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Black Sheep Bistro

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253 Main St, Vergennes, VT 05491-1001
+1 802-877-9991
05:00 - 20:30
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A wonderful dinner with the super staff at Black Sheep. Well worth the expense -- the food is delicious and the service is great. Excellent.

Thank sophiesalibi
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just visited the restaurant this past Thursday evening, we came in early 545pm without a reservation. We were greeted very warmly and though the restaurant was empty they were expecting a full house, but kindly made room for our table of four. The black sheep is a small place with attentive service. we each had a tasty salad followed... More 

Thank DakotaNJ
North Hero, Vermont
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you like to imagine you've been transported to a traditional bistro in France, this is the place for you. It's a relatively small space, tables are close together, and the noise of the individual conversations can be a little challenging. (I know...in France one's restaurant dinner conversations are much more subdued than ours, however...) Our dinner that evening took... More 

Thank Dave F
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

There's not a lot of choice in Vermont so you might as well try this place, I wouldn't choose to go again, but there's not a lot available and I'm sure it's good by country standards but whatever. Oh yeah, bring warm clothing apparently the don't have heat or just choose not to use it. Food is edible, but presented... More 

Thank Podchhdy
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We enjoyed a table overlooking the busy street in the welcoming dining area. The food was delicous and diverse. Waitstaff were friendly and patient providing information on the preparation of the items offered. A wonderful evening get away in a friendly environment W

Thank grenmry
North Hero, Vermont
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59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

This restaurant is a keeper. Yes, there are some problems such as the noise level which I am learning is to be expected. Price first: everything is priced the same in the category of within the meal. All appetizers are 8 dollars and all entrees are 22 dollars. Don't remember the price of the desserts. Quality of food and preparation... More 

Thank mendn13
Ferrisburg, Vermont
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Great appetizers - unique items and a delicious menu! Good portions and you won't go hungry! Love garlic mashed potatoes!

Thank plhvt4
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397 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Black Sheep Bistro is a laid back place with great food and at very reasonable prices. Apple cauliflower bisque is not what I would normally order but it's very good. In fact, everything we had was very good and the prices are very reasonable. Appetizers are a flat $8 and entrees a flat $22. Their wine (by the glass)... More 

Thank Gary M
United States
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We used a Jump-on-It deal for reservations at the Black Sheep Bistro in Vergennes, VT and what a pleasant surprise. The Pork Dumplings and Escargot were exquisite. The Brie and Bacon Chicken Breast and Seared Salmon with Lemon Caper Creme were terrific. The mashed potatoes were extra creamy, the green French string beans perfect and the French Fries awesome and... More 

Thank Debra R
Camillus, New York
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62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We discovered the Black Sheep last year and went back again this year. All appetizers are $8 and all entrees are $22. Entrees all come with their fries and 3 different sauces. Have never had a bad meal here. I got the salmon and it was cooked to perfection. The best part is that the floor is a little uneven...be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
05:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Main St, Vergennes, VT 05491-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Vergennes
  • Phone Number: +1 802-877-9991

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?