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Top of the Hill Grill

632 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301-9056
+1 802-258-9178
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (32 reviews)
“burnt ends” (21 reviews)
“baked beans” (17 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
632 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301-9056
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped in enroute to Saratoga Springs New York. I ordered a chicken roll up and my companion a hot dog, with their "homemade lemonade." The lemonade was extremely tart and unpleasant to drink. She took it back to the window and said it wasn't good...More

1  Thank Brenda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I got attracted tot his place by the smell, having parked nearby. We were not disappointed with our meals and the place seemed quirky and fun with their outdoor seating and their use of playing cards instead of order numbers.

Thank scrizzle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st visit in the area. Food was good, nice view & outdoor seating, and friendly service. There was quite a wait to order because it was a busy Friday night. But considering how busy they were, the food didn't take too long to come...More

1  Thank Amie T
Reviewed May 18, 2018

My wife and I were looking for a new place to eat lunch, and both of us LOVE good barbecue. After reading the reviews we figured Top of the Hill would be an absolute no-brainer, however, that wasn't the case. I ordered the 1/4-chicken lunch...More

Thank Zeke4649
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Mostly outdoor eating at picnic tables. Order at the shack and pick up. Not pricy and food is good. Ribs are my favorite and my wife likes the fish tacos. There Is a small indoor spot if weather is iffy.

Thank Justdesert4me
Reviewed May 2, 2018

First tip of the season and it did not disappoint. Had a vegetarian steve-o which was very tasty. Kids had their naked mac and cheese, equally good with a nice crust on top of it. The side of roasted root veggies was well seasoned and...More

Thank sVT_traveler
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

As local diners, we are very fortunate to be able to join our friends for meals at the Top of the Hill Grill often. The food never fails to please! Whether you are in the mood for a rack of ribs plate or a enchilada...More

Thank Arlie H
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

It was a cold windy day with a little snow in the air. We pulled up to what appears like a little food shack offering only take-out or outside picnic table seating. We were traveling and decided to find another place to eat. We asked...More

Thank Linda C
chef317, Owner at Top of the Hill Grill, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thanks very much. We are glad you enjoyed the food and the ambience. Hopefully next time through, it will be sunny and 75! Jon Julian

Reviewed January 7, 2018

try to stop in every time I drove up to VT at food time. Unfortunately, its only open seasonally and not the winter season. The Bar-B-Q is certainly the best.v

Thank BrattArtistsUnion
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Love the burnt ends. The baked beans are also fabulous. We always have a great experience. It is worth waiting in line for and it's a great place to bring friends visiting the area.

Thank Deborah H
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March 10, 2017|
Response from chef317 | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for asking. Yes we are "pet friendly" but we will not be re-opening for the season until eárly April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 632 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301-9056
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brattleboro
  • Phone Number: +1 802-258-9178
  • E-mail
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