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The Ponds Edge Pub & Eatery

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Bar, American, Pub
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69 Cross Street, Island Pond, VT 05846
+1 802-723-4590
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Canaan, New Hampshire
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Island Pond has a problem with restaurants. It is a great tourist destination that had three restaurants last year, but are down to just one. With no competition, Pond's Edge can get by on having just passable food. Think Denny's, but with less variety. It's not bad, but far from tasty. It is also situated right next to the central... More 

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Thank Biff S
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Foods good, service is good. It's really the only place left to eat in town. Good prices, a lot of locals gand out there, very friendly people.

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Thank Leonard T
Boston
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Nice lunch on a quiet Saturday in February in Northern Vermont because there is no snow this year ( if there was snow there would have been a hundred snowmobiles ) Service was friendly like usual and food was very good. Pastrami quesadilla was delicious and always good burgers . Good choice of micro brews and nice view if pond... More 

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Thank Mortgagejim
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Island Pond is my 2nd home. Since my parents own a house there we rarely eat out when visiting but Labor Day wknd we decided to go to Ponds Edge for dinner. Sat outside which was nice, just had a few burgers which were delicious. Of course i will be back.

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Thank Kara A
Concord
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Haven't been to Ponds Edge for quite a while so we decided to go there for dinner tonight. Ruthie and Tiffany were very helpful and friendly. The beer was cold, the food was timely, warm and delicious. We will return again this winter!

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Thank DM155
Lyndonville, Vermont
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147 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

Today we had lunch at the Pond's Edge Pub and Eatery in Island Pond, VT. It has a great location located on the main road on the north side of Island Pond. The atmosphere is nice, a typical small town restaurant, with lots of friendly service and plenty of locals. There is a good choice on the menu and the... More 

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Thank Leo B
Cornelius, North Carolina
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

Visited Island Pond for the first time in January on a snowmobile trip. The best part of The Ponds Edge Pub is that it was just steps from our hotel. The staff were friendly, could've been a little more attentive. Since I was only with my 13 year old son, I was not drinking any alcohol and neither me or... More 

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Thank Kip Z
Southampton, New Jersey
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014

The staff and patrons at Pond's Edge were very friendly. We enjoyed our visit. The food was OK for Pub food. Neither of my buddies nor I found any of our entrees above average. Having said that, I would return because the staff and patrons were so friendly; and perhaps if I tried something else on the menu I might... More 

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Thank Scott P
Andover, Massachusetts
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145 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

We were on a foliage drive and made our way to the Northeast Kingdom and continued on to Island Pond. What a serene and beautiful spot. The Ponds Edge Pub is on the Pond's edge and although rustic we loved the beer selection, outdoor seating and they even had Lobster Roll on the menu. It was full of lobster meat,... More 

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Thank Kelly M
New England, North Dakota
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

We come to this area each summer and always spend at least one happy day in Island Pond, so we're familiar with Northeast Kingdom dining options (limited, but often good to great). The Yellow Deli (a great place to eat and to see) was closed, so we tried Pond's Edge. The atmosphere and service were friendly. Very mixed reviews on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, American, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Cross Street, Island Pond, VT 05846
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Northeast Kingdom  >  Island Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 802-723-4590

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