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36 Strongs Ave, Rutland, VT 05701-5016
802-773-2367
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Over priced ....try Sal's for half the price

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.

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Laeni M
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East Aurora, New York
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East Aurora, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

Great local Italian restaurant. This is a local favorite. Great square pizza and Italian dishes. Nice relaxed bar with a friendly staff. Always have had good food, service and time here.

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Rutland, Vermont
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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The atmosphere is old world, with a combination of old world style in the menu that attracts everyone. A locals restaurant that is trendy and friendly.

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South Burlington, Vermont
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I meet with my girlfriends from high school once a month at the Palms. Because I am on a special diet, I cannot eat the pizza or lovely bread. They are amazingly accommodating with whatever I ask. Yummy!

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Bristol, PA
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100 reviews 100 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I never had maple cannolis or maple cheesecake...but I did now. Wow! Delicious and different! The food is delicious, the manager cares about the service and your delight in sampling the local cuisine. Great place to go...

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Rutland, Vermont
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Great appetizers and the meals are plentiful and good tasting. Full Bar with average drink prices. Nice atmosphere for family and friends.

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Austin, Texas, USA
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171 reviews 171 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner in Rutland, Vermont. He enjoyed a Vegetable Lasagne and I had a very tasty tomato cheese soup and Antipasti Salad. The red Cabernet Sauvignon was very good and he enjoyed a draft Vermont beer. The hot Italian bread was so good. We also had a Chocolate Cake with vanilla ice cream. We... More 

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Acton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I believe this truly was the grandmother's recipe - delicious. The scallops weren't as good but the we still enjoyed them.

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Time stood still in the late 50's when you walk into the Palms. Grandma's dining room with great Italian favorite comfort food . We had veal parm, it was real veal, good size portions and plenty of pasta. Service was real good, great neighborhood place. Great family food.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Nothing fancy, but good food at reasonable prices. Nice people. Not far from either downtown or route 4. I went here upon recommendation of a friend and was pleased with my dinner.

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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: American, Italian

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