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The Downtown Grocery

41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
+1 802-228-7566
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
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Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Not enough good things I can say. Love this adorable place. Staff is outstanding. The knowledge of the menu is so refreshing. Never once felt rushed. Attention to detail was so evident. Food was outstanding. Decor vibe perfect. Drinks perfect. Get the flatbread it's always...More

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We found Downtown Grocery on Trip Advisor. With no reservation, we ended up waiting long past dinnertime, but the staff was wonderful and the food was very, very good.

2  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We go to Okemo every year, and we make it a point to stop by the Downtown Grocery when we're in town. This restaurant is one of the best places I've ever had a meal. The ingredients are fresh and fantastic. The meals range from...More

Thank bbostonfamily
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Down a side road in Ludlow, this restaurant is amazing. The owners have taken great care to create a very high end offering. Wine list is deep and interesting. 6 app and 6 main specials the night we went. Reservations are required and book ahead....More

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Once you actually determine what selection to make, the food was quite tasty, but way over priced for the serving given. For the amount charged it was in my opinion tacky to have white paper covering the white linen tablecloth... From the hostess to wait...More

4  Thank drclaudia
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Decided to go again even though previous visit had extremely slow service. Warned waitress right away that the restaurant was "on Trial" and why. So service was better and food continued to be above average. Only negative was food on the specials was already gone...More

Thank Travelwaves
Reviewed 7 March 2015

This was recommended by a friend, and that was a good thing because we might otherwise have walked right by. Everything was perfect. The waitress was well versed about the details of everything on the menu from the imaginative cocktails to the dessert. Each course...More

1  Thank Happytotravel63
Reviewed 3 March 2015

My boyfriend surprised me with this restaurant. We were traveling through Vermont skiing, visiting breweries and finding great eats. What a gem this was. If you like sitting at the bar, be there before it opens at least 15min. If you want a table (only...More

2  Thank Tweettbird
Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

I went shopping for groceries with my friend, The Duke of Ludlow. I usually get my groceries down to Hannaford's, but this time I decided to go to The Downtown Grocery. When I walked in with my grocery cart everybody seemed a little confused. Turns...More

21  Thank Pat_Gray2
Reviewed 26 February 2015

The second time we have eaten here. Couldn't get a reservation but it was suggested that we might want to sit at the bar. The bar experience was great. The meal was superb as was the banter with the bartender. Ambience is great and Abby,...More

Thank James S
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Wine bar across the street does
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +1 802-228-7566
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