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MacLaomainn's Scottish Pub

$$ - $$$, ,
52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
+1 802-875-6227
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“haggis” (64 reviews)
“steak pie” (26 reviews)
“scotch egg” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were here about 5 years ago and loved it so we decided to go back for lunch on his birthday. We live about an hour away so we leisurely drove over and arrived about 2:30. It was a cold and crappy...More

Thank sweetooth989
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We Love MacLaomainns atmosphere as much as the food! Awesome Bangars n’ Mash, Haggis, Neeps and Tatties. We look forward to the next visit!

Thank Gwenn W
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Just driving back to NY and what an “authentic” find here. Bartender was and sounded awesome! Chicken and mushroom pie was fabulous. Lentil soup very good and which i had more time to enjoy some of the brews n tap. Just a small sampling of...More

Thank Callsmitty
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Didn't think I would find anything, I was wrong. Had a thick soup full of flavor. Hubby had hagis (yuck) he loved it! Memories of our trip to edinborough. Wine list good and beer too

Thank Joyce J
Reviewed January 21, 2018

What a nice and cozy place to get some food and drinks after skiing all day. Atmosphere is fantastic, food is amazing and drinks are always great add on to everything. We had great time down there.

Thank Skiing_traveler
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Always a welcoming atmosphere and staff. Great food and drinks. Best place for Haggis! Authentic Scottish food and American favorites. Good place for couples, families and groups.

Thank hodgie4
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Holy smokes, this place is impressive! Small in size but big on hospitality. Very comfortable place. Staff is friendly and helpful. Food is VERY good! The food arrived quickly... Very hot. Beer selection was second to none. Bathroom was clean. The place exudes pride...in service,...More

Thank eagullxxv
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Service here is both impolite and super slow. All booze comes fast but our apps took 45 min - wings and nachos. When we asked after 20 when they would be out the nasty waitress told us that their busy and to wait. After the...More

Thank Mark U
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Our family had lunch here recently. We got to the restaurant shortly after 1:00 on a weekday. The place was busy with just a few tables available. We ended up near the door on a very cold day. Don’t sit there if you come. Every...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed December 13, 2017

I love this restaurant. Scottish indeed. This is a tiny place, with a small bar but it oozes charm. Everywhere you look is a Scottish artifact. Small, cozy with friendly help. The menu has a lot of Scottish items like Haggis with neeps and tatties...,...More

Thank todo9264
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William C
February 16, 2018|
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Response from three2match | Reviewed this property |
They do have some items on the menu marked with the GF feature-- also, some vegetarian offers. The staff is very helpful, I suggest you give them a call .
William C
February 16, 2018|
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Response from maclaomainns | Property representative |
Yes we do, the menu items are marked as follows, Gluton Free options are marked GF and vegetarian arr marked V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 South Main Street, Chester, VT 05143-9357
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-875-6227
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An authentic Scottish Pub serving a varied menu for the whole family, well known for the wide variety of Scottish Ales and Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
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