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The Eastside Restaurant & Pub

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47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855
+1 802-334-2340
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 9:00 am
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Long Beach, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Dena was very easy to work with and all I had to say was we "love your lobster rolls" at the beginning of the conversation and she put together a menu of the most delectable sandwiches, unbelievably fabulous salads, chicken satay, maple roasted turkey and on and on... Everyone was astounded at the quality of the food and the delicious... More 

Thank susanharviesmith2016
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank goodness for them they seem to have boat-loads of retirees coming in on the weekends for the buffet. Beyond the view, there isn't much redeeming about this place. It's almost a tourist trap along the border. We went around brunch time on the weekend. Service was slow (60 min arrive-to-food) and disengaged. The pasta had a little spice but... More 

Thank Hatzlacha
West Glover, Vermont
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to this restaurant many times over the last 30+ years, and the last few visits have discouraged me from going back anytime soon if at all. Known for being a place that large parties could go to for business dinners, weddings, and the like, my workplace recently held a luncheon there. There were probably around 30 of... More 

Thomas L, Owner at The Eastside Restaurant & Pub, responded to this review

Hi VTMTNGRL, I'm sorry your experience was not up to par, would you be able to contact the owner at 802-334-9100. She would like to talk with you and address any concerns and problems that occurred. Thank you! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have frequented this restaurant with colleagues over the years. I have always found the servers courteous, and the atmosphere fun. The food has always been consistent, and there are plenty of choices on the menu. On my most recent visit, the server handled a group of seven with multiple checks without any issues. A definite place to try if... More 

Thank skwhite7
Cortland, New York
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place! It was fairly busy for a Monday night. We sat out on the deck. Had a sangria served in a French press! Some eclectic choices on a menu that looked like it was printed for a diner but the food was delicious! Good service and a beautiful sunset, too. We will return!

Thank EnjoyEverySandwich
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There will be no review about the food here -- for one simple reason. I never received my food order. After a 45 minute wait after ordering and, upon repeated assurances that my server was "working on it," I left. I have no idea what was going on that night --- I watched people sit down at other tables, receive... More 

Thank Betsy B
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by an employee of the hotel we stayed at that evening. I'm very glad we decided to go with his suggestion. I had the orange duck, which was fantastic and followed up with bread pudding for dessert, also tasty. The windows facing the lake were open and we had a lovely breeze to go... More 

Thank Spiritwolf922
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eastside is one of our favorite restaurants in the area because of menu selection, food quality and hours of operation. Service is good but can be slow if they are low on staff. Favorites: Seafood Bisque, Whole Belly Clams, Seafood Salad, Louie's Livers .... Located on the southern shore of Lake Memphremagog, seating is indoor and out.

Thank tshadday
Newport, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have not lived if you have not enjoyed a lovely summer's day on the deck overlooking Newport and lake Memphremagog. The food is great, the wait staff superb (many of the lovely ladies have worked there for more than 20 years. The best place in Northern Vt.

Thank mapleleafpress
Saint Albans, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location on water with deck looking through multiple boat dockings facing sunset .. That's the reason to go. Nicely done salad bar, mashes potatoes were very good, M's prime rib was excellent, my teriyaki pub steak was average .. meat portions skew very large .. Very busy .. Everyone raves about it .. Location for sunset would be lovely.

Thank Jonathan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Gluten Free, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 802-334-2340
Famous for it's hearty comfort food, the East Side offers fine dining on the shores of beautiful Lake Memphremagog. When you're traveling, nothing hits the spot better than a homemade buttermilk biscuit with chicken, gravy, real mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce. If you have room for the bake shops, dessert of the month, you'll know why the East Side has been a Newport, VT favorite for years. The Dancing Sail Banquet Room's elegant waterfront dining room and terrace open onto a garden courtyard to create the ideal setting for a story book Vermont wedding. Whether you are hosting a business meeting, birthday celebration, or special occasion dinner, the East Side is the perfect choice for all occasions.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?