1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

The Reservoir Restaurant & Tap Room

Not Rated.
The Reservoir Restaurant & Tap RoomThe Reservoir Restaurant & Tap Room

128 Ratings
Ratings: 128
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: 9.05%
Taps: 38
Bottles: 27
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

1 S Main St
Waterbury, Vermont, 05676-1856
United States
phone: (802) 244-7827

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @thereservoirvt

None, yet.

(Place added by: scottum)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 128 | Reviews: 38 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of timotao
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

timotao, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of Abilow33
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

Abilow33, Aug 05, 2014
Photo of ArsMoriendiOU818
5/5  rDev +13.1%

I had, hands down, the best veggie burger I've ever had here. Wow, it was so good. They have an amazing beer selection. They had Lawson's Sunshine IPA on tap! Unreal. That beer seriously competes with Heady Topper. This place is heaven on earth. So good.

ArsMoriendiOU818, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of MacQ32
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

MacQ32, Jul 29, 2014
Photo of RMoeNay
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

RMoeNay, Jul 28, 2014
Photo of ctone
5/5  rDev +13.1%

ctone, Jul 27, 2014
Photo of emottram
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

emottram, Jul 23, 2014
Photo of Cooker_stp
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

Cooker_stp, Jul 20, 2014
Photo of NHhomebrewguy
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

NHhomebrewguy, Jul 19, 2014
Photo of Rochefort10nh
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

Rochefort10nh, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of Walkerjgt
3/5  rDev -32.1%

Walkerjgt, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of Pwbres
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

Pwbres, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of vtbeerandbud
4/5  rDev -9.5%

vtbeerandbud, Jul 14, 2014
Photo of Speedbump
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

Speedbump, Jul 13, 2014
Photo of mendvicdog
4/5  rDev -9.5%

mendvicdog, Jul 10, 2014
Photo of Nichols33
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

Nichols33, Jul 10, 2014
Photo of WanderlustNJ
5/5  rDev +13.1%

WanderlustNJ, Jul 08, 2014
Photo of wingwalker3
5/5  rDev +13.1%

wingwalker3, Jun 30, 2014
Photo of esktime
5/5  rDev +13.1%

esktime, Jun 29, 2014
Photo of SkiBum22
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

SkiBum22, Jun 27, 2014
Photo of FFreak
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

FFreak, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of Ilovelampandbeer
5/5  rDev +13.1%

Ilovelampandbeer, Jun 24, 2014
Photo of RKing44
4.75/5  rDev +7.5%

RKing44, Jun 17, 2014
Photo of DaveR514
4.5/5  rDev +1.8%

DaveR514, Jun 16, 2014
Photo of amano_h
4.73/5  rDev +7%

The Reservoir is 1/3 of the reason why I wished I live in Waterbury. If their amazing beer selection (including the VT trifecta of Alchemist, Hill Farmstead, and Lawson's Finest Liquids on tap) isn't enough to chide you over, the fact that all the ingredients used in this establishment are fresh and bought locally from farmers and merchants in the Green Mountain State should be able to assuage any non-beer enthusiast to this restaurant as well.

I ordered the Shed Burger and asked my server how else I could make my burger a little more Vermontoise. She then pointed out that despite the fact that they have a burger named the 1/2lb Vermont Burger, the Shed Burger is probably as VT as it gets: The beef is from grass-fed Vermont-raised cows, which is flavored with Shed Brewing Company's Mountain Ale; sitting atop the beef patty is molten cheddar cheese from Cabot Creamery down the street; the leaf lettuce, onion, and pickles are all local-farm produced and picked; the English Muffin was apparently the way this burger was originally served by the chef at Shed Brewing Co.'s Brewpub (also made locally); and to top it off, she told me I could even go a step further and add Vermont Smoke & Cure Bacon for good measure.

I am proud to say that I have tasted Vermont at the Reservoir and it is delicious. The slogan on their website says it all -- Fresh Eats, Craft Beer. If eating an affordable world-class meal paired with some of the best brews America has to offer is your thing, then the Reservoir will definitely not disappoint. If good food and good beer isn't quite your thing, then you might as well go jump off a cliff because it appears that you hate life.

amano_h, Jun 12, 2014
The Reservoir Restaurant & Tap Room in Waterbury, VT
98 out of 100 based on 128 ratings.