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The Foundry

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4850 Vt Route 242, Jay, VT 05859-9404
+1 802-327-2500
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Center Conway, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Foundry has a great location on Tramside at Jay Peak Resort. They do a nice flatbread and assorted other pub fare. The menu also usually has seasonal dinners that are nice and locally sourced. Usually a couple of good beers on tap long with a full bar so there is no shortage of beverages. IN the warmer months there... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast with our two grade school age children and were not impressed with the food, but enjoyed the mountain ski slope views. The pancakes were spongy, the waffles soggy-like, the egg omelette ho hum. The server, although polite and apologetic, kept on forgetting our requests for basic items, such as milk (instead of cream) for our coffee.

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Thank Archoog
Northborough, Massachusetts
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115 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Definitely make reservations for dinner as this place fills up fast, even in the off season. We started with Wings with 3 different sauces. The Honey BBQ was my favorite as was loaded with flavor and good size wings. The Chipotle Wings was a rub which was a bit dry for my taste, but others in our group loved them.... More 

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Thank SteveDGT
Connecticut
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70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The mountain view is great from this restaurant and the people watching is entertaining too! The poutine was out of this world delicious. Burgers were average but I would highly recommend the Green Mountain Boys Melt. It is a messy but tasty chicken sandwich. Service was average.

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Thank Tamba5
Blue Hill Falls, Maine
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My 11 year old had the chocolate chip pancakes. Loved them, "They're crispy on the outside and soft inside with lots of flavor!" I don't eat pancakes. If my picky eater raves about something I have to try it. These were GOOD!! My husband and I fought over that which she couldn't finish. This is on top of our respective... More 

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Thank HoneyBadger1972
Ottawa, Canada
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Family of four - Ordered munchies and drinks. Food was ok (I've had better). Service was fine. Nothing special but close and we didn't have to drive.

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Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is well located at the Tram Base... The food is not impressive and rather pricy for the quality the put in your plate. The Seafood Jambalaya is too spicy and you have to search for the seafood! The wine list is decent to good. Wine Prices are reasonable. The Burger was below minimal expectations... the Sausage Portobello is... More 

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Thank egareau
Buffalo, New York
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186 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Foundry was inside Jay Hotel with a view of the metro lift. Our server was Shiloh, and we enjoyed his friendly manner and competence. Our entrees were duck and pasta. The small salads were very generous. All food was of excellent quality. The menu was diverse with kids items, flatbreads and then fancier entrees. There was a large group... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The Foundry is located right within Jay's resort and isn't far from the tram and chairlifts. My bartender was Heather who was a server filling in for the bartender who did not show. Heather was wonderful, very nice and accommodating. It took her quite awhile to make our drinks (we ordered Martinis) but she was new and we insisted she... More 

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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107 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a pleasant dinner at the Foundry. The service was good. The prices were reasonable. My kids got chicken fingers and pulled Pork Sandwich and liked them. I got the special fish that was salmon and it was delicious. Hubby got the BBQ platter and he said it was dry and bland. He did think it seemed like it had... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4850 Vt Route 242, Jay, VT 05859-9404
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Jay
  • Phone Number: +1 802-327-2500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?