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Two Brothers Tavern

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86 Main St, Middlebury, VT 05753
+1 802-388-0002
11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I could sit here all afternoon. Had a 3pm lunch. The restaurant is quiet, dim, fantastic music. The green eyes cocktail did not disappoint, neither did the kale Caesar salad and Cabot soup. $29 for my 3 items but worth it. The service was great.

Thank Kelly T
madison ct
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an okay meal here but was a bit underwhelmed. They claimed to have the best mac and cheese in VT which was definitely false, but burgers were pretty good.

Thank antonia j
Maplewood, NJ
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133 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I spied poutine on the menu and told my friend, "Hey, have you had poutine? It's french fries, gravy and cheese curds. What could go wrong with that?" So I poured out two lines of Lipitor on the table top and began to snort them, much to the chagrin of the locals. The poutine was fine. Unfortunately, the mac... More 

Thank Knot_my_reel_name
Cinnaminson, New Jersey
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193 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife had soup and salad. She had to ask for bread and it took 15 minutes to be served. My hamburger was good. But service was slow overall. I think they were short of staff.

Thank SouthJerseyEatwell
MokieVermont, Owner at Two Brothers Tavern, responded to this review

Dear SouthJerseyEatwell, Thank you for your patronage. My name is Holmes Jacobs and I am the General manager and co-owner of Two Brothers Tavern. Please accept my humblest apologies for any issues related to your service. Are you able to give us any more details so that we might be able to use this information to better educate our staff?... More 

Rutland, Vermont
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215 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch in the tavern. Very cool atmosphere, service was perfect. Limited menu but I believe something for everyone. Nice local beer special, which seems rare these days. Great stop, highly recommend.

Thank v1960t
Newfields, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to the tavern several times in the last couple years with my family, always for lunch. It's been very enjoyable each time. The food has been consistently good, the service super friendly, and the atmosphere is nice. It's a place that is always on our short list of places for lunch when we're in town. I definitely recommend... More 

Thank IzzyTravelerNH
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would definitely recommend this place for a great ambiance, good menu, delicious food and great service.

Thank zabethck
Ellicott City, Maryland
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for a late lunch as they were preparing for dinner service. The restaurant offers a "bar side" and dining room options, both of which appeared to be clean and well maintained. The menu had a wide variety of traditional pub food with many unusual seasonal and eclectic options added in. Examples include beer cheese soup, Vermont mac and... More 

Thank Joe C
Austin, TX
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170 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner there last night and really liked it. Gourmet level food. As vegetarians we always appreciate some options - especially in a Tavern - and there were several good choices. Try the Risotto it was outstanding!

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Burlingame, California
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190 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really great option in Middlebury. Everything that we had was very good. We had a mix of sandwiches, salads, soups and the brussels sprouts. (the brussels sprouts were really, really good). The bar is well stocked, the restaurant very comfortable. Only issue was it was busy, so we delayed our seating so that the kitchen would be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main St, Middlebury, VT 05753
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-388-0002
Popular bar, restaurant and Lounge in the heart of Middlebury, featuring an award-winning menu of inspired Vermont Comfort fair and more than 24 beers on draught.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?