We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (287)
Filter reviews
287 results
Traveler rating
142
100
25
14
6
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
142
100
25
14
6
See what travelers are saying:
Sort and selected filters
Sort FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed March 10, 2020 via mobile

We anticipated our return to dine here since we planned our trip. Sometimes when you revisit it's not the same as you remember but happy to say that Chef Raphael did not disappoint! We arrived early as we know it gets crowded and busy for...dinner. The maple chipotle wings were flavourful, crispy yet juicy and tender. The mussels were also plump and plenty. Our salad was large enough for more than two of us. Flank steak and pork chops were as we remembered delicious! Thank you and we look forward to our next visit.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed March 1, 2020

They offer an upscale menu. Great service, professional staff.Good selections of appetizers. Inviting atmosphere.

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed February 25, 2020

On a recent trip to see snow I settled on Vermont largely because it's such a great "foody" state. Besides being the craft beer capital, it's emphasis on naturally grown, locally produced food ingredients at most restaurants (at least in small rural areas like Jeffersonville)...made the decision easy. The Family Table Restaurant was the best of a number of excellent restaurants I ate at while visiting. It had a full bar including at least ten locally brewed craft beers and it's menu was surprisingly broad in appeal. It serves very good classic and comforting American appetizers and entrees and desserts with a Vermontian style, that includes among other things a creative use of maple extracts where appropriate (like the grilled pork chop I had) and the cream of mushroom soup was unlike any other (and better.) The service was very friendly and hospitable too. This restaurant alone is a reason I may go back to Jeffersonville again, which is saying a lot considering I live in Miami.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 17, 2020

A hidden treasure in beautiful Jeffersonville. The food was Great very gourmet. The service was perfect our waitress Jordan was so helpful and a great martini. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 7, 2020

My husband and I stopped there for lunch - just decided to give it a try and my husband said he had the best chili and I had very nice salad. And the bonus is good beer . All that was served by very friendly...lady. So, when I am in that area again I will stop by.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?2  
Reviewed January 19, 2020

When staying at smugglers notch for the yearly winter trip this is a nice restaurant to go. to. Went on a quiet monday night, and was served good food. The menu is varied and the host very friendly. Prices are reasonable. Will do this again

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed January 2, 2020

We arrived to a full restaurant, but a gracious waitress re-organized the wait list and table configurations so that all the folks waiting got tables. She warned us the wait might be long (it was) but the food was worth it. And appetizers and fresh...bread and butter and endless pitchers of water and offers of drinks helped pass the time. The blackened chicken pasta was SO good, and incredibly generous portions. I had the scallops, which were perfectly seared, over bacon and Brussels sprouts. My pickiest child rated the chicken fingers 9/10 for their crisp outside and juicy, steaming chicken breast inside. The filet steak was perfectly cooked. Our waitress was cheerful and friendly, and made the meal even more pleasant. Great food, I'll definitely return when we pass through Jeffersonville again.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed December 31, 2019

On our recent stay in VT, we stayed in Burlington and went snow tubing at Smugglers Notch. We hit up Family Table on the way back from the slopes for lunch, and we were pleasantly surprised. It took a while for our food to come...out, but it was excellent and the staff was very friendly.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed December 31, 2019 via mobile

Our family ate here because we were looking for a reasonably priced restaurant near Smugglers Notch. The restaurant doesn’t look like much from the road and I am sure many pass it by. Inside we were pleasantly surprised by the very friendly staff and great...service. The food was terrific and well priced. What a great experience.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed November 22, 2019

This restaurant is next to a gas station with similar exterior decor, but it is not affiliated and definitely not a gas station restaurant. Very good food and nicer atmosphere but still family-friendly. Food and service were great, and prices were reasonable for the quality...of the food.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?2  
Reviewed October 24, 2019

Tiny town, beautiful area, friendly folks and really wonderful food! We were so shocked with this find as the food was so wonderful for such a small village. The waitress was so pleasant. The three of us each had something different and were all very...happy with our choices, but saw a number of others raving about their choice of the special "Veal Shank" and agreed that it looked absolutely scrumptious. We will definitely make this a stop on our next visit to the area.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Food is excellent, waitresses are wonderful. First time here with our new son and they were very accommodating. Feels like being at the family table, great home cooking. The pork chops are mouth watering! Can't wait to come back!

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 28, 2019 via mobile

Had a wonderful pork chop dinner! The pork chop was juicy, the potatoes and green bean were excellent! Would definitely go here again!

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 2, 2019

Stopped in for a late Sunday breakfast. From all the reviews, we were expecting to be wowed, but we weren't. There were just two other couples in the entire place when we arrived, and there was not a steady stream of people flocking in. We...ordered classic eggs Benedict and the corned beef hash (homemade) with poached eggs. Disappointed that mornay sauce was used instead of hollandaise for the Benedict. It dulled down the Benedict instead of enhancing it. Always on a search for really good hollandaise, and I haven't been able to find it as good as my own. The home fries were OK, not awesome (too much cayenne). The toast was burnt. Coffee was good, and the service was good. A ho-hum experience.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

My Baby, Son and I were up in Jeffersonville, VT. This spot is AWESOME!! Farm to table, and the dishes reflect it. On Monday I had the Fried chicken with mash and gravy with cold slaw, and the Missus the Chicken Marsala. SO GOOD!! My...FC was crispy and flavorful, no dryness any where. So we came back on Thursday and my had the Seared Scallops with the Chili Chive Cheddar mashed potatoes and green beans. I had the Center cut pork chop with mashed potatoes and green beans as well. Folks, if up near Smugglers Notch, do yourself a favor, Eat Here. They are closed on Tuesday and Wednesday. Shannon is Awesome, she will treat you right. Oh yes, the Creme Brulee is a nice finisher.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Deer Run Motor Inn
29 reviews
.78 miles away
Smugglers' Notch Resort
2,647 reviews
4.47 miles away
The Lodge at Spruce Peak
3,824 reviews
8.35 miles away
Edson Hill
501 reviews
10.47 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
158 Main Restaurant & Bakery
579 reviews
.32 miles away
Burger Barn
149 reviews
.18 miles away
The Village Tavern
116 reviews
.20 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Smugglers' Notch Distillery
93 reviews
.26 miles away
Vermont Canoe & Kayak
37 reviews
.01 miles away
Vermont Maple Outlet
30 reviews
.82 miles away
The Farm Store
14 reviews
.33 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
VacationJunkylol
November 11, 2016|
Answer
Response from VTFoodLover2 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm sorry, but we are not open for Thanksgiving. It's the one time of year we close so that we can transition between the seasons. Have a great visit to VT and we hope to see you on another trip.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The Family Table Restaurant

Yes, The Family Table Restaurant offers takeout services.

The Family Table Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5