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The Common Man

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3209 German Flats Road, Sugarbush, Warren, VT 05674
+1 802-583-2800
18:00 - 22:00
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Philadelphia, PA
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went out for our special dinner to The Common Man during a long weekend staying in the area. Wine list was super and the owner was extremely cordial and helpful in helping us pair with our meal. Service was above average and the food was super. Warm, cozy atmosphere in a very large room but the noise level stays... More 

Thank PaulaPA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went in to meet some friends and ordered the siviche it was just the best I've had outside the Caribbean, service is fast and Pauli is right there! Staff is very attentive. A must go if you're here!

Thank Eric P
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's was a "girls night out" dinner and we all had a wonderful experience! The wait staff was very attentive and we all really enjoyed our meals too. Would definitely return!

Thank rmbobroff
Warren, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The three pasta options were amazing. And paired with a Caesar salad and $5 wine option, a great value.

Thank mcgiometti
Boston, Massachusetts
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the halibut and the wine list is outstanding, staff attentive and ambiance is a joy to behold. Do not miss it!

Thank MMRParis
Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and authentic, the proprietor greets you at the door, is a fabulous sommelier and area guide. Lorien was great with suggestions for dinner, wine and places to visit. The winter greens were divine - amazing combination of textures and flavors. The grilled octopus not native to VT and spectacular as well. The suggested wine paring was - can't find... More 

Thank 313happytraveler
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We are in this area often and this was our first visit to The Common Man but it will certainly not be our last. The ambience with a roaring fireside table in a converted barn and the staff from beginning to end added to a most amazing meal. The cocktails were unique and had choices for all of us ranging... More 

Thank S D
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

My family and I ate here Friday night. The drinks and food were all awesome. Service was fantastic. Each of our meals was perfect. Little bit pricey but totally worth the price.

Thank Siobhan B
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The ambience was great - very cozy - nice fireplace - high ceilings - well decorated. Very nice place - we would go back. As for our dinner, we ordered the Caesar salad but the anchovy taste was too strong so we sent it back and waited for our entrees. By surprise, the manager brought over another appetizer which was... More 

Thank foodie197144
new york
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

A large group of us are just back from one of the best dinners that we have ever had. While we have been there many times previously, our meal was particularly good. As always the setting is rustic and makes one feel at home, but this time nine of us sat around a round wheel table and were helped by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$38
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3209 German Flats Road, Sugarbush, Warren, VT 05674
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Warren
  • Phone Number: +1 802-583-2800
The Common Man Restaurant is located in Warren, Vermont, in the heart of Mad River Valley, between Lincoln Peak and Mount Ellen. Sited in a 19th century barn, the dining room is elegant in its simplicity. With hand-hewn beams framing an open hearth fireplace, the 100-seat restaurant is inviting and intimate.

Since the original owners, the Orsini family, opened their doors in the 1960s, 3209 German Flats Road has been a popular place for locals, visitors, and skiers to gather for a quality Vermont dining experience. Now in its fourth generation of operation, the current owners, Chef Adam Longworth and Lorien Wroten, are working hard to re-energize this Vermont dining institution with small town hospitality and world class cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?