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Farnsworth House Inn

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently spent the Memorial Day weekend at the Farnsworth House. Location is just perfect, right in the center of town with plenty to walk to in both directions. Great little beer garden, enjoyed sitting out there watching people go by. Stayed in the Sweeney...More

Thank CL1426
Response from Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House InnResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry that you weren't happy with your stay. I will be sure to share this review with our guest services manager. I hope that you will consider giving the Farnsworth House another chance when you are in town again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never went because we heard it was expensive! It is not!! Great food and employees! The owner stopped and chatted. Never tried peanut soup, but I WILL have it again! Served quickly. Good was awesome!!!

Thank Robleym68
Response from Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. I am glad that you gave the Farnsworth House a chance. See you again soon for dinner!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While my husband and I have dined here many times (we did this time as well, great food, pickled watermelon rind is the bomb!) this was our first stay at the inn. We spent 2 nights in the Sweeney room. It is on the smaller...More

Thank Evilgypsy
Response from Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. So happy that you enjoyed your stay. I love when guests share their experiences with us. We all love to hear them. That is a great story! I hope that you will come back again soon! We would love to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was horrible!! Peanut soup had oil on top!! Fish and chips - well there was more breading than fish. The meatloaf had some weird crust formation on it. With tip, bill came close to $50. Total waste of $$. Would never go back. Bartender...More

Thank Marianne S
Response from Sarah D, Guest Relations Manager at Farnsworth House InnResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry to hear about your experience. I truly am. I will be sharing this with our restaurant manager so that she can decide what to do. Once again, I'm sorry. I hope that you will come back and give the tavern another chance.

Reviewed 2 May 2018

Been here many times on my stop over with the misses, the servers are in costume and in the era. The food is different but really good and you can tell the recipes are authentic period food. It's a must visit.

Thank chuckees1
Response from Sarah D, Public Relations Manager at Farnsworth House InnResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for the review. Please come back and dine with us again soon! We would love to have you visit with us!

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laurieg832
8 June 2018|
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Response from ChrisandBethMaget | Reviewed this property |
Confirming that each room has its own bathroom. Our bathroom was huge!
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Dominic A
3 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah D | Property representative |
If you wanted to make a dinner reservation in our Meade and Lee Dining Rooms and let us know that it is her birthday, we could do something special for your dinner! We could do a champagne and a special dessert if you like... More
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Response from Melanie K | Reviewed this property |
no they don't. Inn was total disappointment. Recommend you book elsewhere
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"Rooms in the main house are quieter and supposedly more haunted."
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