Romantic Dining at The Dorset Inn

Open Table Winner Diner's Choice | Dorset InnAll of us here love food and enjoy sharing that with you. The warm and welcoming ambiance of the historic red dining room, and the cozy New England tavern, near Manchester VT, allows guests to relax and enjoy the food, the wine, and the friendly Southern VT hospitality. As a member of Vermont Fresh Network, we support as many local farms and businesses as possible, and our food includes the freshest ingredients. Our cuisine is uncomplicated, and bistro-style. It demonstrates classic culinary techniques and traditions, with regional Southern Vermont influences. To showcase Vermont’s four unique seasons, the menu changes frequently.

Dinner served nightly from 5:30. – 9:00 pm. Dress is casual in the Tavern and business casual in the Dining Room. Check out the menu here.

Check out our sister restaurant Barrows House serving dinner Wednesday – Saturday beginning at 5:30 pm.

The inn serves Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.  Holidays adhere to different serving schedules and some holidays feature special menus.

Breakfast is served daily 8 am – 10 am to house guests. Check our menu here.

Brunch is served on Weekends from 11:30AM ~ 2PM. Check our menu here.

We always welcome reservations and recommend them during weekends and peak periods.

The Vermont Fresh Network builds innovative partnerships among farmers, chefs and consumers to strengthen Vermont’s agriculture. A strong farm economy creates local jobs, provides nutritious food and preserves the close-knit communities of our state. The Inn’s partnerships with local farmers allow us to create a diverse and unique menu that features only the freshest local meats & produce available.