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The Vermont Pub & Brewery

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The Vermont Pub & BreweryThe Vermont Pub & Brewery
very good

149 Ratings
Ratings: 149
Reviews: 97
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.1%
Active Beers: 44
Beer Ratings: 547
Beer Avg: 3.51
Taps: 13
Bottles: 0
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

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

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Ratings: 149 | Reviews: 97 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by drinksandeats:
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4.03/5  rDev +7.8%

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.

drinksandeats, Mar 18, 2008
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4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

Always worth a visit if you are spending the afternoon in Burlington. They have a very dynamic tap list and lots if creative new beers to try out on every visit. Only complaint is that you pretty much have to stay here for lunch to hang out and order a flight to try out the beers. There is a bar area but it is always too sunny and crowded to hang out in.

KingCobra686, Aug 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

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4/5  rDev +7%

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1.5/5  rDev -59.9%

Onequarter, Aug 10, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -33.2%

chippo33, Aug 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

bras1977, Jul 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

RMoeNay, Jul 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7%

bobv, Jul 22, 2014
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3.85/5  rDev +2.9%

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.


SABERG, Jul 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +7%

ErikVT, Jul 20, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -33.2%

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3/5  rDev -19.8%

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The Vermont Pub & Brewery in Burlington, VT
85 out of 100 based on 149 ratings.