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The Palms Restaurant

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36 Strongs Ave, Rutland, VT 05701-5016
802-773-2367
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice Italian

My husband and I took a road trip over Labor Day weekend. We stopped here based on the many good reviews and we were not disappointed. Pasta was good and the service was very friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 6, 2015
LJS1967
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North Conway, New Hampshire
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Northwood, New Hampshire, United States
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently went to Vermont to visit family and went to dinner at The Palms. The service was great, the atmosphere warm, and the food excellent! We had a wonderful evening and will be sure to make another visit when we are in Vermont.

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Thank Pam L
New York City, New York
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Walked in recently and asked if we had a reservation, no we didn't. There were at least 6 or 7 open tables. Told to sit in waiting area and ignored for 10 minutes. Nobody came in after us except for one group. Finally sat down and service was disinterested. Server told us to sit at a table and threw the... More 

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1 Thank Win B
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

This place knows how to make sure you have the best meal with the best service to go with it. The atmosphere is very enjoyable whether you are at the bar or a table. Check it out!

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Thank Tundra124
Claremont, New Hampshire
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Great Neapolitan Antipasto! We held an event in their new sports lounge, the 1933 Lounge, that turned out wonderful. The salmon, chicken and New York strip steaks were cooked to perfection. The staff is friendly and provide great service. Thank you to Diane and the staff for taking such good care of our family.

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Thank jdw1200
Killington, Vermont
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The waitress was very attentive but we had mixed experience on the food. Drink service was quick and well done. The waitress was always smiling and upbeat and had an urge to please. If you like your pasta with a consistency more like oatmeal than al dente, then this is the place for you. I prefer al dente pasta. The... More 

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Thank Richard M
North Conway, New Hampshire
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I took a road trip over Labor Day weekend. We stopped here based on the many good reviews and we were not disappointed. Pasta was good and the service was very friendly.

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Thank LJS1967
Florida
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Reliable family style italian food...never disappointed. They don't try to be what they're not..just good food and plenty of it.

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Thank wefirst
Flanders, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Went there on request of a friend that heard good things. Been past there many time and did not have high expectations. Very happy to say my expectations were by far exceeded the food and service was very good and was extremely impressed with the history.

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Thank Craig D
Rutland, Vermont
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Sit in the bar, reservations recommends but often not needed. A local establishment that serves friends and family, good food in a relaxed comfortable setting.

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Thank carly48
East Aurora, New York
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Surprised this is rated #9. Slow service,avg food I told waitress my dinner was not good she didn't say a word walked away and gave me the bill. I didn't want to complain and just paid and left.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 36 Strongs Ave, Rutland, VT 05701-5016
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rutland
  • Phone Number: 802-773-2367

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 12
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

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