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The Lobby

7 Bakery Ln, Middlebury, VT 05753-1047
+1 802-989-7463
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (26 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
“filet mignon” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7 Bakery Ln, Middlebury, VT 05753-1047
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Another question Who is in the kitchen? A student or a trained cook? The pasta was so hard and so undercooked and so soupy .. no excuses for this sorry. When i asked the waitress about this she said yes that happens... really? The award...More

Thank darlynec2017
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

They only have gluten-free salads, and they cannot guarantee there is no cross-contamination. But the waiters are very friendly. The place is wonderful to see, they have an incredible terrace where you can see the river!

Thank sabrinalois
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We had a lovely dinner, outside, on the deck by the river. A little warm that night, but we had great service from a Middlebury grad, and enjoyed the dinner immensly. The menu was creative and offered some local foods, created with what is local,...More

Thank mtngate
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely family meal here. Thursday was half-price burgers, and both the filet burger and traditional burger were delicious! Mussels were amazing, and sweet potato potato salad was an interesting blend of flavors. Beautiful spot right along the river, and the staff was friendly...More

Thank theohbfam
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is a pretty popular spot for locals and college students and their parents, but I found it extremely noisy. Our waitress was a college student and very nice but the food arrived late and was only tepid when we ate it. I'm sure this...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner at The Lobby. We sat upstairs. It was romantic and enjoyable. Our waitress was very nice. She didn’t charge us for coffee which was nice. We had to remind her to bring the polenta we had ordered. Chèvre was excellent. So was...More

Thank Steambush
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Had dinner there on a Tuesday and sat on the patio. We did an appetizer dinner and ended up with too much food. The mussels were very good and the cheese and charcuterie boards were well done. The only thing that did not go over...More

Thank NolaRiceakaCandy
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Fun place for dinner--we were there on half-price night so an even better deal. Filet Mignon burger was top notch. Service was good despite it being a busy evening-we will be back.

Thank weathermankc
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We only had one night in Middlebury, and this was our try for dinner. It has a diverse and local sourced menu. The service was good, but the food was what made it. I am not usually a dessert person, but couldn't turn it down.

Thank TerrenceDean
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at The Lobby.. We stopped in Middleburry to find another place but we saw the patio area from the bridge and it drew our attention. We went, and it was really good. My wife had the corn chowder and...More

Thank Josue V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Bakery Ln, Middlebury, VT 05753-1047
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-989-7463
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