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Iron Lantern

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American, Bar, Pub
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272 Rt. 4A W., Castleton, VT
+1 802-468-5474
Wed - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
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West Rutland, Vermont
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We go to the Iron Lantern for the salad bar! It's a meal in itself. There are many items to choose from, including peel and eat shrimp, fresh artichoke salad, several different green mixes and all the fixings, and many different salads to choose from. There is also a soup of the day and homemade bread. It's delicious! Well worth... More 

Thank vermonter0851
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

The venue is nice. Plentiful and varied salad and soup bar, and assorted breads and rolls. I was disappointed in my choice of beef. My family memenber loves their wings and the offered special on wings.

Thank Nonaleyone
Fair Haven, Vermont
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We went to the Iron Lantern in celebration of my son's 15th birthday. We entered and were immediately seated. There were only 6 cars in the parking lot, some of which belong to the staff. We placed our order within minutes. We were informed that we could help ourselves to the salad bar, as it turned out, the salad bar... More 

1 Thank cal02021
Markleysburg, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Not very clean and the prices were high considering the choices you had to pick from. $14.00 for a soup and salad bar. Will not return to this place.

1 Thank Angelas24153114
Castleton, Vermont
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great food with friendly service. Very comfortable setting for a family or a date night with that special someone. Always enjoy our evening at The Lantern.

Thank steptomelou
Port Washington, New York
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Salad bar had many choices. Beer was fresh. Food was good. Service was fine. Good place to eat on a Friday night with friends and family.

Thank roobrie
Tampa, Florida
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

The service was excellent, ambience good, menu selection very good and food so so. Loved the cheese spread offered immediately. Salad bar alone could make this rating a five.

Thank tshadday
Warrensburg, New York
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156 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

A hidden secret in Castleton. This restaurant is well worth the stop. Nothing is better than starting with complimentary cheese and crackers. The salad bar is exceptional and main course meals are great. We had a large group but the seafood casserole was the excellent choice of a couple of us. My wife raved about the penne a la vodka.... More 

Thank Mark B
Dobbs Ferry, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Good value, well-stocked salad bar, delicious homestyle bread, and a broad menu with plenty of choices for all palates.

Thank jeddak158
Warrensburg, New York
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77 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

There was 7 of us (2 children) out to eat for a birthday, and it seemed everyone was pleased. The place had a nice feel to it, but a bit outdated. We set down, and were well received by the waitress. I was taken aback by the amount of different craft brews they had on tap. There selection was vast... More 

1 Thank Trueyinzer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Rt. 4A W., Castleton, VT
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Castleton
  • Phone Number: +1 802-468-5474
Ph: (802) 468-5474 ~ Fax: (802) 468-2362 ~ Email: ironlanternrest@aol.com

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