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Blue Benn Diner

318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
+1 802-442-5140
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (53 reviews)
“omelet” (46 reviews)
“cornbread” (12 reviews)
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6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While you can usually walk in and get a seat at the counter at this diner, even those seats were full. So we waited for a booth. It is a bit quirky with a menu, specials stuck all over the place, and an old town...More

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They get busy for lunch. The place is not that large. It is an old fashioned diner. They have a lot of things on the menu and other offerings on the wall. The food is good, not great however I would eat here again. The...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will not be disappointed at this little diner. A favorite of the locals. An extensive menu for such a small diner. You may have to wait for a seat but worth the wait. The fresh fried haddock was really good. Try it---------you will like...More

Thank hartsellj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you are in Bennington you should not skip eating here. When my three daughters were young this is the only place they wanted to eat. They are all in their 20's now and they still talk about eating here. Everything is good. My wife...More

1  Thank 06241959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten there a few times. Reasonable prices. Yummy food and great service. A wonderful old style diner.

Thank Katrina K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was exceptional considering we dined during peak lunch hour. Incredible vegetarian options. We ordered the vegetarian meatloaf plate and a tuna melt. The waitress worked as a team and enjoyed their work

Thank buffettb
Reviewed September 10, 2018

This diner is wonderfully cared for, lovingly preserved. Perfect eggs Benedict perfect Popeye Benedict absolutely fantastic corn bread French toast !! The atmosphere is homey, although were were travelers we were treated like relatives - the sign on the door is very clear about waiting...More

Thank Pecpmc
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We were in Bennington at lunch time and saw this old style dinner. It is all metal outside like the ones from another era. To our surprise it was full and we had to wait a few minutes to be seated. They have a very...More

Thank william Y
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Everyone in the area knows that the Blue Benn is an institution. It can’t be beat for variety, deliciousness, and price. My favorite is the real hot turkey sandwich or dinner. It is almost impossible to find this fare anywhere without the freshness of the...More

Thank RalphH42
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We stopped in for lunch around 1:30 on our drive home from the Garlic Festival in Bennington. It has been several years since we ate breakfast here and we remembered that being good. There were no booths,so we sat at the only 2 open stools...More

Thank caesarsm0m
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May 20, 2016|
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!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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
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