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The Publyk House

782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
+1 802-442-7500
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Clearly popular and reservations are suggested. Lots of options for sort of basic food. I found the service quite good. Dinner for 4 about $145 plus tip

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 3 days ago

On our way back to Williamstown, MA after spending the afternoon in Manchester, VT, we decided to have dinner at The Publyk House in Bennington, VT. We had never dined there before, but we will definitely be returning. It is a beautiful restaurant with many...More

1  Thank ALB63
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent an overnight in Bennington and this restaurant was highly recommended. We visited on a Sat night and reservations were needed. it was a very busy night and service was a bit slow, but dinner was good and certainly not rushed. The parking lot...More

Thank ctp1513
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you were able to join us for dinner! Yes, we are definitely busy and we love it that way. Our parking is limited but we certainly do our best to offer our customers as many spots as we have available to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Salad bar alone is 12.95 and beer is almost 5.00 a bottle for Bud light! A bit pricey for us. The food was very good but probably not again!!More

Thank Baefer
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad you were able to join us for dinner but disappointed to hear that you feel our pricing is high. Our salad bar is known for being incredibly fresh, delicious and extensive with a variety of vegetables, mixed greens, many prepared salads that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ribs were falling off the bone - very good! The salad bar was excellent as well. We met several locals eating there and that’s always a good sign. Also, our waitress Claire was friendly and efficient!More

1  Thank Pattycake32
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow! Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, including our amazing salad bar, delicious ribs, local flavor and wonderful service. We hope you are able to join us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The publyk house never disappoints. We have been there in every season, fall leaf season being the best of course, with stunning views of the mountains. The food, while not gourmet, is always good. The salad bar itself is worth a visit, with many options...More

Thank steven s
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! We are thrilled to hear that you visit us when in the area. Our amazing views, terrific salad bar, great wines and delicious food keep our customers happy time and again. We hope you join us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautifully renovated, relocated barn. The decor is gorgeous and one big room has huge windows with sweeping views. We ate in the bar which was warm and inviting. The food was delicious and the server was very attentive. It was nice to...More

Thank OntarioIslander
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the positive review! Our amazing views, delicious food and fantastic service are some of the many reasons our customers return again and again. We hope you are able to join us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Salad bar is small but has basics. My crab cake was best I have had in the area. Cannot recall what hubby had- but also do not recall any complaints. We sat by a window and had a great view of the monument and the...More

Thank yomenaj
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the review! We are grateful for your feedback. While we are thrilled that you enjoyed your meal (we agree about our amazing crab cakes) and lovely view, it's disappointing to hear that you felt the service was slow. We appreciate the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here in July, during a period when the weather was quite warm. We sat on the deck and thoroughly enjoyed the views (see photo). The food was mediocre and over priced. Recommend for the ambience—it’s on a hill, in an old barn—but don’t...More

Thank Heidi R
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate feedback. It's disappointing to hear that you felt the food wasn't perfect in every way. We always want our customers to leave 100% happy with their dining experience. Feel free to contact us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place because it was close and had a nice view of the Bennington monument. Also it was a Monday and many places were closed. We remember the nice view and the inconsistent service. For the life of us we couldn’t remember...More

Thank Alex080856
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We want to thank you for taking the time to give us feedback about your dining experience with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our views however disappointed to hear that you were not totally satisfied with the food and service. Please...More

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Diann H
22 June 2018|
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Response from ThePublykHouse | Property representative |
Yes, we have 9 beers on tap, many local and/or Vermont beers too!
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Barbproper
12 May 2017|
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Response from ThePublykHouse | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! We do accept bus tours. As of now the date is open. If you send us your email we can get more information to you or you can call us at (802)442-7500. Thanks and look forward to hearing from... More
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debbl2003
22 April 2017|
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Response from VTBuddy | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Salad bar, of course. Call and the helpful staff will respond.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-442-7500
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