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Amuse - CLOSED

70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452-3383
+1 802-764-1489
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
28 Apr 2014
“remember having great meal”
4 Mar 2014
Restaurant Hours
All hours
American, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452-3383
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41 - 50 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 20 January 2013 via mobile

Had an amazing "Amusing Hour" from 5-6pm that impressed us so much we asked to be put on a waiting list for the Chef's table in case someone didn't show up (you have to make reservations for this culinary treat 24 hours in advance). As...More

Thank ellebee1009
Reviewed 20 January 2013

On our last 2night stay we got the opportunity to try the amusing hour and were thrilled, educated and tasted delicious local gourmet treats

Thank Glenna M
Reviewed 17 January 2013

We were at the essex and had our dinner here for the duration of our stay. The staff are great. Very helpful and friendly. Food was delish. Hubby loves the lobster risotto. Food however can be a bit pricey though.

Thank Phat_doodles
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Ok if you’re in the Burlington area, don’t miss this! Each night at 5pm they have what’s called “Amuse Hour” basically a sampling of appetizers for $10. I have been to some places and spent $10 on ONE of these samples but here they give...More

Thank Trimada
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Had the most amazing breakfast - Surf and Turf with Eggs! I have always enjoyed steak and eggs for breakfast. But this time, my wife and I both had the surf and turf breakfast - Steak, lobster and eggs. WOW! Amazing is the best way...More

Thank Heinzter
Reviewed 29 December 2012 via mobile

Hostess services were below expectations. We were advised our table was not ready and were asked to wait. So we asked if we may hang up our coats and she just pointed at the closet rather than offering to take them for us. Then we...More

Thank MissSailorJ
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The food was phenominal , breakfast in bed was perfect,an all american breakfast for me. Dinner was ribeye steak with potatoe cake and carrots DELICIOUS, what else can I say, enjoyed all the food selections.

Thank roxy32164
Reviewed 5 November 2012

If you want an adventure in dining go to Amuse. We were service amuse bouche and our waiter was amazing. The food is unique - but so good. My filet mignon could be cut with a fork. I did not eat the bone marrow offering...More

Thank 2ManageVets
Reviewed 5 November 2012

food not hot okay flavor waitress was clearly hungover price good if food had been hot pastries at checkin for purchase were great!

Thank jadstrim
Reviewed 9 October 2012

I had breakfast at the Amuse for 2 mornings. The first morning, I ordered 3 eggs sunny side up, bacon, potatoes, toast, orange juice, and coffee. Unfortunately, I never received my order. I could not locate my waitress, so I decided to go to the...More

1  Thank William S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452-3383
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 802-764-1489
  • E-mail
Amuse offers sophisticated dining in a casual restaurant atmosphere. Our menu draws inspiration from the finest local, seasonal ingredients, provided by the region's finest purveyors and harvested from our own organic gardens. We take great care in preparing your selection, to highlight the textures and flavors inherent to each element. Reservations are suggested.
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