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Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort

14 The Grn, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
+1 802-457-6671
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood stew” (16 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (13 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
14 The Grn, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Upon arrival, we were told that there would be a 45 minute wait before beeing seated. We decided to wait...until seeing plate after plate being carried from the kitchen through the busy hall, around groups of waiting clients, and finally beeing served to unsuspecting diners....More

Thank JakeMtl
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for sharing your impressions of our Richardson's Tavern, and I am sorry to learn you chose not to dine with us. I don't believe we’ve ever received a review from someone who hasn’t dined with us before! We appreciate your feedback and I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended to eat at Richardson Tavern, it was a Tuesday evening and there was not a lot of choice. We had to wait 10 minutes for a table, but it was worth it. The atmosphere, staff and of course the food were all...More

Thank Chris D
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for dining with us earlier in the week and sharing such a warm review! We’re glad you found us and enjoyed our local, seasonal cuisine as well as the casual elegance of the surroundings and of course a warm welcome from...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my wife and I had dinner at the tavern at the Woodstock inn Sept 19th . It was very busy and we decided to eat out on the porch were there are 5 or so tables on a beautiful nite . The food was terrific...More

Thank gerry k
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us at Richardson's Tavern recently and sharing your kind words. I’m happy you enjoyed both the seafood stew and salmon – two of the most popular dishes on the menu – and I hope you also sampled our terrific local...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the bar and had a burger and panini and beers. The food was excellent in taste and preparation.....just done very very well. The local beers were also very good. The service was fantastic by everyone we came into contact with and especially...More

Thank CD323
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for a great, casual dinner in Richardson's Tavern! I’m glad you enjoyed the locally-inspired cuisine, casual ambience, and outstanding selection of unusual Vermont craft brews, and even more so that our team in “The Tavern” made you feel welcome, appreciated,...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Our meal was good, some interesting menu options, and food was good. Our waiter was very efficient, but not very friendly. He just never smiled or had any warmth. Surprised how this impacted an otherwise good dinnerMore

Thank JLWK2015
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for joining us for dinner in Richardson's Tavern after your recent golf outing at The Woodstock Country Club. I am glad your meal was good but very disappointed to learn that you were treated to lackluster, disengaged service. I absolutely understand how this...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My husband had a hamburger for 18 dollars. Are u kidding me! He said he wouldn't mind that price if it was delicious. He said it was average. I had the salmon. I thought it was very good but the portion isn't great. The service...More

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RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for dining with us in Richardson's Tavern and sharing your recollections. I am very sorry to hear you and your husband did not consider the meal to be a good value. Both the cheeseburgers and salmon are very popular dishes and many guests...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Service was perfect.. Mac and cheese was the best I ever had. Drinks were great and the people were super. Will return.. Great place to meet friends or family..More

Thank 1312Kathy
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks for the great comments about your recent gathering at Richardson's Tavern. It’s a great go-to spot for locals and Inn guests alike, and always a fun spot! I’m glad you enjoyed our terrific Mac-n-Cheese; we make it the old-fashioned way with béchamel, fontina, and...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Nice feel and good food - service was overwhelmed by the numbers. Had the baby back ribs - very good - not overwhelmed by the sauce.More

Thank SagHarborAlice
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your loyalty over the years and for dining with us in Richardson's Tavern as well as The Red Rooster during your recent visit! We are happy to be able to offer two very different and equally enjoyable dining experiences. The popular and...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

The excellence you would expect from this fine inn is exemplified at its casual restaurant (we opted not to dine int the upscale Red Rooster's empty dining room after le maitre d informed us that reservations were necessary), Richardson's. The hostess was warm and inviting...More

1  Thank RalphH42
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for including dinner in Richardson's Tavern in your recent visit to The Woodstock Inn & Resort! The Tavern’s name is derived from the first lodging on the property, which opened in 1792. We try to create the same relaxing, restorative experience eighteenth-century travelers...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

We ate here a number of times during our recent stay at the inn. Lots of menu choices with reasonable prices for an upscale resort. Thank you Philip and we hope to see you soon!More

Thank SweeneyBoston_Ma
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for staying with us at The Woodstock Inn & Resort and sharing your kind words about Richardson's Tavern. We are thrilled that you enjoyed it so much and will certainly celebrate the great “press’ with Philip and the team. Phil has been a...More

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procmom
8 March 2016|
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Response from RCR-VT | Property representative |
Thank you for thinking of us, and for the great question! We don't' accept in Richardson's Tavern, although it does get busy in the evenings, especially on weekends! the atmosphere is very convivial and comfortable, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 The Grn, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: +1 802-457-6671
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Woodstock Inn and Resort
Description
Open Daily Bar: 5pm - Close Dinner: 5pm - 9pm (Sunday-Thursday) Dinner: 5pm - 10pm (Friday, Saturday) The essence of Vermont and flavor-driven small plates are paired with a bar featuring local craft brews and spirits at Richardson's Tavern. A relaxed atmosphere invites warm conversation and friendly company among friends and family. Dine al fresco on the porch in the warmer months or sink into the oversized lounge chairs fireside for a casual drink or meal.
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