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The Downtown Grocery

41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
+1 802-228-7566
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“flatbread” (13 reviews)
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41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Downtown Grocery never disappoints. Really clever farm to table. Menu is always changing. Any of their pork dishes are great. Really yummy pasta and chicken on as well. Steaks are generally grass fed and very tasty. Service and very good, wine list is inventive...More

Thank Whittier123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just Wow! We were lucky enough to snag two seats at the bar on a Saturday night when there was no availability as people reserve tables well in advance. My husband and I enjoyed watching this staff as they worked tirelessly to make it an...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best food we had in Ludlow . Amazing food and staff is so friendly great atmosphere. I would highly recommend this place wish the we’re open the other days we stayed would of went back every night! I also really like how you can tip...More

Thank Ftbllsal23
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

My son in law gave us a gift certificate to Downtown Grocery. We had already tried it and felt uncomfortable with their up-selling technique. I ordered the only vegetarian item on the menu - falafel. It was so hard it was inedible. I mentioned it...More

Thank Cheersfornow
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Love the Downtown Grocery. Excellent food, service, and libations. You won’t be disappointed. We enjoyed offering from the special menu but have also eaten the flatbreads and salad. Never had room for deserts.

Thank vltayl0r
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Came for the prix fixe dinner on New Years Eve and can't have imagined a more delicious meal to kickoff the new year. Still dreaming about it in March. If they still have it on the menu, you must order the oysters (appetizer), lobster ravioli,...More

1  Thank eaclough13
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This “city” quality restaurant has been a go to place for many years now but I can’t help to feel that the husband and wife team has many distractions with the new restaurant they opened next door (Mama’s). It shows in the service and effort....More

Thank concordmike55
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

This is a terrific farm to table fine dining restaurant. The service is impeccable. They also make good cocktails and have a great wine list. The menu is always changing and they use local suppliers. Delicious!!

Thank Whittier123
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We have been hearing about this restaurant for years and finally made it on our latest ski weekend. The restaurant is adorable, only about 15 tables and a bar. I desperately wanted to give it 5 stars. We started out good. Our server was very...More

Thank AMY17
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Delicious food! Good wine! This little restaurant was such a wonderful surprise. We heard it was good but found it far exceeded our expectations!

1  Thank Kldietrich
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Wine bar across the street does
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +1 802-228-7566
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