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Lil Britain

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116 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2101
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 20:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I brought my daughter for her 22nd birthday. We had the best food. The staff was very friendly. We will defentily go back.

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Thank Tracy Taylor C
florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I had lunch here with a friend. You order at the counter and your food is brought to you in a short time by the friendly staff. We had the fish and chips and a steak and potato pie. The fish was moist and tasty and the fries delicious. The meat pie consisted of finely cut up pieces of beef... More 

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Thank ross5100
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Lil Britain is a little slice of meat pie with HP sauce. This little stop is friendly, quick, and well worth the pop over. Vinegar on the table for your chips and super clean.

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Thank Josh W
Williamstown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I love Lil Britain! My favorite is the Fish and Chips which are actually French Fries. All handmade and delicious. Some of the best fries around and I'm a huge fry connoisseur! The location is easy to find. Small on the inside but on a nice day you could always take your food to go and eat outside somewhere. Parking... More 

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Thank kkdesigns3
Rome, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Ordered lunch to go from here on our visit, I'm so glad I did ! I got the fish and chips , and my husband got the bangers and mash . Both we're excellent ! The fish was perfect, and the gravy on my husbands meal was so good that I ended up stealing it for my " chips" .... More 

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Thank Stephy S
Ballston Lake,NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

After reading Trip Adviser reviews on this restaurant we decided to have lunch their before a play at the Oldcastle Theater. We both had the fish and chips and it was excellent. The place is small with about 8 tables and you order your food and they bring it out for you. I will definitely be back.

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Thank orangeman13
Brattleboro, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

We were lucky enough to spend some time living in London, and so were surprised and pleased to find this quality of both bangers and mash and fish and chips available in Bennington. I also liked their mushy peas (if you're another member of the small group whose tastes run in that direction). They sold several types of imported British... More 

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Thank Parhelion27
Hoosick Falls, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

A cool alternative to the usual dining spots. they do British cuisne justice.(fish and chips, savory meat pies, mushy peas, etc..)

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Thank dberiau
Jackson, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

We made a point to eat at this wonderful little place. This is a small little eatery that is truly British all the way. The fish and chips were outstanding and my wife loved the steak and kidney pie served with a dark gravy. Highly recommend this place. If it was closer would eat here often.

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Thank Brian H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

My sweet husband and I both had the fish dinner--perfectly breaded and fried white fish with nice chunky "chips," along with some superb, American-style cole slaw. Served by the owner/chef, who though a little shy, was sweet as could be. He even carried our meals out across the street to a picnic table in the park(!). Could use some upgrades... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Main St, Bennington, VT 05201-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Bennington
Description
A real working British fish and chips shop in Bennington run by Brits

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?