We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Benn Diner

318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
+1 802-442-5140
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (52 reviews)
“omelet” (43 reviews)
“french toast” (18 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (576)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 568 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Read about this diner in a travel guide and knew we had to visit as it was made in Silk City (Paterson) NJ out home state. It an old-fashioned diner with good food and friendly service. Booth seating is limited and was full, so we...More

Thank ctp1513
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our favorite diner in Vermont, and we know quite a few. Cash only, fyi. A surprising number of interesting vegetarian options.

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Real old-time original diner. Everything was delicious, served at proper temperature...HOT. Biscuits with sausage gravy, different pancakes all terrific. Server was a bit cranky.....maybe part of the "charm"?, or just a bad day. Even so, worth repeating.

Thank JandLfromNY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had lunch here yesterday. The food was great, the service friendly, and the atmosphere nostalgic. A must go to casual eatery if you are in Bennington.

Thank ross5100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading all the praises here on Tripadvisor, we put our expectations very high...and we were very disappointed. What strikes you first is the different dishes they have added over time by putting them on coloured paper and hang them on the long wall behind...More

Thank Steffen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anytime I am in the area I make it my business to visit "Blue Benn". This small, old style diner has character. It daily has 50 to sixty specials posted. The food is fresh, plentiful and just darn good. Be aware, it is cash only...More

Thank retirededward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you drive by this place based on looks, you've made a big mistake. Get out of your car and go in for a great diner experience. Breakfast all day and more items oosted on the wall that are not in the printed menu. Big...More

Thank Trainman334
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Some one called this a tourist trap— ridiculous We were tourists but everyone around us was on first name basis with staff Outstanding Vermont cheddar , bacon and ham omelet with great country fried potatoes - very reasonable tariff Home made donuts and muffins A...More

2  Thank jfadds
Reviewed June 8, 2018

This is like going back in time. What a great atmosphere. Ceramic tile, Formica, stainless steel, adorable curtains, and a juke box at the table. What more could you want. This is real old time diner, with great home cooked food. Everything from apple pie...More

Thank 401lovetotravel
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

I first ate lunch here 30 years ago when I lived in Pittsfield Ma . This place is a gem . Had a burger 8 OZ with cheddar cheese and homemade fries . The bun was buttered and grilled . There was also chicken dinners...More

1  Thank rita0521
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Bennington
Bennington Motor Inn
121 reviews
.70 km away
Paradise Inn
328 reviews
.77 km away
Catamount
47 reviews
1.47 km away
Knotty Pine Motel
197 reviews
1.59 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Madison Brewing Co. Brew Pub & Restaurant
683 reviews
.77 km away
Lil Britain
72 reviews
.70 km away
Sunny Side Diner
89 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old First Congregational Church
208 reviews
1.49 km away
Downtown Bennington Visitor Center
8 reviews
.94 km away
Bennington Battle Monument
604 reviews
1.57 km away
Bennington Museum
301 reviews
1.02 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
VirginiaMcC
May 20, 2016|
Answer
Response from backtotheislands | Reviewed this property |
No idea! We were there in October for dinner and arrived before the rush. It is small, but very worth it!
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-442-5140
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing