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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%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (52 reviews)
“omelet” (43 reviews)
“french toast” (18 reviews)
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6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
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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
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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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