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Townshend Dam Diner

5929 VT Rt 30, Townshend, VT 05353
+1 802-874-4953
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
5929 VT Rt 30, Townshend, VT 05353
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

About six years ago we just happened to come by this little diner along route 30 on our scenic way home from our stay in Vermont. It turned out to be the best ever choice. Very little rustic diner with delicious "Just like home" comfort...More

Thank _jeas07
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We were in the area for a Mini Cooper Rally. It was our last morning as a group, and we wanted a local place for breakfast. This place had amazing food! The waitstaff was so friendly. We couldn’t of asked for a better breakfast spot....More

Thank k4get
Stephanie S, Owner at Townshend Dam Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you!! And do please stop in again!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Stopped here on our way out of Jamaica, VT as we've driven by so many times and have always talked about going but never did until now. It's your classic diner, but it's the DAM DINNER!! Fun to say... Nothing special food wise, just a...More

Stephanie S, Owner at Townshend Dam Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for stopping, hope to see you again!!

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Along this stretch of country highway, there are not a lot of restaurants, but we are glad we stopped at the Townshend Country Diner. The food is simply delicious. My fish sandwich was piping hot. The ecclectic decor adds a homey feel to the place.

Thank 646lorit
Reviewed 9 September 2018

I have been coming here for a few decades, since I was a little girl visiting my grandma each summer in Townshend. Though Grandma has long passed, I do still love taking the nostalgic trip. Most recently, I visited in early summer 2018, and was...More

Thank ashandshawnadventure
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This diner has a diverse menu. I enjoyed the burger and fries. They have an interesting display of green glass.

Thank davidhale22
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Great local small diner, the food was tasty, our service was friendly and the prices are good. Nothing fancy, would recommend.

Thank leogirl1968
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Went here with my family on the way from Stratton mountain. This is a old school local diner. There is nice menu variety, food was delicious. It’s a mix of mostly locals and tourists. Servers were friendly but swamped on a Sunday morning. Never got...More

Thank Haywood16
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Dam Diner is the only show in town. All the locals eat here. There is a severe lack of restaurants in this area and the Dam Diner is the only place available for breakfast or lunch in Townshend or Newfane. Their food is OK,...More

1  Thank vtlady602
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A funky little establishment with great food & service. As I prefer local cuisine, this fit the bill.

Thank Dhing
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Accept cc only when owner is in house ( on IPhone with Square) cash is still best
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5929 VT Rt 30, Townshend, VT 05353
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Townshend
  • Phone Number: +1 802-874-4953
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