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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
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • 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 1 week ago

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

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

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 31 August 2018

I had a fantastic crab cake dinner. I asked the chef to substitute broccoli for the fries and it was a perfect dinner for me. The drinks are great also. It is hard to decide between Richardson Tavern at Woodstock and the Red Rooster. Both...More

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

Thanks for joining us in Richardson's Tavern recently while staying at The Woodstock Inn & Resort, to wind down and enjoy a delicious casual dinner. The Tavern Is a perfect spot and I’m glad our team was able to accommodate your wishes. We look forward...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at The Woodstock Inn & Resort at the end of May, 2018. We had dinner in the tavern the first night of our stay. We ate inside, the atmosphere is very nice. The food was delicious! The service was friendly & professional. We...More

2  Thank Meehanlane
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for the nice review of your dinner in Richardson's Tavern on the first night of your stay back in May. We’re glad you enjoyed it enough to return for a second visit and look forward to more when you visit again. All our...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

The Tavern provides dining options. I enjoyed cocktails and dessert in the old world charm bar. The staff are fantastic and even though they might not be serving you, go the extra mile to say hello.More

3  Thank bestfamilyadventures
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for stopping int Richardson's Tavern while staying with us at The Woodstock Inn & Resort recently and reporting on the experience! Our pastry team does a wonderful job, creating seasonal dessert menus that feature the flavors of New England while putting innovative twists...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

This place is cute with a balcony for people to eat outdoors. If you go early, there are quite a few families with small children. Food was good with very good service. It was quite crowded, but did not feel rushed.More

4  Thank guest049
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you so much for joining us in Richardson's Tavern for dinner while staying at The Woodstock Inn & Resort recently. The beautiful deck outside The Tavern is a wonderful place to enjoy the evening breeze and the very tranquil pace of life on a...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The rolls are plain and room temp. The “take out”stir fry app was good but not outstanding. The seafood soup was great as was the tomato broth. The fish and chips had perfectly prepared fresh Atlantic haddock and Old Bay seasoned French fries. I asked...More

2  Thank phmokda
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for joining us in Richardson's Tavern recently and he nice, concise review! I am pleased to learn you enjoyed the seafood stew; that dish has been on the menu for over nine years, longer than anything else, and continues to please! The saffron-infused...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I arrived at 8:45 on a Friday night. The restaurant is open until 10pm. It looked roughly half empty, so we figured we were in luck. (The restaurant does not take reservations.) We were wrong. Upon asking for a table for 2,...More

1  Thank cttraveler589
RCR-VT, Guest Relations Manager at Richardson Tavern at the Woodstock Inn & Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for sharing this very distressing account of what was undoubtedly a very unpleasant experience for you and your wife. I am aghast that anyone would receive this kind of “welcome” anywhere on our property, regardless of when they visit or how bust we...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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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