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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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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

This was recommended by a friend, and that was a good thing because we might otherwise have walked right by. Everything was perfect. The waitress was well versed about the details of everything on the menu from the imaginative cocktails to the dessert. Each course...More

1  Thank Happytotravel63
Reviewed 3 March 2015

My boyfriend surprised me with this restaurant. We were traveling through Vermont skiing, visiting breweries and finding great eats. What a gem this was. If you like sitting at the bar, be there before it opens at least 15min. If you want a table (only...More

2  Thank Tweettbird
Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

I went shopping for groceries with my friend, The Duke of Ludlow. I usually get my groceries down to Hannaford's, but this time I decided to go to The Downtown Grocery. When I walked in with my grocery cart everybody seemed a little confused. Turns...More

21  Thank Pat_Gray2
Reviewed 26 February 2015

The second time we have eaten here. Couldn't get a reservation but it was suggested that we might want to sit at the bar. The bar experience was great. The meal was superb as was the banter with the bartender. Ambience is great and Abby,...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 25 February 2015

This place is, without a doubt, our favorite restaurant anywhere. Rogan might just be the most talented chef in the country. Abby and her front of the house staff make you feel like family. Every morsel is spectacular...the cocktails are creative and perfectly balanced...even the...More

Thank Chrisitne E
Reviewed 15 February 2015

In mid-January, we took the older daughter out for a birthday dinner, accompanied by the 2 year old. The snow was coming down hard as we were seated at a table in the corner by the street. The casual unpretentious atmosphere provided a wonderful foil...More

Thank Famly-Four
Reviewed 14 February 2015

I have eaten here several times and have yet to be disappointed. Recently ate at the bar, as I could not get a reservation 3 weeks out. The bar was most enjoyable, as both bartenders are highly skilled in their creative cocktail selections and know...More

Thank Karyn M
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Previous reviews had this place highly rated which is why we made reservations. Reservations are definitely needed as they get book most nights. I'd make your reservation well in advance if you know you're going to be in the area. For the hype we were...More

Thank skalten
Reviewed 2 February 2015

I was excited to visit after I read all the reviews,for the ecliptic menu I read I never expected to enter a mixture of tavern and irish pub(not that I go those places often).Very loud almost impossible to hold conversation with high quality (but very...More

Thank leramd30
Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

This restaurant blends Superb specials that fuse southern taste with northern dishes to tantalize your pallet .

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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
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
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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