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Ponce Bistro

4659 Main Street, Manchester, VT 05255
(802)768-8095
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Ranked #20 of 62 restaurants in Manchester
Price range: $0 - $18
Cuisines: Contemporary, Healthy
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: At Ponce we specialize in Exquisite Fusion Cuisine. Start the day with a perfect crema latte and flaky French crossaint. By noon the lavendar goat cheese salad beckons, followed by a home brewed cup of chai and our famous chocolate chip cookies. Finally the day is complete over a relaxing candlelight dinner of salmon tarragon bisque and tenderly broiled raspberry chipotle skirt steak, accompanied by a favorite Cabernet that you brought with you.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: At Ponce we specialize in Exquisite Fusion Cuisine. Start the day with a perfect crema latte and flaky French crossaint. By noon the lavendar goat cheese salad beckons, followed by a home brewed cup of chai and our famous chocolate chip cookies. Finally the day is complete over a relaxing candlelight dinner of salmon tarragon bisque and tenderly broiled raspberry chipotle skirt steak, accompanied by a favorite Cabernet that you brought with you.
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We had finished a great afternoon at nearby Hildene and needed some lunch. We drove past and thought it might be a good place to get something light. We were delighted by the amazing menu. The sandwiches were anything but ordinary! They clearly use the highest quality ingredients and put a LOT of thought into the creation of the sandwiches.... More

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Katie in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Spontaneous roadside spot, lunch was so good. Shared a salad and a bean/avocado dish thing that was delicious. Loved all the vegetarian options. No complaints. Service was a bit slow and could use some tightening up since it wasn't at all just but we were in no rush and enjoyed the beautiful day outside.

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glenmont
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

crepes are a speciality and mine delicious. Fresh squeezed orange juice too. Can't wait to go back and try a lunch and dinner.

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south of the border
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This place was recommended by The Palmer House and we couldn't have been happier with the meal. My daughter ordered the grilled North Country Turkey Sandwich and I had the Smokey Blues Salad. I think that was the best salad I've ever had. My daughter (13) LOVED her sandwich. Great service, unique ambiance in the Land of the Outlet, we... More

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Food was decent. Didn't love the abundance of Gorgonzola usage as that's a rather strong cheese u either love or hate. They did have lots to chose from on breakfast and lunch menu. We had lavender goat salad and a panini along w pumpkin bar. The lavender goat cheese was very infused w lavender. Would've like another medallion along w.... More

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Winchester, New Hampshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

This was the second time that my husband and I visited Ponce Bistro. Our first trip here was so good that we couldn't wait to come back a second time. In fact we are now planning to bring other friends from out of state to share dinner here as well. The food is exceptional, with a lot of attention to... More

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Yonkers
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

We visited this place twice during our weekend trip to Manchester. Once for lunch and once for dinner. The menu is a very pleasant change from what you see in most restaurants. There is a great selection of all different fusion type foods. The owners and staff were all very pleasant. One of the owners, who lived in the same... More

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Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Ponce has an unique and eclectic menu in a beautiful setting. My husband and I sat at our high top and could not figure out what to choose because each item sounded better than the next. This establishment will not disappoint. I had the Serrano ham with the olive tapenaude which was outstanding. You know the feeling when you are... More

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Manchester, Vermont
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I have been here a few times, always excellent service, delicious food. Went last night with 3 others for dinner and the menu just keeps improving on already exceptional!!! In the past I have always gone at lunchtime, last night; dinner. I had the roasted brussel sprout salad (yep, and I am not a veggie salad person) and panko pork... More

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Boston
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82 reviews 82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

My wife and I were out walking the town shopping and looking to find a lunch place. We walked up on this location and it has a very warm atmosphere. It is kind of a funky coffe place, but did not seem to have a lot of seating inside or out. We went for sitting outside this day for lunch.... More

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