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The Downtown Grocery

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41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
+1 802-228-7566
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sorbet” (11 reviews)
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41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

I think this is over rated. Pork belly over cooked. Steak was generous size. Wait staff opaverage not very friendly. Flatbread average. In all average. Donuts good but 2 served with a chocolate sauce in a tall cup. Not sure why they serve this way...More

Thank Cam O
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for brunch before heading home. Not a lot of parking in the area. Lots of ice in lot and sidewalk when we went. Place opened at 1030am. Very nice inside. Staff was very pleasant and attentive. Our waitress was very friendly and knowledgeable....More

1  Thank Pil255
Reviewed December 9, 2016

i would have given this place a 4 star due to the small space and noise level, untill i returned for what i think is the only brunch in ludlow and it was breath taking...thank you noah for the great time.

1  Thank heather l
Reviewed November 26, 2016

We were wowed by this restaurant a couple years ago, so we were looking forward to eating there again. The service was outstanding. The hostess and the waitstaff were great. The drinks were good. The appetizers were ok. The servings were larger than we were...More

3  Thank GoneAwayRemington
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This place is not too fussy or full of itself nor too casual, so it appeals to a broad swath of diners, from guy’s weekend to a romantic dinner. You would expect a cheese board comprised of local VT cheese, but there are tons of...More

1  Thank dwalker43
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Food was quite tastey and service was good; no complaints. All in all I felt the prices were high relative to the ambiance (or lack thereof) of the establishment and the time of year being off season. That is from the viewpoint of a midwesterner.

2  Thank Dale P
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

The hostess was very pleasant. The waitress needed lessons on common courtesy. She was pretentious and quite rude. She should not try to pass off any knowledge of wine as she doesn't possess any. Our food was just okay. We expected much more variety and...More

1  Thank Mj H
Reviewed October 2, 2016

I went there and ordered an app, salad, entree and the rudest person I have ever comes across in ludlow. The food at best was mediocre. The service was awful. I will not be back not sure why so many people like it though.

1  Thank dm11463
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome and like a special guest. Wine was fantastic, entrees superb, sorbet sampler out of this world...absolutely wonderful👍😘❤️😊

1  Thank cfo3
Reviewed September 19, 2016

As I said in the title, we got the bums rush. We came to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary and we had a few questions about the menu. While we were looking at the menu, a person came out of the back room and told...More

6  Thank John S
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February 8, 2016|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Wine bar across the street does
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Depot St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +1 802-228-7566
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