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Top Choice Breakfast in Shelburne Falls

Gould's Sugar House

The standard order at this family-run farm is fluffy pancake perfection, drizzled with maple heaven. Other unexpected highlights include the sugar pickles (yes, you read that right), maple ice cream and corn fritter…
Fusion in Shelburne Falls

Gypsy Apple Bistro

This is an unexpected dining delight in Shelburne Falls. The tiny place artfully blends New England ingredients, French flavors, impeccable service and a uniquely inviting atmosphere. The menu is short and sweet – f…
Waterfall in Shelburne Falls

Glacial Potholes

Stones trapped swirling in the roiling Deerfield River have been grinding into the rock bed at this location ever since the ice age. The result: 50 near-perfect circles in the riverbed, including the largest known g…
Bridge in Shelburne Falls

Bridge of Flowers

Since 1929, volunteers have maintained this bridge of blooms over the Deerfield River. One can't deny that it's one photogenic civic centerpiece. More than 500 varieties of flowers, shrubs and vines flaunt their col…
Pub Food in Shelburne Falls

West End Pub

Shelburne Falls' favorite place for a drink also serves a varied menu of sandwiches, burgers, meat dishes and vegetarian options. Best of all, it has a fantastic deck jutting out above the Deerfield River and direct…
Cafe in Shelburne Falls

Mocha Maya's

No matter what your thirst, Mocha Maya's is the place, pouring everything from organic fair-trade coffee to locally crafted beer. Occasional live music and poetry readings take place on Friday and Saturday evenings …
Diner in Shelburne Falls

Foxtown Diner

Here is your classic small-town diner, where the staff is on a first-name basis with most of the customers and knows their order before they place it. Pancakes and omelets for breakfast, and soup and sandwiches for …