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Gill's Delicatessen

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68 Strongs Ave Ste A, Rutland, VT 05701-4400
+1 802-773-7414
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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poultney, vt
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been going to Gill's for years. The food is always excellent.Mostly take out but there are tables if one wants to eat there. We have done both. Very popular with lines at lunch time and late afternoon. There is plenty of staff so the wait isn't all that long. Grinders, salads, etc are all tasty. Grinders are made... More 

Thank sbkPoultney_Vt
South Glens Falls, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Another early lunch that did not disappoint. A large ham sandwich and a small cup of corn chowder! Perfect for a cold December day. Always fresh n always delicious!

Thank Mud1070
Burlington, Vermont
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145 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

When in Rutland, find Gill's for a tasty grinder, they've made them the same for 40 years or so. All salads and other ingredients made in house, they have sub sizes from small to gigantic (like 3' long) and also cater events. The place is basic, old-school and the real deal. I go there every time I visit Rutland.

Thank MK_in_VT
Schroon Lake, NY
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Read the reviews on Trip Advisor and when we were in Rutland we decided to give it a try. Wow! Delicious subs! Nice crusty rolls on outside, loaded with your choice of meat, cheeses, and other additions including pickles. Upon entering you wait in line at sub counter to order your choice. Then move on and help yourself to refrigerated... More 

Thank nanajo_9
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Don't bother with Subway when in Rutland, because this place has really great subs/grinders. The meat is really good, the veggies fresh, and theres a lot to pick from and customize. Of the places I've ate in rutland, this has been the best so far.

Thank Grannus
Pittsford, Vermont
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Making subs for over 50 years, Gil's does it right. You get a great tasting sub made just the way you want it. Prices are reasonable. I would recommend Gil's to anyone looking for a good sub.

Thank boninvt
Claremont, New Hampshire
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

We make a point of making the 1 hour, plus, trip over to Rutland several times a year just to get a Gill's grinder. They have been making great grinders for the 40 years I have been going there, and I just hope they continue for another 40 years. You can take out or eat there. It is a little... More 

Astoria oregon
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1,671 reviews
1,069 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 704 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

We ate here a couple of times. They are quick and efficient. Long lines move fast. Breads toasted, most meats are standard deli. Size range from mini to extra large. We found splitting large was sufficient. They say that they are Italian and also offer pasta. Caution: they are cash only so any card check or iPhone payments are not... More 

Thank Journeyman644
Rutland, Vermont
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226 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

We eat here fairly often, and we've noticed in the last little while that they aren't putting as much in the subs as they used to be. Seems like more bread than ingredients. And prices have gone up? A mini-sized grinder with turkey and cheese was over $6. That seems a bit crazy.

1 Thank lhousesoccer
Rutland, Vermont
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Ya,ya...it is always crowded, you have to wait in line, they don't take checks nor credit cards HOWEVER the very best grinder/sub/hoagie to be had in the state maybe New England. The hot meat sub is addictive. You can call your order in but watching them hand craft your sandwich is part of the magic.

1 Thank 175cales

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Strongs Ave Ste A, Rutland, VT 05701-4400
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rutland
  • Phone Number: +1 802-773-7414

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