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The Publyk House

782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
+1 802-442-7500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“apple butter” (39 reviews)
“prime rib” (33 reviews)
“steak” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were riding today on a nice snowy day ..on Route 7A and decided to stop for Lunch at the Publyk House..we were delightfully surprised with the Lunch Menu and met Dave at the Bar..Dave, with his very comforting personality, made us feel very much...More

Thank bmaskelljr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 9 in the room with the beautiful view. The service was good, no complaints on time or attention. I think the salad bar was great with a variety of options and my prime rib was delicious! This is a nice...More

Thank sweetooth989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cant go wrong here with the view from the outside deck, the food and service was very good, you might need reservations some nights.

Thank Anthony Tony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Publyk house is in a scenic but convenient location and offers a charming, rustic interior. The bar/tavern area offers food, as well as drink service at tables or the bar and the dining room, is a great place for a relaxing dinner. Friendly locals...More

Thank 303janetf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place touts that it’s the Best Steakhouse in VT. The steak choice is limited to NY Strip, Sirloin, Prime Rib (on occasion) and tenderloin medallions. That’s not really even a Steakhouse. I had the Prime-rib. Ordered rare and king cut. It came rare and...More

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like cozy relaxed dining together with great food and service, this restaurant is the one to beat! We chose it for Thanksgiving with the help of their inviting website. We not only enjoyed an extensive buffet menu of delicious home-cooking, but experienced fabulous...More

Thank michelefZ5345JF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute Thanksgiving plans had us scrambling and Publyk house delivered beyond the best! Fabulous Thanksgiving spread. Just like home only better! And the views! Wow. Great drinks, fabulous buffet and desserts out of bon appetit! And our host- thank you. Jody our server was...More

2  Thank carol l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate two fine turkey dinners while watching the sun set on the final night of our New England fall trip. The Publyk House capped things off perfectly! The turkey was moist and flavorful with all the sides you’d expect for a meal like that....More

1  Thank Taylor C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for a quick bite before a movie and sat at the bar. First time and really enjoyed it. Atmosphere is relaxed. Service is on point. Dave went the extra mile. Decor lives up to the Vermont barn style brand. Food was yummy. The...More

1  Thank lest77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant because it was close to where we were staying, and it turned out the location was a bonus on top of the very good meal. First, the down side- there is definitely not enough parking for a Friday night when live...More

Thank tektektek
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Questions & Answers
12 May 2017|
Response from ThePublykHouse | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! We do accept bus tours. As of now the date is open. If you send us your email we can get more information to you or you can call us at (802)442-7500. Thanks and look forward to hearing from... More
22 April 2017|
Response from VTBuddy | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Salad bar, of course. Call and the helpful staff will respond.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 782 Harwood Hill Rd, Bennington, VT 05201-8810
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-442-7500
  • E-mail
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