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Rustic Roots

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195 Falls Rd, Shelburne, VT 05482
+1 802-985-9511
09:00 - 15:00
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Wed - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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York, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found Rustic Roots on Trip Advisor when we realised we couldn't eat sunday brunch at the nearby Inn at Shelburne Farms as we hadn't made a reservation. I'm very pleased that we made that mistake as Rustic Roots provided the best breakfast of our entire holiday. There was about an hour's wait when we arrived, so we had a... More 

Thank Teppin
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going to visit Shelburne Vt, then stop in at rustic roots for breakfast or lunch. They describe themselves as a craft eatery which I think is an accurate description. The offerings are unique and delicious. The popovers with herb butter are a must. My kids loved the baked carmel apple pancake. This is a small location and... More 

Thank BeesOnTheWater
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I've been to this restaurant for breakfast and was looking forward to having dinner. My date and I had roasted pork, baked apples, roasted root vegetables and purée of sweet potato. Excellent service and delicious food.

Thank Eileen B
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious and quaint breakfast place in Vermont. I Recommend it and will return! We did wait for over an hour but they will call when table becomes ready so you can do other things.

Thank Saucey94
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My daughter and I had a great meal at Rustic Roots! It is a cozy house right on Falls Road with great food and a friendly atmosphere! We had Salmon Waldorf salad and Wild Mushroom Risotto - YUM!

Thank Elizabeth K
Burlington, Vermont
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have enjoyed a fabulous brunch at Rustic Roots. Service was excellent! It is a tiny and cozy restaurant in Shelburne Village. The food is fresh and delicious. The seared Ahi Tuna Salad is fantastic and so are the Eggs Benedict. The Honeyed Goat Cheese and Walnut Crepe is amazing! Reservations are recommended!

Thank Mybina
Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I was traveling with a friend in Vermont and our first stop after picking up a rental car at the Burlington airport was the little restaurant with a menu that so creative and that excites your tastebuds. The menu changes with the seasons but definitely try the Seasonal Soup. An amazing butternut squash bisque was my choice with a Roasted... More 

Thank MommaTravel
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
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103 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were just leaving our tour group to do a road trip with other friends, and found this gem. It was rainy, and this place was warm, cozy, with a fun welcoming staff. We had to wait (5-10 min only) for a table, as there were 4 of us and it's a small place, but the waitress got us a... More 

Thank Peggy M
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious. Everything was fresh and perfect. A meal for taking photos, but we didn't. Popovers were so yummy. Sausage fresh and crisped to perfection. Homefries were perfectly crispy and tender and hot. Service prompt and lovely. Eggs...yum. Soup...perfect.

Thank Charlotte W
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Wonderful, creative food made with care by talented, young, enthusiastic staff. We enjoyed dinner, returned for lunch and got the daily quiche to go for the flight home. Loved It!

Thank gsdesign

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 22
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Falls Rd, Shelburne, VT 05482
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Shelburne
  • Phone Number: +1 802-985-9511

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