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The Common Man

3209 German Flats Road, Sugarbush, Warren, VT 05674
+1 802-583-2800
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
3209 German Flats Road, Sugarbush, Warren, VT 05674
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Reviewed July 8, 2013

5 stars in an understatement. Fantastic beef cooked to a perfect med rare! Steak tartar, soups, eggplant and salad awesome!

Thank davisrowley
Reviewed June 20, 2013

The food at The Common Man in Warren Vermont is anything but common. Went last night with my Daughter to have dinner and a bottle of wine at the bar. We chose a bottle of Cotes du Rhone which was certainly not a "run of...More

Thank ca492
Reviewed June 18, 2013

We didn't have a phone that worked so we had to go down and book. It was hard to find someone, but when the chef found us he commended us for perseverance! And it was rewarded. The ambiance of the restaurant is very traditional, lots...More

Thank LindaLeVasseur
Reviewed June 17, 2013

A real find Excellent food and service amazing steak Good ambiance attentive but not overly on service,was not cheap but best in the ares a by a long way I think

Thank David K
Reviewed June 16, 2013

I ate at the Common man recently with a large group of friends. The evening started at the bar which was convivial and the bar tender was nice and efficient as the place was very crowded.We had a great bottle of wine then went to...More

Thank pam220
Reviewed May 7, 2013

My wife and I ate here on the recommendation of the Inn where we stayed for the weekend. The meal we had was very, very good. We shared the Carpaccio to start, and it was very tasty. There seemed to be different layers of flavors...More

1  Thank InSearchofQ
Reviewed April 19, 2013

I had to try the octopus, my wife was less adventurous. Food was great, atmosphere met our expectations, service was good enough. We dressed up but not required here. Great place for a nice night out, would highly recommend if you can spend a little...More

Thank elsnerfamily
Reviewed March 30, 2013

I called for a 9:00 reservation on a recent Friday night. I was told they could not take any more reservation but if we came in we could most likely get seated at a table in the bar. We arrived at 8:50 and were told...More

7  Thank Kathy401
Lorien W, Owner at The Common Man, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2013

Please accept our sincerest apologies for not having been able to serve you on Friday evening. It is always our goal to keep consistent hours and serve as many people as possible without sacrificing quality of food or service. Your feedback is very much appreciated...More

Reviewed March 11, 2013

I have not been in this restaurant for many years and decided to give it a try again. The place used to be more like a couples place. This time, the restaurant was full of people, lots of noise, tons of fun. That was a...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed March 10, 2013

Mostlly local food, mostly cooked from scratch. Everything on menu is interesting. Great atention to detail. Had not been for several years. Was good then, but this little gem has improved significantly- fine for an apres ski appetizer or a full meal. Range of prices...More

Thank Bern T
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January 26, 2017|
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Response from foodie197144 | Reviewed this property |
Casual dress code. We were there a week before Christmas and didn't need a reservation but it's so close to sugar bush and a terrific place, that I'm sure you'll have a long wait without reservations during peak season.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $38
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3209 German Flats Road, Sugarbush, Warren, VT 05674
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Warren
  • Phone Number: +1 802-583-2800
The Common Man Restaurant is located in Warren, Vermont, in the heart of Mad River Valley, between Lincoln Peak and Mount Ellen. Sited in a 19th century barn, the dining room is elegant in its simplicity. With hand-hewn beams framing an open hearth fireplace, the 100-seat restaurant is inviting and intimate. Since the original owners, the Orsini family, opened their doors in the 1960s, 3209 German Flats Road has been a popular place for locals, visitors, and skiers to gather for a quality Vermont dining experience. Now in its fourth generation of operation, the current owners, Chef Adam Longworth and Lorien Wroten, are working hard to re-energize this Vermont dining institution with small town hospitality and world class cuisine.
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