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The Vermont Pub & Brewery

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The Vermont Pub & BreweryThe Vermont Pub & Brewery

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 39
Beer Ratings: 499
Beer Avg: 3.53

Taps: 13 / Bottles:
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y
very good

130 Ratings
Ratings: 130
Reviews: 96
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 12.2%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

144 College St
Burlington, Vermont, 05401-8416
United States
phone: (802) 865-0500

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Reviews by drinksandeats:
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4.03/5  rDev +6.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5 | $$

Stumbled in here because we were hungry and didn't know where to go. Pleasantly surprised! Caught it at an off-peak time and were seated in somewhat tight confines that must feel a lot tighter when there are a flood of folks. Foodwise they were great: I got the toad-in-the-hole, which came out piping hot in a very soft and tasty pastry crust.

Got a flight of six beers. I thought their Forbidden Fruit, an oak-aged framboise, was eh, but that disappointment was more than made up by their Wee Heavy and their smoked stout. Their ESB and IPA were A-OK!

Can't wait to head back to Burlington to visit this brewpub again.

03-18-2008 22:22:47 | More by drinksandeats
More User Reviews:
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4/5  rDev +6.1%

07-22-2014 06:29:16 | More by bobv
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3.85/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75 | $$

We have been going here for a few years annually, Vermont Brewers Fest weekends.

A - Inside a little dark, sunroom can get hot in summer, outside patio is super. The inside is loaded with information about the history of the place and its founders the Noonan's.
We had live music this weekend outdoors, a very nice treat.

Q - The beer offerings are broad, there are 2 casks, this past trip had an IPA on cask with Grapefruit to punch up the citrus. The Flanders style Tulach Lies was excellent. We shared a VT cheese platter, saw plenty of burgers, fish and chips etc. going by for the hungrier folks The quality was very good.

S - Lots of activity, sometimes seemed a little long for a re visit from servers, this is often more perceived that timed. They were hustling so no complaints. Our beers were always correct and they keep the water full. Everyone was pleasant.

S - The menu had lots to offer, the beer selection was broad. These two things keep us coming back.

F - As mentioned we had a great cheese plate, and in years past have enjoyed some specials.
The food is pub format and solid.

V - You cannot go wrong here, affordable and consistent. Even the band made note that VPB may be the last place in Burlington where 2 burgers don't cost $30. We all got the meaning.

Seek out this steady solid brew pub.


07-22-2014 00:25:31 | More by SABERG
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4/5  rDev +6.1%

07-20-2014 17:44:00 | More by ErikVT
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2.5/5  rDev -33.7%

07-17-2014 01:52:22 | More by SquirmingCoil
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3/5  rDev -20.4%

07-05-2014 00:39:47 | More by gatheredwaters
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Quebec (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

07-01-2014 02:22:59 | More by Socialiste
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3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

06-29-2014 01:32:05 | More by esktime
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New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

06-19-2014 16:57:29 | More by Phigg1102
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3/5  rDev -20.4%

06-17-2014 18:04:43 | More by RKing44
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The Vermont Pub & Brewery in Burlington, VT
85 out of 100 based on 130 ratings.