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Idletyme Brewing Company

$$ - $$$American, ,
1859 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4890
+1 802-253-4765
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (58 reviews)
“fritters” (25 reviews)
“burger” (86 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1859 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4890
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1 - 10 of 663 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really wanted to like this place but we won’t be going back. Things started well. The place is big and it was busy. The reviews were good, they had an interesting menu, so we decided to give them a try. The table service was...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The outside patio is a nice touch. If your taking the walking/ bike path you will come across the patio that has some corn hole toss boards. The outdoor bar has high chair around the bar itself plus there’s tables and chair on the patio...More

Thank NHgardengirl
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had been driving through Smuggler's Notch checking out the fall scenery when we decided to have lunch. We came across Idletyme and saw a large outside patio and decided this is where we would have lunch. Although it was not very cold, they did...More

1  Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been going to Stowe for 10 years now. We always make sure to have a nice dinner at Idletyme(formerly The Crop). Our most recent experience was great. We sat out on the patio under a heater. The heater went out...More

1  Thank Jspring1588
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very large with seating inside and outside. Pub style food which was good and what you would expect. Basic fare not gourmet. Fries were very good. Brew pub beer selections were very good. Sampled Helles lager and Octoberfest which were both very good. Service was...More

1  Thank Don G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very welcoming place liked the atmosphere very enchanting.. Looks like the most happening restaurant in Stowe very good beer and food liked there Vegetarian Burger a lot.. Simple mesmerizing.. will visit again

1  Thank gagan_madhu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had their Helles beer with the fish and chips. My wife had a burger. The fries were outstanding. The haddock was cooked perfectly.

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Several of us enjoyed dining on the patio during a gorgeous evening. The service was great along with the selections from the menu. The beverage menu offered a large selection of beer and wine. The portions were large and delicious. This is a great place...More

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here during a bike ride along the Stowe Recreation Path. What a great place to stop and take a break. The bartenders were friendly and knowledgeable. The outside seating area was cozy and welcoming. We both had an Oktoberfest and it was delicious...More

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Idletyme was across the road from our hotel so of course we walked. We had been there last year and said we would go back. A menu with something for everyone and of course their draft beers are phenomenal. Weather permitting the outdoor patio is...More

1  Thank cpbass
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Wendy B
6 July 2016|
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Response from Briarpatcher | Reviewed this property |
Yes, This chef designs tasty Gluten free dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1859 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672-4890
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-4765
  • E-mail
SIMPLE & SEASONAL Once in awhile a place comes along that offers everything you want in a dining experience: quality beer brewed on site, delicious, high-value fare that's family friendly and a cool atmosphere where locals and tourists alike can relax, share stories and soak up almost two centuries of history. You've found that place. Welcome to the Idletyme Brewing Company in Stowe, Vermont.
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