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The Saxtons River Inn

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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27 Main St, Saxtons River, VT 05154-9990
+1 802-869-2110
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Brattleboro, Vermont
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101 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had dinner there. Well cooked pub food with a nice selection of Vermont beers on draft. We ate in the bar and watched the Bruins game. (We left before OT, but I just heard they lost.) The bar tender was also our waiter and was attentive and helpful. We were in Saxons River for a concert at Main Street... More 

Thank MayaH47
new england
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A highlight of a small village with devoted local diners. Visitors will find the Innkeeper and staff are accommodating and personable.

Thank beachlovernewengland
Middlebury, Vermont
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320 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

You can't beat the main dining room for cozy dining on a fall day. We got here at 7pm on a Friday night - it's very charming, very cozy for sure. We might have hit them on a bad night - they were understaffed and we waited literally 30 minutes just to get a drink order. Then, after asking if... More 

Thank VTwelltravelled
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Inn with a PUB too. Limited beer selection but the food is always very better than expectations. Traditional and local.

Thank Robert S
Manchester, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Inn is charming. Great food, great people, wonderful bar. Just a perfect setting and experience. Highly recommend.

Thank ksh0309
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Loved having appetizers and dinner on the front wrap around porch at Saxon's River Inn. Service was excellent and the food was nice. The bar has a cool, laid back vibe, and the bartender is the best. Eliza was a delightful hostess (just like her folks up at their AirBnB place in Westminster).

Thank TheAviatorRJ
Winooski VT
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Should you find yourself in Saxons River, you will find good food and nice folks at the inn. Nice selection of Vt beer, lots of outdoor seating, and a menu ranging from burger to tofu stack to rack of lamb. I had chicken piccata, my dinner mates had salmon and tofu stack -- both were happy.

Thank bridge_vt
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294 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This was our first time here. There is the Pub and the Outdoor Garden; we ate in the dining room which is white tablecloths in a pleasant, relaxed setting. My wife said the duck was among the best she has ever had, fresh, not gamy, not dry, really just perfect. I had the filet mignon which was very good but... More 

Thank BaysideConnecticut
Aschaffenburg, Germany
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136 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The Saxtons River Inn gives you an authentic feeling of a New England hotel and restaurant. There is a dining room area and a bar area with a fire place, which is quite cosy and where the local meets. The food is good, you can find local beers and the service is friendly. Only the large screen sports TV in... More 

Thank RIshibashi
Chino, United States
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Our first dinner in Saxton's River was at the Inn for a family reunion. There were 12 of us and the inn accommodated us quite nicely. The food was very good as were the drinks and wine. I would recommend the Inn for dinner any time.

Thank Cyndi W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Main St, Saxtons River, VT 05154-9990
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Saxtons River
  • Phone Number: +1 802-869-2110

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