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The Hermitage Inn

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25 Handle Road, Dover, VT 05356 (Hermitage Road)
802-464-3511
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Elegant presentation and Awesome food!

Went here with work colleagues and I have to say that not only was the food amazing to the palate but our server Chelsea was great in making suggestions and making our dining experience a wonderful one! I had the watermelon , tomato/feta salad and the salmon entree. Both were tasty and presented in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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Sparta, New Jersey
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Sparta, New Jersey
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Went here with work colleagues and I have to say that not only was the food amazing to the palate but our server Chelsea was great in making suggestions and making our dining experience a wonderful one! I had the watermelon , tomato/feta salad and the salmon entree. Both were tasty and presented in an artful manner that was captivating... More 

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Mount Kisco, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is where you have your birthday or celebration dinner. Or any other time you want a great meal. Foodie food, and it's superb. I have eaten here a dozen times and never had even a single item that wasn't excellent. Seafood, meats, specials you can choose at will and will be happy. Very comfortable room with great servers. Even... More 

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Connecticut
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Excellent Place to dine and enjoy high quality food and value. Also great facility for indoor swimming, exercising and bowling.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I went here for as they listed it the "quintessential" Vermont experience on ice. I get there and I park my car. I then find out that I have to walk on the ice and ice and snow to get to a ridiculously SMALL frozen puddle. For rental skates and time on the puddle it cost 20 dollars. They don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Walked in at 8PM tonight (busy holiday weekend) after being turned away by another restaurant nearby. The hostess and the manager were at the front and the place was packed. They said they could squeeze us in somewhere and both ran in different directions trying to find a place for us. Within 10 minutes we were seated. Our waitress was... More 

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Miami, Florida
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Well this is mi 2nd POOR Review and it is very hard that i need to write it, but The Hermitage make everything to accomplish this!!! i was about to give them the TERRIBLE review but at the end i will explain why they earn that!!! The Atmosphere of the Restaurant its pretty nice... Nice People, well decor... I reserve... More 

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Seekonk, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great atmosphere of surroundings food is good as are selection of wines but both very pricey. This used to be a great place to go after skiing but now between $$$$ and the attitudes of staff not worth the aggravation of snootiness from staff

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Wolcott, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We went to the Hermitage in the middle of October. By the middle to end of October the foliage season is over in Vermont. Therefore, the crowds have ebbed slightly. James and I love a good meal and we were excited to try the Hermitage. BEWARE, we are not residents of VT and as a result used our GPS, we... More 

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Weatogue, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We have been coming to the Hermitage for years and have enjoyed it. It is a bit pricey and until the most recent chef was hired, the food was average at best. The most recent chef has definitely kicked it up. Since our visit was in the summer they were out of several items on the menu, but as the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I recently decided to pop in to the Hermitage while on vacation after having it recommended to us. We only planned on checking it out for dinner later on that evening as we were still in jeans from our day and felt we needed to go to our B&B to change in order to eat in such... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 Handle Road, Dover, VT 05356
    (Hermitage Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: 802-464-3511

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?