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Pauline's

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1834 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, VT 05403-7722 (Allen Road)
+1 802-862-1081
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Hurley, New York
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals we have ever had anywhere, and we have had many excellent meals. Excellent service, delicious food, beautifully presented and just about perfectly prepared. We had to remind each other not to lick the plates, even though the sauces were peerless. Entrees range between about $20 and about $30, so three of us ate very well... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a day of brewery hopping in Burlington, my fiancé and and I stayed at the Holiday Inn express in south burlington. After checking in the front desk woman suggested we try Pauline's for dinner. Upon looking at the menu and pulling into the restaurant I was expecting pub style pub. Incorrect! We had a very enjoyable, fine dining style,... More 

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Vermont
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The experience did not disappoint. I really do appreciate that they remained open. The food was good, the atmosphere perfect for the evening, and the service was friendly.

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We ate dinner at Paulines which we visited several years ago and it's just as good as it was. It's a small intimate restaurant with a great menu. The Vermont cheese sampler appetizer is one of our favorites, in addition to our main dishes. Check it out.

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Nyc
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Four of us were staying at a nearby hotel and enjoyed the short walk to the restaurant. Somehow we were not expecting much but had a pleasant surprise. All four of us were very pleased with our diverse dinner choices we all returned the next night for dinner and we were all again equally pleased.

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Plattsburgh, New York
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151 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I recently had lunch with a friend here, for his birthday. The restaurant itself is particularly cosy in the enclosed porch. This is the preferred place to eat. The menu is varied and offers many delicious alternatives. I had a lovely curry tomato bisque and a salad with Cajun chicken, shredded carrots and beets and blue cheese crumbles. My guest... More 

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Zanesville, Ohio
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

From the outside the restaurant looks more like someone's home and parking is somewhat limited. The inside is very nice and cozy. The best part is the food. The menu has several unusual but tempting offers, which makes the selection difficult. Everything we had tasted very good and we would return over and over if we lived in the area.

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Niantic, Connecticut
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Last night, after traveling from Connecticut to Vermont for five hours to attend an anniversary luncheon, we opted for an early dinner in the area, never realizing that during the "foliage season" reservations are a must. When we learned there were no tables available, we offered to sit at the bar and the server Kevin readily agreed. We then met... More 

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Thank Yankeefans95
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My husband & I are visiting the area for the first time and decided to check out Pauline's for an early dinner! There were mixed reviews, so we were a little hesitant! I must say, overall we were pleasantly surprised! Our server was sweet & friendly! Everything was served fairly quickly and the food was very fresh and delicious! We... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We enjoyed a delicious dinner at Pauline's. The location is convenient. Service was a little slow on the busy Saturday night. Atmosphere was relaxing so we did not mind. Would suggest reservations. Popovers are not to be missed!

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1834 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, VT 05403-7722
    (Allen Road)
  • Public Transportation: The restaurant is serviced by the local public bus line which stops at the intersection of Allen and Shelburne Roads.
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  South Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-862-1081

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