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Folly

33 W Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9686
+1 802-464-1333
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“octopus” (3 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
33 W Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9686
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Folly came highly recommended and deservedly so. They have a good wine list. We started with the octopus app and the watermelon/tomato stack. Both were excellent. Our main course was the striped bass. Very good. Service by one of the owners was perfect. Desserts here...More

1  Thank Dukeatbrays
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small place with an amazing chef. The food was unusual in the choice of ingredients and beautifully presented. A little pricier than other restaurants in town but well worth it if you can get in.

1  Thank SueGue
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Folly has an innovative menu, with skillfully prepared dishes, presenting produce, seafood and meats sourced regionally or within distances that can still be accessed fresh for the table. One of us had the Folly salad, which featured fresh greens and seasonable fruit and vegetables. The...More

1  Thank Gail B
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We had a wonderful evening with Chef/Owner Peter and Kathleen at this intimate restaurant in downtown Wilmington. The menu was full of unique choices from octopus to elk and locally sourced when possible. The selection and quality of the menu was truly impressive considering it...More

1  Thank Shawn O
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Three of us...long time weekend locals...early reservation. We were forewarned our dinner was until a certain time, so the next party could have a table. Understood. Several hosts...male and female. Menu was explained perfectly. Food was excellent.Small portions...we tried several...also dessert. As our "time" came...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed January 19, 2017

The intimacy of this restaurant is one of the things that make it fabulous. Only 16 seats, great food and great wine. It's the kind of place where you feel like you are home having an adult dinner with friends. The type of dining experience...More

2  Thank Mccardinalphoto
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Folly is small and intimate and our meal was outstanding. The host was wonderful in explaining the details of the menu, the specials, and answering any questions. The menu is available online to check for selections/price before you go. Great food and staff.

1  Thank Justin D
Reviewed November 30, 2016

As a cookbook author, I tend to have high expectations that are rarely met. At Folly Foods, all were met. We tried a number of menu items and all were winners. The food and setting are high-end sophisticated but without pretense, and the prices are...More

1  Thank Leda S
Reviewed October 12, 2016

If you enjoy a taste adventure, then this small, charming venue is for you. One feels as if in a home's dining room, among art and soothing lighting. I have a masters degree, yet I had to ask for definitions of several items on the...More

1  Thank lovethewondrousworld
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I'm trying not to rave about Folly's too much as I want to make sure I can get a table there. I love this place. I have been twice this summer and Folly's never disappoints. From the amazing white gazpacho soup (white grapes, cucumber, garlic...More

2  Thank C B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$16 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 W Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9686
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-464-1333
Description
Chef-owned 14 seat dinner restaurant, offering an eclectic wine list and an intimate and romantic dining experience for mature patrons.
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