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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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41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
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Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in Ludlow. Recently had a birthday celebration dinner at The Downtown Grocery. The staff was knowledgeable, and friendly. I am celiac and they were particularly aware of the gluten issues. The chef went above and beyond to make a side dish gluten free....More

Thank Frances D
Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

This was, hands down, the best restaurant we've been to in quite some time. Right up there with Le Diplomate (DC) and Becca (NYC)... only more intimate and welcoming. Every person we interacted with was genuinely warm, welcoming, and attentive. The food was perfection. I...More

Thank GoneAwayRemington
Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

nice people but too pricey for what you get. Overrated. Not the best value or taste for $$$$$. Open kitchen and lots of noise from the kitchen not relaxing at all. We had one server and many others checking on us unnessarily. Place is small...More

1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Downtown Grocery is the perfect addition to Ludlow, VT where families from Fairfield County, Connecticut take their kids to learn to ski. This restaurant could easily be picked up and settled in Greenwich or New Canaan. So if you're looking for a dining experience similar...More

1  Thank Christie M
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Very well prepared and imaginative food although some dishes a little quirky. My blue fish was excellent good service very nice ambiance. worth a visit

Thank michasue
Reviewed 21 October 2014

A really unusual mix of flavours in almost every dish, introduced by our friendly server, Ben. The chef grows many of the summer vegetables on the roof of the building. Most everything else is produced in the local community; meat is butchered in house. Very...More

Thank MrsRehoboth
Reviewed 19 October 2014

The staff are engaging lovely and well informed The food is creative and fresh- with unusual combinations of tastes- Good wine list too

Thank alexandra k
Reviewed 17 October 2014

When I walked in I was struck by the number of specials on the chalk board. In theory, I think a variety of specials are a good thing, but the board was overloaded with them. If you're going to put that many specials on a...More

1  Thank HungryHippoChampion
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We went to the Downtown Grocery yesterday evening, a monday. Without reservation. It was full when we arrived around 7.30 pm. We could wait and after 20 minutes we could sit down. The choice of food is big enough (a lot of fish), with some...More

Thank Pollie75
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Carmen, the Castle concierge recommended us this restaurant and we absolutely loved it!! great local produce for all of you organic health seekers!

Thank Irma K
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
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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