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1 Prospect St, Bennington, VT 05257-9545
+1 802-442-7171
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Amazing little place with very unique and reasonably priced food. Service was wonderful. The quality of the food was superb. I highly recommend!

Thank Susan H
Portland, Maine
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43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I, along with our daughter and son in law, enjoyed dinner here on 10/29/16. A beautifully kept old building that years ago was a mercantile structure carrying a variety of things needed by town folk. Original tin ceilings and acoustics that facilitated conversation. Lani was our greeter and server, thoroughly professional but with a gentle, pleasant personality.... More 

Thank 290JohnT290
Jackson, Mississippi
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Expertly prepared, beautifully presented delicious food in a lovely and charming setting. Attentive and informative service. Nick (the owner) was our chef and Lani (his wife) our server. These folks know how to do fine dining. Starters, salad, entrees, coffee and desserts each perfect. Not inexpensive but not exorbitant either. In fact worth every penny. A delightful dining experience indeed.

Thank LtColLedbetter
Venice, Italy
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Came there for dinner after a long trip. We enjoyed a well prepared, original dinner all on vegetarian basis. The wine was excellent, the service friendly and attentive. I can only recommend this place.

Thank Dermatologist55
Sydney, Australia
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106 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Pagaea was recommended by the owner of the Inn we were staying at. There are two parts to this restaurant, a lounge and fine dining. We ate at the lounge and were happy with our choice. We had the fish tacos and root vegetable ravioli which was on the specials menu. No room for dessert unfortunately.

1 Thank lachie255060
Alna, Maine
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

The portions were small, the wine was super expensive, and the fish entree was overcooked and dry. Now the creme brulee was very delicious. Now we should have gone into the Lounge where the food is affordable. A big mistake on our part.

Thank epew3535
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Wonderful fusion restaurant using locally sourced ingredients. An excellent meal; perhaps the finest restaurant in Vermont.

Thank IamFredMertz
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Lonely planet said it was great restaurant but we ate bad food starting with pork belly. Terribile. The pork was inedible and it was not eaten. little better the other dishes.

1 Thank 22.12.1955 A
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We ate in the lounge area at Pangaea, recommended by our host at our B&B. Loved the atmosphere, as well as the great food. They were busy so service was not especially fast, but as we were in no hurry, we just enjoyed the ambiance. We did not have reservations but that was not a problem, we got a table... More 

Thank 2twaers
Rockville Centre, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I held the rehearsal luncheon for our son's wedding at this restaurant and it was wonderful! Lani, one of the managers was extremely helpful and worked with me on menu choices, timing and even provided wild flowers for the tables. All our guests commented on how delicious the food was and we couldn't be more pleased. Both the food and... More 

Thank Juliann Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Prospect St, Bennington, VT 05257-9545
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-442-7171
Pangaea is focused on creating an amazing dining experience using the most locally sourced food possible combined with an atmosphere that is very welcoming. You will be able to find food inspired from around the world here at Pangaea.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?