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White Cottage Snack Bar

862 Woodstock Rd, Woodstock, VT 05091-5202
+1 802-457-3455
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried clams” (23 reviews)
“onion rings” (17 reviews)
“ice cream” (45 reviews)
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Fast food, American
862 Woodstock Rd, Woodstock, VT 05091-5202
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a cone, it was very flavorful and full of bits and pieces of the good stuff. A small was 3.75. but worth it.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Over many years I have eaten occational meals at the White Cottage. Inside the seating is a bit depressing, but sitting outside along the river is rather special. It is worth a stop here inorder to have the chance to experience watching the water flow...More

1  Thank 356michael
Reviewed 12 December 2017

For years of travelling into the area I avoided this place. It said Ice Cream and clams and the 2 together just didn't sound good. I finally stopped after the prodding of my wife and I am glad I did. Best lobster roll ever. The...More

1  Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

On our recent drive to VT, we spotted this cute little roadside eatery. Having skipped lunch, we both were a bit hungry. At first we thought about getting soft serve, but after seeing all the goodies on the menu boards, we decided to hot food...More

Thank X-countryGuy
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Love the casual atmosphere and good food and the views along the river. We've been coming thru this area since 1971 and have made this one of our must do spots in the summer. The onion rings are great as is the soft serve ice...More

1  Thank MASOLA91
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We have driven by this establishment a number of times and bypassed it thinking - fried prepackaged yuk!!! Were we wrong! After a hot sticky morning geocaching we were tired, thirsty and famished. The White Cottage was at the base of one of our caches...More

1  Thank CanadianButterfly60
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Good food and friendly people. We had a claim roll and a scallop roll...both were excellent! Highly recommend if in Woodstock area.

Thank Cherosmith
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Empty parking lot each time we drove past this over 3 days - perhaps now I know why. We stopped by for soft serve cones. Not a single customer there. Asked for 2 small vanilla cones. The young woman wrote down or order. A man...More

Thank lovethat
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This place is clearly a favorite, for visitors and locals alike. We went the first time because we had heard it was so good; we went the second time because what we had heard was correct. There are a lot of ice cream flavors from...More

Thank worldexplorer0820
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This place is your typical New England diner offering lots of fried food, burgers, and amazing ice cream. This place is cash only so hit the ATM before showing up. Tried the burger, fried clams, grilled cheese, and the ice cream. All of it was...More

Thank mr_hand
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17 July 2017|
Response from john h | Property representative |
They are bay scallops, or that is what I am paying for, I will keep a eye on them. thank You John Hurley owner
7 March 2016|
Response from Bernadette147 | Reviewed this property |
I believe their hours are 11am-10pm daily.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 862 Woodstock Rd, Woodstock, VT 05091-5202
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: +1 802-457-3455
Twice named one of the top 150 burger joints in the US and the only one in Vermont, White Cottage is Open early May to Columbus Day. We are a traditional dairy bar and lots more! Located one mile west of town on Rt 4, we serve char broiled burgers, homemade onion rings, great sandwiches, fresh whole belly clams, Maine lobster salad rolls, fresh crisp salads and 30 flavors of ice cream. Our customers also enjoy steamed Maine lobster dinners on the weekends in the summer. Sit outside at one of our many picnic tables overlooking the Ottauquechee River (Moms bring the towels and bathing suits -the kids are going in!) At White Cottage, we've got something for everyone! Phone orders always welcome. We are fully handicapped accessible.
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