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North state road 7, Middlebury, VT
+1 802-453-6309
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a lovely spot - midway between Middleburg and Burlington. We spent time talking with one of the two owners and others on staff in the afternoon over cocktails and wandering out to enjoy the grounds. Dinner was excellent, as was the service - there really was nothing lacking. Our room was comfortable, retaining the feel of an old... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Tourterelle could not be more charming. A group of us had dinner there after a day of meetings on a cold and rainy evening. There service and the setting were warm and friendly. There is a great selection of entrees -- I had the grilled octopus, which was delicious. Also the Tourterelle salad was large and tasty!

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Strasbourg, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

If you are in the mood for a lovely french dinner visit Tourterelle in New Haven, Vt. There is a lovely inn that is home to a French bistro. It was one of the best French meals that we have had since our return to the states. Each course was carefully prepared with fresh local ingredients. The wine list was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

We decided to go here on a whim when we were staying in middlebury and arrived on a Saturday evening to fin the car park full. I was not optimistic that we would get in without a reservation but we did, although we did have to eat at the bar - not a problem and it made it possible to... More 

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huntington, wv
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Beautiful setting, interesting menu--much larger than I imagined, and totally full the night we went. I had the daily pasta special, and while it was good, it was far from great--not really much flavor. But everyone else's meals were amazing, and the setting couldn't be better. About 10 minute drive from Middlebury

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Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

After hearing for many years about the fine reputation of Tourterelle from a restaurateur friend whom we polled for his favorite restaurant, we finally visited Tourterelle in early September. Christine promptly returned my phone reservation message, and was quick and eager to accommodate my special dessert request for a member of our party with a dietary restriction. We were 5... More 

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Middlebury, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner in their restaurant/inn setting overlooking the Green Mountains. The ownership and staff’s attention to detail and graciousness made for a delightful evening. The signature attention of the Chef was present from the innovative cocktails to the French desserts (beignets and terrines). Our choice of appetizers (oysters), salads (Tourterelle) and entrees (Bouillabaisse and Vegetarian Tartiflette) were... More 

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Hancock, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

We had a lovely dinner here. The setting is beautiful with terrific views of fields and the Green Mountains. We shared the potato croquettes which were as good as anything I've had in Spain or Portugal (where I ordered them every chance I had). My wife had the Bouillabaisse and I had the pork steak. Both were excellent. Thawing list... More 

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Ferrisburgh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went and had an incredible dinner. I eat out often and have been to all the restaurants in the area and beyond. This really was a treat. The atmosphere was excellent, staff couldn't have been better and the food was excellent. We were also pleasantly surprised that our bill was reasonable for what we experienced.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2014

In the Middlebury area there are limited options but a few very good ones. However having been to most of them Tourterelle continues to be my favorite. This is where I always take visitors, speakers at the College and friends. We have never been disappointed. The place aims for a French Country Inn environment and succeeds. It is a comfortable... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, International
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North state road 7, Middlebury, VT
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Middlebury
  • Phone Number: +1 802-453-6309

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