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Monty's Old Brick Tavern

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7921 Williston Rd, Williston, VT 05495-5301
+1 802-316-4262
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 15:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Sadly they closed and no one has taken over, it is great location for those that don't want to go into Taft corners, was great to go have a burger in bar, or full meal, so sad it's gone

Thank Heavne
Marietta, Georgia
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews we tried to go to dinner here, it is closed, with a Real Estate sign posted in front. We had been in the past when it was Monty's.

1 Thank Tammy M
Hinesburg, Vermont
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We used to come here often, not because the food was great but because it featured great live jazz on Sunday evenings. Now, under new ownership, it's the same limited menu and no jazz. Nothing terrible, but no particular reason to choose this over other area restaurants. (Note--the name has changed--it's now called Akes' Old Brick Tavern.)

Thank Steve C
South Burlington
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

This past summer Monty's Old Brick Tavern was reopened as Akes' Old Brick Tavern. We decided to try the dinner menu and use a discount coupon that we saw on a local Movie & Coupon Guide. The interior is pretty much the same as Monty's. It is an old house in the middle of the Williston Village converted into a... More 

1 Thank Febco57
Upstate NY
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Recommended by hotel staff, the place was hard to find on a very dark rainy night. Parking is behind the building which makes navigating a bit more difficult.Granite steps were a bit treacherous given the weather and someone finally turned the outside light on before we left. Having said all that, the service was prompt, attentive and professional though on... More 

Thank 2drchevy
Williston, Vermont
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We sat outside on their patio one of the last summer evenings this year. The restaurant was pretty busy- all outside seating was taken. Our server was great, attentive, knowledgeable about the menu choices. They have Heady Topper!! The food was very good. Fish and chips were fresh, Rustic chicken was well cooked and seasoned. It had a great flavor.

Thank MikeInVermont
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312 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I found this place on a Google search when in Williston. This place was the BEST place I ate during my 4 day stay in Williston. I will be back! I ordered the Lobster Roll (not on the internet menu, but on the menu in the restaurant) and it was superb. The French Fried potatoes with the lobster roll were... More 

Thank 678855
Montreal, Canada
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226 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Last time I went here it was called Monty's. This time we sat outside on the patio. I love fish and chips and I really grilled the waitress about how it was cooked as I look for fresh fish, beer batter, deep fried and I was not disappointed. The fish was moist and flaky and the batter crisp and dry... More 

Thank Beenmostplaces
Hudson, Massachusetts
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611 reviews
405 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2013

1 star because the building is charming and clean, and Abbie, our server was so sweet and polite (albeit inexperienced and unempowered), but quite frankly I would give it a .5 based on food and policies. We went to the restaurant at the Hotel's recommendation, and a quick look at Yelp (I couldnt find on TA, now I realize its... More 

Thank Rita V
East Georgia, Vermont, United States
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2013

Monty's was one of my favorite restaurants -everything was always delicious. I went this past weekend for the first time since the new owners took over. The renovations seem to consist of changing the bar. The menu has changed. It leans heavily on pub type food. A lot of items come with fries. There are some chicken and beef selections... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 19
American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7921 Williston Rd, Williston, VT 05495-5301
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Williston
  • Phone Number: +1 802-316-4262

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