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Elixir Restaurant

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188 South Main Street, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05011
+1 802-281-7009
Tue - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Lyme, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been to Elixir dozens of times and never have we had a bad experience. Service is always friendly, food is top quality and the owner is almost always the friendly face that greets you at the door. This is one of the few places I would say try anything on the menu I you won't be disappointed.

Thank MLouM71
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here on our way up to Montreal. Unbelievable dinner- and the waitress was so wonderful. We got the fall harvest salad, chicken liver mousse, and shrimp scampi. We split all three and the kitchen put everything on to two plates for us- just such an awesome touch. To finish it off we had the chocolate lava cake. Delicious... More 

Thank Emily M
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Let’s cut to the chase – we had an outstanding meal at Elixir, I cannot recommend the ‘Cocoa Dusted Petits Filets Mignon’ highly enough (and I know my steak…), it's excellent value. We called in on a very quiet Tuesday evening in early November. It’s a fairly discreet building from the outside (in the old train yard), so trust the... More 

Thank Sicarrie
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Business dinner and was pleasantly surprised by the sophistication of the food. The building is old and is a juxtaposition against such amazing food. Highly recommend. Casual atmosphere with a sophisticated menu. Preparation and service were impeccable.

Thank Rhisa G
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was suggested by the innkeepers where we stayed and it was a great one! The building is a former train depot so it was a great atmosphere. It is set back from the street so easy to pass by. We did have a reservation which I would recommend. Our food was delicious! I had shrimp scampi which was... More 

Thank alidaylily
Warwick, Rhode Island
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this restaurant on tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. The menu is limited, but has excellent options. The food was well prepared and delicious. We did not have a reservation on a Saturday night, but the owner was able to fit us in. It was quite busy, so reservations are recommended.

Thank tnncs
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Certainly this is the best restaurant in the city. We sat at the bar 2 nights for drinks and the bartender was great. This was a great respite from our horrible stay at the Hotel Coolidge. The food looked fantastic and we would definitely come back to this restaurant.

Thank Al T
Prague, Czech Republic
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Dinner was both well presented and flavorful. My wife had the Filet Mignon and I the Pork Tenderloin. In both cases the meat, the vegetable, and the accompanying sauce were perfectly done. The Bananas Foster Bread Pudding with Roasted Cinnamon Ice Cream will cause me to try to duplicate it at home. A well balanced and affordable wine list and... More 

Thank KahunaKarstoon
Norfolk, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Selected based on trip advisor reviews and not disappointed. Excellent service . Menu was limited but food quality very good.

Thank c r
Deerfield, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Based on great reviews, I expected much better food and service than we experienced at Elixir. First, the host (dressed nicely and wearing crocs) seated a couple without a reservation before us without explanation. Second, the menu was odd (although good for gluten-free options). Six of the four mains came with a side of potatoes, although each side of spuds... 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
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
American, International
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 South Main Street, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05011
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Hartford  >  White River Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 802-281-7009
Contemporary American Cuisine

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