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The Reservoir - Restaurant and Tap Room

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1 South Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676
802-244-7827
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Today
11:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri 3:00 pm - 12:30 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Local cuisine
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Real good!

The food was good. I enjoyed it so did my girfriend. good selection of local and other beer. I will definitely come back here when in the neighborhood.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Joe S
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Boston, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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170 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The food was good. I enjoyed it so did my girfriend. good selection of local and other beer. I will definitely come back here when in the neighborhood.

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Greensboro, Vermont
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Fun spot to try many Vermont and a few other top craft beers. The burgers were great with delicious extras. Very pleasant for our family of five. Coming back again soon and we also like the outdoor patio when the season allows.

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My boyfriend and I were in Waterbury over President's Day weekend. We wanted a quiet weekend away from the craziness of New Jersey. We were originally planning on eating dinner at the Pig, but we didn't feel like waiting over 2 1/2 hours for a table. We walked up the road to the Reservoir and were pleased with what we... More 

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Albany, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

While making my monthly trek to Waterbury for Lawsons Sip of Sunshine and Heady Topper I stopped by the Reservoir for dinner. The front dining room had a lot of local families due to it being Wednesday night non holiday. The back bar area was also full of locals sampling some of the 28 beers on tap. Service was fast... More 

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Vermont
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

When ever my husband I are using our timeshare in Stowe, we make a pilgrimage to the Rez as locals call it. The fries, chicken wings, and burgers are all very goo. I particularly like the Lamb burger, but this time I tried their scallop appetizer. Scallops were perfectly done, and a generous portion for an appetizer. My sister-in-law who... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We ate at the Rez twice during our stay in Waterbury. Everything I had was excellent. The meatloaf dinner, the wings, the muscles, and the second visit: Poutine and a spicy burger. Both were excellent. First time eating Poutine. It was amazing.

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Ipswich, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We tried this restaurant for the first time and were impressed. We arrived early (5 p.m.) on a Tuesday and had our pick of seats. We chose a regular height table on the upper seating area; there are several high top tables an few regular height tables in the main dining area. - One of us had duck breast and... More 

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Cambridge
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Best burger I have had in America! The interior of this pub/bar is really interesting. There are lots of ski-themed ornaments and a really cool map of Vermont made of Vermont licence plates. I would definitely go back.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I love it here. Beer served in jars and a great food menu. There's a terrace for the summer months and a good atmosphere inside and out. I particularly like the large beer selection.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Exceptional place still my favorite place to dine, drink crafts, watch sports, listen to great live bands in Waterbury.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 South Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: 802-244-7827

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 18
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Steakhouse, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:30 am

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