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Pickle Barrel Night Club

1741 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751
+1 802-422-3035
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Not sure why they think $20 is an acceptable cover charge

This was my first time here. I had heard good and fun things about this place so my friends and I... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
swynne13
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Abington, Massachusetts
SHUTTLE IS UNSAFE

SHUTTLE IS UNSAFE. Can I give 0 stars? They advertise having a safe ride home, which is the only... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Kelsey L
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Mar 15, 2018
“Not sure why they think $20 is an acceptable cover charge”
Mar 10, 2018
“SHUTTLE IS UNSAFE”
Closes in 27 min
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Hours Today: 8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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1741 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

This was my first time here. I had heard good and fun things about this place so my friends and I decided to give it a shot. It was fine and we had a good time, but in no way was a $20 cover worth...More

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ResponderKillington, Manager at Pickle Barrel Night Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for your review, swynne13. The reasoning behind our $20 charge is to cover the costs of our elevated services. Some of these services include providing non-local bands, some who travel from as far south at Philadelphia, operating four bars on weekend nights to...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

SHUTTLE IS UNSAFE. Can I give 0 stars? They advertise having a safe ride home, which is the only reason we came here, but we had a very unsafe experience. A man followed us all evening, but it was a large venue and we originally...More

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ResponderKillington, Manager at Pickle Barrel Night Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, Kelsey. We noticed on Yelp that you left an updated review in response to this original post. We hope that you will do the same here.

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Reviewed March 3, 2017

Pickle Barrel is a staple in Killington for great music and fun times on the dance floor. Located in central Killington it has two levels and serves up lots of beers and Red Bull Vodka's. If you want to party on a Saturday night then...More

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ResponderKillington, Manager at Pickle Barrel Night Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, Kelsdog. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Go somewhere else. We looked at the website and saw that "doors open at 8pm" for a cover band. We called their free shuttle, the barrel rider, and after a harrowing ride in the pouring rain, were dropped off at about 8:30. We walked up...More

1  Thank Julie F
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ResponderKillington, Manager at Pickle Barrel Night Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

We're very sorry to hear about your experience, Julie. Please know we will promptly address our staff on the importance of proper customer service. We hope you allow us the opportunity to provide you with a true "Pickle Barrel" experience the next time you're in...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

I had a blast, what a place. Can not wait to go back. The staff was amazing and fun. The band was fantastic and the crowd was awesome.

1  Thank Alecia G
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ResponderKillington, Manager at Pickle Barrel Night Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, Alecia. We look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

The Pickle Barrel is always a great time. Whether it's packed with people or half full, there's always fun to be had. I love the live music and the different nooks and crannies that are terrific places to kick back and relax. Hands down the...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2015

We were up at the Pickle Barrel recently for a concert. This place is one of the main-stays of Killington…Apres Ski & Late night in Vermont being different from other ski states, the Pickle is a great representation of the east coast style. They get...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Had a great time at the Pickle Barrel. The band was fantastic. It gets very crowded as the night goes on and the dance floor is packed. It gets a bit rowdy toward the end of the night but it is fun. This is a...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

Odds are you only want to hit one per night with a $20 cover and of course be aware each bar throws everyone out around 8:30 so they can collect a 2nd cover and reopen at 9pm. Anyway, Pickle tends to be a tad busier...More

3  Thank ExRIGuy
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Reviewed February 21, 2015

I cannot believe it! I am so udderely disgusted with my experience at The Pickle Barrel in Killington, VT. We were cover charged $20 for a 2 cent cover band. The place was overflowing with beligerent drunks causing rucus and mayhem. The bouncers could have...More

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