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Dana's by the Gorge

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5945 Woodstock Rd, Quechee, Hartford, VT 05059
+1 802-295-6066
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Trinidad
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 436 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at Quechee gorge for a quick lunch. Whilst most of our group headed to the snack bar in the gorge carpark, we wanted a proper sit-down lunch. It was great that my husband spotted Dana’s on the way in so we made a beeline there hoping we could be in and out within the hour. The menu was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is a bit pricey and you don't get a whole lot for the price. I usually get the breakfast burrito and that is ALL you get. It's about 5-6 inches long and is $9.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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111 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

After a morning of hiking at the Quechee Gorge, my husband and I were glad to find a restaurant right across the street. We were seated on the enclosed front porch. I had the chicken salad plate with fresh fruit and veggies, served with a small slice of bread and butter (I asked for more bread). I could have used... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Fantastic little breakfast spot; also notable for having gluten free options (thank you!). We were there mid-week, so it wasn't too crowded and service was friendly, fast, and really great! Can't go wrong with classic eggs, bacon, and a special thumbs up to the walnut cinnamon french toast! (on gf bread!)

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Thank Bridget H
Callander, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice lunch of soup and a filled roll with sides. Just what we were looking for on a pretty cold day. Very handy for the gorge - service very friendly.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

stopped in here for breakfast. It was absolutely delicious. Husband and daughter got waffles and pancakes. They were very good with real maple syrup. I got eggs and vermont sausage that was excellent. A must stop here for breakfast if in the area

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Thank cnsp0ts2
Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is a cozy place to have breakfast. This is a unique eatery that has a wide range of breakfast offerings.

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Thank Nancy C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Made a quick spot as tie limited. Service was promoted and food good. Had clam chowder and strawberry rhubarb crisp.

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Thank Linda S
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

They are open for breakfast and lunch only, and you can only order breakfast until 11:15. An okay spot for lunch near the gorge. But the chicken salad plate didn't have much chicken for the price, and the reuben was just average.

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Thank Bob T
Rockland, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I stopped here on our way back from Killington and enjoyed a nice breakfast by the gorge. We got there a little after 11 to find out that breakfast stopped at 11:15, we quickly ordered and got good sized meals, with real Vermont maple syrup. It was delicious. They offered seating inside and on a 4 season... 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
American
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5945 Woodstock Rd, Quechee, Hartford, VT 05059
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Hartford  >  Quechee
  • Phone Number: +1 802-295-6066

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