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40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
+1 802-496-6856
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cassoulet” (28 reviews)
“meatballs” (18 reviews)
“prunes” (6 reviews)
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Italian, French, European
$$ - $$$
40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
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Reviewed 6 days ago

They serve other food in addition to the pasta that we ate. Also had full bar. The owner came by our table after we were finished with our meal to make sure everything was okay.

Thank runrex
Reviewed 1 week ago

Peasant was recommended to us by our hosts, and they were right. Interesting menu, delicious food, friendly and attentive staff. The chef tries to stop by every table. Reservations are strongly recommended, even mid-week.

Thank Globetrotter613
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually visited Peasant two nights out of four. Food wAs excellent. Staff was attentive and friendly.

Thank 849sandy18
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our first time at Peasant and we will certainly go back again. The food was delicious, staff friendly, nice atmosphere and they had a decent wine list too. Good to have a reservation especially during ski season.

Thank PMRichard2015
Reviewed June 13, 2018

We were at Peasant on a Monday night. Surprisingly busy there. My husband and I really enjoyed our dinner, so tasty! He had the shrimp and I had chicken ragout that was fantastic. Wonderful flavor. And the prunes with mascarpone for dinner were great! I...More

Thank Joanie663
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We are staying a a good friends cabin just up the mountain and he recommended this place for dinner. The place is very nice but not stuffy, comfortable with a nice friendly staff. The chef/owner stopped to talk and as we left he thanked us...More

1  Thank backhoe409
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Joined big family group to celebrate my dad's birthday and found the people at the restaurant to be very accomodating. Everyone loved their meals, though they didn't have a kids menu for our little ones. The menu is small with a few specials added each...More

Thank grizzrocker
Reviewed February 15, 2018

We were pleasantly surprised to discover this popular spot located in the heart of Waitsfield along with the "farm to table" comfort food inspired menu. We were equally as happy to have wonderful service from Colleen, who was also very knowledgeable about gluten free diets....More

Thank MandB56
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We didn’t have a reservation but were lucky to find seats at the bar. Delicious meal w European flair, served piping hot. Loved the risotto and lamb ragout. Lovely wine selection.

Thank H5a
Reviewed October 25, 2017

My wife and I spent a week in the Mad River Valley. On the recommendation of our innkeeper we made a reservation at the Peasant. The atmosphere was quiet and relaxed. We both had excellent meals. While a little higher cost than most the meals...More

Thank Rand R
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Bonnie S
August 20, 2016|
Response from ca492 | Property representative |
Unfortunately the State ofVermont does not allow any private alcohol to be opened in any establishment that is in possession of a liquor license.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Bridge St, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6033
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-6856
  • E-mail
Rustic French and Italian
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