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Black Sheep Bistro

253 Main St, Vergennes, VT 05491-1001
+1 802-877-9991
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (28 reviews)
“escargot” (23 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (32 reviews)
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05:00 - 20:30All hours
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253 Main St, Vergennes, VT 05491-1001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sit outside if you can for great people watching. A little bit crowded if you have a large group but great for couples!

Thank KateC29
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 5th year back to the shores of Lake Champlain and our 5th year back at the Black Sheep for dinner! While the menu is not extensive, they pick several items and cook them to perfection. And those French fries...still to die for...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Snug environment. Service prompt and friendly. Menu simple but effective. Everything 22$ (entree) and 8$ (starters). The food was the great and extremely tasty an excellently presented. A very enjoyable evening.

Thank jobob10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I drove down from Burlington. Excellent appetizers- scallop cakes, pumpkin chevre and entrees of salmon and brie/bacon chicken. Excellent, super flavors, best meal I've had in this area. I would offer olive oil for dipping bread and the flourless chocolate cake was...More

Thank CindyLouMN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the best restaurants I have ever eaten out. There were 4 of us and everything was fantastic. Luckily we like to share tastes!

Thank Patti S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious meal in the town of Vergennes. We had dinner here on a Friday night. The tables were full, the service was a bit slow but the entrees were yummy! Very flavorful. I would recommend giving it a try. :)

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Great portions, love the family style sides. I find it strange that you can order drinks, but there is no bar. Servers make their own drinks for their tables. So if you're a foodie you're going to love it! If you're looking for great cocktails,...More

Thank eatgoodfoods
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to dine out at the last minute and chose Black Sheep Bistro after reading it's fine reviews, we were not disappointed. We arrived at this popular restaurant with no reservation and they promptly seated us. Having grown up on the coast, I was...More

Thank Buildr
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing delicious meal. A hidden gem in the heart of Vergennes. The duck melted in your mouth and sauce was perfect. My son had the steak and he said it was so tender it barely needed a knife to cut. We all...More

Thank ksohara
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My sister, who is a professional food writer, recommended this restaurant as the place to take some special friends to thank them for their hospitality on my annual fishing trip to Lake Champlain. We have made this an annual last night special meal and occasion.The...More

Thank josephcY3445VP
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21 August 2017|
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Response from Melinda M | Reviewed this property |
You can dress up and feel comfortable if you have a celebration or upscale casual would work.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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