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Iron Lantern

272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
+1 802-468-5474
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“cheese spread” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very poorly cooked food and service. The hostess insulted our family and blamed me for ordering a "medium well done" steak that was actually very close to being charred all the way through. When I complained the hostess was combative and suggested that she would...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The surroundings are a little dated in this place, making it feel a bit like a throw back to the supper clubs of old, but the food is awesome. The buffet is stocked with all kinds of fresh veg and salads of all types, shrimp...More

Thank Julianne D
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Classic supper club atmosphere Nice experience. Exceptional salad bar. Many unusual choices such as grape leaves and Brussels sprouts. Service was attentive and food was tasty.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We visited this restaurant again after several years. We had to give it a mixed review. We were there for dinner with a group (reservation) of several friends. We were seated promptly and given menus and water promptly. Little dishes of butter and crackers were...More

1  Thank Vermonter33
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were 8 people who had a reservation for 7pm. Our waitress was the least attentive waitress I've ever had in a restaurant in years and years. We were seated, she came with water, then left and went to another table seated 10 minutes after...More

2  Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We go to the Iron Lantern for the salad bar! It's a meal in itself. There are many items to choose from, including peel and eat shrimp, fresh artichoke salad, several different green mixes and all the fixings, and many different salads to choose from....More

Thank vermonter0851
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The venue is nice. Plentiful and varied salad and soup bar, and assorted breads and rolls. I was disappointed in my choice of beef. My family memenber loves their wings and the offered special on wings.

Thank Nonaleyone
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went to the Iron Lantern in celebration of my son's 15th birthday. We entered and were immediately seated. There were only 6 cars in the parking lot, some of which belong to the staff. We placed our order within minutes. We were informed that...More

2  Thank cal02021
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Not very clean and the prices were high considering the choices you had to pick from. $14.00 for a soup and salad bar. Will not return to this place.

2  Thank Angelas24153114
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great food with friendly service. Very comfortable setting for a family or a date night with that special someone. Always enjoy our evening at The Lantern.

Thank steptomelou
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Route 4a W, Castleton, VT 05735-9208
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Castleton
  • Phone Number: +1 802-468-5474
  • E-mail
Description
Ph: (802) 468-5474 ~ Fax: (802) 468-2362 ~ Email: ironlanternrest@aol.com
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