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Rick's Tavern

386 Vt Route 30, Newfane, VT 05345-9647
+1 802-365-4310
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“wings” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
386 Vt Route 30, Newfane, VT 05345-9647
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Good food reasonably priced. Love the baseball steak! Always a specials menu. Nice bar and friendly people. Great place to stop for a Creamy (Carvel for you flatlanders) on a summer night.

Thank Justdesert4me
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

If you're on Route 30 heading south from a good ski day...this is a great place for a hearty meal. Friendly staff and colorful local patrons.

Thank Christopher Z
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This place is perfect for casual stop for something classic like burger. The staff is friendly and food really good.

Thank LZK007
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Rick's Tavern is a fantastic place for down to earth, fun loving people. The food is exactly what is needed when you're going out to relax, have a few drinks, and simply unwind. The atmosphere is cozy...your typical Vermont tavern. If you are looking for...More

Thank DKO1987
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Went to ricks with my wife and kids. I have driven by this place a million time on my way to Stratton to ski. Finally stopped. The food was terrible almost uneatable. It was like frozen pizza quality. Don't wast your time going there.

1  Thank Blexhooper
Reviewed 22 February 2017

My husband and 17 year old son stopped here on a road trip. The waitress and bartender made no eye contact until I asked for a table. I was told 10 minutes. We sat at a small bar once again completely ignored until I spoke...More

1  Thank 2boyzzmom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Just came back from a diner at Rick's. Sunday night special is prime rib. Was $17.95. All you can eat. So I was planning on eating a lot. But the piece I got filled the plate and was 1" thick. And cooked to perfection. Warm,...More

Thank jdballou
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent burger and a very nice family friendly place. Glad we stopped & if it had been a different season, I would have had some of their ice cream. I would certainly return next time I'm in the area.

Thank Holley-7
rickstavern, Manager at Rick's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016

Thanks for stopping by. We try to do what we do well. We so appreciate the feed back. We hope that you stop by again we you are here in Newfane.

Reviewed 3 October 2016

Our family, while not from the immediate area, has been going to Rick's Tavern once or twice a year for at least 15 years. That should tell you something right there. It's always been a place where we could get a lot of pretty decent...More

Thank GreenMountainBoy1957
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered our pizza and poppers to go. The pizza was really good, chicken bacon shrimp with bbq sauce and Vermont cheddar with ham but the poppers were the best. Not a disappointment in the least.

Thank Jason H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 386 Vt Route 30, Newfane, VT 05345-9647
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Newfane
  • Phone Number: +1 802-365-4310
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