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Clear River Tavern

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2640 Route 100, Pittsfield, VT 05762
+1 802-746-8180
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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Highland Park, New Jersey
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We've been here a couple of times, really off the beaten track, a local joint, not a tourist trap. Very warm atmosphere, good food, great friendly local company, sometimes have music or open mic. Can play some pool on the two pool tables they have in the bar area, or a more quiet meal in the back dining room.

2 Thank CrunchyJax
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived around 6 PM on a Friday evening, before the place got crowded. Good beer selection though they were out of one of their featured beers. Service was prompt. Got the last serving of lasagne, which was delicious. By the time we had finished eating the place had filled up and gotten very noisy, and we had to flag... More 

Thank Jacqueline M
Killington, Vermont
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92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Good food, good drinks, outdoor activities like Disc Golf, all presided over by Doug the Bartender. Great "Northern" fried chicken!

Thank Keithus
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to Pittsfield in the summer for two years now and hadn't tried the Clear River Tavern before, but we will definitely be back. The place is cute, comfy, and the folks who work there are super nice. They were fast, efficient, and attentive. There was a small issue with our order but it was pointed out to... More 

1 Thank Janice M
North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is one of my absolute favorite places to hang out at whenever I pass through the area. Wish I could be a local! The food is excellent, but I have to admit I am addicted to their very special version of buffalo chicken wings. I cannot go through here without having an order and a beer. The deck is... More 

Thank montanasvt
Mendon, Vermont, United States
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76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The clear is a great place to enjoy some great food, pizzas, nachos, ribs ,steaks ..... all good. The Clear has recently gone through a nice renovation and is under new management .Doug runs a really fun and family friendly establishment. After eight on weekends you can enjoy some great bands along with your food and beverages.

Thank Charlie R
Pittsfield, Vermont
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Not bad for a out of the way bar and grill nice atmosphere good looking servers just happens to be a peach.

Thank Doc7Mar
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We stayed in the Killington area recently for a week of snowboarding, and our innkeeper referred us to the Clear River Tavern when I asked for a 'less touristy' place to eat and drink. We liked it so much we ended up going there twice. Not only was the bartender/owner lively and welcoming, so were his patrons; both times we... More 

Thank WineAndSNomad
New York City, New York
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137 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

The Clear has new ownership and management, but the most obvious changes are to the decor at the restaurant. The back room is still there, but now it is a bit spruced up. There are table cloths, people, but don't worry, the pool tables are still there. No more Big Buck video game though, sorry. The menu is in a... More 

Thank ann m
Cambridge, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

Stopped for a drink after snowboarding while waiting to go to the Backroom for dinner. Bartender was great. Nice bar- all heavy, thick wood. Not crazy busy- but that's the way we like it! We had some local beers and ciders (Citizen Cider, RockArt and Switchback) and a basket of onion rings. Onion rings were fantastic (i know- such a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 22
American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2640 Route 100, Pittsfield, VT 05762
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Pittsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-746-8180
The Clear River Tavern serves great American dishes in a comfortable setting right off of scenic Route 100 in Pittsfield VT. We have a full bar, pool tables, live music and outdoor seating. Snowmobiles Welcomed! We are accessible off of the VAST trails in Pittsfield during the winter months.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?