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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%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Charming atmosphere, good food, lots of beverage options, attentive service, what else is there? Maple butter served with warm loaves of fresh bread reminds you that you’re in VT. When placing your order, keep in mind the salad bar has a lot to offer. I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank StomskiRacing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ambience, service and food. Well stocked salad bar included with entrees. Lobster mac n cheese was great as were desserts. Would go back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank soccerSlaves
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dining experience in a rustic atmosphere with courteous, attentive staff. Our entrees (pasta and salmon) were tasty and cooked to perfection. Each meal included home baked warm bread with maple butter. The salad bar was well stocked with potato & macaroni salads...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Judi B
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We pride ourselves on teamwork and you have shown us that we have succeeded! Hope you are able to come dine with us soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found it highly ranked here on TripAdvisor, so decided to give it a shot. Building is impressive, parking is ample. Hosts and servers are friendly and accommodating. Everything served was fresh and delicious, from the salad to the baked brie appetizer to the steak that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank spinfly
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased to hear you had a pleasurable experience dining with us! We take pride in treating every diner like family to make everyone feel at home! Hope you are able to dine with us this summer and sit on the deck and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family to this restaurant in Bennington the day after Christmas. The maple butter they provide with their bread was delicious. Most entree’s came with a salad bar that was well stocked with lots of different types of veggies and salad dressings. The turkey...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank attorneylittle
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review! We take great pride in our menu and providing our diners with quality food and service! We hope you are able to dine with us soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An overall wonderful experience (we went back the next night, too!). The dining room, and the bar area are very nicely done and inviting. The menu is great, and service was spectacular. Very very nice establishment. We will head there in a heartbeat when we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Pat O
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear you had such a wonderful experience that you came back the next night! We aim to make every customer that walked through the door feel at home. I hope the next time you are in our area you are...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

This place has a reputation for having a great salad bar- and it's still there. I enjoy the Tavern and it's menu. The dining room has been updated and is spacious. Very good entree's with specials to choose from. A bit pricey for the area.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wdw163
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are always striving forward to provide excellence to every diner! Hope you are able to dine with us again and enjoy our beautiful views from our deck!

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We visited this establishment after a family member's funeral. Who was the first time I'd been there and I was surprised at how beautifully it was decorated for the holidays. My first impression made me feel like I was home. The restaurant was closed except...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Doralee B
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review!! We take pride in decorating for the holidays including our new Reindeer Room. It has always been our goal to make every guest feel at home when they dine with us!! I am sorry to hear about...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018

Our motel owner suggested this restaurant and although the food was good the service was very slow. We had to wait about a half hour before being seated in the bar area. There was live entertainment that evening, a women playing a keyboard and singing,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KGM1956
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal! I'm sorry to hear about the service being slow. I'm not sure if you wanted to sit in the tavern but there is three other dining rooms to sit in. We are a busy restaurant...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018

This was a unexpected pleasure to dine in this restaurant recommended by out hotel. The food was very good and the waiter was not personable but efficient. I guess that is what matters. Being in customer service all my life I just think it is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sherry J
ThePublykHouse, Manager at The Publyk House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you so much for leaving a review!! We have a great culinary team! I'm sorry to hear about your waiter! We take pride in giving every patron the attention they deserve to make them feel at home! We hope you have the chance to...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, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 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
17:00 - 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
  • E-mail
Description
Full service restaurant and tavern with beautiful Mt. Anthony views. Ideal for special events and private parties. Summer dining outside on the deck.
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