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T. J. Buckley's

132 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3275
+1 802-257-4922
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (24 reviews)
“pate” (7 reviews)
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132 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3275
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

It has been many years since I dined at T.J. Buckley's and tonight's experience was all that I had expected and more. It was flawless. The food was superb, offering a splendid array of taste, texture and visual appeal. The presentation was attractive and clearly...More

1  Thank vtdano
Reviewed 5 November 2016

TJ Buckley was recommended to us by a friend who raves about it. My husband and I had dinner there last night and now we rave about it. The restaurant is set in an old fashioned caboose-type diner, but serves very elegant dishes. It is...More

1  Thank Martine A
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

My experience at T. J.Buckley's was on par as one of the best meals & experiences I've had. I was there for a birthday celebration with family and it was a perfect setting for that. We shared the 4 available appetizers and we tasted each...More

1  Thank jnfoodsnob44
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Celebrating a few bdays in our party we met at Tj Buckleys. With the appearance of an old Diner, the inside was elegant and cozy. The waitress was amazing and so knowledgable of their menu. We sampled as much as we could. I cannot express...More

1  Thank carlosso
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great food and service. A one of a kind experience. Great time of year to visit VT. Love the train car experience.

1  Thank marilyn r
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We love good food. We started checking out restaurants for our trip to VT ahead of time and this place popped. We made reservations two weeks ahead and almost didn't get in. This place is very "unassuming" from the outside and is incongruent with what...More

1  Thank ClaudiaP107
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Yes, it was not inexpensive. Yes, it took awhile. Nonetheless it was an incredible experience. One of the finest meals I have had...ever. Each course was perfection: the pate, hanger steak, scallops and salad all indescribably delish and artfully presented. The charming waitress did bring...More

2  Thank Joebob2014
Reviewed 23 August 2016

T> J. looks TIRED and ready to fall down. That's not unreasonable considering his age. But the springy little wait staff act like they couldn't care less, And the PRICES!!!!!!!! Where does he/ they think they are? this Brattleboro. DON'T go unless you have -...More

Thank rowlandz
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We love this restaurant so much we route our trips back to New England through Brattleboro, VT, in order to eat here. The chef/owner selects the best in season, local ingredients and changes his menu daily. You can sit in the small, restored street car...More

1  Thank RochesterDoug
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Excellent restaurant!!! We called last minute and were able to get a table for that night. The waitress was extremely professional and courteous. The food was fabulous! The atmosphere was charming. It is a very small restaurant but definitely worth trying to get a reservation....More

1  Thank ctmike15
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26 May 2017|
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Response from JillDD1234 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Maybe $25-$30
Pamela C
18 March 2017|
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Response from ClaudiaP107 | Reviewed this property |
Lol. It depends on how well behaved that 7 year old is. It is a very small restaurant geared for adult dining. The night we were there a young couple brought in two little children who disruptive to the dining experience... More
Ellen S
20 October 2015|
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Response from 234lax | Reviewed this property |
Six of us ate with appetizers, desserts, and wine for approx. $600 so about $100/ person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3275
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brattleboro
  • Phone Number: +1 802-257-4922
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