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The Village Inn and Tavern


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
American, Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Live Music, Waterfront
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Reviewed September 4, 2019 via mobile

Great spot on Great Pond. My husband and I had a nice date night here. Good food and good service. Nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank EVMaine
Reviewed August 16, 2019

The Village Inn and Tavern is in a gorgeous location and is a very charming space. The restaurant was charming and the food -- we had the duck and two salads -- was delicious. The servers were also lovely, as were the hosts at the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank annlJ743QH
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Waited for 45 minutes to have even bread brought over and an order to be taken. Food ok but not worth $203 dinner. That kind of money the ribs should have been tender not tough. Pasta should be fresh. Potatoes should have seasoning. Just a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Leetheactor
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

...because the Village Inn has a difficult challenge. It has to bridge the gap between the tee shirt and flip flops eaters and those looking for fine dining. In trying to serve both audiences, it has made some bad compromises. The ambiance is country inn,...More

Date of visit: August 2019
2  Thank corduroykid
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Had roasted quarter duck with raspberry sauce, garlic mashed potatoes and green beans. It was all delicious. My only comment would be that I sat in a spot that was very dark with only small candles on the table so I couldn't see what I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank butlersal59
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

I visited the Tavern after hearing they had fantastic duck dishes. I was disappointed to learn that the Tavern was not open on Mondays or Tuesdays. When I told them I had a pup in my car and was looking for outside, pup friendly dining,...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank thomasjY860OV
Reviewed July 8, 2019

I LOVED THIS PLACE. Everything was great. Appetizer of cauliflower crust pizza was amazing. Dinners were beautifully presented and more than we could eat. Views were terrific, overlooking Great Pond, which is what the writer was writing about when he wrote “On Golden Pond”. Fabulous.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Judy H
Reviewed July 4, 2019

A group of us visited the restaurant. They had a nice selection, and the food was good. Good wine selection too.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank pjcharles
Reviewed June 19, 2019

Wedge salad is excellent, and ample for two as is a 1/2 Duck. Be sure to ask for extra crispy, it's a satisfying meal, well prepared and delicious. Pies come from Hello Good Pie (also in the village) and are well worth the calories!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jo B
Reviewed April 16, 2019

It was hard to have this 39th Anniversary of my 31st birthday. So the family took me to The Village Inn. We walked through the large waiting area to the table set with roses. The daughters had them set. Our seats were looking over the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
It never hurts to have a reservation but you should be OK tonight as a walk-in. ENJOY!!
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