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MacLaomainn's Scottish Pub

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52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
+1 802-875-6227
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“haggis” (63 reviews)
“steak pie” (25 reviews)
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited the British isles a couple of dozen times, I can confidently say that the atmosphere and food served in this pub is the real thing. Of course, it would be authentic since the owner himself is from Paisley, Scotland, and he has the...More

1  Thank Lori T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Qaint pub with variety of Scottish meals. Not too impressed with cleanliness and meal, but friendly.

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great. Had chili. Needed an extra slice of bread. Got charged a buck. This was your normal supermarket bread. Never asked for the Hots, got charged 75 cents. If I didn’t get the Hots I wouldn’t have ordered the slice of bread. Funny...More

Thank sohojoe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, good food, and fresh Scottish and VT ales make this a great stop in Chester. Don’t miss the Scottish specialities!

Thank 802jpb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here many times. Food is always good or great. Servers are very good at what they do. Beer is exceptional. They know how to work all the equipment. You will never fear an unclean tap or glass. AND. The tax is included...More

Thank Daniel96A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch with my husband. Staff very nice, food not. Nothing came across as authentic Scottish fare except perhaps the beer! Have family in Scotland and traveled far and wide abd can say this didn’t make the grade!

Thank margiegirl
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a small place so I would think large groups probably ill-advised. There was a small outside area so maybe. The staff was very friendly. They had a nice selection of beers on draft and a great food menu. We had the Haggis appetizer...More

1  Thank gratefulmike
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The menu was varied and fun. A lovely low key visit. Friendly waitress, owner in a kilt. Great comfort food, great service, great atmosphere.

Thank ngk717
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent service . Excellent food. While leaving my wife commented to me " of all the places we've eaten out at , this was hands down my most enjoyable meal !" We shall return !

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I went to Scotland in February for a once in a lifetime vacation. When we came home we were saddened as we thought we wouldn’t be able to find anything close to the cuisine that we enjoyed while traveling. Along comes MacLaonainne’s...More

Thank Todd H
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Questions & Answers
William C
17 February 2018|
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Response from three2match | Reviewed this property |
They do have some items on the menu marked with the GF feature-- also, some vegetarian offers. The staff is very helpful, I suggest you give them a call .
William C
17 February 2018|
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Response from maclaomainns | Property representative |
Yes we do, the menu items are marked as follows, Gluton Free options are marked GF and vegetarian arr marked V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-875-6227
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An authentic Scottish Pub serving a varied menu for the whole family, well known for the wide variety of Scottish Ales and Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
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