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The Blue Donkey

) #36 of 65 Restaurants in Stowe ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American,
1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
+1 802-253-3100
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“curly fries” (11 reviews)
“burger” (165 reviews)
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American, Bar
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1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
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Reviews (246)
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61 - 70 of 246 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2016

On a recent trip to Stowe my husband and I had the luxury of eating here twice. We took takeout for lunch one day while out snowshoeing and stopped in for breakfast on our last morning there. Whether you take out or eat in, you...More

Thank momof3vt
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We visited here for lunch in search of their supposed amazing burgers. I can say the burgers were unfortunately very average nothing special. All of the burgers were well done, and in some bites the meat tasted charred. The burgers were dry and not flavorful...More

Thank nibaldom2015
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Looking for a great burger. This is your place! The staff was friendly and helpful.This was a nice place for a fast lunch.

Thank Glenz Z
Reviewed 28 November 2015

My family loved this place. I had a very well prepared turkey burger, my daughter had a grilled cheese, and my husband has a cheeseburger. All our sandwiches came with fresh cut fries... the only kind with the fat and calories in my opinion. When...More

Thank Parithon
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I was very disappointed when I ordered the Patty Melt and fries for lunch a week ago. The fries were good, but the Texas Toast on the Patty Melt was burnt toast. Not toasted, but burnt. Imagine my surprise when I bit into it, hoping...More

Thank 1foodiegirl
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The pictures of the burgers online had me salivating but I was a little disappointed in my "rodeo" burger. It was just ok. The sweet potato fries were the best part of the meal.

Thank Smsp7
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This restaurant boasts having the best burgers and they're not lying! Definantly worth the time if you're on the look out for a great burger place. I gave it a "very good" instead of an excellent because we unfortunately went during a dinner rush and...More

1  Thank aliosun
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I knew I had to come here because the name cracked me up so much! We got there around noon time, and my 86 year old grandmother really wanted eggs toast and bacon, and they were kind enough to make it for her - even...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

The four of us enjoyed our lunch very much. You place your lunch at the counter , and your lunch is brought to your table. The Caesar salad was good as was the hamburger and fries. Excellent French fried onion rings. Two of us split...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 7 October 2015

One of the best burgers I've ever had! Very tasty and good value for the money. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank sgiglietta
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Karina D
Are reservations required or recommended for a Friday night meal?
8 June 2016|
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Response from Botte515 | Reviewed this property |
I have never been there outside of ski season, nor for dinner. I would be surprised however if you needed reservations and surprised if they even took them. It's more of a fast food type place. Order at the counter grab a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-3100
  • E-mail
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