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The Stowe Inn Tavern

££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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123 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672
+1 802-253-4030
17:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
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Massillon, Ohio
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had a good dinner, but high price for the limited menu. Beautiful dining room, but atmosphere was diminished by lack of music and lighting to fit the beauty of the dark wood. Servers were naive about the menu choices and wine and rushed the meal without attending to things like plates for bread, etc.

Thank Pamela E
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We booked over the phone at the last minute and arrived to check in. We've all been places where new folks were training and patience is the way to go, but the series of events between the trainee and trainer and on the phone owner was worthy of a Marx Brothers movie. 50 minutes later we got to our room.... More 

Thank byepuss
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

When I booked, I queried whether they had reliable WiFi -- they said yes. Not so. They advertise breakfast starting from 7 a.m. When I went for breakfast at 7:45, well it wasn't ready yet. So I had breakfast at the Main Cafe which was wonderful. I'm not sure if that they were understaffed or whether they only cater to... More 

Thank Heidi F
Essex, Vermont
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife and I were given a Living Social voucher for a Murder Mystery Dinner at the Stowe Inn as a gift. There were limited dates to use the voucher before it expired so we attempted to schedule our dinner twice and twice our reservation was cancelled because not enough people had signed up (only one other couple each time... More 

3 Thank James P
Stowe, Vermont
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

2 couples in the dining room. Food looked pretty but was ice cold. Prime rib - lot of fat. Lovely ambience- they have a lovely porch for a drink

1 Thank collinsnd
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I had booked on line for 2 rooms.$ 97.30+ tax each. When I when there with family only one room is available and got charged $ 194 and change. When told receptionist about confirm reservation she wanted to give one room only with 2bed and a couch for 2family said she can only give us one room even though 2... More 

Thank Patel8116
Port Colborne, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We have visited Stowe regularly for 25 years & have always admired the visual charm of the Stowe Inn. This year we were enticed by the sign advertising Prime Rib thinking it was a special for that evening & not realizing that the sign is always there. We should have caught on when we called for reservations on a Friday... More 

Thank MMC63
Pawcatuck, Connecticut
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

We are long-time visitors to Stowe and know this property has had at least several owners and managers through the years. We went there on Saturday of July 4 weekend and found the place nearly empty, (about five tables occupied) which should have been a tip off something was amiss given that the village was very crowded overall. The space... More 

1 Thank GailBracci
Burlington, Vermont
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

My heart will be in the cozy and friendly bar. Where President Grant Portfolio looks at you with fondness.Being a Grant a bit of para!I could stay here forever,with the piano in the front room for guest.Sitting room on the deck out side.The best price on the Mountain road.For a quick trip to the Village.Stay in the main inn if... More 

2 Thank Diana G
Ottawa, Canada
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

The building was beautiful! Felt like you stepped back in time. Service was great! They accommodated every request in a timely manner. Internet was spotty and would drop every now and again. On-site restaurant was a little expensive, service was not great.

1 Thank heatherpeterson36

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-4030
The Stowe Inn offers all guests a full-service on-site bar and restaurant at the River House Restaurant. The River House Restaurant provides a unique culinary experience with “sustainable farm to table” dishes served fresh daily. The quality menu can only be matched by the first-class customer service and relaxing, friendly atmosphere. Whether you are looking for a casual dinner for two, a glass of wine and an appetizer, or a full three-course meal, the River House Restaurant offers the delicious dining experience you’ve been looking for.The restaurant is open for Dinner Wednesday-Sunday from 5PM to 10PM. Check our Specials Wednesday thru Saturday.

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