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Wooden Spoon Bistro

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American, Bistro
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1210 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT 05403-5720
802-399-2074
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 10
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food

We went in on a very cold Friday night. Unfortunately we had to sit in the bar area given the regular dining area was just too cold. But the bar was cozy and the bartender, who was our server, was fantastic. We did make a reservation and are glad we did. It was a busy place. I ordered the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Tammy M
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Milton, VT
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  • Reservations
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Milton, VT
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We went in on a very cold Friday night. Unfortunately we had to sit in the bar area given the regular dining area was just too cold. But the bar was cozy and the bartender, who was our server, was fantastic. We did make a reservation and are glad we did. It was a busy place. I ordered the special... More 

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East Aurora, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Get specials on Sun/Mon You can have a locally craft beer homemade burger fresh cut fries $10!! Great stuff...

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Buffalo, Ny
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Staying in the area for a while stopped by for the Burger and a Beer special $10.00. Had ble chz burger w/bacon and a Bud Light. Fresh fries bread and most importantly beer. Great service had a "Peachy" server with a good sense of humor and a great smile! Planning on another visit soon!

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Babylon, New York
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had a great meal in this recent find!! The waitress was amazing and could have sold every single meal on the menu ten times over!!! Our meal was tasty! We enjoyed the ambiance and the service was wonderful!! The prices were great! Highly recommend it !! The specials were incredible!!!

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Florida City, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Nice big booth, comfortable atmosphere, a attentive wait staff and super great food. We ordered steak tartar....it was the best I have had in a long time, filets and scallops, with a Brie dip. All very yummy, the price was at a good point value. We all drank two drinks, had two small plates as noted and full meals. Price... More 

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South Burlington, Vermont
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

What a great little place! The owners have it down. The staff makes the place. Well, the food is pretty darn good too. Very reasonably priced for the high quality you receive. They change up the menu from time to time to keep it interesting. And they run daily specials which are always terrific. Highly recommended for anyone not wishing... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Two couples, we had four separate dishes. All agreed that the food was excellent. Standouts were warm spinach salad and a swordfish special. All agreed that the food was delicious, service professional and the prices a bit steep. But for the prices I would have rated this restaurant as excellent. If used to parting with over $100 for dinner for... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The atmosphere is dim and noisy. The food, while good, was very overpriced, as are there drinks. The service was mediocre, at best. The waitress was more concerned with brown nosing than actually serving our table. All in all, for what the price is, go to The Guild Steakhouse. More selection, better food, better drinks and better service than here.

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Burlington, Vermont
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good foodie food....hand cut fries served with yummy truffle oil infused dipping sauce. Everything was tasty. Pan seared scallops served with a lobster and shrimp risotto topped with a glazed arugula was a generous portion and delicious! The restaurant location and decor are not as nice as the food and I think there may be a ventilation problem because my... More 

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Huntington, Vermont
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31 reviews 31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Great Italian food and wines are very good. Have wine specials at the bar only. The price is fair and usually can get a table without a long wait.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1210 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT 05403-5720
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  South Burlington
  • Phone Number: 802-399-2074

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Bistro
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?