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Wayside Restaurant & Bakery

1873 US Route 302, Barre-Montpelier Road, Montpelier, VT 05602-8325
+1 802-223-6611
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
1873 US Route 302, Barre-Montpelier Road, Montpelier, VT 05602-8325
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great family owned restaurant. The prices are unreal, and the food is just so darn good. One of the best burgers I've had for $3.95!!! Ham and pea soup so good, as was dessert. Glad I live far away or would be...More

Thank Kaye333
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for authentic home cooking meal after a long road trip. Welcomed you, friendly staff, and menu had lots of variety to choose from. Very good!

Thank Maric M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here based on the reviews. This was not home cooking. There were four of us, so we got 4 different meals. The best being a blt! We couldn't wait to try the desserts, but again so disappointed. The pie crust was hard, the...More

Thank msellietn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wayside is a staple in the area. Consistently good food, known for their breakfast to our family... Always feel welcome there. You can go in alone & feel comfortable. Don't be scared away by a full parking lot ~ they are quick service. Take home...More

Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was told I could choose 2 side with my meal, and the wait staff pointed to the section on the menu with the sides...when I got my Bill the sides I choose had an additional charge, come to find out their are 2 sections on...More

Thank aaronk1047
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to the Wayside since we moved here in 2006. The service is excellent as well as the food and price. Do not pass this up. Whole heartedly recommended !!!

Thank whitjonw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression, how can they be charging so little? Second impression after eating, how can they be charging so little for such great food? Great place for breakfast with all the choices you could want and all really inexpensive. You can get eggs, bacon, toast,...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

recommended by our motel, good home cooked meals, best homemade soup I have had in years sold out of chicken special had the roast beef special very good, home made buns vegies were very good

Thank david c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A family group of 12 of us enjoyed lunch here today, and found the food to be very good, and service excellent! Not only did our server cheerfully take very good care of us, she willingly took some pictures for us as well. This was...More

Thank edbgwb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chose this restaurant on TA ratings. Service was excellent and we were seated immediately upon arrival. The oysters were wonderful but the baked potato was cold and the slaw not palatable at all. Trap Lager was a nice compliment for the oysters. Love local but...More

Thank Van0815
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1873 US Route 302, Barre-Montpelier Road, Montpelier, VT 05602-8325
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Montpelier
  • Phone Number: +1 802-223-6611
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