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Old Tavern Restaurant

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Grafton ££ - £££ American,
92 Main Street, Grafton Inn, Grafton, VT 05146
+1 802-843-2231
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Pub
££ - £££
92 Main Street, Grafton Inn, Grafton, VT 05146
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

we enjoyed a leisurely dinner in quiet surroundings at the Old Tavern’s main dining room. There are actually three dining areas: a classic dining room with white wooden wainscoting and yellow wallcovering, a wood paneled room with rustic wood beams and a breakfast dining area...More

1  Thank TravelWriterDB
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We hosted friends at the Old Tavern Restaurant who knew and loved this dining location and we were duly impressed with the ambiance, classic historical atmosphere and beautiful formal dining room. Worked our way through the three courses of the fairly traditional menu and everything...More

Thank northernneckinn
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Thanksgiving dinner was delicious! Three options, traditional turkey, salmon, and a vegetarian. I had the vegetarian and it was amazing. The service is top notch and I observed it to be very well managed and organized. It is a formal dining room decorated with antiques....More

Thank Bluemango4me
Reviewed 11 November 2014

I particularly like that there were so many local ingredients used on the menu. My beef was the best -- fork tender. Venison was a touch overcooked. Service and ambiance were excellent.

Thank Sam1938
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Not your mothers traditional Vermont fare, much more upscale (think halibut over kale, stuffed squash, rack of lamb) with local veggies in salads, and good reasonably priced wines. Not inexpensive, but a delicious meal in a very pretty setting.

Thank Urban-cyclist
Reviewed 14 October 2014

For a colonial inn, the menu was imaginative and offered a nice variety of options. Our party ordered the pork chop, gnocchi, and risotto stuffed butternut squash. The pork chop was moist and gnocchi light, but the squash didn't arrive with the other dinners. We...More

Thank wblaz
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Loved our dinner experience here during our stay at the Grafton Inn. A bit pricing for our normal budget but we treated ourselves on vacation. Attentive staff, intimate setting and great service. Food choices were limited but being upscale and a smaller kitchen our picks...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 6 September 2014

The dining room at The Grafton Inn is lovely. The tables are large and well spaced for privacy, the lighting is just right and the food and service are great. Prices are in keeping with what's on offer and reasonable considering the high quality of...More

Thank ManhattanWilliam
Reviewed 3 September 2014

The dining room is lovely and the staff friendly. I was disappointed w my food. Omelette dry, home fries too salty and dried out. Blueberry muffin tough. Good coffee tho!

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Beautiful room, lovely table settings, quiet, attentive service. Excellent menu offerings, wine list. Chicken under a brick was delicious!

Thank Jane H
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What are their hours and days they are opened.
5 September 2016|
Response from celia-in-rehoboth | Reviewed this property |
Their site says, dinner only from Thursday until Sunday. 5:30 until 9 pm. This is summer schedule. If later in year, check their website for the hours. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
American, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Main Street, Grafton Inn, Grafton, VT 05146
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Grafton
  • Phone Number: +1 802-843-2231
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Grafton Inn
The Grafton Inn is famous for its imaginative cuisine, thoughtfully prepared with fresh locally sourced food and exploding with flavor. Our knowledgeable service staff, led by Chef Martin Schuelke, is eager to explain ingredients and methods, and to help you explore our Farm to Table cuisine with us.We are open seven days a week from 6 – 9 p.m. A children's menu is offered. Reservations recommended.
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