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Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort

€€ - €€€American, ,
14 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
+1 802-457-6671
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood stew” (17 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (14 reviews)
“burger” (34 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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€€ - €€€
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14 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A casual dining experience with lite menu items to full plate meals. They do have a full bar if you are so inclined. The service is wonderful and if you pay attention you will note that management plays a very active role in table-side service....More

Thank TMan01
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for spending an evening with us at Richardson's Tavern recently and pointing out our management team’s hands-on approach to delivering not just great local food but also a warm and inviting overall experience. I noticed you didn’t mention our out-of-this-world house-made desserts, which...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a cosy bar. However we were very disappointed in the quality and presentation of the food, not to mention the welcome. We ordered dinner there and had a delightful waitress but sadly, it didn’t make up for the grumpy door lady and bar...More

Thank TheDoor_isopen
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for joining us in Richardson's Tavern recently, although I am very sorry and disappointed to hear of your experience. I’m glad at least your server was genuine and friendly, but of course that does not make up for a meal that did not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely meal - just had one course each but the portions were huge and so we didn't need dessert. Great range of local craft beers to choose from. Very helpful and welcoming staff.More

Thank Amyjbullock
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us at Richardson's Tavern for dinner recently! I’m happy you dived into our extensive collection of local craft beers; we like to think Vermont produces the best beers in America, and try to feature a wide variety of brands you can’t...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner here, although worried with the mixed reviews on this site. Our experience was nothing but wonderful. They do not take reservations but we were lucky enough to get a nice private booth table. The service was excellent as well as...More

Thank DeeAnn M
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for spending a relaxing evening with us in Richardson's Tavern recently and sharing your very kind words. We’re certainly glad you “wandered in off the street” and hope you’ll consider staying with us at The Woodstock Inn & Resort the next time you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice bar, but you need to get there early as you can't book, good beers, good food and good service.More

Thank Andrew S
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping into Richardson's Tavern recently and sampling our locally-inspired menu of tavern specialties complemented by our terrific assortment of unusual Vermont craft beers! Our beer menu in particular rotates frequently, and always highlights the best local brews, beers often not available outside...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice resturant. Nice atmosphere. The food was very good. We had the Shepard's pie. I gave it 4 stars because the gave you a salad with your entree on the same dish the pie was on. The plate was so hot that the salad...More

Thank KRP51
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your thoughts about dinner in Richardson's Tavern! I am sorry to hear of your experience with the wilted salad and have shared your feedback with our culinary team so they can do everything in their power to make our guests’ experiences...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

hidden inside the Woodstock inn, recently redone , is a simple bar with a very good menu in a very nice setting. Not tons of seats and not a typical bar atmosphere but a very nice quiet location to have a nice choice of dining...More

1  Thank peter a
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for joining us for dinner in Richardson's Tavern recently and sharing your memories! We are delighted to be able to offer both the more intimate Tavern and the casual fine dining atmosphere in The Red Rooster and like to think that between the...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We loved the Amazing Cheese Fondue! Fish and chips was the best I have had. Extraordinary service. Atmosphere was not rushed and we loved the relaxing dinner we had.More

1  Thank Linda C
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you for choosing Richardson's Tavern at The Woodstock Inn & Resort for a recent evening outing and recounting the adventure. Thanks especially for mentioning the freshness and quality of our cuisine: it’s hard to imagine people flocking to land-locked Vermont for the best seafood...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

The Tavern was a relaxing setting for a delicious meal and conversation. Excellent service. Best meal we had in Woodstock.More

1  Thank RoseofSanAntonio
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for visiting Richardson's Tavern recently for a nice, convivial dinner and sharing your impressions! We are delighted to be able to offer both the casual, intimate Richardson's Tavern and the somewhat more modern fine-dining experience in The Red Rooster, and to celebrate the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Six of us visited on a Tuesday night. Reservations are not allowed (but they are in the more formal dining room also on the same floor in the inn). We were told in the afternoon that the wait might be 15-20 minutes for our anticipate...More

Thank BobHLeverett
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for dining with your group at Richardson's Tavern recently and sharing your impressions. We are happy to be able to offer both he casual pub-style atmosphere of The Tavern and a more refined experience and menu in our Red Rooster restaurant. I’m glad...More

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Barbara K
6 October 2018|
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Response from RCR-VT | Property representative |
Thank you so much for this great question, and I apologize for being so very slow in responding. We do not accept reservations at Richardson's Tavern, and we expect to be very busy on the weekend of Dec. 7-9 because pf... More
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procmom
7 March 2016|
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Response from RCR-VT | Property representative |
Thank you for thinking of us, and for the great question! We don't' accept in Richardson's Tavern, although it does get busy in the evenings, especially on weekends! the atmosphere is very convivial and comfortable, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091-1283
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: +1 802-457-6671
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Woodstock Inn & Resort
Description
The essence of Vermont and flavor-driven small plates are paired with a bar featuring local craft brews and spirits at Richardson's Tavern. A relaxed atmosphere invites warm conversation and friendly company among friends and family. Dine al fresco on the porch in the warmer months or sink into the oversized lounge chairs fireside for a casual drink or meal.
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