocktail at Duo, these fine watering holes are just the beginning of your imbibing options.

Whetstone Station

Custom brews, bottles, a rooftop deck in summer, and famous pub chips.

Turquoise Grille

Brews on draft from all over and a sophisticated wine list to pair with dinner.

Metropolis Bar

Metropolis Bar

Cheap pints, infused cocktails, and a funk DJ on Thursdays.

Hermit Thrush Brewing

Hermit Thrush Brewing

All sours, all brewed on the premises.

Kipling's Pub

Cozy and simple with Vermont beers on draft.

Echo Restaurant & Lounge

Your spot for inventive cocktails with a great happy hour on Thursdays.

See Vermont Attractions

Young children flying through the air with streamers blazing at New England Center for Circus Arts, social justice displays at the River Gallery, the latest and greatest films at our in-house cinema, or a local artist’s Kabbalah mural at the Brattleboro Museum, culture hounds go wild for our town’s inimitable art venues.

The Latchis Theatres

Live events and the newest films.

Brattleboro Museum

Brattleboro Museum and Art Center

Longterm and rotating installations by locals and national artists alike.


The Vermont Center for Photography is sleek and modern with a new show every month.


New England Circus Arts

The preeminent New England Center for Circus Arts features special performances and events.

River Gallery and School

Beginner classes and rotating feature exhibits.

Vermont Jazz Center

Vermont Jazz Center

Classes and events with big name performers from all over.

Shop Local

Pen and ink drawings by Edward Gorey from Mystery on Main Street, rugged adventure gear from Sam’s Outdoor Outfitters, the latest tomes on art, history, and politics from Everyone’s Books, specialty furniture from Emerson’s, and exquisite hand-thrown pottery from the Gallery in the Woods. Local stores put these and more treasures at your fingertips. For even more downtown Brattleboro shopping options, see our shopping guide here.

Monsters & Heroes

Monsters and Heroes Store

A shop to feed your inner geek.

Evan James Jeweler

Evan James Jewelers

Your go-to jeweler in the town of Brattleboro.

Altiplano Boutique

Posh clothing and fun and funky gifts.

Everyone's Books

The best new titles and classics along with calendars and bumper stickers.

Vermont Artisans

The Vermont Artisans gallery

Fine works and crafts by local artists and makers.

Play at a Vermont Destination

Scale Mount Wantastiquet for a panoramic view of the town and valley, stroll along the Connecticut, or run off road and through the woods at the Retreat Trails–Brattleboro brings outdoor recreation directly to you. Cyclist? We have a bike concierge program. When you’re done with your rental bikes, leave them in your room and we’ll return them for you!

Mt. Wantastiquet

The ultimate view for a short day hike.

Retreat Trails

Nine miles of mapped woods and carriage roads in the middle of our town.


Golf course, country club, and cross-country skiing in the winter.

Mt Snow

Mount Snow Ski Trails

Super downhill skiing and riding just twenty minutes from town.

Experience Brattleboro

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