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The Eastside Restaurant & Pub

47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855
+1 802-334-2340
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Ranked #7 of 28 Restaurants in Newport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Vegetarian, Pub
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery
Description: Famous for it's hearty comfort food, the East Side offers fine dining on the shores of beautiful Lake Memphremagog. When you're traveling, nothing hits the spot better than a homemade buttermilk biscuit with chicken, gravy, real mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce. If you have room for the bake shops, dessert of the month, you'll know why the East Side has been a Newport, VT favorite for years. The Dancing Sail Banquet Room's elegant waterfront dining room and terrace open onto a garden courtyard to create the ideal setting for a story book Vermont wedding. Whether you are hosting a business meeting, birthday celebration, or special occasion dinner, the East Side is the perfect choice for all occasions.
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We live in this area and I avoid this restaurant whenever possible. Each time has been a disappointment (it was for a family event so no choice). One time we waited over 2 hours waiting for the waitress to take our orders then another hour to get our food! (the was practically no one else in the restaurant either...don't understand)... More 

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hardwick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

decide to take my husband there for his birthday because he loves to eat scallops after our dinner was done I had asked him how they were and he responded by saying they were cooked to perfection well done by the chef, and my husband is a fussy eater when it comes to hes scallops, thanks again and we will... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I've been eating at the Eastside for the last 3 years, at least several times a year. They have some tasty dishes like the Steak Salad and Seafood Bisque. However, the menu is always the same. The salad bar is always the same. And the customers are geriatric, so it's like an upscale Denny's, kind of. I'm not saying the... More 

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Sanbornville, New Hampshire
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48 reviews 48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Our previous experience with Newport has been minimal. Just a stop for a gas fill up on our way to Quebec. On a recommendation from someone in Jeffersonville (on vacation at Smugglers Notch)we took the drive up. Very glad we did. I had the shrimp risotto which was delicious and perfect. My husband had the ground pork burger which he... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

A rest stop on our way home and just lucked onto this cute spot for supper. We all enjoyed the wide,healthy and delicious salad bar selection. Everything was market fresh with no artifical flavors. I will definately return on my way to or from the USA via Stanstead border again. More to explore in Newport also....!

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New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Been to The Eastside many times and will likely continue to go many more, but this last visit was not so good. I mean why try to pass Fish Chowder off as Clam Chowder- it's not! And not even good Fish Chowder at that. So I also tried the Ultimate BLT- - ultimately the bacon was cooked many hours before... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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71 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Eating on the deck on a nice day cannot be better: pleasant view on the lake and the mountains, tables not too close to each other, umbrellas for the sun. You cannot say that the food is imaginative but it is a nice American menu and what they make, they make it well. We were there twice this summer. Once... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My wife loves hash, I'd never given it a thought... but she said this place had the best and now I'm hooked. It's also a great place to have lunch or dinner, they also have a gift shop with a bakery that will have you leaving with something else.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We have stopped here for lunch on 3 occasions as it is superbly located when driving to Quebec City. If the weather is nice, try and sit on the deck. The views of the lake and boats is great. Food is mostly pub style. Entree salads are large, fresh, and seasonal. Sandwiches are Vermontly creative usually using cranberries. Service is... More 

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Michigan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I ate at the Eastside Restaurant on a rainy evening but the view of the lake was still good and I can only imagine how nice it is in the summer months. The salad bar was substantial and had good selections. I ordered a steak that was seasoned and cooked perfectly. I passed on dessert. I will definitely return to... More 

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Additional Information about The Eastside Restaurant & Pub

Address: 47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855
Phone Number: +1 802-334-2340
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Newport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm  7:30 am - 9:00 am
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Vegetarian, Pub

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