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The Reservoir - Restaurant and Tap Room

1 S Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1856
+1 802-244-7827
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish tacos” (14 reviews)
“meatloaf” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 S Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1856
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Rez has always been a family favorite. The food is delicious, huge portions, and very modestly-priced. Everything is really good. Best fish and chips in this part of Vermont, hands-down. The bar there is amazing, too. They have so many beers on tap. Always...More

Thank Gretchen M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our lunch here was a feast for the eyes. Large portions and delicious food. Attentive staff. Whimsical decor.

Thank drdropkin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was below average and lacked inspiration. Everything in the main dining room smells like the beer taps need to be cleaned or that beer spilled onto the floor...

2  Thank Jojowastheman
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant on the recommendation of our hotel. The food was very good, prices acceptable, portions decent sized, and service was pleasant. Many craft beers were available to be tasted, but my husband and I are not big drinkers. I...More

Thank ecpoteralski
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Let's face it...you came to Waterbury for local beer and if you want it on draft chances are the rez has it with absolutely monster tap list. Try a legendary sip of sunshine or branch out to one of the up and commers Like green...More

Thank Getlofty
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Perfect for burger & beer with family after skiing. Great find! Would definitely go there again. Great food great beer selection, & great service.

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Had an early dinner at the Reservoir. Mac and Cheese was good and the burger was a very good homemade ground beef burger that was unfortunately served directly from the grill onto the bun leaving the lower portion of the bun as a soggy flat...More

Thank LongTourer
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

My favorite restaurant in Waterbury. Our server Nick did a great job navigating us through the 39 beers 🍺 on tap helping us each find a great beer to our individual liking. Tonight I had the Meatloaf which is one of my favorite dishes. Must...More

1  Thank johnfricke
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel and it did not disappoint! They don’t take reservations but when I did call ahead with my party of 8 they could accommodate us. We went for dinner on a Thursday night and it wasn’t too busy thankfully...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 February 2018

This is a bit overdue. I was in back in early January with a large party of coworkers and friends. We were loud, likely kind of annoying, and we all wanted to pay our own bill. Nick didn't hesitate. He dealt with our shenanigans, and...More

Thank Nate M
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I think you are asking the restaurant this question, but It is a popular spot and is gets busier as the evening goes by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
3:00 PM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 S Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1856
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-244-7827
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