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Cow Palace

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Derby €€ - €€€ American, ,
3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
+1 802-766-4724
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I eat here often! The good is delicious and service is great! One of my favorite places! Kid friendly!

Thank LPS L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great. Steaks were some of best .Nice salad bar and friendly service and very casual atmosphere.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had two outstanding dinners here. The first was a Delmonico steak smothered in mushrooms and cheese (16 ounces), and my wife had the best prime rib ever according to her. The ale is good here too. I just think that Vermont shines as far...More

Thank GaryCummings
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Ask for a table in the rear and let the kids watch the elk while you have your meal... kids love the distraction as do parents. The food here is always consistently good and ample as is the salad bar.

Thank kennstransky
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went for their rib special. Can't wait to go back to Vermont and have them again! Nice salad bar, too.

Thank Dancingbluewolf
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food was great and the price was affordable. Atmosphere of the Cow Palace is very family friendly.

Thank TammyVT
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband and I often visit Cow Palace during our snowmobiling trips. It is difficult to find restaurants in the area that serve dinner after, say, 7:00. But Cow Palace is always a go-to option. The menu has a nice variety and we have always...More

Thank KarenAnne08
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant has gone down hill over the years, it used to be one of my favorites. I don't think the menu has changed in years and the last couple of times in, the service was only fair. While still a decent place, there are...More

Thank kevjack6
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

After viewing the elk herd - that's an unusual feature for a restaurant to offer - we went in for an early dinner. It was nice .. nice service, choice of portion sizes for ribs .. ribs very tender. Quick, pleasant service kept it from...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We drove into the parking lot and saw a field full of Elk. inside the dinning area the walls are covered with all sorts of animals. If you are an animal lover this place may not be for you. The food and service were very...More

Thank john m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +1 802-766-4724
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