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Ladder 1

8 S Main St, Firehouse at Barre, Barre, VT 05641-4880
+1 802-883-2000
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (23 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“haddock” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 S Main St, Firehouse at Barre, Barre, VT 05641-4880
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant is a must if travelling in Barre, Vermont. Very unique decor - to the bottle caps at the bar. Being that the restaurant is in the old fire house, the menu items are named after fireman from the area. Gone many times.

Thank catherine d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is out third trip to this local restaurant and we will continue to visit. The atmosphere is great and the food is consistently tasty and perfectly prepared. Service is friendly and always helpful. Definitely stop here if you get the chance.

Thank David O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Need a place to stop for lunch when you are heading to burlington, VT. Ladder 1 is situated in an old converted firehouse with lots of memorablia. Food is excellent and service is good!

Thank cabarnard042017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice unique atmosphere in converted old firehouse . Brick fired pizza is excellent. Friendly staff. Upscale rooms to rent above restaurant. Great beer selection.

Thank jjbinc
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I chose this place based on customer reviews and we were not disappointed. Great service, food was just as good. The environment was so neat, there were so many things to look at. We will def be going back.

Thank mfontenot27
Reviewed 31 October 2017

After a long 4 hour drive up from Cape Cod, we decided to have lunch at Ladder 1. What a great decision !!! In an old historic firehouse, the restaurant displays a 1000 piece collection of firefighting photos and memorabilia. Also, it was beautifully decorated...More

Thank dave2840
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Loved the idea of an old station. The place was busy but service was good. Had the steak dinners and were done liked we ordered. They had music that night, which was nice but a little too loud. They also were all decked out for...More

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 18 October 2017

While traveling in Vermont decided to stop in Barre for lunch. What a nice find, loved the old firehouse vibe and the decorations were amazing. Lunch was very good and service was fine as well

Thank worldview2014
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went here for dinner. It is a unique place with great atmosphere! There is a sign telling you there are more restrooms upstairs.....don't miss the upstairs! It has original items from the firehouse days, including a switchboard! The food was really good too!! The place...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place. So much to look at inside and great for kids! The place was decked out in Halloween decorations and a lot of them! The food was good and delivered fast. The desert was very large and was a lot of ice cream even...More

Thank Dan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 S Main St, Firehouse at Barre, Barre, VT 05641-4880
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 802-883-2000
Beautiful setting in the town's old fire house it also includes a museum
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