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Hen of The Wood

92 Stowe St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1117
+1 802-244-7300
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (49 reviews)
“rabbit” (29 reviews)
“gnocchi” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
92 Stowe St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1117
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Pros Easy Parking Music at a low volume so guests can talk old feed place - unusual atmosphere - pleasant Food is the best!!! Very good. Perfectly cooked fish and steak Service is wonderful New England Cheese selection is offered 1.5 oz for $8 Cons...More

1  Thank Janice402
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Great for foodies. Delish! You won't be disappointed with either location. Awesome food and great service!

Thank Pinch21NJ
Reviewed 6 April 2015

I hate chef owned restaurants because you can't order meat the way you want it, it has to be the way the chef wants.. and the farm to table is a lot of hype....but Hen is awesome and the food is some of the best...More

Thank pinkyspr
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I was in Stowe for the first time and looking for a birthday worthy dining experience-to me that is a unique interior with a soothing ambience and very professional service with an "every morsel delicious" meal. I found it all at Hen of the Wood....More

Reviewed 22 March 2015

The building is gorgeous and the food is even better. My husband and I stayed in Stowe for our first anniversary and we were blown away by the friendliness of all the people we met and the quality of food we consumed. Hen of the...More

Thank Kelsey D
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Candlelight reflects beautifully off the stone walls and wood beams on the ceilings. We began our meal with a selection of cheeses from local cheese producers. The cheeses were paired with homemade crackers, hazelnuts and a pear butter which were truly amazing. The hangar steak...More

Thank learnlovelivetravel
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The atmosphere alone is worth the trip. The food is unique and its tough to choose what selection to order. Local produce and ingredients are used when available and prepared with skill and served with a flair. The demand is such that you need to...More

Thank jimcathypro
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Named for a large type of mushroom. Beautiful, tiny place in an old mill on a lovely stream and waterfall. Table 41 sits outside, closest to the waterfall, but they do not take reservations for the three tables outside. I wanted to love this place,...More

Thank HomoQuiScitOmnia
Reviewed 27 February 2015

The atmosphere is warm and inviting, I'd even say intimate even though the space is not huge. Nestled in front of the Thatcher Brook the building is rich in history. The feel of a restaurant is only a part of the experience and doesn't really...More

Thank Delores M
Reviewed 26 February 2015

had a great dinner here with my boyfriend. Food was great and the experience was also good. I will be returning when I visit Vermont next. the dish with the egg and hen of the wood mushroom was bomb

Thank Jchapman3
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21 December 2016|
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Response from Stacy B | Reviewed this property |
Nice, casual. Jeans (without rips) and nice top are just fine.
Rosalie N
14 December 2016|
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Response from Sonny844 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I both had wonderful meals when we were here in July. I had the Hanger steak and it was wonderful. I believe this was the daily special. I don't remember what my wife had but she loved it. Reservations are a... More
29 August 2016|
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Response from VTDaisyGirl | Property representative |
We do not. Dinner only, every night in Burlington, Tuesday thru Saturday in Waterbury.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Stowe St, Waterbury, VT 05676-1117
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-244-7300
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