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The Blue Donkey

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1669 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672
18022533100
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Order and pay at counter. Food brought to table. Burgers tasted like store bought patties and then charcoal. It was okay.

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Thank Suzanne B
Lowell, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome burger! The sweet potato fries are amazing. The place does get extremely busy and they have limited seating so be careful because you might be eating in your car. It was nice out so I sat outside and it's was a great experience. I would recommend to anyone looking for a quick bite. But it was not cheap as... More 

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Thank Gabriel R
Weymouth, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great burger and fry place. The chipotle maple BBQ sauce is the best I ever had! Not fancy, order up front and find your own seat. They brought the food to us when it was ready. Outdoor or indoor seating, local and major label beers were available.

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Thank MsEnergyTeacher
Ottawa, Canada
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Basically it is just a run of mill chip truck with aspirations of being a real restaurant. burgers and other food were overpriced and just ok. Only in a resort town like Stowe could this business work.

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Thank mdos7
Port Washington, New York
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Word of mouth had it that this was a good place to grab a burger and have some good pulled pork, so we stopped in for dinner after a round of miniature golf. Unfortunately, the "kick a-- burger" we were promised on our receipt, yes, the actual bit of profanity appears on the bottom of the receipt as my 9... More 

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Thank SSmeta
Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read great reviews about the Blue Donkey so decided to try it for dinner. It wasn't very busy when we arrived and we received our food right away. We all ordered burgers and were so disappointed on how awful they were. They were super expensive and looked like hockey pucks. They were over cooked, burnt and had little... More 

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Thank krissyt30
Land O Plenty
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food all the way around, and in a great location in town, with indoor and outdoor seating.

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Thank bboinnng
North Reading, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Donkey has so many choices - something for virtually everyone - carnivore or vegetarian. Each burger comes with fries, or you can substitute onion rings. We went at lunch over the 4th of July weekend and there was a long line, but after we ordered the food came out promptly. I'd return!

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Thank KGLondon
North Haven, Connecticut
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little eatery had good food and a nice atmosphere. you can eat in side or a picnic table. The prices were not bad for family lunch.

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Thank DJO626
Jaffrey, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wife and I went there because they looked like a great burger place. The burgers the wife and I got were OK. I guess I set the bar a bit higher as the main thing they sell are burgers. The sweet potato fries were awesome. We got the burgers quickly. For 2 burgers, a drink and milkshake were 35... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Fast Food, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1669 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: 18022533100

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?