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The Blue Donkey

) #34 of 65 Restaurants in Stowe ££ - £££ American,
1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
+1 802-253-3100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“curly fries” (11 reviews)
“burger” (166 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was the perfect spot at the end of the weekend, order your burger or BBQ at the counter and find a seat indoors or out. The diet can start tmrw, good way to end the weekend and they have Heady Topper too.

Thank Ricketee
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We each had a different burger or different cheeses on them. I had a Blue Donkey Classic with cheddar. They come with fries, but I paid extra for onion rings. Small but nice beer and cider choices.

Thank BethWallace
Reviewed 5 days ago

The set up for the Blue Donkey is a little confusing. You have to pay for your food before you sit down, which is not clearly indicated. You pick up your drink, and they bring the food to your table - so it's a bit...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to The Blue Donkey every time we visit Stowe- love it! the burgers are so good, as are the fries! Everything is so fresh.

Thank JMN19701
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many places to eat. Needed somewhere quick. Not bad, but nothing to write home about either. Best burgers. Not quite. The burgers were definitely better than Burger King/McDonalds.

Thank Trapezegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stowe is known for it's sophistication, but it you're out riding your bike or hiking and you want to stop for a quick bite, the Blue Donkey is a must do. They have amazing burgers AND bar-b-que, with a wide variety of homemade bar-b-que sauces....More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Stowe for the 3B festival. I had a burger and beer at the Blue donkey. Both were very good.

Thank dave m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are two vegetarians. The veggie burger is very tasty, nice texture and doesn't fall apart. The fries are fresh, crispy and delicious. Add cleanliness and good service and you have a great dining experience.

Thank Thoughtfultraveller1
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Great Burgers but the fries were so salty they could not be eaten. No option to order just the burger without the fries so you are forced to pay a higher price and throw out food.

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We have had great burgers here, but the counter staff was disinterested and distracted while trying to place our order. For a relatively new establishment in Stowe, they lack the customer service skills associated with providing an enjoyable dining experience. Also, they seem to open...More

Thank Kenny C
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Karina D
8 June 2016|
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Response from Botte515 | Reviewed this property |
I have never been there outside of ski season, nor for dinner. I would be surprised however if you needed reservations and surprised if they even took them. It's more of a fast food type place. Order at the counter grab a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1669 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4750
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-3100
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