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Smokin' Bowls

831 Rockingham Road, Bellows Falls, VT
802-463-9800
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- Aug 31, 2014
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Vermont, USA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I am hesitant to buy lobster anywhere that is not on the coast, but this place has fresh lobster rolls that rival any found in Maine ( and this is spoken by a Mainiac!). Everything on the menu is of the highest quality and the home made soups are amazing. This small roadside stand is a delightful find on Route... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way out of VT. The prices are perfect, there's tons of options, and the woman was extremely friendly. There was a cute charm about this roadside stop that drew us in immediately. Plenty of vegetarian/vegan options as well -- the tofu pup was great! This is a new 'must visit' when... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My husband and I drove by this place on our way to a wedding week in Ludlow and pulled over for lunch with our dog. Great food; looooooved the chili; lemonade was perfect; grabbed some farm fresh eggs too! We will stop by on our way home :)

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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I past this place often so I decided to finally stop. I thought it was a bit expensive. Anyway I decided to give it a try, I had the New England Clam Chowder. Never did I think it would be the best thing I have ever tasted. From a little shack on the side of the road you would not... More

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Woonsocket, Rhode Island
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Pretty simple, but simple is what I like. They had a variety of tasty sounding soups. I had creamy chicken and my husband had (I believe it was called) Cheech & Chong Chilli that was said to be made with grass-fed beef. About $15 for 2 soups; I feel like it is a little pricey and that the portions were... More

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9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Everything is GREAT, makes you try different items because you just know that they are going to be GREAT. Wish they would come to central nh.

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Rensselaer NY
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18 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

There is a Smokin' Bowls on the side of the highway that I often stop at after skiing at Stratton. The soup is delicious and there is usually a good variety, even for vegetarians. There are old standbys and unique soups like the Thai Peanut, one of my favorites. Be careful, they don't call it smokin' bowls for nothing- the... More

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Sutton
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5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

could not tell you how much my husband and i loved the soup at this little shack on the side of the highway! i would never have believed it, but really, the cars all pulling in and out of there gave me the hint that it was probably really good....and it was!

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Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

They have great soups and stews with a menu that seems to rotate pretty regularly. Its right on the side of RT103 so it's very easy to make a quick stop.

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Springfield, Vermont, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Great soups made with fresh ingredients. YUM. Will be buying more soon! and they also have sandwiches sometimes and things other then soup.

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