The Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing Company

The Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing CompanyThe Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing Company
BA SCORE
3.66/5
15 Ratings
The Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing CompanyThe Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing Company
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

1 S Main St
Waterbury, Vermont, 05676-1856
United States

(802) 244-7827 | map
waterburyreservoir.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
6
Reviews:
8
Ratings:
15
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.4/5
Reviews:
52
Ratings:
191
pDev:
8.41%
 
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Ratings: 191 |  Reviews: 52
Photo of Uconnelmo
4.19/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of PA-Michigander
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of TBonez477
4/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of kristougher
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of SenatorSpaceman
3.95/5  rDev -10.2%
vibe: 2.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Macsimus
4.64/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Another bar with a great tap selection and good food.

Gotta love that pool table !!!

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Photo of cptbenjamin
4.89/5  rDev +11.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Very unassuming from outside and the bar extends very far. Place was packed while we were there. Just there for drinks but the selection was incredible.

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Photo of parris
5/5  rDev +13.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of woodchip
4.24/5  rDev -3.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.75

This was the first stop on my VT trip back in Dec 2014. Everything was pretty decent with the exception of the service. I was too damn excited to get my hands on my first Lawson's beer (SoS) to care much. Overall, the experience was good.

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Photo of TheBungyo
3.75/5  rDev -14.8%

Photo of Bjorn2bWild
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Photo of IPAchris
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of newbeeraday
4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of DCLAguy11
4.3/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Gkruszewski
4.56/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of dwoolley1
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of dfecteau
4/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Always great when you walk in and they have Heady Topper and Fiddlehead on draft. Food and prices were also great!

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Photo of jvodom
3.5/5  rDev -20.5%

My brother and I ate there on Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014. We were promptly seated. The service was a little slow all night. We didn't mind it except for when were waiting on beer refills. I ordered the burrito with chicken. It tasted good, but the chicken was fried. I am unsure if the menu said it was fried, but where I am from, that is not normal.
The beer selection was excellent. We did the VT beers flight. Lots to choose from. Just check their website for their tap list if you are looking for something specific.

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Photo of CTJman
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Photo of hockeypuck
5/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of cwelsh55
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of yarnbomb
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Photo of Resuin
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of Robo123
4.75/5  rDev +8%

The poutine was killer!!! Such a huge portion we couldn't finish. Had a Fiddlehead IPA to go wtih it, and my husband had Lawson's Sip of Sunshine. One of the biggest and best OT lineups I've seen anywhere. Staff is friendly and it's a place where I feel right at home, not pretentious and not over-the-top. My favorite place for a meal and a few brews in the area, hands down!

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Photo of dbl_delta
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Oh, my. What can I say? They offer a flight of four 5-oz VT samplers. I picked Heady Topper, Lawson's Sip of Sunshine, Hill's Edward, and Zero Gravity Conehead. I wanted to spend the rest of my life there.

I don't even remember the food, but it musta been good too.

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The Reservoir / Big Tree Brewing Company in Waterbury, VT
Brewery rating: 3.66 out of 5 with 15 ratings
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