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Big Jay Tavern

3709 Mountain Road, Located In Montgomery Center, not Montgomery, Montgomery, VT 05471
+1 802-326-6688
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lamb souvlaki” (2 reviews)
“trout” (3 reviews)
“wings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3709 Mountain Road, Located In Montgomery Center, not Montgomery, Montgomery, VT 05471
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here during our recent visit to Jay Peak and were pleasantly surprised to find Asian fusion food (expecting traditional pub). We liked it so much we went back, both nights it was packed but we got a table (for 5) within 15 min...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NewEnglandMama
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

For quite a while, Big Jay Tavern was our go to place on Monday nights because they had 50 cent wings, and the wings were great -crispy, not soggy. Unfortunately, for the first time Big Jay Tavern is not open this summer, and we are...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Paul N Sheila F
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The Tavern is absolutely perfect! Super charming with wood and glass windows that give you stunning views of the river creek and surrounding mountains. They have a nice combination of low and tall wooden tables that makes the Tavern super cozy and you have the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Danuza
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a casual dinner at big jay tavern with my family after skiing. Warm and cozy environment. Great food. Both the chicken and the soul were a little saucy but nice after a cold day skiing. I felt bad for the solo waitress but she...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank MontrealDocholiday
Reviewed 28 March 2018

mind- boggling that anybody can review this place as excellent...maybe few beers can affect reviewers mind..haha we were so disappointed with the dinner served in Jay Peak (tramside) 'Alice's place'....that after 10 minutes of driving away from the mountain we have spotted this place, and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank solamentej
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Chose Big Jay after reading reviews and it seemed like a good option. Very bar/pub setting but not bad for kids. Food options were good and service was friendly. Biggest issue I had was my daughters burger was brought out very late, after some of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank EugeneZigelman
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Great Vermont atmosphere. Good bar selection and great food. Has two large wood tables. Look for music on the weekends. Full band set up. Nice view of a creek out back.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Willbake
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just had dinner at this little, local hangout down the hill from Jay Peak Ski area. It was delicious. She enjoyed her fish and chips. In her words, “light and delicious”. My maple/ouzo glazed ribs were incredible. I need that recipe....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Webb B
Reviewed 1 August 2017

If visiting the NE Kingdom, be sure and stop for bite. Much better selection of food than is usually offered at a tavern - we had trout with capers and lemon. Nice view of local stream out the back, lots of parking.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank thujaplicata
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Time and time again my friend suggested we should go to Big Jay Tavern, well finally we did we all seven of us ordered almost everything on the menu and shared the same and I need very few words "AWSOME" all of it everything I...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 33Sailor
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Kate B
21 September 2018|
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Response from solamentej | Reviewed this property |
😲Hamburger and beer..that is what I would stay with there... Do not order their ( frozen) pizza ..a disaster.. ..hard to spoil a beer or a hamburger.. I might be wrong :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3709 Mountain Road, Located In Montgomery Center, not Montgomery, Montgomery, VT 05471
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 802-326-6688
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