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The Anchor

8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
+1 802-464-2112
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (87 reviews)
“steamers” (17 reviews)
“salad” (53 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had heard good things about the The Anchor, so we vowed we would eat here when we were in the area. We are so glad we did. The outside isn't that much to look at, but the inside ambiance is lovely, the staff very...More

Thank Kay T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is very popular with the locals. Food is good but I would suggest a reservation unless you want to sit in the bar if there is space available. They run specials during the week which also increases people for early evening dining. Staff...More

Thank billmargieg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant surroundings. Very good seafood selection reasonable price good service. We shared an ice cream between the 4 of us and it was plenty. Beer was good too.

Thank kgh62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the anchor for our anniversary. We arrived at 5:30 to find the restaurant wasn't as busy as we expected. We were happy to get a table right away and that is where the prompt service ended. We did not leave the restaurant...More

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a late lunch on a Monday afternoon based on a friend's recommendation. Good stop! I had the scallop p latter and my wife had the lobster roll platter. Service was prompt and accurate. Food was very good. Accompanied by a couple of...More

Thank Trainman334
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

I can't believe I have never been to the anchor. Excellent service and food. Our server Larry was super friendly and a longtime employee. I knew I should have gotten seafood but I was craving some steak. I got the bleu sirloin and it did...More

Thank AylinElizabeth
Reviewed May 18, 2018

We wanted a little more upscale place for 100th Birthday....the Anchor was highly recommended. So we made a reservation for 10 of us. The menu was very limited, With all the diets and food selections we was surprised there was nothing that could be made...More

Thank dolly1275
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Came yesterday for lunch. It was good. Came tonight for dinner. Meh. I had seafood special and my wife had baked stuffed haddock. Both had WAY too much breading.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed April 10, 2018

It was very busy place. We didn't have any reservations. I had french toast with bacon. My daughter had a haddock sandwich with white vermont cheddar. Food good. Waitress seemed overwhelmed.

Thank smmartin
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch recently, and it was definitely worth the stop! We had the lobster roll and the black angus cheeseburger, and both were really good. The restaurant was very clean and comfortable. There was a good size crowd in the restaurant and...More

Thank boardgirl1220
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
Ck the web site! Happy New Year!
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Yes they do, they also have a New Mexican reastrant on the property.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-464-2112
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