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The Free Range

90 The Cmn, Chester, VT 05143-8323
+1 802-875-3346
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“coconut soup” (12 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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90 The Cmn, Chester, VT 05143-8323
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place to have lunch on a rainy Saturday afternoon. The Free Range has a wonderful menu and an outstanding cocktail selection including Barr Hill Gin that is a local favorite. The food is positively excellent. Try the chicken sandwich with...More

1  Thank Voiceover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gem of a restaurant. Chef Jason's class of food is from the finest a major like NYC can offer, yet if you just want plain ole Fish N Chips, a Burger or the like, its on the menu. ring the kids if...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Chester to buy fabric and decided to have brunch. This was a pleasant and unexpected surprise. We had a lovely view of the Chester Common with its pretty old homes on the bright porch. The service was great and quick. We enjoyed...More

1  Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Grilled cheese and soup on the first day that felt like fall. Sandwich is great squash soup for Pat was good my soup ( chicken I think) was fair to poor Maple cocktail was great. Service very good knowledgeable waitress. Bread could have been better...More

Thank Edsalldw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to The Free Range in October 2018. It was within walking distance of our B&B which was nice. We did not have long to wait for seating even though we did not have a reservation. After we were seated, it took a little...More

Thank Adventurer796642
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not have reservations but the manager accommodated us and he was very friendly. The food was excellent and well prepared. If you ever have a chance to stop by for a great dinner you will not be sorry. I highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank mamalou811
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Three couples from Minnesota were in Chester and hungry for dinner. The Free Range was highly recommended from our B&B hosts at the Inn Victoria, just a short walk away. Our waitress was a former chef, and I have never experienced waitstaff that was able...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Been going to Free Range for a few years, it was always a good place for a nice meal, friendly owner and staff. Went last night, the waitress was covered with piercings and tattoos, tried to over-sell us everything from discounted wine to the cheese...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We had a short wait because it was busy but food was fresh, innovative and delicious. Drinks were delicious. Such a special place for families, couples or groups of friends.

Thank wannabeislander1232
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We went with friends for an early dinner. The special salmon sounded delicious but unfortunately they were out of it by 6 pm. The service was lovely, they were really trying. The food got mixed reviews, burgers and chicken sandwiches were overdone with soggy fries....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 The Cmn, Chester, VT 05143-8323
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-875-3346
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