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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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American, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
318 North St, Bennington, VT 05201-1857
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Reviewed 3 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to dine at this old style railroad car diner after not visiting for many years. You would think small is easier to clean but upon seating in one of the booths we got a closeup look of little effort in keeping the place...More

Thank Stanley R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It really is an old fashioned diner, lots of stainless steel, stools, and booths. No alcohol and no credit/debit cards. The food was good, excellent French fries. Martha had a Boston Reuben. I've spent about half my adult life in the Boston area and never...More

Thank Fred5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by here for breakfast during a road trip and loved the experience. The food was awesome (I don't think I've ever had such a delicious blueberry muffin), but the atmosphere was just so different it made it ten times better. Would love to go...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love to visit the diners whenever we can. Loved this one! It is smaller and has seen some use but it was fabulous! Enjoyed the old juke box at the tables and some of the OLD songs from the 50s. Our waitress was very...More

Thank Doreen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a special side trip to stop at Blue Benn Diner on the way to NH. We decided to try something other then the breakfast. We had the Chicken Fajita Salad and the Black Bean and Chicken Quesadilla. The food was delicious and the...More

Thank John B
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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