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Cow Palace

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Derby $$ - $$$ American, ,
3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
+1 802-766-4724
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of taxidermied animals hanging on the walls with horn lighting fixtures. Waiter was friendly and efficient. Had the steak tips with french fries, it was good. The live elk outside in the pasture are fun to watch.

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here after visiting with the elk in the pasture behind the restaurant. My husband had a burger and home cut french fries, and I had the butternut squash ravioli with a homemade maple alfredo sauce and the salad bar. The salad bar was...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I eat here often! The good is delicious and service is great! One of my favorite places! Kid friendly!

Thank LPS L
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Food was great. Steaks were some of best .Nice salad bar and friendly service and very casual atmosphere.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We had two outstanding dinners here. The first was a Delmonico steak smothered in mushrooms and cheese (16 ounces), and my wife had the best prime rib ever according to her. The ale is good here too. I just think that Vermont shines as far...More

Thank GaryCummings
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Ask for a table in the rear and let the kids watch the elk while you have your meal... kids love the distraction as do parents. The food here is always consistently good and ample as is the salad bar.

Thank kennstransky
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went for their rib special. Can't wait to go back to Vermont and have them again! Nice salad bar, too.

Thank Dancingbluewolf
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food was great and the price was affordable. Atmosphere of the Cow Palace is very family friendly.

Thank TammyVT
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband and I often visit Cow Palace during our snowmobiling trips. It is difficult to find restaurants in the area that serve dinner after, say, 7:00. But Cow Palace is always a go-to option. The menu has a nice variety and we have always...More

Thank KarenAnne08
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant has gone down hill over the years, it used to be one of my favorites. I don't think the menu has changed in years and the last couple of times in, the service was only fair. While still a decent place, there are...More

Thank kevjack6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3111 US Route 5, Derby, VT 05829-9456
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +1 802-766-4724
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