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The Prince and the Pauper

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings

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A sampling of our dinner menu, which may include…
Dinner price 49.00
Includes appetizer, house salad & entrée.
Mushroom & Crab Soup
Fresh button mushrooms & leeks w/ chicken broth, garlic, fresh herbs & vermont cream
Pulled Pork Quesadilla
Smoked in house; pulled pork & monterey jack cheese folded in a flour tortilla, heated on the griddle & served w/ pico de gallo salsa, guacamole, sour cream & our barbeque sauce
Country Pate
Prepared in house w/ pork, chicken livers, port wine, sun-dried cherries & pistachios; offered w/ cumberland sauce
Pasta Del Giorno
Imported penne pasta tossed w/ broccoli rabe, sun-dried tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, garlic & a pinch of crushed red pepper flake
Beef Satay
Marinated‎ strips of sirloin skewered & grilled; offered w/ our spicy peanut sauce
House Smoked Salmon
Fillet of salmon, house smoked then thinly sliced …presented w/ raifort sauce, red onion, capers & toast rounds
Our house salad combines field greens, our balsamic vinaigrette, & crumbled bleu cheese (if you wish)
Carre D’ Agneau Royale
Boneless rack of lamb first grilled then wrapped w/ spinach, mushroom duxelles & puff pastry; finished in the oven & presented w/ sauce bordelaise *supplement of $3 applies*
Grilled Filet Mignon
Hand cut corn fed beef, grilled to your liking & offered w/ merlot wine – caramelized shallot reduction sauce
Veal Scalopinni
Medallions farm raised veal sauteed w/ button mushrooms, prosciutto ham, fresh sage leaves…finished w/ marsala wine
Roasted Duckling
Half of a fresh long island duck, semi boneless, roasted & served w/ a seasonal sauce
Oven Roasted Cod
Day boat atlantic cod topped w/ lemon caper aioli & seasoned panko crumbs & baked w/ white wine
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cozy and buzzy atmosphere. Great for kids. Pizza was very good. Other dishes were average. Certainly not somewhere to go for an amazing culinary experience, but great to take the family. If you want GREAT food in the area - go to Mangalitsa...this place...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

When traveling to Woodstock you have to come here, old world charm, good service, great food at a really good price point. What a great place Thanks for your hospitality

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank VolkerL775
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We’re not sure what all the raves are about regarding this restaurant. The food was mediocre at best. The menu was quite uninspired. Food was very under seasoned and bland, did not taste fresh and proteins were mostly over cooked and dry, including their Signature...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank traveledwell
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Best place in town. Meals are well prepared and served expertly. This establishment was recommended by all the stores and shops we visited in Woodstock.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank josephjl
Reviewed 13 December 2018

I was traveling solo and they went out of their way to make me feel very comfortable. Impeccable service, food was wonderful. The first night I had swordfish, another night the prime rib, both perfectly cooked. Both waitresses were very pleasant. I would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank agentTeena
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Our meal was finished with a Chocolate Covered Profiterole filled with Cardamom Espresso Chocolate Chip Ice Cream, and everything leading to that was perfect… Starting with a cordial greeting at the front door, to great cocktails, nice salad, and exquisite entrees all enhanced by our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YBM
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Menu selections were plenty. Our meals and service was the "BEST" we had in Woodstock. Highly recommend dining there and we will return!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RPHBucks
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Perhaps one of the best restaurants in Woodstock. Reservations are recommended. Great value. Recommend their meatballs.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gregrob1980
Reviewed 13 November 2018

My husband and I went here for our anniversary dinner and absolutely loved it! I had the butternut squash lasagna and my husband has the steak. Both were amazing!! The service was great as well. All the staff made us feel so welcome. A must...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We loved this cozy spot where we felt spoiled by the accomodating staff who snuck us in for dinner at the last minute during the busy summer season. Because we reserved late we did not get one of the darling booths that are apparently quite...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sonyaet2018
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Response from Kimy K | Reviewed this property |
If well behaved I think a great dining experience for younger culinary crowd!
13 October 2015|
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Response from Enbailey | Reviewed this property |
The menu is limited but still quite diverse. I would suggest that when you make a reservation you pose that question. Although busy and successful for many decades, the restaurant is still run as a craft enterprise, or make... More
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