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Hinesburgh Public House

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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10516 Route 116, Suite 6A, Hinesburg, VT 05461 (Mechanicsville Rd & Rt 116)
+1 802-482-5500
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Vermont
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am always pleasantly surprised by a new locally sourced menu item (keep in mind I don't eat red meat and I'm gluten free...) This place is friendly and inviting.

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Thank vtsilk
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

This place is always improving. The Mexican night is so good. Try the lamb burger on any day. Local food with great local beer.

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Thank Aaron F
Hinesburg, Vermont
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

a great local pub and meeting ground. the food is good, mostly the atmosphere is that of a local watering hole.. all ages are welcome. one often runs into neighbors and acquaintances here; it is very relaxed wit lots of local programs and musicians and such. a gift to the town.

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2 Thank Suki F
United States
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

I ordered the New York Sirloin Strip Steak which had veins of fat and gristle throughout. It was very hard and chewy and not tender, but clearly a cheap piece of meat. The vegetables which they labeled "greens" turned out to be overcooked spinach and was very soggy. Even the twice baked potatoes weren't that great. My husband's salmon was... More 

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Thank Debra R
East Sussex
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155 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Our B&B hosts recommended the Public House. It didn't disappoint. We had starters of spicy chicken wings with dry rub and coconut shrimp both of which were excellent. Mains of a special jambalaya and Caesar salad were also good. Fair choice of locally sourced draft beers on offer and a well informed waitress to guide you through the selection.

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South Burlington, Vermont
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Lately , things are not so great here . Service has gone down hill as well as the food . sorry because we used to frequent this spot . Wouldn't recommend .

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Thank Kathi4965
Rodney, Canada
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329 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The Hinesburgh Public House delivered on an exquisite dining experience. The seafood special was the Seafood Cioppino which was a dish full of fresh seafood including scallops, crab, mussles, clams, haddock and halibut in a tasty tomato fennel broth. Highly recommended this dish for seafood lovers.

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Thank TheBugGuy
Hinesburg, Vermont
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We have been here many times to meet friends for drinks. The service and atmosphere are always great.

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Ottawa, Canada
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83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Afraid we'd be forced to endure the usual dark, gloomy, pub-foody scene but finding nothing else shy of a drive to Burlington, we sought out "The Public House" from our remote farm B & B in the middle of nowhere. Surprise! Nothing like the local pub in either fare or atmosphere. Nice bright atmosphere with high ceilings and a fairly... More 

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Thank Alan Y
Essex, Vermont
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58 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times. They had a special of a Shelburne Farms rib eye. It was okay but I've had better. It was a pretty small cut for $28. It came with a baked potato and a few sautéed onions. I consider the onions a garnish and not a vegetable. It does not come with a side salad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10516 Route 116, Suite 6A, Hinesburg, VT 05461
    (Mechanicsville Rd & Rt 116)
  • Public Transportation: http://hinesburg.org/hinesburg_rides.html http://www.cctaride.org/pdf/Current%20Web%20Schedules/February%202013%20schedules/46.pdf
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Hinesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 802-482-5500
Description
We are a community supported restaurant serving dinners made from scratch with locally sourced food. We have a full bar with 12 craft beers on tap. Outdoor dining available in season.

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