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Backyard Tavern

395 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4631
+1 802-253-9204
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good31%
  • Average38%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Cool patio”
4 weeks ago
“Basic Late Night Bar”
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Bar, American, Pub
395 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4631
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool hidden patio. Have to know Where this place is as it is tucked back on a gravel road behind stores. Stopped by for a beer midday, was very quiet. Looks like it would have a great night life.

Thank daniellea16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Actually visited Backyard Tavern twice while in Stowe for a weekend. It was pretty dead on a Thursday night, but was quite busy after midnight on Saturday. Seemed to be a lot of locals there dancing and enjoying a cocktail on the outdoor deck/terrace. Many...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place after dinner. It's off the road for starters. Nothing fancy. It's a big open place with a few tables and full bar. Also has 2 pool tables. Looks like it had a nice outdoor area as well. Sat down at the...More

Thank Ladderman301
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Don't know how we stumbled apon this place but it wasn't bad. Its definitely a place that the locals hang out at. It has pool table and a great jukebox . They have live music on sat night although we didn't stay for it. Next...More

Thank BobSealdog
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Stowe has several local bars and 2 dive bars I rate this one as a dive bar, the crowd ,the music, the service and the atmosphere make this a fun place. And that is not a bad thing. There is no doubt you get what...More

Thank Myfirstchoicenotavai
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The best things about this place are the pool tables and the best juke box in the area. Make no mistake, it's a local's bar, nothing fancy here.

Thank FairfaxFoodies
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This is Stowe's local dive bar and is great if you want a taste of the late night drunken debauchery. Also one of the only places to grab a late night meal if you get out of work after mid night. Make sure you go...More

Thank Getlofty
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

I am not a local but I felt like it after going to the yard. Good food, good selection of beer, and the bartenders are so friendly. If you go say hi to Dennis for me!!

Thank Esca51
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Great bar, fun games and super nice staff. Definitely don't have to be a local like other reviews say. We always end up here after dinner for the rest of the night!

1  Thank TSRed1
Reviewed 26 June 2013

If you want to go local then this is the place. The usual selections of beers both craft brewed and domestics are available. This place is frequented by many of the more " colorful" locals.

Thank GarretLyter
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4631
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-9204
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