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Iron Lantern

272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
+1 802-468-5474
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“soup” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our family ate at the Iron Lantern recently and it was great. The entrees were very good and portions were plentiful. A soup and salad bar comes with an entree and those items were extensive. Seafood and steaks were excellent. We definitely recommend the Iron...More

Thank AlmostRetired2015
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We just love the options on this salad bar which includes homemade soup and breads. I ordered the Seafood Casserole which was tasty and just the right portion. We also ordered the Flat Iron Steak which was perfectly cooked and tasty as well. Being my...More

Thank mylittlehummingbird
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

They have a great salad/soup/bread bar that comes with your meal. If you like a little spice, their flat iron steak is great.

Thank Clanfear11
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I went to this restaurant for the first time. The salad/soup and bread bar was included with the meal and there was a very large assortment of items including shrimp. The portion size was acceptable and the prime rib I had was the best in...More

Thank LarryD875
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The surroundings are a little dated in this place, making it feel a bit like a throw back to the supper clubs of old, but the food is awesome. The buffet is stocked with all kinds of fresh veg and salads of all types, shrimp...More

Thank Julianne D
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Classic supper club atmosphere Nice experience. Exceptional salad bar. Many unusual choices such as grape leaves and Brussels sprouts. Service was attentive and food was tasty.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We visited this restaurant again after several years. We had to give it a mixed review. We were there for dinner with a group (reservation) of several friends. We were seated promptly and given menus and water promptly. Little dishes of butter and crackers were...More

1  Thank Vermonter33
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were 8 people who had a reservation for 7pm. Our waitress was the least attentive waitress I've ever had in a restaurant in years and years. We were seated, she came with water, then left and went to another table seated 10 minutes after...More

2  Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We go to the Iron Lantern for the salad bar! It's a meal in itself. There are many items to choose from, including peel and eat shrimp, fresh artichoke salad, several different green mixes and all the fixings, and many different salads to choose from....More

Thank vermonter0851
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The venue is nice. Plentiful and varied salad and soup bar, and assorted breads and rolls. I was disappointed in my choice of beef. My family memenber loves their wings and the offered special on wings.

Thank Nonaleyone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Castleton
  • Phone Number: +1 802-468-5474
  • E-mail
Ph: (802) 468-5474 ~ Fax: (802) 468-2362 ~ Email: ironlanternrest@aol.com
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