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The Anchor

8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
+1 802-464-2112
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (85 reviews)
“salad” (50 reviews)
“lobster roll” (9 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious meal, friendly and efficient service, warm and cozy atmosphere in the center of charming Wilmington. Highly recommend!

Thank dobct
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We keep trying this place as it's always open. It is still an average restaurant. Ok food with above average prices. The bar is the draw to this place. Been to many seafood restaurants and this still remains average . Probably won't try again.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I and another couple met for dinner at The Anchor last evening (we live in Bennington and our friends live in Brattleboro). On this particular Saturday evening, the restaurant was packed. We secured the last available table across from the bar -...More

Thank Vermonters210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the horseradish encrusted salmon......oooolala. It was perfect! Veggies fresh and crisp, great salad . Our waitress was so attentive and efficient. We wanted for nothing and was warm and welcoming. Definitely will come back.Also found the prices were not unreasonable.

Thank martha5944
Reviewed 22 January 2018

In a recent visit to Mount Snow, we found this gem of a seafood restaurant. The dishes seem fairly traditional with an Italian influence (like fra diavolo, pasta sides, etc.), and are well prepared. I was very pleasantly surprised to find steamer clams on the...More

Thank HAD232
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Make sure you get a seat at the bar as this was all of the atmosphere was. The King Crab Legs are to die for and this was definitely our favourite restaurant in Wilmington. Check out the Sterling and Hall Merlots, both were great bottles...More

Thank Joanna A
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It is the same menu same choices same specials......and in a seafood restaurant how can you not make your own tartar sauce?

Thank Lorishere60
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We often go here and have great meals. The food is delicious and the restaurant is really convenient in the town of Wilmington

Thank JanieMayJones
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This is my go-to restaurant when I’m hungry. Large portions. Lots of comfort foods. One of only a few places I’ll eat seafood this far from the ocean. Cocktails are on the small side. Salad is usually a bit wilted, but that’s what salad dressing...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

In the area for Thanksgiving with the family and of course we went out to dinner before the holiday. The food was still Good but the reception, waitress and the kitchen were out of step.

Thank Donald T
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30 December 2017|
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
Ck the web site! Happy New Year!
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, they also have a New Mexican reastrant on the property.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-464-2112
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