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The Eastside Restaurant & Pub

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47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855-4431
+1 802-334-2340
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 09:00
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

My boyfriend and I stopped here on our way to Jay's Peak. They have a wonderful menu section and salad bar option with reasonable princing. My boyfriend ordered the fried chicken sandwich and I went with the salad bar. The chicken was perfectly cooked/fried, juicy, and flavorful. The french fires were addicting. At the salad bar I could choose from... More 

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Magog, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I always like what I order but my favorite is the fried haddock it is excellent. My husband often take the fishermans plate. There is a salade bar also which is very good. In the summer there is a very nice terrasse view of the lake.

Thank Louise L
Milford, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We had driven around Lake Memphremagog, mostly in Canada, earlier in the day. It seemed appropriate to dine by its shore, even though we couldn't see the lake itself in the autumn evening dark. The menu had many tempting offerings, but my dinner partner and I both chose the salad bar, which had a satisfying selection of items. I especially... More 

Thank Linda H
Stowe, Vermont
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Was here in September with my parents. We had cake and coffee on the patio overlooking the lake. View was great, service was lackluster. Can't believe that in all these years, they still haven't renovated. The inside of the restaurant which you have to pass on your way to the patio smells. Bad.

Thank LAWoman22
Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The view is spectacular and the food is pretty good too! I have dined here several times over the past several years and never been disappointed. Full menu for lunch and dinner and the Sunday brunch is outstanding (be prepared to be full!!). The location is right on Lake Memphremagog and during the summer boaters are welcome. The restaurant also... More 

Thank GBH5-29
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We had never been to the Northern Kingdom n Newport...We weren't sure how nice this place was because all we saw was online.... My Husband n I were so pleased on how beautiful the room was decorated n set up... The food n service was excellent!!! A real Treat all around..Our guests were treated royally!!! You will not be disappointed... More 

Thank Joanna G
North Haverhill, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

You might not ever find another restaurant where the owner seems to be there 24/7 yet it is always the case with this treasure as the food and staff are always on their toes and the service and quality is unmatched. Wait for a table overlooking the lake!

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed near Newport for a week the end of August. The Eastside was recommended to us and we found ourselves there more than once. Dined outside both times with views of the gorgeous sunset on the lake! Food was good, salad bar fresh and full and friendly wait staff that did not rush your experience!

Thank kianme
Sherbrooke, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We visit this restaurant once a summer. A good excuse for a long boat ride on a sunny day. The best thing about this restaurant is the view. The food is very ordinary and not cheap (considering the quality). Service is average as well. Their margaritas are pretty good but the mojito was terrible. The worst I ever had. Not... More 

Thank JPDeM
Burlington, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Love going to the Eastside for big old fashioned meals. The service is friendly and fast and the food is good. Great views of the lake. Also, a good value. I had the salmon and my husband had the chicken and biscuit. Both meals were great, but I was jealous of his chicken. Next time....

Thank uvmalum

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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, Private Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Landing St, Newport, VT 05855-4431
  • 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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