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51 Wales St, Rutland, VT 05701-4028
+1 802-747-7414
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese fondue” (18 reviews)
“fish tacos” (16 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (9 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 Wales St, Rutland, VT 05701-4028
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ended up staying at Rutland, VT for a skiing trip. There were so many places to pick from but we decided to come to this one. It had very good reviews and boy we were right. The restaurant itself is relatively small so it will...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are locals and everytime we go to Roots, we say we need to come here more often! We recently had dinner on Sunday night, sat at the bar, and enjoyed every minute, from unique cocktails made with local ingredients, to fried chicken like you've...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an enjoyable meal with friends, Server was not very knowledgeable on a few questions we had on the menu, including the cheese selection and didn't bother to find out the answers. Food was very good, but no outstanding.

Thank grdnT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rich in flavor and from local farms...this place served delicious appetizers and main course meals. The calamari and burrata appetizer were delicious, somewhat small but tasty. Had the fresh ravioli meal and the salmos special with risotto. Creme brûlée for dessert. Everything was cooked to...More

Thank Pazcam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good lunch. Great service. Kathy had the roasted garlic soup.It was out of this world. I had the pork tacos. very good all around

Thank Summersnuggles
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Roots has very good service. Great kids menu (real food, not chicken nugget nonsense) They constantly update the menu. They often have a lobster app that I enjoy. Their soups are all amazing. The bbq is ok(not for southerners, but ok for vt) Their salads...More

Thank Whittier123
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Excellent selection on the menu of meats, seafood and good for the vegetarian too. As the name suggests root vegetables are part of the offerings. Even the simplest of foods were elegantly prepared and tasted that way! Get away from the crowd on Killington Road...More

Thank EdHaze
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Excellent menu and many locally sourced items. Pleasant downtown atmosphere and friendly wait staff.

Thank milespond
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

I love this place so much! The cocktails are great. The staff is awesome. The food is incredible. The atmosphere is hip, warm and fun. I had the Lobster Risotto the last time I went. Never a bad meal.

Thank Amy P
Reviewed November 30, 2017

The service and food at Roots was absolutely wonderful! This restaurant promises to provide you with local flavor since most products used and served are produced by area farmers. I LOVE supporting the local economy and if you do too, then this is the place...More

Thank 485maryjanef
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
Seems to me like casual dress is the best for most every place now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Wales St, Rutland, VT 05701-4028
    (Center St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Bus provides access from Killington and Castleton. For route information, please visit www.thebus.com.
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Rutland
  • Phone Number: +1 802-747-7414
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